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Gettin' the AS ready to use!

Posted Today at 01:31 PM by geekgrrrl
So we brought it (him? her? only the 'personality' of it will determine that for me....) home.... and spent the first week cleaning it out, vacuuming, unscrewing the interior gaucho bed, etc. Tore out all of the shelf lining, cleaned the refrigerator, (and after finding out brand new ones are available for $16 apiece) got rid of the horrific old light lenses, ordered LEDs, etc.

First rain of the season.... our floor is soaked up front! Discovered the exterior trim band is not riveted...
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Featured blog entry from Bill M.

How much weight do you carry?

Posted 12-14-2014 at 11:15 AM by Bill M.
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Newer trailers probably gained weight by being wider, having a heavier frame, and maybe being longer for the same nominal length. The also have some nice but heavy cabinet work and probably heavier appliances.

I was actually surprised at how light compared to GVW my 25' trailer is when loaded to go. Hitched and on the road loaded we have 5600 lbs on the trailer axles and 800 lbs added to the truck for a total of 6300 against a GVW of 6800 lbs. I do have the generator, the spare
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