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Forum: Exterior Restoration Forum 07-12-2010, 01:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,054
Posted By msmst25
Outdoor rugs

This may seem like a silly question, but I was wondering what people do to try to keep the floor of the trailer clean. I have 3 kids, and require them to take off their shoes outside. I also have...
Forum: Member Introductions 05-08-2010, 03:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,188
Posted By msmst25
We started with a 23 foot Safari that we bought...

We started with a 23 foot Safari that we bought used, and had to upgrade because we have three kids. We now have the 25 Safari SS, and it's the perfect size.
Forum: On The Road... 01-27-2010, 09:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,303
Posted By msmst25
When you mention pulling 25 feet or less for the...

When you mention pulling 25 feet or less for the tent campground, are you talking about the overall length or the stated length of the trailer? I would like to stay there with my 25 foot safari, but...
Forum: Our Community 01-27-2010, 09:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,107
Posted By msmst25
I upgraded from the '04 tundra to the '09 when I...

I upgraded from the '04 tundra to the '09 when I went from a 22 footer to a 25 footer. I've driven to Yellowstone from Washington with no problems whatsoever. The truck gets better mileage than the...
Forum: Airstream Lifestyle 11-24-2008, 02:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,101
Posted By msmst25
Christmas Presents

I wasn't sure where to post this, but here are some presents I made for my sons for christmas this year. The wheels on the truck are 1 1/2", to give a sense of scale....
Forum: On The Road... 10-21-2008, 10:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,338
Posted By msmst25
Damage

The driver was extremely apologetic and they did have insurance. The insurance company is actually the reason that there was such a delay in getting the repairs done. It took them quite awhile to...
Forum: On The Road... 10-21-2008, 10:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,338
Posted By msmst25
New trailer damaged

So, I made it a month before someone backed into our new trailer while I was parked in line at a dump station. It's been in the shop a month, and still won't be ready for another few days. We've...
Forum: Photography 09-05-2008, 01:30 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,673
Posted By msmst25
Night shot

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Forum: Tow Vehicles 08-29-2008, 09:38 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,470
Posted By msmst25
Tundra Accidents?

I've consistently seen arguments against using the new Tundra as a tow vehicle because of its payload and tow capacity, and I understand the argument. My question is: has anyone actually seen or...
Forum: Our Community 08-19-2008, 10:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,233
Posted By msmst25
We got the Stratus interior again. We used it in...

We got the Stratus interior again. We used it in Hood River at Viento State Park for the first time 2 nites ago, and everything seemed to work great. Lots of extra room for the 3 kids (including...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 08-19-2008, 05:52 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,198
Posted By msmst25
Tundra

The 2008 Tundra CrewMax 5.7L V8 4X4 has a rated capacity of 10,100 pounds for towing. My new Safari 25 SS/SE has a weight of about 5500 dry weight. Even fully loaded, I'm still going to come in...
Forum: Brakes & Brake Controllers 08-19-2008, 05:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,324
Posted By msmst25
Thanks.

Thanks.
Forum: Brakes & Brake Controllers 08-18-2008, 11:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,324
Posted By msmst25
Brakes humming

I just returned from my first night in our new 2008 25 SS/SE Safari, and haven't noticed any problems so far. I just noticed while parking that the brakes make a humming sound while I hold down the...
Forum: Brakes & Brake Controllers 08-18-2008, 07:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,109
Posted By msmst25
Brake humming

I just returned from my first night in our new 2008 25 SS/SE Safari, and haven't noticed any problems so far. I just noticed while parking that the brakes make a humming sound while I hold down the...
Forum: Photography 08-15-2008, 11:22 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 14,042
Posted By msmst25
Flat tire in Montana

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Forum: Stella's Kitchen 08-15-2008, 11:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,368
Posted By msmst25
Dutch oven recipes

Here is a link to a site with some great Dutch oven recipes. I've made three of the desserts so far, all of which were easy and very popular.

Byron's Dutch Oven Recipes...
Forum: Full-Timing 08-15-2008, 10:41 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,507
Posted By msmst25
Scams

I bought my first Airstream from a couple living in a town nearby. I was still nervous about spending that kind of money thru a private transaction. I saw the trailer on Craigslist originally, and...
Forum: On The Road... 08-15-2008, 12:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 979
Posted By msmst25
Yellowstone

Unfortunately, I may not be able to provide a lot of information. If you check online, most of the RV accessible campgrounds seem to be run by Xanterra. I did not make the reservations myself. We...
Forum: Our Community 08-12-2008, 01:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,233
Posted By msmst25
New Airstream - Safari 22

I made the 3 1/2 hour drive down to George Sutton RV in Eugene today and traded in my old(er) 2005 22 foot Safari on a 2008 25 SS/SE Safari. It's amazing how much more room there is. Thanks to anyone...
Forum: 2008 Safari SE 08-09-2008, 01:13 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,174
Posted By msmst25
25 ss

I'm glad to hear of your good experience dealing with Sutton RV, because I just put down a deposit on the Safari 25 SS/SE. I'm going to pick it up on Monday, and I'm trading in my 2005 22' Safari...
Forum: On The Road... 08-08-2008, 08:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,101
Posted By msmst25
oregon

Quite a few of the Oregon state parks offer online reservations, but some require a phone call and a few are first come/first served. September tends not to be bad for mosquitoes. I just stayed at...
Forum: On The Road... 08-08-2008, 04:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 979
Posted By msmst25
Yellowstone gratitude

I just wanted to thank Drew from Arizona, who was gracious enough to allow me the use of his generator for several hours while I was camping across the street from him at Madison campground last...
Forum: Our Community 08-08-2008, 04:38 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,625
Posted By msmst25
Airstream sightings

I saw at least 7 different AS during the 2300 miles I spent driving to Yellowstone and back, including a 25 SS Safari parked across the street from me in the campground, which inspired my wife to...
Forum: Boondocking 08-08-2008, 04:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,565
Posted By msmst25
Southern Oregon Coast

Has anyone done any boondocking near Floras Lake on the Southern Oregon coast. It's near Cape Blanco. I'm planning to do some windsurfing down there next week, and trying to come up with diffrerent...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 08-08-2008, 04:04 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 16,079
Posted By msmst25
Equalizer

I'm thinking about the getting the equalizer hitch for my Tundra, since I'm upgrading to a 25 SS on Monday. Anyone have any experience with this? It seems to make sense to me, but just looking for...
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 08-08-2008, 12:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,901
Posted By msmst25
Rally

I would love to go to another rally sometime in October, if there is one. My boys and I had a great time at BBB last year (unfortunately our time there was limited), but I would like to bring my...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 08-07-2008, 02:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,008
Posted By msmst25
Just to let you know, I put down a deposit on the...

Just to let you know, I put down a deposit on the 25SS/SE safari yesterday, and I'm picking it up on Monday. I'll probably get the Equalizer Hitch for it, but I'll see how it goes hauling it home.
Forum: Dollars & Cents 08-07-2008, 02:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,008
Posted By msmst25
I've considered that option, but my wife has...

I've considered that option, but my wife has nixed it. She's probably the smarter one amongst us. I've spent the last 2 1/2 years building a 2500 sf woodshop/gameroom/climbing wall, and I'm still...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 08-06-2008, 09:52 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 16,079
Posted By msmst25
Tow vehicle

I'm in the process of upgrading to a 25SS safari, and I've been towing my 22 foot safari with my 2004 toyota Tundra Double Cab. I have had absolutely no problems with the smaller trailer, and I'll...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 08-06-2008, 11:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,008
Posted By msmst25
Thanks for the suggestions, but I'm limited in...

Thanks for the suggestions, but I'm limited in the weight that I can tow with my truck, a Toyota Tundra Double Cab that maxes out just over 7000 pounds. I also tend to transport a lot of extra...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 08-06-2008, 02:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,008
Posted By msmst25
23 cnb?

I'm looking for a 23 foot airstream that sleeps 5 or 6 people, and I've come across listings for a 23 foot CNB, and I was wondering what this means. I know what the International CCD and Ocean...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 06-19-2008, 11:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,352
Posted By msmst25
Wiring

I am also trying to figure out how to wire my new AGM batteries. I'm adding a new battery rack and a new battery box, but the current cables won't reach the new position, and the battery connections...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 06-15-2008, 09:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,517
Posted By msmst25
What to do with old converter?

I just replaced a parallax 7355 converter in my AS. I was wondering what most people do with theirs when they're done. It's still working, and I hate to just throw it away. Any suggestions? Does...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 06-15-2008, 09:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,388
Posted By msmst25
Battery boxes and mounting

I just ordered to Lifeline GPL-4CT 6 volt batteries to install on my 2005 22 foot safari. I've been looking for a battery box for this, but can't seem to find one locally. I've looked online, and...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 06-13-2008, 12:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,451
Posted By msmst25
Thanks for the help. I found the 12 volt outlet....

Thanks for the help. I found the 12 volt outlet. I've never had a reason to look for one before, but I found it and the voltminder seems to be working great.
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 06-12-2008, 01:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,451
Posted By msmst25
voltminder

Are there 12 volt receptacles in the AS? I have never looked for one, so I wouldn't know.
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 06-12-2008, 01:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,451
Posted By msmst25
voltminder

I was hoping you'd have some suggestions, since I bought it from you.:)
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 06-11-2008, 10:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,451
Posted By msmst25
voltminder

I installed a new 3 stage charger today, and I also purchased a voltminder, but I'm not sure of the best way to install it for permanent installation. Does anyone have any suggestions? I have a 22...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 05-28-2008, 06:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,023
Posted By msmst25
Batteries and converters

I would like to install a second battery on my 2005 22 foot Safari LS. I was wondering how to mount it, and the best way to wire it with my other battery. Any help would be appreciated.

Matt
Forum: Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 10-04-2007, 07:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,246
Posted By msmst25
Dead battery

I just returned from the Beverly Beach Bash, and I noticed right before the trip that my battery was dead. The trailer had been sitting for about 3 weeks, and I didn't think much of it. I hooked up...
Forum: Refrigerators 09-06-2007, 12:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,478
Posted By msmst25
Refrigerator won't start

When my refrigerator is supposed to be running on propane, it will not start. There is plenty of propane in the tanks, and there does not appear to be any air in the lines because I can run the...
Forum: General Repair Forum 08-22-2007, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,183
Posted By msmst25
I have the problem with the fridge even when it's...

I have the problem with the fridge even when it's sitting still in the driveway. I'm not sure I understand what the function of the baffle is?
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 08-22-2007, 04:07 AM
Replies: 415
Views: 36,216
Posted By msmst25
I am also a newbie in the F loop, and I will be...

I am also a newbie in the F loop, and I will be camping with my two boys for the first time (without their mother, that is). It will be interesting to see how it goes. I used the camper for the...
Forum: General Repair Forum 08-20-2007, 11:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,183
Posted By msmst25
Need repair advice

I just bought my first Airstream on Friday, and I'm very excited to have it. It's a 2005 Safari LS. I have a couple of questions. My first question is related to the refrigerator. When it's...
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 08-16-2007, 01:35 AM
Replies: 415
Views: 36,216
Posted By msmst25
Rally

I'll also bring some scrap lumber for firewood and some smores ingredients.


Matt
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 08-16-2007, 01:32 AM
Replies: 415
Views: 36,216
Posted By msmst25
Rally

I'll be there for my first rally with my two boys (Ages 2 and 4). I'm in campsite F17. Unfortunately, I can only come for Friday night and Saturday morning/ealy afternoon. Looking forward to it. ...
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 08-15-2007, 12:14 AM
Replies: 415
Views: 36,216
Posted By msmst25
Kids?

Will there be many kids there? I have two boys (age 2 3/4 and 4 1/2) and I was wondering if there would be anyone else around for them to hang out with. This is assuming that there is a site still...
Forum: Winter Living 08-14-2007, 07:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,181
Posted By msmst25
Northwest winter travel

I'm buying my first airstream on Monday, a 2005 Safari LS 22', and I'm very excited. I have a few questions, some of which I've seen complicated answers to in other threads.
First, can anyone...
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