Trippin’ Engle’s Communication Setup Communication with others has improved tremendously in the past decade, especially for gypsies like us. Staying in touch while on the road During the first month and a half of our travels Christine and I will be traveling in separate vehicles. Our primary method to communicate will be using our cell phones
RV Solar, Lithium Battery Upgrades and a Fix-it Day The RV has a Name and a “Fix-it” day Our 2008 Winnebago Journey has a Name Naming a vehicle may seem silly. It is another one of the ‘human nature’ things that I mention from time to time. For thousands of years humans routinely name their
Cool Shades – RV Quickshades Unboxing and Review Our (new to us) 2008 Winnebago Journey has curtains on the interior of the front windshield, the pilot’s side and the co-pilot/door. While the curtains are good at blocking light and some heat, you can’t see out of them. Shades for your RV windshield are used to
VIAIR 400P RV Air Compressor The Unboxing and Review of the VIAIR 400P RV Air Compressor: Unboxing You may wonder why we are looking at purchasing an air compressor when our rig already has one built-in. There are a couple of reasons why we decided to buy the VIAIR 400P Air Compressor. First when we
Surge Protection, Voltage Regulator or both? Are you protected? We have visited many RV parks over the years and never worried too much about poor quality electricity. That is when our mode of transportation was a Volkswagen Vanagon or our antique Prowler trailer. Neither of these had much in terms of electronics that could be damaged
Repairs Complete – Camping Trip #2 coming up My gosh, after purchasing the RV in August I thought we would have been out camping at least once month. Here in November we are almost ready for camping trip #2 now that we have completed our RV Repairs. Sacramento Truck Center Freightliner Oasis service center in
Where’s the RV? We purchased our Winnebago Journey from La Mesa RV on August 9th. The ‘prep’ was completed and we picked it up on August 25th and that weekend we took it out camping. This was our ‘shake down’ trip because we have a 15 day warranty from La Mesa on several major components.
Are we making the right decision? We visited La Mesa RV in Davis, California and got all excited with the smell of new RVs. You know that smell, don’t you? The exciting smell of money and fresh carpet, along with thoughts of life on the road again. We could taste being on the road!