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Old 08-30-2014, 07:36 PM   #1471
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I dumped my tanks today, and since I have full hookups, I had to fill my grey tank before I dumped. I kind of overdid the filling, and water backed up in my bathtub. You wouldn't believe all the nasty stuff that broke loose from the grey tank walls.

After I got the grey tank drained and the tub cleaned out, I checked the fill level indicator panel. It now shows only one light on when empty. It's been two when empty for a long time. I guess I kind of cleaned the grey tank by overfilling it.

Other than that, I'm using the stovetop to slow-simmer a pot full of country style pork ribs I got on sale today ($1.79 a pound). They will be done shortly, and fall off the bone tender. A little drizzle of bbq sauce is all they will need. The smell is really making me hungry.

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Old 08-30-2014, 09:17 PM   #1472
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The DW says it's absolutely amazing how much better things are when you add 2 1/2 inches.......gotcha....lol.....talking about the toilet in the bathroom....added a Thetford toilet riser to the toilet in the bathroom, today.....we're spoiled....have the higher toilets in our house....now have one in the TT......great mod!!!!


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Old 08-30-2014, 09:33 PM   #1473
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Took my 6 year old son with me to finally swap out the remainder of the incandescent lights with LED's and do some adjustments to my WHD. It never fails that my son has to go poop when we are out at the storage lot which is in the middle of nowhere! lol
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Old 08-31-2014, 09:18 AM   #1474
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Old 08-31-2014, 10:35 AM   #1475
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We cleaned out our 197 to trade in for our new 24FBS that is on order.

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Old 08-31-2014, 02:31 PM   #1476
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I remember when my son was that age i would take him with to the job site to work ( i had no babysitter) when he seen the porta potty that he had to use i used to get a kick about the fact he could not understand why it was outside. Mmmm the good old days
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Old 08-31-2014, 04:50 PM   #1477
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Waxed the front end, filled propane tank, installed BAL Stabilizer Locking Arms (big difference in the amount of movement we now have) and a couple of other odds and ends in preparation to leave on Friday for 10 days of camping.
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Old 08-31-2014, 07:08 PM   #1478
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Finished loading and hooked up to the TV. Leaving out in the morning!
looking for a new camper!
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Old 09-01-2014, 04:51 AM   #1479
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Old 09-01-2014, 07:34 AM   #1480
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