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Forum: Our Community 01-10-2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,422
Posted By farafield
My thoughts about this are that there are...

My thoughts about this are that there are subjective things and there are more objective things that you should be made aware of, especially if you are new to this. Your budget, your willingness to...
Forum: Sprinter and B-van Forum 12-24-2020, 06:03 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,903
Posted By farafield
I would be a delinquent mother if I didn't make a...

I would be a delinquent mother if I didn't make a small plug for my daughter's work: https://ameliawrededavis.com/product/pour-over-brewer/ :)
Forum: Sprinter and B-van Forum 12-14-2020, 06:49 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,903
Posted By farafield
You brought up numbers.

You brought up numbers.
Forum: Sprinter and B-van Forum 12-13-2020, 06:06 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,903
Posted By farafield
There's such a thing as paying too much attention...

There's such a thing as paying too much attention to science! :lol:
Forum: Sprinter and B-van Forum 12-12-2020, 06:24 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,903
Posted By farafield
I have to disagree with this statement. I have...

I have to disagree with this statement. I have been experimenting with ways to make coffee lately after making coffee with a $28 percolator for a couple of years and I've confirmed that I like my...
Forum: Sprinter and B-van Forum 11-30-2020, 08:00 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,903
Posted By farafield
I thought Iíd try a fancy Technivorm after using...

I thought Iíd try a fancy Technivorm after using the beauty above for a few years. It didnít work properly, theres a lot of plastic involved, and the coffee was no better, not to mention it was...
Forum: Member Introductions 11-05-2020, 05:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By farafield
Is Pete's in Burlington all sold out? I have a...

Is Pete's in Burlington all sold out? I have a neighbor who bought one this spring, I will ask him if he could take a look at yours.
Forum: 2005 and newer - Bambi all models 11-05-2020, 05:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 344
Posted By farafield
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: Off Topic Forum 11-03-2020, 06:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 816
Posted By farafield
So sad. And a guy who will do that will or is...

So sad. And a guy who will do that will or is likely to harm other beings as well. Punishments for animal cruelty are getting tougher, as they should.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 10-26-2020, 05:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,245
Posted By farafield
People here don't seem to mention the gear axle...

People here don't seem to mention the gear axle ratio very much as a thing to be aware of. Maybe the V8s have a low one automatically? In anycase, I think it's something to be aware of. I was told...
Forum: 2016 - Current Classic (all lengths) 10-24-2020, 06:28 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,276
Posted By farafield
How well does the carafe work--does it keep the...

How well does the carafe work--does it keep the coffee hot for a while? I'm looking at this one and the Oxo 9 cup but some reviews say the carafe doesn't work well.
Forum: 2005 and newer - Bambi all models 10-18-2020, 07:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By farafield
So is a GZ Yeti is basically a portable lithium...

So is a GZ Yeti is basically a portable lithium battery with an inverter built in, plus various outlets, plus a controller so that it doesn't get depleted too much? What are the pros and cons of a GZ...
Forum: 2016 - Current Classic (all lengths) 10-12-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,276
Posted By farafield
I have a little hand grinder and use a $26...

I have a little hand grinder and use a $26 stainless percolator. I love the percolater because the coffee is hot! Not quite as good a coffee taste but plenty good enough. Love the heat.
Forum: Our Community 10-06-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,866
Posted By farafield
Champlain Valley here. Bramble has stayed outside...

Champlain Valley here. Bramble has stayed outside for 3 winters so far. I Keep the solar panel clear, cover tires to protect from sun, take everything out of the inside, spray peppermint oil around...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 10-06-2020, 06:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 322
Posted By farafield
Thank you! This is very helpful. My question was...

Thank you! This is very helpful. My question was really more aimed at understanding what's going on, and so, understanding the process of batteries and charging, as opposed to knowing the SOC in my...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 10-05-2020, 08:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 322
Posted By farafield
Thanks for the replies! Reading them, I realize...

Thanks for the replies! Reading them, I realize what my question really is. I'm aware that the SeeLevel is not a very accurate battery monitor. But what I don't understand is why would it show 100%,...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 10-04-2020, 08:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 322
Posted By farafield
Battery Question

I have done what feels like a lot of reading about batteries but still don't feel like I have complete understanding of them. (Yes Peter, I've read the Battery U page:)) I have a Lifeline AGM Group...
Forum: General Repair Forum 10-01-2020, 06:32 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,539
Posted By farafield
Just reading through all the posts. I wonder if...

Just reading through all the posts. I wonder if is this getting more complicated than the OP's had imagined? Maybe, maybe not. I wonder if there's value in putting out an initial version that is more...
Forum: Generators & Solar Power 09-26-2020, 06:01 AM
Replies: 1,180
Views: 209,446
Posted By farafield
Ain't that the truth. The human conundrum.

Ain't that the truth. The human conundrum.
Forum: General Repair Forum 09-26-2020, 05:57 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,539
Posted By farafield
As a graphic designer with experience in wordy...

As a graphic designer with experience in wordy things, be sure to get a couple of good proofers on board. You can not proof too many times.
Forum: On The Road... 09-23-2020, 06:57 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,552
Posted By farafield
Good morning Peter, There is no enforcement...

Good morning Peter,

There is no enforcement that I know of. I know people that are coming in and out and not technically quarantining. Fortunately we are a small state without big cities and a...
Forum: General Repair Forum 09-22-2020, 04:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By farafield
I dont know if this is relevant but I disliked...

I dont know if this is relevant but I disliked the accordion door in my 16 that closes off the bed and bath from the front rooms. I bought a heavy canvas shower curtain from Vermont Country store...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 09-22-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By farafield
E is also for horses of that color or white.

E is also for horses of that color or white.
Forum: General Repair Forum 09-22-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,539
Posted By farafield
I havenít read all through this thread but if you...

I havenít read all through this thread but if you need a graphic designer, I offer my services! Sounds like a neat project!
Forum: 2005 and newer - Bambi all models 09-15-2020, 07:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,098
Posted By farafield
I have heard of people discovering their...

I have heard of people discovering their battery(ies) dead upon arrival due to sitting in the dealer lot without getting charged. Be sure to check your battery condition before leaving. When you have...
Forum: Upholstery, Blinds, Walls & Interior Finishes 09-15-2020, 07:21 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,649
Posted By farafield
:lol: You're killing it Peter! we're dyeing out...

:lol: You're killing it Peter! we're dyeing out here!!!:lol:
Forum: Upholstery, Blinds, Walls & Interior Finishes 09-14-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,649
Posted By farafield
Pictures of curtains.

Pictures of curtains.
Forum: Upholstery, Blinds, Walls & Interior Finishes 09-14-2020, 07:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,649
Posted By farafield
I know! They're awful! I took out "all" the...

I know! They're awful! I took out "all" the curtains in my Bramble and made new ones. Not hard to do!
Forum: Our Community 09-11-2020, 06:05 AM
Replies: 7,091
Views: 1,282,951
Posted By farafield
Curious about the Yeti. So is it basically a...

Curious about the Yeti. So is it basically a rechargeable battery with inverter and outlets built in?
Forum: Boondocking 09-04-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 8,849
Posted By farafield
Thats what I do! And can still take care of the...

Thats what I do! And can still take care of the animals.
Forum: 2005 and newer - Bambi all models 08-31-2020, 06:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 648
Posted By farafield
Wink Thanks Peter. And I'm sorry. I didn't mean to...

Thanks Peter. And I'm sorry. I didn't mean to sound critical or unappreciative. People always go above and beyond on this site and I've learned so much here. If it wasn't for AF, Bramble and I would...
Forum: 2005 and newer - Bambi all models 08-30-2020, 06:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 648
Posted By farafield
Thanks everyone. This is helpful. I have ideas...

Thanks everyone. This is helpful. I have ideas for repelling them (ordered some Fresh Cab, Peter) and, what I was actually looking for (haha), places to look for gaps and holes that need to be...
Forum: 2005 and newer - Bambi all models 08-28-2020, 10:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 648
Posted By farafield
Mice!

Can someone tell me where/how mice get into the camper? I've heard things like: "look for openings." I would love more detailed locations as I have no idea where openings might be. Thanks!
Forum: On The Road... 07-31-2020, 08:27 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,552
Posted By farafield
Sadly closed for this summer season. :( ...

Sadly closed for this summer season. :(
https://enjoyburlington.com/place/north-beach-campground/
Forum: On The Road... 07-29-2020, 08:40 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,552
Posted By farafield
Hi Peter, I haven't been out this summer but...

Hi Peter,

I haven't been out this summer but am starting to think about it--maybe Maidstone SP in August? So I am not familiar with private CG's around the state. But the state parks are open and...
Forum: The Pet Forum 07-14-2020, 05:50 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,035
Posted By farafield
I have always had dogs but I have not always...

I have always had dogs but I have not always Airstreamed, in fact that is quite a new thing. My two current canines are not suitable for 'streaming. One is a collie who would be perfect except for...
Forum: The Pet Forum 07-12-2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,035
Posted By farafield
[QUOTE=idoco;2382374]We travel with three dogs. ...

[QUOTE=idoco;2382374]We travel with three dogs. To answer some of your questions...
For short hikes or easy day trips we'll take the dogs with us.
For longer hikes or day trips we leave them in...
Forum: 2005 and newer - Bambi all models 07-09-2020, 05:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By farafield
Wow, you've been busy. A lot of this is greek to...

Wow, you've been busy. A lot of this is greek to me but I look forward to studying your upgrades more. Thanks for sharing!
Forum: On The Road... 07-01-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 7,007
Posted By farafield
Vermont: I often drive east to camp and have...

Vermont: I often drive east to camp and have ended up on route 2 which is an old favorite...with a car. With a trailer, not so much, very bad shape the last two years. I finally went north to go...
Forum: Water Heaters, Filters & Pumps 06-18-2020, 06:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,154
Posted By farafield
Don't mean to be obnoxious but are you sure that...

Don't mean to be obnoxious but are you sure that all of the taps in your house run softened water? Often the plumbers will leave the cold water in the kitchen unsoftened because that tends to be used...
Forum: Member Introductions 06-14-2020, 05:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 501
Posted By farafield
Hi, congrats on your new AS! I highly suggest...

Hi, congrats on your new AS! I highly suggest that you get Rich Luhr's books (below) and keep them handy with the OM at all times. Read them at least 20 times. What you need somewhat depends on what...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 06-08-2020, 05:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,756
Posted By farafield
I am going to need to replace my single 12v AGM...

I am going to need to replace my single 12v AGM battery soon. Since I mostly boondocks, I would like to increase my capacity. Limited budget--but the lithium ions sound like the way to go. To start,...
Forum: On The Road... 05-13-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,079
Posted By farafield
Route 2 across VT , while scenic, is very bumpy...

Route 2 across VT , while scenic, is very bumpy east of Montpelier. Route 105 across the top of VT is really nice, highly recommend that if you're up that far. This map shows pavement conditions in...
Forum: 2005 and newer - Bambi all models 04-22-2020, 06:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 510
Posted By farafield
I'm not sure why you couldn't as long as it fits....

I'm not sure why you couldn't as long as it fits. I am hoping to do this one of these days in my 16. My research has made me think this is the one I'd want and they have a spiffy new website....
Forum: Boondocking 04-16-2020, 05:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,543
Posted By farafield
@NVESTYSLY - Thank you! That's all very...

@NVESTYSLY - Thank you! That's all very interesting and helpful! I am hoping to venture west one of these days but in the meantime it will be a good challenge to find the most OTG spots I can in the...
Forum: Boondocking 04-15-2020, 06:14 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,543
Posted By farafield
I grew up canoe camping way OTG in the woods and...

I grew up canoe camping way OTG in the woods and lakes of Canada and somewhat OTG in the Adirondacks. I don't have a problem with being OTG but I don't know how to find it. I'm sure when the time...
Forum: 2005 and newer - Bambi all models 04-15-2020, 06:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,164
Posted By farafield
Haha, yes reaching that stabilizer is always a...

Haha, yes reaching that stabilizer is always a challenge! It's like a game of Twister with moving parts!
Forum: 2005 and newer - Bambi all models 03-26-2020, 06:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 464
Posted By farafield
...oh and welcome! My daughter lives in ...

...oh and welcome! My daughter lives in Tacoma--great city!
Forum: 2005 and newer - Bambi all models 03-26-2020, 06:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 464
Posted By farafield
You have a power tongue jack???

You have a power tongue jack???
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 12-01-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 11,252
Posted By farafield
I never go faster than 65 and rarely that speed....

I never go faster than 65 and rarely that speed. For one thing, I am not on highways very often. On highways, it depends on how crowded they are. I like a lot of space around me so I adjust my speed...
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