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Old 06-11-2016, 03:57 PM   #21
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Years ago when working construction (Before OSHA) ,the bathroom facilities on the job consisted of 5 gallon milk cans with a funnel on top or a wooden cart with a toilet seat on top. They sat out in the middle of the job site in public view . If you wanted to wash your hands you looked for the cleanest mud puddle.
We survived , germs and all. In the winter we washed our hands with snow or coffee from our thermos. We are not as delicate as many would have us believe.
We were a little more civilized ,had the out houses , but we were warned by the old timers be careful what you touch there was nasty stuff on the walls like, I will try to be delicate ,stuff from noses, etc. Pat
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Old 06-11-2016, 04:06 PM   #22
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We were a little more civilized ,had the out houses , but we were warned by the old timers be careful what you touch there was nasty stuff on the walls like, I will try to be delicate ,stuff from noses, etc. Pat
We still have an outhouse but with some modern improvements
Electric lights , skylight , one way glass in the door so you can watch nature when using the facilities , an LED exit light , heat ,WIFI and a bag of barn lime. It always works no matter the weather but it does smell better in Winter.
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Old 06-11-2016, 04:11 PM   #23
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We still have an outhouse but with some modern improvements
Electric lights , skylight , one way glass in the door so you can watch nature when using the facilities , an LED exit light , heat ,WIFI and a bag of barn lime. It always works no matter the weather but it does smell better in Winter.
Looks like you got the amenities ! Just bare bones for us . Pat
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Old 06-11-2016, 04:22 PM   #24
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Let's see. Backpacking, woods, no running water. Tent camping, outhouse, no running water. Camping, pit toilet, no running water. And now not just one but two sinks are required for camping (RVing would be the better term in this case). To each his own, I say! I'd rather focus on having fun while in the great outdoors.
Well I've squatted in a peasant's hut and eaten yogurt from a fly encrusted communal bowl and survived but that doesn't mean that given a more sanitary alternative I won't take it.

I hated not having a wash sink in the bathroom in the Scamp. But, once again, although united in our choice of trailers, we're a diverse group opinion wise.

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Old 06-11-2016, 04:45 PM   #25
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How boring life would be if everybody was the same and had the same opinions.
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Old 06-11-2016, 05:02 PM   #27
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Golly, I wash my hands at the kitchen sink all the time.
Because you do not have a bathroom ?
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How boring life would be if everybody was the same and had the same opinions.
With the result we are all sitting on the pot at the same time?
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with what do you disagree
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I think Glenn was being humorous, eh?
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