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Forum: Camping, Campout Reports 10-18-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 25
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Posted By jerrybob
Moon heck....I want to camp on the sun. I plan...

Moon heck....I want to camp on the sun. I plan to go at night when it's cooler. Speaking of the moon.....they have a great restaurant there....great food but no atmosphere. Happy trails!
Forum: Camping, Campout Reports 10-17-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 119
Posted By jerrybob
I have not had this experience but a few years...

I have not had this experience but a few years ago....some close friends visited Iceland and stayed in a "Bubble" room. They said it was incredible.....looking up at the stars all night. The...
Forum: Camping, Campout Reports 10-17-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 908
Posted By jerrybob
I hope the new companies in the National Parks...

I hope the new companies in the National Parks have self check in at the gates and in all of their food trucks and gift shops....you know....like the big box stores are doing. We can eliminate all...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 10-14-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,021
Posted By jerrybob
Hope your Monday is great Kai....remember....It's...

Hope your Monday is great Kai....remember....It's always darkest before the dawn. So if you're going to steal your neighbor's newspaper, that's the time to do it. Have fun!
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 10-13-2019, 10:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,021
Posted By jerrybob
That's true Kai...but remember.....one-seventh of...

That's true Kai...but remember.....one-seventh of your life is spent on Mondays. :)
Forum: General Chat 10-09-2019, 08:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 583
Posted By jerrybob
70 mph with a trailer......that's moving! Ya...

70 mph with a trailer......that's moving! Ya gotta do what you gotta do......way to fast for me....60 mph tops for me.....like to relax...see the sights....not in a hurry. Hope you had fun.....safe...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 10-09-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,404
Posted By jerrybob
If you are handy and have the time...you can do...

If you are handy and have the time...you can do this repair...see video below. A boat shop can also repair as others have said. Good luck.

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Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 10-08-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,021
Posted By jerrybob
Too bad you can't ask the dead guy why he...

Too bad you can't ask the dead guy why he installed that pipe.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 10-07-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 677
Posted By jerrybob
You can replace them anytime but dry/warmer days...

You can replace them anytime but dry/warmer days make it easier on you...the rivet doesn't care. Good luck.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 10-02-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,188
Posted By jerrybob
It's magic Glenn. Like I said....some folks say...

It's magic Glenn. Like I said....some folks say these do not work. They do....have been using it for years....my trailer stays dry and moisture free all winter long....I like not having to check or...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 10-01-2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,188
Posted By jerrybob
These work great....been using one for years in...

These work great....been using one for years in our trailers and before that....a boat. We live in very wet country....I have one of these plugged in during the whole winter when trailer is in...
Forum: Towing, Hitching, Axles and Running Gear 09-30-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,353
Posted By jerrybob
Truckers use moly grease on their fifth...

Truckers use moly grease on their fifth wheels.....seems to work very well and debris is not an issue. Lots of good suggestions out there......whatever works is a good solution.
Forum: Towing, Hitching, Axles and Running Gear 09-28-2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,353
Posted By jerrybob
I use a dab of Timken auto bearing grease on all...

I use a dab of Timken auto bearing grease on all my rigs.....work great. I keep a tub of it in my shop for carriages, wagons and trailer bearings. When camping....I simply put a plastic baggy over...
Forum: Jokes, Stories & Tall Tales 09-28-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,448
Posted By jerrybob
God bless the queen....love a happy ending!!! ...

God bless the queen....love a happy ending!!! Can't wait for the movie! LOL!
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 09-27-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,062
Posted By jerrybob
I have a car trailer with ramps....I have used...

I have a car trailer with ramps....I have used the ramps on steep driveways to prevent bottoming out the trailer....works great. Someone above suggested 2x6's....would work as well. Good luck.
Forum: Jokes, Stories & Tall Tales 09-27-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,448
Posted By jerrybob
Especially if you have two 65+ lb dogs who like...

Especially if you have two 65+ lb dogs who like the water.....have fun...be safe. :D
Forum: Jokes, Stories & Tall Tales 09-26-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,448
Posted By jerrybob
I agree.....time to throw in the towel.....get on...

I agree.....time to throw in the towel.....get on with life and the washing.
Forum: Jokes, Stories & Tall Tales 09-25-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,448
Posted By jerrybob
Sorry to hear Mike....must be very agitating to...

Sorry to hear Mike....must be very agitating to loose such a friend....your head must be just spinning...RIP May.
Forum: General Chat 09-25-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,631
Posted By jerrybob
Some good advice above....my preference....get as...

Some good advice above....my preference....get as much power as you can afford. I tow our Casita with a 2003 2500 Chevy 4x4 with a 6.0 engine and a 4.10 rear end. Can't even tell the trailer is...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 09-15-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,764
Posted By jerrybob
If anybody is interested....I will sell our 2011...

If anybody is interested....I will sell our 2011 Casita SD for $35,000. It is a good little trailer....not many upgrades but good tires and it is white. Will deliver for $5,000. LOL!
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 09-13-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,764
Posted By jerrybob
Some good advice above.....anything is possible...

Some good advice above.....anything is possible if you have the time, money and knowledge....just depends on you. I rebuild 19th century horse drawn vehicles....did a 1892 wagon a couple years...
Forum: Hi, I am.... 09-08-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,477
Posted By jerrybob
Even with good maintenance, I've never had a...

Even with good maintenance, I've never had a stick built trailer not leak. Our Casita does not leak.....simple as that. The other plus of fiberglass.....you will be the coolest camper in the...
Forum: Care and Feeding of Molded Fiberglass Trailers 09-04-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,809
Posted By jerrybob
My two cents....price seems high for what you are...

My two cents....price seems high for what you are getting. Take a look at the classified section here on Fiberglass RV....seems you could get a lot more for your money. It will cost thousands of...
Forum: General Chat 09-03-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,483
Posted By jerrybob
I don't think this is a scam....give them your...

I don't think this is a scam....give them your soc. sec number and bank account info. and all will be fine. :rolleyes:
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 07-30-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,604
Posted By jerrybob
I agree Wayne....the battery disconnect is a...

I agree Wayne....the battery disconnect is a great idea. Our trailer is on site here on our property....I keep her plugged in all winter with the battery disconnected. About once a month....I turn...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 07-27-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,595
Posted By jerrybob
I've been changing tires and wheels on...

I've been changing tires and wheels on trucks...cars...trailers....4 wheelers...mowers....tractors for a lot of years....never have added lubrication on the nuts. On some really old vehicles that...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 07-20-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,577
Posted By jerrybob
I took a PVC pipe and strapped in to our back...

I took a PVC pipe and strapped in to our back bumper with heavy duty plastic ties.....at both ends of the pipe....drilled holes to drop down a bolt to prevent the hose from coming out. Very easy to...
Forum: Care and Feeding of Molded Fiberglass Trailers 07-17-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 805
Posted By jerrybob
Rust???? Just call it "patina" and tell folks...

Rust???? Just call it "patina" and tell folks you really like that original look....heck....watch American Pickers....people pay good money for "patina'! LOL!!!
Forum: Towing, Hitching, Axles and Running Gear 07-10-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 754
Posted By jerrybob
Don't need them....after years of experience...my...

Don't need them....after years of experience...my wife knows how to give perfect hand signals when hitchin up.....plus....she's a great cook and fun to talk to. :dance
Forum: General Chat 07-10-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,428
Posted By jerrybob
We love our Casita. One favorite part is pulling...

We love our Casita. One favorite part is pulling into a campground and being totally set up in about 10 minutes....then watching a 35ft. trailer or motor home pull in next to me and take 2 hours to...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 06-12-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,040
Posted By jerrybob
I agree with John....part of our checklist.....we...

I agree with John....part of our checklist.....we always jack the trailer up a few inches and make sure the truck is going up as well. I do this on our Casita and on my car trailer...always. Glad...
Forum: Care and Feeding of Molded Fiberglass Trailers 04-21-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,925
Posted By jerrybob
It magic....LOL! You can read the specs on line...

It magic....LOL! You can read the specs on line Glenn. I can tell you that I've been using this model for years and NEVER have a moisture problem in our trailer. Have used this on several trailers....
Forum: Care and Feeding of Molded Fiberglass Trailers 04-20-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,925
Posted By jerrybob
We've been using this unit for years.....works...

We've been using this unit for years.....works great...no hoses or emptying water. We live in very wet country....80 to 100 inches of rain per year. Our Casita is outside....I plug in this...
Forum: General Chat 04-17-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,418
Posted By jerrybob
Very neat looking but outrageous price.....there...

Very neat looking but outrageous price.....there must be a market or they wouldn't make them. I would just buy a dozen Casita's and leave them in all the campgrounds I enjoy if I had that kind of...
Forum: Towing, Hitching, Axles and Running Gear 04-13-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,174
Posted By jerrybob
Lots of good tow vehicles out there. I believe...

Lots of good tow vehicles out there. I believe bigger is better and don't worry much about gas mileage. We tow our 17ft Casita with a 2003 Chevy 2500HD 4x4 with a Vortec 6.0 engine. I also have the...
Forum: General Chat 03-14-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 36,554
Posted By jerrybob
FYI....came across this on the...

FYI....came across this on the internet....doesn't sound good for those with deposits.

Nearly 50 face losing deposits as Lil Snoozy abruptly closes shop | The Small Trailer Enthusiast...
Forum: General Chat 03-14-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 36,554
Posted By jerrybob
Lawyers are expensive but depending what you are...

Lawyers are expensive but depending what you are out...sometimes worth it. I am aware the article was on bankruptcy.....that's why I posted it. Hope people get their money back but the process will...
Forum: General Chat 03-13-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 36,554
Posted By jerrybob
Sorry to those who paid money....here's some...

Sorry to those who paid money....here's some info.

https://smallbusiness.chron.com/can-business-owes-money-files-bankruptcy-734.html
Forum: General Chat 01-28-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,118
Posted By jerrybob
Laura and Dirk....Yes...pics are welcome. We are...

Laura and Dirk....Yes...pics are welcome. We are open daily year around from 10 to 4. I just added a very old Amish Road Cart the other day....she's a beauty. Hope you visit...safe travels....
Forum: General Chat 01-26-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,118
Posted By jerrybob
The Pacific Northwest is a beautiful place to...

The Pacific Northwest is a beautiful place to visit...you will love it. As others have said....the Oregon coast and Oregon state parks are great. I would also suggest heading North from Astoria on...
Forum: Referrals: Molded Fiberglass Trailers 02-05-2017, 12:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,876
Posted By jerrybob
We bought our Casita off of Craigslist a few...

We bought our Casita off of Craigslist a few years ago. Saw the add....called the guy......went to see the trailer......cut the deal......bought the trailer. Use commonsense on any...
Forum: Jokes, Stories & Tall Tales 02-03-2017, 01:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,205
Posted By jerrybob
Two men went bear hunting. While one stayed in...

Two men went bear hunting. While one stayed in the cabin, the other went out looking for a bear. He soon found a huge bear, shot at it but only wounded it.
The enraged bear charged toward him, he...
Forum: Towing, Hitching, Axles and Running Gear 01-25-2017, 12:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,011
Posted By jerrybob
Why don't you rent a small tent trailer for a...

Why don't you rent a small tent trailer for a weekend......go camping.....get the feel of the trailer and see if you like the camping experience.....have some fun. Probably wouldn't cost much more...
Forum: General Chat 01-19-2017, 12:33 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,895
Posted By jerrybob
Wonder if the people involved read the...

Wonder if the people involved read the instructions on the propane heater? I bet not.......hope they were drinking good whiskey.
Forum: Care and Feeding of Molded Fiberglass Trailers 01-19-2017, 12:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,620
Posted By jerrybob
Still not sure what your plan is??? Are you...

Still not sure what your plan is??? Are you thinking across the entire roof of your Casita? If yes........like others say.......not necessary. Just wax the roof and go camping.
Forum: Care and Feeding of Molded Fiberglass Trailers 01-18-2017, 10:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,620
Posted By jerrybob
I used this product years ago on a rubber roof on...

I used this product years ago on a rubber roof on our old trailer. It worked fine. What are you using it for? All you need to do is wax a Casita roof????
Forum: General Chat 01-08-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,489
Posted By jerrybob
We travel with two dogs. Best solution.....keep...

We travel with two dogs. Best solution.....keep them on a leash at all times. A few years ago.......our dog chased a deer into the woods.....he was gone for 30 minutes and finally came back. ...
Forum: General Chat 01-08-2017, 01:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,416
Posted By jerrybob
Wonder how much they will charge to put a corp....

Wonder how much they will charge to put a corp. logo on a bison in Yellowstone?
Forum: General Chat 01-01-2017, 02:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 967
Posted By jerrybob
Happy New Year to all......celebrate what you...

Happy New Year to all......celebrate what you want to see more of.
Forum: Camping, Campout Reports 01-01-2017, 02:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,007
Posted By jerrybob
Love the story........camping is great. When we...

Love the story........camping is great. When we camp.....no TV.....no PC.....lots of hikes and enjoying the outdoors with our dogs. It just doesn't get much better!
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