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Forum: Wheels, Hubs & Bearings 08-15-2016, 04:41 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 10,248
Posted By canyonduck
Just upgraded the 15" wheels on our 19' Intl to...

Just upgraded the 15" wheels on our 19' Intl to 16" last week based on collective advice from the veterans on these forums. Stock GYM lasted less than two years and maybe 8k miles before steel cords...
Forum: Airstream Classifieds 07-22-2016, 09:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 293
Posted By canyonduck
Do you have any images of the modifications you...

Do you have any images of the modifications you made to your AS? Especially the wardrobe / pantry conversion and interior modifications. Thx!
Forum: On The Road... 07-17-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,236
Posted By canyonduck
We showed up in Aspen last weekend and were able...

We showed up in Aspen last weekend and were able to get a site in Silver Queen campground (up Maroon Creek Rd) for Fri & Sat nights without a reservation. I do feel we got a bit lucky with a...
Forum: Pendleton Edition 07-15-2016, 09:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 868
Posted By canyonduck
Pendleton spotted in the wild...

Saw #40 last weekend at a campground outside Aspen, CO. We randomly lucked into two nights there in the summer without a reservation, but there were about five other Airstreams in the campground...
Forum: Tires 07-12-2016, 03:54 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,365
Posted By canyonduck
Michelin LTX for our 19'

Since the popular Michelin LTX MS/2 is a passenger rated tire (and not an LT) does it need to be derated 10% for trailer use? I was under the impression it did not and I need to know if I will be...
Forum: 2005 and newer - Bambi all models 07-12-2016, 02:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,974
Posted By canyonduck
Will a 20 amp circuit work for AC?

I get that standard 15 amp household outlets are not advised for running an AC unit, but will a 20 amp circuit work assuming the AC unit was the only device drawing current? I currently have a 20...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 06-27-2016, 10:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 890
Posted By canyonduck
First trip to CAT scales - NEED HELP

This is our second summer with our 19' International and we finally made a trip to the CAT scales on a trip a few weeks ago. I was loaded up more than usual as in addition to the AS I had three...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 04-09-2016, 09:35 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 15,073
Posted By canyonduck
Does everyone's preference for the 3/4 ton trucks...

Does everyone's preference for the 3/4 ton trucks change if this vehicle is also your daily driver? We have had our first AS for a year now and I always thought we would go with a 3/4 ton truck as...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 03-05-2016, 11:21 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 11,218
Posted By canyonduck
Really looking forward to seeing pics of your new...

Really looking forward to seeing pics of your new PW! Also will be interested in the payload. I just went through selecting a new full size truck last year. Really wanted the PW or Raptor (we live...
Forum: Hitches, Couplers & Balls 07-28-2015, 02:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 537
Posted By canyonduck
Los Angeles / Orange County - Need WDH Guru

I just moved my equal-i-zer WDH from my Xterra to a 2015 F150. This required using the standard size shank rather than the long shank I had been using (receiver is 6" lower on the F150.) After...
Forum: Hitches, Couplers & Balls 07-26-2015, 10:20 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,840
Posted By canyonduck
I am switching to a new tow vehicle and while my...

I am switching to a new tow vehicle and while my safety chains were just about the right length with the old tow vehicle with the new F150 they are 5-6" too short. Just driving around the...
Forum: Hitches, Couplers & Balls 07-26-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,118
Posted By canyonduck
How important is proper torque on hitch install?

We are in the process of switching out our tow vehicle for our 19' international from a Nissan Xterra (great off road, not so great for towing) to a 2015 F150. I had to adjust our equalizer WD hitch...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 07-26-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,310
Posted By canyonduck
Thanks Bob. I have read several threads on the...

Thanks Bob. I have read several threads on the three stage chargers and this sounds like a mandatory upgrade for us. We have been debating an investment in higher quality batteries (Lithium Ion...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 07-26-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,310
Posted By canyonduck
Factory batteries dead after 10 months??

We purchased our 19' International last September and have taken about a half dozen trips of 2-4 days since that time. We have three trips planned in the next month from 4-9 days each and after...
Forum: On The Road... 12-17-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,156
Posted By canyonduck
We will be heading down to Southern California...

We will be heading down to Southern California for the Rose Bowl as well, but coming from the desert. Current plans are to stay at the KOA in Pomona about 30 minutes from the stadium. This will only...
Forum: Forum Admin, News and Member Account Info 12-10-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,367
Posted By canyonduck
I tried finding an AS in the classifieds over the...

I tried finding an AS in the classifieds over the past three months. Found many we were interested in and were willing to travel far to locate the right one. From the nearly 20 ads I contacted I...
Forum: 2009-2015 Flying Cloud 11-18-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,606
Posted By canyonduck
We researched the same options you are...

We researched the same options you are considering over the past few months. We finally settled on a 19' model and picked up an Intl Signature a week ago. We pulled it home about 500 miles the...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 11-05-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,363
Posted By canyonduck
Appreciate the suggestions. I haven't even...

Appreciate the suggestions. I haven't even picked up the AS and am already researching a new TV. Leaning toward a 2-3 year old 1/2 ton truck - just need to research the options to find the best...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 10-29-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,363
Posted By canyonduck
Nissan Xterra & Intl 19' Towing Questions

We are picking up a gently used 2014 19' International CCD through a private party next week. I have been reading everything I can about towing on these forums as well as the Nissan Xterra forums as...
Forum: Member Introductions 10-29-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 551
Posted By canyonduck
10 days away from first Airstream!

My wife and I have been obsessed with learning everything we can about Airstreams over the past month as we move into the next phase in our lives (well I have been obsessed, but my wife is excited!) ...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 10-08-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 926
Posted By canyonduck
Let me know if you find any Bambi's in the...

Let me know if you find any Bambi's in the CA/NV/AZ region for rent. We too are looking at the 16' and 19' and renting for a weekend would help out tremendously. Thanks!
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