Looking for FGRV with RV hookups to FT in at campgrounds. - Page 3 - Fiberglass RV

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 04-10-2015, 07:13 PM   #29
Senior Member
honda03842's Avatar
Name: Norm and Ginny
Trailer: Scamp 16
Posts: 7,350
Electric heat and frozen water

Originally Posted by Monica M View Post
I try and keep to warmer temps, but I have spent one night here and there boondocking in +18 degree weather. My 16' scamp did fine. The water did freeze but damaged nothing, I did have ice hanging out of my faucet though. I have never stayed in cold temps for long.

My advice, whatever you choose, if you have electric hook ups, save money on propane by using an electric heater. I just can't see spending all that money on propane when you can buy and electric heater for $25.
We seek electric hookups in cold weather. We got a small electric heater for $10 at Walmart. However the only thing we use when sleeping is a twin sized electric blanket.

We find if there is no pressure on the pipes when they freeze there is enough expansion room to handle the freeze without breaking.

Like you we absolutely avoid extended periods of freezing though it happens.

Norm and Ginny

2014 Honda Odyssey
1991 Scamp 16
honda03842 is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Question About 15amp & 30amp Hookups Seth and Desiree Electrical | Charging, Systems, Solar and Generators 22 07-12-2014 02:51 AM
S. Calif. sites needed w/hookups for possible rally in April 2012 RRIZZO Camping, Campout Reports 12 02-13-2012 05:12 PM
Two Remote Campgrounds in CA Lisa M. Camping, Campout Reports 4 06-30-2009 11:42 PM
FOUND: Looking, Looking, Looking 13 ft. - need right price Carolyn Eck Wanted: Molded Fiberglass Travel Trailers 2 07-21-2007 09:22 AM
Aux gas can hookups jrnutpaul Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 8 11-18-2005 06:44 AM

» Upcoming Events
No events scheduled in
the next 465 days.
» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:26 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.