A few entries ago, I shared a tip for leveling your RV side to side when camping in the boondocks. Given the amount of interest in that entry, I will share another leveling tip for fifth wheel and travel trailer owners that involves front to rear leveling. When you’re logging long miles and pull off […]
Hitching your trailer can be challenging and figuring out how to set the towed unit at the right height to connect the tow vehicle can drive anyone crazy.
Manufacturers of innovative products for cars, motorcycles and RVs converged at SEMA 2016, showcasing the latest trends for RVers. As the gathering isn’t open to the public, here are some highlights that topped our list to check out this year.
Even a slightly crooked campsite can cause sleepless nights. Learn to level your fifth wheel in these four easy steps and you’ll enjoy camping just about anywhere.
Do you cringe when your trailer comes to a stop? We did. Here’s why we chose a hydraulic over electric trailer disc brake conversion on our fifth wheel.
The 2017 Phoenix lineup from Shasta RV has expanded after the company recently announced its new super lightweight Phoenix X-lite series, designed to offer RVers a shorter and lightweight fifth wheel with all of the amenities of a larger, full-size model. The first three introductory models are 32 feet or under, come in less than […]
Fifth wheels have many advantages over other types of RVs, but often fall short when it comes to stability. That’s because a fifth wheel tends to become top-heavy when landing legs are fully extended. This can create a fifth wheel wobble when moving around inside the RV. If you’re parked on a sloped campsite, the […]
The myth of the perfectly level RV campsite continues to elude campers everywhere. One ingenuous RVer stopped looking for it and instead he invented the ReVo Leveler, an after-market RV accessory that helps trailer and fifth wheel owners position their wheels without getting out of the tow vehicle. “I developed the ReVo Leveler to fill […]
RVs are homes on wheels that come in all sizes and styles but sometimes a few modifications are necessary for that ideal rig to work with your lifestyle. If you’ve ever considered modifying a RV to better suit your hobbies or work life, here’s one idea you might want to think about: modifying a fifth […]