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Forum: Airstream Lifestyle 05-21-2021, 09:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,063
Posted By Alreddawg19
We went from a 23ft to 30ft to now a 33ft...

We went from a 23ft to 30ft to now a 33ft classic. If anything the ride is a lot more stable. We tow with a similar vehicle, f250.

As others, the biggest thing for us is maneuvers in...
Forum: General Repair Forum 04-15-2021, 12:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 756
Posted By Alreddawg19
Thanks everyone! I will give this a try!

Thanks everyone! I will give this a try!
Forum: General Repair Forum 04-14-2021, 09:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 756
Posted By Alreddawg19
Oh great, I will check the temperature next time....

Oh great, I will check the temperature next time. Right now it does appear hot at 122 degrees without boost.

I will check the shower head. No idea where the setting is for antiscald.

This...
Forum: General Repair Forum 04-13-2021, 11:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 756
Posted By Alreddawg19
Alde shower not hot

I am sure this has been posted but I couldn't find a good match to my problem.

I have a 2018 33ft Classic with a Alde heat system. We love the heat and how even it is. The sink also gives off...
Forum: 2016 - Current Classic (all lengths) 04-13-2021, 11:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 517
Posted By Alreddawg19
We have a 33ft classic, same issue. We are using...

We have a 33ft classic, same issue. We are using a mattress pad to avoid slips. We may try the joann fabric solution (very cool btw)!. I am also thinking of getting a custom made mattress pad (to...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 04-02-2021, 12:10 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 25,794
Posted By Alreddawg19
I pull out off-road trailer with the defender! ...

I pull out off-road trailer with the defender! Love the defender, wish it could pull our 33ft classic but it's not rated that high!
Forum: Full-Timing 03-24-2021, 09:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,374
Posted By Alreddawg19
I haven't tried an electric griddle but we love...

I haven't tried an electric griddle but we love our blackstone! I would probably keep a propane based griddle personally bc we dry camp a lot and don't want to use battery! Ymmv!
Forum: 2016 - Current Classic (all lengths) 03-21-2021, 09:22 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,270
Posted By Alreddawg19
We went from a 23FC Bunk to 30 ft Bunk to 33 ft...

We went from a 23FC Bunk to 30 ft Bunk to 33 ft Classic. With a F250 we don't notice a big difference in towing. However, it's definitely a lot tighter at campgrounds with a larger camper. ...
Forum: 2016 - Current Flying Cloud 03-02-2021, 10:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,313
Posted By Alreddawg19
+1 AS, if you can build a bunk house with the...

+1 AS, if you can build a bunk house with the same luxury as a classic or international, boom! That's awesome:). We went from bunk to classic for a nicer set of options but I would go back to a...
Forum: Waste Systems, Tanks & Totes 02-27-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 158
Posted By Alreddawg19
2018 Classic 33ft toilet flow adjustment

Howdy

We just got a 2018 Classic 33ft and the toilet has a lot more flow than our previous 30ft bunk. Sometimes that is needed but most of the time, it's wasting water, even if we don't flush...
Forum: General Interior Topics 02-26-2021, 09:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 348
Posted By Alreddawg19
What we did, we filled the toilet with water, put...

What we did, we filled the toilet with water, put a pod in and let it dissolve. Once dissolved, flush!
Forum: On The Road... 02-16-2021, 12:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 359
Posted By Alreddawg19
We loved the 30fb bunk for our two kids. They...

We loved the 30fb bunk for our two kids. They are two and five. Although none of our kids used the bunk. I slept with my son and my wife slept with my daughter. It worked great for us!
...
Forum: Fresh Water Systems 02-15-2021, 12:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,214
Posted By Alreddawg19
Thanks everyone! After looking through the links...

Thanks everyone! After looking through the links it does appear I need a softener!! I will get one!

Thanks for the info!!
Forum: Fresh Water Systems 02-14-2021, 11:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,214
Posted By Alreddawg19
Good question, I am looking for something to...

Good question, I am looking for something to reduce the calcium build up. I assume that was a filter but open to recommendations!
Forum: Fresh Water Systems 02-14-2021, 09:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,214
Posted By Alreddawg19
Best incoming water filter for fresh water tank

Hey!

I am on a well at my home. We have some calcium build up that happens on our faucets at home over time. I want to avoid this for our camper, what are good recommendations for water filters...
Forum: 2016 - Current Classic (all lengths) 02-14-2021, 12:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 168
Posted By Alreddawg19
I just bought a used 33ft classic and it's a...

I just bought a used 33ft classic and it's a harmony remote. I don't know the specific model but I would just buy the latest, those are really nice!
Forum: Computers, Internet & Satellite 02-12-2021, 10:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,899
Posted By Alreddawg19
Anyone tried Starlink yet? I am in the waitlist...

Anyone tried Starlink yet? I am in the waitlist and eager to try it!
Forum: Brakes & Brake Controllers 02-03-2021, 10:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By Alreddawg19
I know you solved the issue but I would consider...

I know you solved the issue but I would consider thinking about the scenario where you may need to explicitly apply the trailer brakes (sway, etc...). In that scenario, you will need to press that...
Forum: Our Community 02-02-2021, 10:14 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,210
Posted By Alreddawg19
We love the blackstone! I tried a coleman grill...

We love the blackstone! I tried a coleman grill from REI and didn't like it. I also tried the big green egg mini...it's an amazing grill but annoying to carry and very heavy....wouldn't recommend....
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 01-31-2021, 10:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 333
Posted By Alreddawg19
I wish, the 33ft is 10000. The defender isn't...

I wish, the 33ft is 10000. The defender isn't rated that high. If I had my previous 23ft I would. We use a ford f250 for the 33ft.

But the defender is SO MUCH FUN if you use it like it's meant...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 01-30-2021, 09:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 333
Posted By Alreddawg19
Alternative suggestion, get the Land Rover...

Alternative suggestion, get the Land Rover Defender! It tows 8800 I believe and is one bad ass SUV. We love ours! Enjoy either way!
Forum: Base Camp 01-30-2021, 09:33 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,479
Posted By Alreddawg19
Given the market, I really don't think many...

Given the market, I really don't think many dealers are going to discount that much. Like others, the best thing to do is to be able to travel to places that may have less demand.
Forum: Our Community 01-30-2021, 10:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,275
Posted By Alreddawg19
Attached are a couple of pictures from that post...

Attached are a couple of pictures from that post in case you haven't seen any.
Forum: Our Community 01-30-2021, 10:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,275
Posted By Alreddawg19
I saw a post on "Keep Your Daydream" insider...

I saw a post on "Keep Your Daydream" insider group that had pictures. Apparently Airstream of Tampa had one. They indicated that it was coming out Feb/March timeframe.

I couldn't find anything...
Forum: Buyer Guidelines 01-29-2021, 10:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 578
Posted By Alreddawg19
There is an site in kirkland by 85th and 405th. ...

There is an site in kirkland by 85th and 405th. I don't know the road but if you get off 405th to go to downtown kirkland, turn towards Google office before you get to kirkland urban and it's on the...
Forum: Member Introductions 01-29-2021, 12:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 342
Posted By Alreddawg19
The rv market is hot, so if you can, I would sell...

The rv market is hot, so if you can, I would sell your rv yourself.

Airstream Northwest has a consignment 33ft classic 2018 for sale as of last week. They also had a 30ft FC. Inventory is tight...
Forum: 2016 - Current Classic (all lengths) 01-24-2021, 01:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 225
Posted By Alreddawg19
33ft 2018 classic recliner area mods

Hey, we traded in our 2015 30ft bunk house for a 33ft classic 2018 queen. We are a family of four and I am not sure I want to keep the recliner or not. Have folks done any modifications to that...
Forum: Hitches, Couplers & Balls 07-04-2020, 06:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,743
Posted By Alreddawg19
Optimizing hitching up, moving from blue ox to Hensley?

Hi all

I don't enjoy the blue ox hitch up process where I have to jack the vehicle up a mile in order to avoid losing a finger (exaggerating of course!).

If I move to Hensley, is there a...
Forum: General Repair Forum 07-03-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By Alreddawg19
Thanks! Do y'all use this when only...

Thanks!

Do y'all use this when only connected to shore power or inverter?

Do you have any recommendations for a good dehumidifier?
Forum: General Repair Forum 07-03-2020, 10:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By Alreddawg19
Controlling condensation

Hi all

We just spent 5 days in the North Cascades with our two kids and two dogs...total of 4 humans and 2 dogs in our 30 ft airstream bunk house.

We kept the temperature between 60-65...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussion Zone 04-13-2020, 09:28 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 9,710
Posted By Alreddawg19
Camping is for getting our family closer...

Camping is for getting our family closer together, closer to natural beauty and learning new things. I don't see how any of that will change for us in regards to camping.

Of course my 4 year old...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 04-08-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,213
Posted By Alreddawg19
Ain't that the truth! Yeah I am turning 39 this...

Ain't that the truth! Yeah I am turning 39 this year and I find myself starting to use WS for folks in college and high school!
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 04-07-2020, 09:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,213
Posted By Alreddawg19
What's the running ages for a whipper snapper...

What's the running ages for a whipper snapper these days? :).
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 04-05-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,213
Posted By Alreddawg19
Thanks all! Given that 3 trips are probably cut...

Thanks all! Given that 3 trips are probably cut this year due to the lockdown, I will most likely wait until next year. We see. I might change my mind if I don't have to pay a arm and leg on...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 03-30-2020, 11:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,213
Posted By Alreddawg19
Thanks! I also realized my profile is now out of...

Thanks! I also realized my profile is now out of date. We just traded in our 2018 23ft FC to a 2015 30ft FC bunk with the 600 watt solar and 600 ah AGM.
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 03-30-2020, 09:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,213
Posted By Alreddawg19
I definitely use more than the solar panels...

I definitely use more than the solar panels provided on our last camping trip! Of course I was in the shade. We did last 4 days without issues though.

We run the inverter usually for my kids...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 03-30-2020, 09:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,213
Posted By Alreddawg19
600 ah AGM vs 480 lithium

I currently have 600 watt solar and 6 6V AGM batteries in a combination of series and parallel for about 600ah of capacity total.

I am thinking about Lithium and moving to 4 lithium expion360viper...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussion Zone 03-30-2020, 08:54 PM
Replies: 475
Views: 73,186
Posted By Alreddawg19
I am in Washington state. Things are locked down...

I am in Washington state. Things are locked down now in terms of recreation (heck and most everything else). According to officials, it may be working pretty well. Folks are respecting it too.
...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussion Zone 03-30-2020, 08:48 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 5,440
Posted By Alreddawg19
Fort Ebey Washington state right before the lock...

Fort Ebey Washington state right before the lock down
Forum: Plumbing - Systems & Fixtures 03-21-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,359
Posted By Alreddawg19
It was the value where the heater vent is next to...

It was the value where the heater vent is next to the stove. When I got in there this morning, it looked like the value was partially open so I turned it off and the water stopped coming out.
...
Forum: Plumbing - Systems & Fixtures 03-20-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,359
Posted By Alreddawg19
Oh interesting, I found two valves under the...

Oh interesting, I found two valves under the camper that need a wrench but didn't know about these. Are these your low point drains and you don't have ones under the camper or do you have both?
Forum: Plumbing - Systems & Fixtures 03-20-2020, 09:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,359
Posted By Alreddawg19
Well I googled and found the low point value and...

Well I googled and found the low point value and it's not one I can turn with my hand and need a wrench. I don't have one in the woods. Argh

So it must be open and that is why my fresh water...
Forum: Plumbing - Systems & Fixtures 03-20-2020, 08:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,359
Posted By Alreddawg19
Unfortunately I don't have any food coloring, we...

Unfortunately I don't have any food coloring, we are out camping while we still can!

Nothing comes out when I flush without water (dry flush) so it's not draining my pee at least!

If it's...
Forum: Plumbing - Systems & Fixtures 03-20-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,359
Posted By Alreddawg19
What is this pipe for?

Hey all

I just moved from a 2018 23ft flying cloud bunk to a 2015 30ft flying cloud bunk. This model has an electric flush dometic toilet. I noticed a pipe coming out of the bottom of the...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussion Zone 03-10-2020, 11:15 PM
Replies: 475
Views: 73,186
Posted By Alreddawg19
Here is a video to lighten the mood and help your...

Here is a video to lighten the mood and help your hand washing :)

https://youtu.be/5jhwyAsZAvo
Forum: COVID-19 Discussion Zone 03-10-2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 475
Views: 73,186
Posted By Alreddawg19
Hmm. I wonder if everyone that is NOT high risk...

Hmm. I wonder if everyone that is NOT high risk group should change their tactic. What if that group actively tries to find someone with Covid and intentionally infects themselves. Then they...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussion Zone 03-09-2020, 11:21 PM
Replies: 475
Views: 73,186
Posted By Alreddawg19
Oh my, I can't wait to get to camping to get away...

Oh my, I can't wait to get to camping to get away from some of the panic!

I live just outside Kirkland,WA and near Evergreen Health where a lot of the cases are. We are all told to work from...
Forum: Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 03-07-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,074
Posted By Alreddawg19
Airstream Northwest did our lithium conversion...

Airstream Northwest did our lithium conversion but it wasn't battle born. I think if I had to do it again, I would do it myself. A little longer but you will learn a lot and also be better at...
Forum: On The Road... 10-28-2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,052
Posted By Alreddawg19
We typically do trailer length and it's worked...

We typically do trailer length and it's worked well for all the state parks we stayed out (fort ebey, fort Casey, Denny Creek, fort Flagler, fort Worden, cape Disappointment, lewis and Clark, etc..)...
Forum: On The Road... 10-27-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,052
Posted By Alreddawg19
I have camped at fort Casey in our airstream many...

I have camped at fort Casey in our airstream many times...my family loves it. It's right next to the ferry so a short lunch trip to Port Townsend is possible. The fort is amazingly preserved with...
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