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Breaking Free of Your Shackles

But, you’re thinking “I don’t have leaf springs and shackles on my Airstream” (Well, you might if you’ve got a vintage model) and you’d be correct.  I’m talking to you Standard Old Box (SOB) owners. Helped my buddy repair and upgrade his busted shackle.  I was really shocked seeing the components they use out of the factory on a +10,000 pound…

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‘Winterizing’ the Batteries

Well, I don’t really winterize batteries, per se.  More like pull ’em to keep on a 3-stage charger while not in use.  Depending on the type, size, and manufacturer, batteries can be a fairly pricey investment.  Both proper use and maintenance are going to directly affect maximizing usable life.  There’s some serious science in battery use and maintenance, and I’m…

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Hensley Arrow Hitch Review

My Forty-Six Month Review I’ve been towing our 2008 Airstream Classic S/O with a 2005 Suburban 2500 8.1L, connected by a Hensley Arrow hitch for almost four years, now.  I’ve detailed my experience with it, below. I have no affiliation with Hensley, or any other hitch manufacturer, nor am I compensated by any manufacturers in any way.  I’m just another…

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