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Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 07-12-2010, 09:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,134
Posted By wascobob
Marc--I would show you pics. of the "Bird" if I...

Marc--I would show you pics. of the "Bird" if I was bright enough to figure out how to post them----But I am not the brightest bulb on the string when it comes to computer literacy!!! Bob
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 07-11-2010, 10:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,134
Posted By wascobob
Can't do it---we will be on a SOB mini rally with...

Can't do it---we will be on a SOB mini rally with family on a centeral Or. lake.

Big family---many motorhomes!

Thanks though Bob
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 06-04-2010, 09:50 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,036
Posted By wascobob
Mark, you need a transfusion or an injection or...

Mark, you need a transfusion or an injection or something!!!

Way cool----Bob
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 05-31-2010, 06:10 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,036
Posted By wascobob
Beautiful shot of the mountain---and what a cool...

Beautiful shot of the mountain---and what a cool motorhome in the foreground---looks like a 1987 classic 290---very rare!!!

Item 2. CHAIRS, CHAIRS,CHAIRS----I am THE KEEPER OF THE CHAIRS, at...
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 05-26-2010, 10:42 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,036
Posted By wascobob
We will be arriving Thursday---in the rain??? ...

We will be arriving Thursday---in the rain??? Who knows!

Fri dinner---BLT salad--mac salad with BACON --FOR YOU CARNIVORES...

Sat pot.---Spanish Rice---my way...

Sun morn.---Coffee...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 05-25-2010, 09:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,196
Posted By wascobob
MAN-O-MAN---IT"S ON They say that a BOAT is...

MAN-O-MAN---IT"S ON

They say that a BOAT is a hole in the water that you pour money into---I say a MOTORHOME is the same, except there is NO HOLE IN THE WATER!!!

Keep us posted on all of the...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 05-17-2010, 09:06 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,392
Posted By wascobob
Ditto--what Roger and Craig said. Once an...

Ditto--what Roger and Craig said. Once an Airstreamer always an Airstreamer----I don't think you can just get out---unless you pay the price---both thumbs broken!

As a matter of fact, when you...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 05-09-2010, 10:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,498
Posted By wascobob
Kwikee electric steps on sale as we speak at...

Kwikee electric steps on sale as we speak at www.pplmotorhomes.com (https://www.pplmotorhomes.com)

Even on sale they are not cheap!

Bob
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 05-06-2010, 10:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,776
Posted By wascobob
Try this page--- Airstream,Inc::Motorhome...

Try this page--- Airstream,Inc::Motorhome Specifications

airstream.com then to service then to vintage motorhome specs then to the year of the coach.

Bob
Forum: Exterior Restoration Forum 04-25-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,976
Posted By wascobob
I have seen you sneekin thru town any number of...

I have seen you sneekin thru town any number of times, but have never been able to catch you----I thought those diesels were suposed to be slow!!!

Bob from Wasco America:brows:
Forum: Exterior Restoration Forum 04-24-2010, 09:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,976
Posted By wascobob
Airstream clearcoat

His name is Dick McIntyr, a forums member from Monroe, Ore. Look up his thread---good info. His phone---1-805-264-0972

Bob
Forum: Doors & Locks 04-23-2010, 09:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,524
Posted By wascobob
My door looks the same, complete with the same...

My door looks the same, complete with the same screen door shadows---my theory--UV from the doors being open in direct sunlight.

Bob
Forum: Mechanics Corner - Engines, Transmission & More... 04-12-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,314
Posted By wascobob
PROJECTOR----Like Glen said---"Don't hold back...

PROJECTOR----Like Glen said---"Don't hold back man"---we need to know---do pictures please!!!

thanks Bob
Forum: Mechanics Corner - Engines, Transmission & More... 03-13-2010, 10:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,413
Posted By wascobob
B-cup---Good suggestions here about the ingition...

B-cup---Good suggestions here about the ingition system---but I would start with the fuel filters first. We have a 290 MH and have had the very same problem twice in the last 30,000 miles.
...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 03-12-2010, 09:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,008
Posted By wascobob
Airstream motorhomes were NOT painted from the...

Airstream motorhomes were NOT painted from the factory in general, however most Argosy MH's were painted. The Airstream MH's were plasti-coated (sort of a clear coat) when new.

Towing capacity...
Forum: Other Rallies & Events 01-31-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 13,319
Posted By wascobob
RE; ARIZONA STATE PARK CLOSURES Jim, I had...

RE; ARIZONA STATE PARK CLOSURES

Jim, I had it wrong, only nine state parks in AZ. will remain OPEN,---Dead Horse is one that will remain open---all others are on the block!

Bob and Molly
Forum: Other Rallies & Events 01-31-2010, 01:44 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 13,319
Posted By wascobob
Jim & Cheryl Thanks for the evaluation of...

Jim & Cheryl

Thanks for the evaluation of your trip. Molly and I were in Arizona for the month of Jan. and followed you guys on the forum with interest.

Arizona was fun and the old MH ran...
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 01-31-2010, 01:13 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 15,528
Posted By wascobob
Steph and Streamers-- Molly and I and the...

Steph and Streamers--

Molly and I and the pups just got back from a month long MH trip to Arizona and may try to make this rally----don't know yet----I'll have to talk to the bride or 38 years...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 07-12-2009, 10:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,146
Posted By wascobob
RE: LOW COOLANT SENSOR We have a 1988 AS...

RE: LOW COOLANT SENSOR

We have a 1988 AS 290 with a 454 Chev engine. The chassis was manufactured in 1987, so it should be the same as yours.

The overflow bottle is simply a bottle mounted...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 07-01-2009, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,214
Posted By wascobob
Don't tow anything heavier than what your hitch...

Don't tow anything heavier than what your hitch is rated for. They are not very heavy and are not attached to the coach very well. They can be modified easily to tow a much greater weight.

We...
Forum: Mechanics Corner - Engines, Transmission & More... 04-22-2009, 09:14 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,885
Posted By wascobob
Glen---Good luck with your project---give us...

Glen---Good luck with your project---give us (those of us that have not done a heart transplant, but will) every detail. It will make our lives so much easier.

What are you doing for a...
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 04-21-2009, 06:55 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 8,221
Posted By wascobob
[quote=C Johnson;684703]Hi All, Don't forget to...

[quote=C Johnson;684703]Hi All, Don't forget to sign up on the rally calendar !!


We signed up Chris, but it didn't look like you have yet:huh:...

Bob of Bob and Molly:rolleyes:
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 03-29-2009, 11:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,909
Posted By wascobob
Jim---NOW, THE REST OF THE STORY! When I...

Jim---NOW, THE REST OF THE STORY!

When I bought our motorhome, the front air bags were shot.

I did what Andy said---replaced front air bags (both cheap and easy) and run 55 lbs.psi., that was...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 03-29-2009, 11:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,909
Posted By wascobob
Jim---Re: Coil springs Replacement coil springs...

Jim---Re: Coil springs
Replacement coil springs are built by "Super Steer" and are available at various load carrying capacities. They are made to use WITHOUT air bags.
They are avaliable at...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 10-19-2008, 06:36 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,637
Posted By wascobob
Congrads on the motorhome ---the are GTEAT FUN ...

Congrads on the motorhome ---the are GTEAT FUN 98% of the time. The other 2% of the time is spent at the gas pump --- THAT SUCKS!!!!

I know----Bob
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 12-01-2007, 10:02 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 22,951
Posted By wascobob
swebster---Have you thought about looking into...

swebster---Have you thought about looking into the Cummins 4bt, the little brother to the 6bt. I hear that they can be hotrodded to make good horsepower and torque. They are also made to mate with...
Forum: Member Introductions 11-11-2007, 11:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 685
Posted By wascobob
Welcome Russtle---My wife and I are the proud...

Welcome Russtle---My wife and I are the proud owners of a 1988 Classic 290 Airstream motorhome that we enjoy whenever possible. If you make the move to one I am sure you will enjoy it as much as we...
Forum: Fresh Water Systems 09-08-2007, 10:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,546
Posted By wascobob
robtan----Another place you might want to check...

robtan----Another place you might want to check is on the upstream side of the screen that is between the water tank and the pump. On mine, the screen was clean but the hose on the tank side of the...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-17-2007, 09:32 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,305
Posted By wascobob
jagcb 750----While checking your braking system,...

jagcb 750----While checking your braking system, do take a close look at the master cylinder. You mentioned that the front chamber was empty. If you find fluid between the front of the master...
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 05-28-2007, 05:42 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 12,490
Posted By wascobob
I must be the first to get home---------I hate it...

I must be the first to get home---------I hate it when that happens.......

I have to say that this was one of the best that we have been to; good weather, good folks, no plan, laid back, good...
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 05-17-2007, 11:29 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 12,490
Posted By wascobob
Gary---We will bring our BBQ grill as well. Also...

Gary---We will bring our BBQ grill as well. Also planning on bringing our outdoor cooking range....We are looking forward to it.

On another note, I drove up to area 33 about the middle of last...
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 05-03-2007, 09:04 AM
Replies: 415
Views: 36,211
Posted By wascobob
Janet------Please sing us up for G21 if...

Janet------Please sing us up for G21 if available. If that is taken, then G 23 will do.

---Thanks Bob
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 04-15-2007, 08:00 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 12,490
Posted By wascobob
AREA 33 TROUT LAKE, WA. Molly, the boys...

AREA 33 TROUT LAKE, WA.

Molly, the boys (Hank and Otto) and I were a little bored today (Sunday) so we took a drive up to AREA 33-----absolutely breath taking.

The mountain shined brightly...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 04-08-2007, 11:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,247
Posted By wascobob
Mike---On second thought-------Lets both try...

Mike---On second thought-------Lets both try guy99s' idea FIRST----It sounds a hell of a lot cheaper than mine!!!

Bob
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 04-08-2007, 11:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,247
Posted By wascobob
Mike---I also have a 1988 290 Classic that runs...

Mike---I also have a 1988 290 Classic that runs hotter than I think it should. I commonly see temps. of 205 to 215 degrees running in cooler temps. and 220 to 225 in hot conditions or when pulling...
Forum: Member Introductions 04-04-2007, 08:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 920
Posted By wascobob
Welcome Bruce from another Oregonian......We in...

Welcome Bruce from another Oregonian......We in the northwest do manage to get together and rally several times a year.....We would welcome you to join us whenever you can.

It would be great if...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 01-17-2007, 10:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,054
Posted By wascobob
Steven is correct---The transmission is a TH475,...

Steven is correct---The transmission is a TH475, which is the heavy duty version on the Th400. It has straight cut gears in first and second---suposed to be stronger. They are pretty tough...
Forum: Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 01-14-2007, 10:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,224
Posted By wascobob
www.superbright.leds.com...

www.superbright.leds.com (https://www.superbright.leds.com) if you are interested in led lights---an interesting site.
------Bob------
Forum: Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 12-03-2006, 10:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,184
Posted By wascobob
The manual on my 1988 Moho says to keep it on...

The manual on my 1988 Moho says to keep it on shore power at all times if possible. I do that in the winter and keep a small ceramic heater set at about 45 degrees.

I do switch the batteries...
Forum: General Motorhome Topics 12-01-2006, 09:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,618
Posted By wascobob
guy99's motorhome is a very nice example of a...

guy99's motorhome is a very nice example of a painted motorhome. It looks great at 200 ft. and also looks great at 2 ft.----a paint job to be proud of.

---------Bob--------
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 11-28-2006, 09:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,530
Posted By wascobob
Dennis----Your photos did not come...

Dennis----Your photos did not come through----please try again, we are very interested.

----------Thanks Bob
Forum: Mechanics Corner - Engines, Transmission & More... 11-14-2006, 09:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,417
Posted By wascobob
My 6.5 Onan had a bad case of the surgies---The...

My 6.5 Onan had a bad case of the surgies---The cure was new plugs, points and condenser and then a slight adjustment of the carb. main jet.

Carefully set the point gap per your manual---If the...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 10-15-2006, 10:52 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 22,951
Posted By wascobob
Wayne ----I think that there is interest in two...

Wayne ----I think that there is interest in two very seperate topics, it certainly calls for a split in the thread. I would follow both branches, but personally, I would be most interested in the...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 10-13-2006, 08:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,457
Posted By wascobob
Wayne-------I would also also be very interested...

Wayne-------I would also also be very interested in your Cummins conversion. I have a spare 5.9 Commins sitting in my shop and have been thinking of putting it in my 88 Classic 290 moho.

Sounds...
Forum: Mechanics Corner - Engines, Transmission & More... 09-14-2006, 09:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,276
Posted By wascobob
Tim I have a 1988 Classic 290 MoHo. It has a...

Tim
I have a 1988 Classic 290 MoHo. It has a slide out tray with two coach batterys and one engine battery. Even though your MoHo is one year newer and a Ford, you probably have the same battery...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 09-11-2006, 09:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,139
Posted By wascobob
I own a 1988 classic 290 MOHO that does not have...

I own a 1988 classic 290 MOHO that does not have a traditional dinette...It does however have a dining table and two metal legs that stowes in the curb side closet...perhaps the one you are looking...
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 09-04-2006, 06:20 PM
Replies: 7
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Views: 1,476
Posted By wascobob
HELLO JERRY---Motorhome head here! I think...

HELLO JERRY---Motorhome head here!

I think that if you look in your manual, you will find that the 30 amp shore power will provide enough juice for one AC only. That is the way they come from...
Forum: Boondocking 08-25-2006, 09:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,641
Posted By wascobob
Hey Jim---Nice pics---I particularly like the one...

Hey Jim---Nice pics---I particularly like the one of the motorhome:brows: !!!!!

tornato-bait---jordancvm is right, it is a nice park, but be advised that it can be quite busy this time of year...
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 07-27-2006, 09:52 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 18,660
Posted By wascobob
---Space G5 for Bob and Molly and the boys,...

---Space G5 for Bob and Molly and the boys, please.

And Janet, we will bring our outdoor cooker, griddle, and grill for the cook station also.

Bob of Bob and Molly
Forum: All Argosy Trailers 07-25-2006, 10:39 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 12,035
Posted By wascobob
Janet and Gary----This is cause for celebration:D...

Janet and Gary----This is cause for celebration:D ----Do you have a spot picked out for the exterior bottle opener:huh: ?

Cool find----------Bob of Bob and Molly
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