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Forum: Airstream Trailer Forums 06-18-2008, 08:30 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 24,821
Posted By claybags
Well, haven't posted for awhile....Have lived...

Well, haven't posted for awhile....Have lived full-time in our 25' Safari since last August while building new digs here in Southern AZ. The charger-power supply unit failed last Sept and was...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-03-2008, 07:57 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,044
Posted By claybags
I think it was 1951, I sat in the Peanut Gallery...

I think it was 1951, I sat in the Peanut Gallery on the Howdy Doody show from New York. Then in first grade, was on a local educational program in Buffalo, NY called "Fun to Learn". Many years later,...
Forum: Member Introductions 01-30-2008, 08:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,536
Posted By claybags
Welcome to the Forum!! We lived aboard a Passport...

Welcome to the Forum!! We lived aboard a Passport 37 for 13 years, cruising 10 of those years... over 50,000 blue water miles under her keel. Living in Southern AZ. now in our 25 Safari FB while...
Forum: Tires 12-09-2007, 10:56 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,004
Posted By claybags
It looks like I have excessive toe-in on the...

It looks like I have excessive toe-in on the front curbside wheel, the one that shows the most wear. I've always checked pressures before going on the road, so I ruled that out. Still need to talk to...
Forum: Tires 12-05-2007, 09:14 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,004
Posted By claybags
There are only straight roads in AZ.:lol: :lol:...

There are only straight roads in AZ.:lol: :lol: Yeah, both sides are funky, but the the curb side is definately worse. I'll check the toe when I get a chance this weekend.

Cheers, Jeff
Forum: Tires 12-04-2007, 12:12 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,004
Posted By claybags
I guess a trip to the AS Doctor is in order. ...

I guess a trip to the AS Doctor is in order.
Thanks everyone...will let you know the diagnosis. Major headache as we are full-timing while building new digs.
Cheers, Jeff
Forum: Tires 12-03-2007, 07:32 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,004
Posted By claybags
Oh you kids....

Got around to getting some pics up. The wear onthe curb side shows most on the outside edge of the tire which ,to me, indicates toe or camber problems. AIIIIIEEEEE!!!!!!!1
Forum: Tires 11-29-2007, 08:28 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,004
Posted By claybags
Thanks for replies thus far! I don't think...

Thanks for replies thus far! I don't think overloading is an issue as we don't have anything unusually heavy aboard on that side. I'll try to post a couple photos if I get a free moment in the next...
Forum: Tires 11-29-2007, 05:43 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,004
Posted By claybags
Uneven tire wear!!

Maybe someone has an answer for this.... The curb side tires on our 2007 25' Safri are wearing at an unusual rapid pace...like there's only a 1/16" of tread left after only 8000 or so miles!!! The...
Forum: Member Introductions 11-11-2007, 09:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,435
Posted By claybags
It really depends on the cat's personality, I...

It really depends on the cat's personality, I reckon. We have dragged our two everywhere. Tried letting them ride up front with us, but they got all freaky with that. It worked when we had a...
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 10-19-2007, 06:20 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 12,841
Posted By claybags
:) I reckon we will go for it now that we are...

:) I reckon we will go for it now that we are full-fledged, licensed Arizonans. I think we better transfer our allegiance to the 4CU from the Northwest also.Just how do I go about doing that?
Have...
Forum: On The Road... 10-08-2007, 09:56 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 17,943
Posted By claybags
Just pulled in from Sedona,AZ where we had...

Just pulled in from Sedona,AZ where we had participated in the Sedona Art Festival. Highlight of the weekend(other than making some $$$$) was meeting Zeppelinium(who also was doing the show) and the...
Forum: General Motorhome Topics 07-24-2007, 10:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,323
Posted By claybags
Imagine this as the TV for Pamela's "new" AS...

Imagine this as the TV for Pamela's "new" AS camper!!!!!! Whyyyyyy.....you would have it ALL!!!!!!!!:lol: :lol: :lol:
Cheers, Jeff
Forum: On The Road... 07-20-2007, 05:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 908
Posted By claybags
Where are you staying in Anacortes? Almost moved...

Where are you staying in Anacortes? Almost moved there a few years ago, but it was just too sleepy a town. Have done the Art Festival for years. If you're still there, it's the 1st weekend in Aug....
Forum: Member Introductions 07-11-2007, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 750
Posted By claybags
Welcome to the forum!!! Lots of info here, and a...

Welcome to the forum!!! Lots of info here, and a great group of folks to share with.
Cheers and welcome again,
Jeff:) :)
Forum: On The Road... 07-06-2007, 08:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,037
Posted By claybags
Thanks Silverback. I will check it out, see what...

Thanks Silverback. I will check it out, see what the commute is like, etc.
Cheers, Jeff
Forum: On The Road... 07-05-2007, 10:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,037
Posted By claybags
southern arizona rv parks

Well...looks like come Aug 15th, we will be heading to the Rio Rico area of Arizona to start alllllll over!!! Any recommendations for rv parks in that area? We will need to stay for3-4 months while I...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 07-04-2007, 11:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,974
Posted By claybags
If the dealer can't find anything, it might just...

If the dealer can't find anything, it might just be throwing a code in error. After all, it is a piece of electronic marvel made by man.
You might check Diesel Place - Duramax Diesel Discussion...
Forum: Brakes & Brake Controllers 06-25-2007, 11:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,774
Posted By claybags
If you haven't passed thru Spokane yet, you might...

If you haven't passed thru Spokane yet, you might give AS of Spokane a call. They're located just off I90...easy off..easy on. 509-534-8599
That's assuming your traveling I90 to Seattle. Give Nick a...
Forum: Member Introductions 06-23-2007, 10:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 856
Posted By claybags
Congrats on the new TOY, and welcome to the...

Congrats on the new TOY, and welcome to the forum. With summer upon us, lotsa' choices for camping in your area!!
Cheers, Jeff
Forum: Airstream "In the News" 06-22-2007, 09:59 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 16,868
Posted By claybags
This show is just AWFUL!!!! These guys do mostly...

This show is just AWFUL!!!! These guys do mostly cosmetic stuff like painting car interiors and trim with spray cans, etc. just like the "house remodels". They could all take lessons from "real" car...
Forum: Hitches, Couplers & Balls 06-21-2007, 10:09 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 9,739
Posted By claybags
The line is soft copper tubing. All you have to...

The line is soft copper tubing. All you have to do is remove the support clips if in the way, and gently pull the line down far enough to clear the bolt!! Each trailer may be a little different, but...
Forum: Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 06-09-2007, 11:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,021
Posted By claybags
Serious short in the wiring....VERY dangerous...

Serious short in the wiring....VERY dangerous situation!!!! You better check it all out before hooking up again. This is NOT normal.
Good luck.
Cheers, Jeff
Forum: Fresh Water Systems 06-04-2007, 08:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,489
Posted By claybags
Try the heat gun. In installing a home run PEX...

Try the heat gun. In installing a home run PEX system( house plumbing ) it's common to use hot water or a heat gun(low setting) to slip the PEX over fittings as it contracts within minutes to it's...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 05-30-2007, 10:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,331
Posted By claybags
Biobor

I used Biobor religiously for the life of my marine diesel(16 years)..over 10,000 hrs when I sold the boat. The engine surveyor said he'd never seen such a sweet running diesel with that many hours...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 05-29-2007, 10:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,331
Posted By claybags
A post script... Mike, I see you live in the...

A post script...
Mike, I see you live in the greater Seattle area. No problem finding a "fuel polishing" outfit there. Check out those yellow pages. Should be 2 or 3 in the Ballard area, as they...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 05-29-2007, 10:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,331
Posted By claybags
I may be off base here, but sounds like you have...

I may be off base here, but sounds like you have a serious microbial growth in your tank..the "black stuff" clogging the filter. This was always a problem with marine diesels. Caused by condensation...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 05-14-2007, 06:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,822
Posted By claybags
I think $2200 is too much! I sold one just like...

I think $2200 is too much! I sold one just like it last year, was 3 years old, got $1600 for it. Brakes, good rubber, side opening doors, side door, etc.
Gotta' wheel and deal on these things. JMO...
Forum: On The Road... 05-14-2007, 10:45 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 19,889
Posted By claybags
black water

Don't know if this is the place...but speaking of "black water". Last month in Page,AZ at the RV park...a rental pulled in next to us and....well, by now you've all probably seen the movie "RV". The...
Forum: Photography 04-30-2007, 06:28 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 13,688
Posted By claybags
lost again!!!!

I told you we shoulda' turned right instead of left....!!!!!

Cheers, Jeff
Forum: Waste Systems, Tanks & Totes 03-21-2007, 10:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,081
Posted By claybags
Try ECO-NOMIC homepage...

Try ECO-NOMIC homepage (http://www.eco-nomic.com). Just about all the info you'll ever need for designing and building a system....but you may want to leave it up to the "experts".
Have fun!!!:) :)...
Forum: Photography 03-19-2007, 10:36 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,772
Posted By claybags
Nikon D2X-12mp Nikon D100- 6mp previous...

Nikon D2X-12mp
Nikon D100- 6mp
previous black boxes included: Canon G2, Canon 1A(2), Shen Hao 4x5, Kodak Pro 14N, numerous pieces of glass(lotsa' paperweights!!LOL) And ALL the peripheral stuff...
Forum: Full-Timing 03-11-2007, 11:26 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,584
Posted By claybags
We lived in Mexico for 18 months and Central and...

We lived in Mexico for 18 months and Central and South America for 4 years. Never had any problems!! A little Spanish goes a long way. We tried not to be typical "Gringo" tourists, and treated others...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-03-2007, 10:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,295
Posted By claybags
There should be a Pink Flamingo glut on the...

There should be a Pink Flamingo glut on the market as soon as the promotion is over. Do you think they will sell for 10 cents on the dollar????:lol: :lol:
Cheers, Jeff
Forum: Member Introductions 03-03-2007, 10:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 936
Posted By claybags
Welcome to the forum!! You're trip is just in...

Welcome to the forum!! You're trip is just in time for the arrival of "warm":lol: weather in Eastern Wa. and Idaho. Maybe some of that snow will now go away.:) :)
Enjoy the new rig.
Cheers, Jeff...
Forum: On The Road... 02-15-2007, 05:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,790
Posted By claybags
12,000 from May 1, 2006 to Dec 31, 2006 Cheers,...

12,000 from May 1, 2006 to Dec 31, 2006
Cheers, Jeff:) :)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 02-12-2007, 09:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 856
Posted By claybags
Thanks

What a group!!! Thanks now and in advance for all the info. I'll be on a photo shoot, so all guides, etc for Antelope have been set up already. This will all take place the 2nd week of April, so...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 02-11-2007, 08:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 856
Posted By claybags
Arizona camping??

Anybody stay at lower Wahweap CG lately, and what's the verdict? We will hit Page, AZ in April to visit Antelope Cyn. and it looks like Lower Wahweap is the place. Any info would be greatly...
Forum: Boondocking 01-27-2007, 10:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 14,358
Posted By claybags
VERY NICE!!!! This will come in handy as we are...

VERY NICE!!!!
This will come in handy as we are relocating to Rio Rico sometime later this year( I think!) All I have to do is build a house, workshop, and a ramada for the Airstream. Oh well, what...
Forum: Commercial Listings 01-05-2007, 06:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,049
Posted By claybags
The floor plan in the add is a 25' Safari. Old...

The floor plan in the add is a 25' Safari. Old plan too as the door opens in the opposite direction( not suicide opening). Interior shots have all stuff in right locations.
Cheers, Jeff:)
Forum: Stella's Kitchen 12-31-2006, 10:56 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 10,473
Posted By claybags
A nice set of custom STONEWARE. I know the weight...

A nice set of custom STONEWARE. I know the weight thingy might be an issue, but.... never liked eating off of plastic. Never broke any in 40,000+ miles of blue water sailing, so... we'll see!!
Oh...
Forum: Member Introductions 12-26-2006, 05:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 849
Posted By claybags
Welcome to the forum and happy holidays from Loon...

Welcome to the forum and happy holidays from Loon Lake, WA. where it is snowing with a vengeance today.
Good luck finding your new toy.
Cheers, Jeff:) :) :)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-14-2006, 12:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,495
Posted By claybags
Neighbor with new SOB.."OH, it's just like...

Neighbor with new SOB.."OH, it's just like ours"...yeah, right!:rolleyes:
Neighbor on other side...."When did you get a new propane tank? That's the biggest one I've ever seen".:D
Cop after...
Forum: 2007 Safari SE 12-14-2006, 12:12 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,559
Posted By claybags
Alright!!! Another happy customer. Looks REAL...

Alright!!! Another happy customer. Looks REAL good. I do like these black tow vehicles. :rolleyes: :rolleyes:
Have a silver holiday and happy camping!
Cheers, Jeff
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-13-2006, 11:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,891
Posted By claybags
I would just let him take it with the $$$$in your...

I would just let him take it with the $$$$in your pocket. I lived in Europe for 4 years, and if I remember correctly, the liability laws are quite different. Europeans aren't as litigious as we are...
Forum: Community Polls 12-13-2006, 03:44 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,172
Posted By claybags
Old enough to know better, but too young to...

Old enough to know better, but too young to resist! I'm 63 and the better half is 65. She likes the younger guys. 2 cats, 5 and 8. Our second hobby is trying to figure out the Medicare program,...
Forum: Our Community 12-13-2006, 03:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,518
Posted By claybags
WOW!!! What can one add but"really glad you are...

WOW!!! What can one add but"really glad you are OK". The material stuff is easily replaced. That stretch of I5 is nutsy at best. We had semis passing us in a snowstorm last Feb. coming over the...
Forum: General Motorhome Topics 12-12-2006, 12:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,843
Posted By claybags
That actually is pretty funny. I can think of all...

That actually is pretty funny. I can think of all kinds of attachments to augment the "look"!! Strange what some folks will do.
Cheers, Jeff :lol: :lol: :lol:
Forum: Community Polls 12-10-2006, 05:38 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 28,047
Posted By claybags
Hi Phil, Lucky you!! I guess the next jump up...

Hi Phil,
Lucky you!! I guess the next jump up is to a HAHA where you apparently don't have all these issues. Maybe next year........:lol: :lol:
Cheers, Jeff
Forum: Community Polls 12-10-2006, 04:26 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 28,047
Posted By claybags
Dan, Yeah, that was my ?? to Josh Jones. As he...

Dan,
Yeah, that was my ?? to Josh Jones. As he stated, the sockets match the hitch head, ie you cannot put 600# bar sockets in a 10000# hitch. Any variation from their format is not recommended...
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