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Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other Today, 07:14 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,963
Posted By skiman
Painters tape is great for those of us who are...

Painters tape is great for those of us who are all thumbs challenged!
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 04-12-2021, 01:32 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,963
Posted By skiman
My 2014 had it. Leaked into passenger side...

My 2014 had it. Leaked into passenger side cupboard, Removed light, caulk, then recaulked leaving small gap in bottom center, Light still warped but caulk filled gap. Did all 3 no problem since. ...
Forum: Towing and Hitching 03-18-2021, 12:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 701
Posted By skiman
The back half of the old Chevy Astro Van was...

The back half of the old Chevy Astro Van was unibody. I ran a Reece Equalizer hitch. I pulled a Hi Lo trailer that was similar to a 21 in weight. The weld nuts pulled out of the sheet metal on ...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 03-10-2021, 10:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,352
Posted By skiman
The only downside to leaving open could be...

The only downside to leaving open could be vermin. Yuck.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 03-10-2021, 07:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,352
Posted By skiman
I normally leave the anode out during the winter....

I normally leave the anode out during the winter. What is correct?
Forum: Escape Systems | Water, Waste, Charging & Propane 02-06-2021, 08:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,514
Posted By skiman
Interstate store kept then overnight. Not sure...

Interstate store kept then overnight. Not sure of their procedure. Called it drawdown test.
Forum: Escape Systems | Water, Waste, Charging & Propane 02-06-2021, 08:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,514
Posted By skiman
Took my original Interstates in to their store. ...

Took my original Interstates in to their store. One good, one bad. Ended up replacing with same flooded lead acid. Six years not bad and most economical.
Forum: General Escape 02-04-2021, 11:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,243
Posted By skiman
I am waiting to see a 23 in the flesh! Jim...

I am waiting to see a 23 in the flesh! Jim Norman, time for a new trailer!;D
Forum: Escape Systems | Water, Waste, Charging & Propane 01-11-2021, 02:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,514
Posted By skiman
Charlie, Where did you take your battery to test...

Charlie, Where did you take your battery to test it? The testing at auto parts store advertised? I have babied my batteries.
Forum: Escape Systems | Water, Waste, Charging & Propane 01-11-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,514
Posted By skiman
Battery Repacement Time

My 2014 is due for batteries. I have twin 6 volt Interstates now. Modifications to the battery box gaskets has eliminated false propane alarms.

If I stay with flooded lead acid who makes the...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 01-10-2021, 12:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,126
Posted By skiman
I really like the idea of storing the tank under...

I really like the idea of storing the tank under the front of the trailer. Would like to find something slightly bigger that could take half of the grey tank. Most start getting a lot thicker in...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 01-06-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,126
Posted By skiman
Fred, How is the frame held up? Is that a...

Fred,

How is the frame held up? Is that a bungee holding it up?
Forum: Cyber Campfire 12-24-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,656
Posted By skiman
Merry Christmas to all! Escape 21 enjoying...

Merry Christmas to all!

Escape 21 enjoying first indoor White Christmas.
Forum: General Escape 12-20-2020, 10:27 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 17,134
Posted By skiman
Jim gave us a tour of his 21 at his home. Since...

Jim gave us a tour of his 21 at his home. Since we had our Casita in tow, he met us at a shopping center and gave us a ride to his home. I was sold in the first five minutes. He helped us during...
Forum: Cyber Campfire 12-08-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,121
Posted By skiman
More power baby!

More power baby!
Forum: Cyber Campfire 12-08-2020, 09:13 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,121
Posted By skiman
I buy fireplace logs and keep one in a pastic...

I buy fireplace logs and keep one in a pastic bag in the storage box. I hack a couple of chunks off and use at the base of a fire. They appear to be made sawdust and wax. One log lasts a couple...
Forum: General Escape 11-17-2020, 08:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 635
Posted By skiman
Seems familiar, yes I cut my bracket down too. I...

Seems familiar, yes I cut my bracket down too. I later upgraded to a 24 smart TV. Only thing it is too heavy and must be removed for the road. The 21 was light enough to ride in the bracket.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 11-14-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 646
Posted By skiman
My 2014 21' does it too.

My 2014 21' does it too.
Forum: General Escape 11-08-2020, 07:14 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,954
Posted By skiman
Back in the day a tiny leak turned my HiLo...

Back in the day a tiny leak turned my HiLo trailer from a $5000 investment into a $1200 trailer in a couple of months. My 2014 Escape leaked around a warped tail light . No permanent damage. A...
Forum: Towing and Hitching 10-22-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By skiman
Our Bargman connector fits poorly on our 2014...

Our Bargman connector fits poorly on our 2014 Chevy. I purchased a Pollak connecter that fit great but was concerned with introducing a bunch of new screw connections onto the Escape. My acceptable...
Forum: General Escape 09-01-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 10,375
Posted By skiman
Great to see you home and on the mend!:thumb:

Great to see you home and on the mend!:thumb:
Forum: General Escape 07-11-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 1,291
Views: 95,658
Posted By skiman
We use an RV sleeping bag. Like Super Bag. Not...

We use an RV sleeping bag. Like Super Bag. Not an issue with that hanging down. Also adjusted vents to direct above the floor.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners helping each other 06-28-2020, 08:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,753
Posted By skiman
Drills are much less noisy. Impact drivers are...

Drills are much less noisy. Impact drivers are very noisy and will wake your neighbors on an early exit. I have a Ryobi drill that works well. Battery works for inflator as well.
Forum: Escape Systems | Water, Waste, Charging & Propane 06-12-2020, 01:52 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,545
Posted By skiman
The Long, Long Honeymoon folks appear to run...

The Long, Long Honeymoon folks appear to run their Genny in the truck bed. I would think that would help on noise a lot.
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-07-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 660
Posted By skiman
Many of us were originally Casita owners. Had a...

Many of us were originally Casita owners. Had a 2013 Spirit for a year, sold it and bought an Escape 21. No regrets.
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