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Daily Archives: November 2, 2017

Google Maps can find your next rest stop

There are lots of apps that can tell you where the rest stops are, but they don’t know where you’re going. It can be...

Differences between towable, motorhome and car tires

RV Tire Safety with RV tire expert Roger Marble This is a summary of a discussion I had on an RV Forum on tire pressure...

Kidde recalls 40 million fire extinguishers

  November 2, 2017: United States Consumer Product Safety Commission: Kidde Recalls Fire Extinguishers with Plastic Handles Due to Failure to Discharge and Nozzle...

RV and RV-related recalls for October 2017

Here is our monthly summary of RV recalls for October 2017 and related equipment we feel are of interest to our readers. This information...

Reader’s Recipe: Linda’s Healthy Nut Bars

By Emily Woodbury STAFF WRITERBeing an avid hiker, I'm always on the lookout for tasty, healthy snack options to get me up those big...

RVing to the stars – McDonald Observatory, West Texas

By Chris Fellows, Serenity Mobile Observatory RVing to the stars – Visiting an astronomical destination: McDonald Observatory I am starting another recurring theme with this article,...

Is Good Sam giving away free memberships? Appears so. . .

By Chuck Woodbury EDITOR In last week's newsletter, Issue 817, I asked if you had ever received a complimentary membership to the Good Sam...

Do you keep your gray tank open or closed when hooked up?

When you have full hookups, do you normally leave the valve to your gray water holding tank (sink and shower water) open? Or do...
RV Electricity

RV Electricity – Electric space heater safety, Part 1

By Mike SokolThis is a special two-part article on a topic that's not only seasonal, it's very important to your safety, both in your...

Under-cabinet-mounted Mini Food Processor and Coffee Grinder

By Bob DifleyThe wise and efficient use of space in an RV is something to consider whenever adding an item to your list of...

Is Walmart ‘camping’ doomed?

By Chuck Woodbury EDITORIt's only a matter of time, in my opinion, before Walmart pulls the plug on free overnight stays in its parking...

Thor recalls some 2017-2018 motorhomes for label issue

Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Challenger, Axis, Chateau, Four Winds, Hurricane, Miramar, Palazzo, Tuscany, Vegas, Venetian, and Windsport motorhomes. The cargo...