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Jim & Melinda Tanner

Replacing LCI Auto Level Controller

Replacing LCI Auto Level Controller
If you have an RV with the self leveling feature, you probably are using a LCI (Lippert Components Inc.) controller. This controller acts as the brains of the leveling system, ensuring your RV is level, regardless of the ground conditions.Now what happens if this controller goes bad? Well, you have to replace it of course. In the video below, we wa...
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Jim & Melinda Tanner

Product Review: Schumacher Magnetic LED Flashlights

Product Review: Schumacher Magnetic LED Flashlights
Flashlights come and go, but sometimes along comes advancements in battery technology and design enhancements combined with a simple, yet unique feature that leaves all other flashlights in the dark.Listed below are is the full feature set of SL137R Flashlight. But the feature that stand out and above all others is the addition of a STRONG mag...
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Jim & Melinda Tanner

Product Review: Schumacher Instant Portable Power

Product Review: Schumacher Instant Portable Power
While we love "boondocking" (RVing with no hook-ups).... we still have a few items we need to keep charged in order play music or our GPS that we use riding our dirt bikes.We've used a Schumacher XP2260 1200 Peak Amp Instant Portable Power Source and Jump Starter unit for about 6 years. I can't count how many times we've used it over the years...
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Jim & Melinda Tanner

15 Practical Gift Ideas for RV Enthusiasts

15 Practical Gift Ideas for RV Enthusiasts
It's the season of giving....and everyone is on the hunt for the perfect gift. Gifts for the RV can sometimes be tricky. To help out, we selected 15 items with our Heartland Bighorn in hopes that you also find them useful in your RV life.This list includes suggestions from "stocking suffers" to "OMG...Best Gift Ever!!"....and several in-b...
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Jim & Melinda Tanner

RV Mod: New Lights for Backing Up and Security

RV Mod: New Lights for Backing Up and Security
Camping during the winter is possible in Oregon as we typically don't have severe weather conditions that require an RV to be "winterized" with RV Antifreeze. This means we can leave after work on Friday and come home Sunday afternoon!However, camping in the winter months usually means we are arriving to campsites in the dark. Arriving to the camps...
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Jim & Melinda Tanner

Product Review: Lippert Flow Max Water Pump

Product Review: Lippert Flow Max Water Pump
It will happen... most likely, when you least expect it! The water pump in your RV will....just....stop.....working.Nooooooooo!!!This can happen for any number of reasons. Perhaps you've gotten many camping seasons of reliable service from your RV's water pump and it just wears out. Or perhaps, after a long winter with freezing temperatur...
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Jim & Melinda Tanner

Campground Review: River Bend County Park, Oregon

Campground Review: River Bend County Park, Oregon
River Bend County Park is within the Linn County Park system in Oregon. Once you get off I-5, the drive is easy and relaxing as you get the chance to drive through some cute, small towns.Our Heartland Bighorn is approximately 37' long and includes slide-outs on both sides. When we make reservations, we need to be very aware of the dimensions o...
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Jim & Melinda Tanner

RV With The Tanners Upgrade Their Bighorn Bedroom

RV With The Tanners Upgrade Their Bighorn Bedroom
Both of us agreed the mattress that came with our Bighorn 5th wheel trailer just wasn't allowing us to get as comfortable as we do in our bed at home. and get a good nights sleep.We woke up some mornings feeling a bit sore - not a great way to start the day!! We felt we needed a mattress that provides more support. Additionally, we n...
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Jim & Melinda Tanner

RV With The Tanners Put A Master Light Switch In Their Bighorn's Bathroom

RV With The Tanners Put A Master Light Switch In Their Bighorn's Bathroom
Melinda asked me during our last trip, "Why do we always have to flip on 3 light switches in the bathroom? Why can't it be just one switch"? After thinking about her questions for just a split second....I said, "You're right. Great Idea!"In the photo above you can see my solution: a master switch installed about the three existing switches.I'm...
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Jim & Melinda Tanner

RV With The Tanners Find Their Favorite Cell Signal Booster

RV With The Tanners Find Their Favorite Cell Signal Booster
Finally....A Cell Phone Signal Booster That Works! We like to camp in remote locations, and most places do not have the best cell coverage. Typically, we leave camp and drive to a location where we MIGHT get a good connection. Unfortunately, that drive can sometimes be more than 30 minutes away.I've tried several cell ...
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Paul McPhillips
We have the same Weboost it works great! been using it for about 6 Months now
Sunday, 17 December 2017 05:18

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