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Category Archives: DIY & Gadgets

DIY: Magnetic Latches for RV Cabinets

Like many RVers, I’ve been frustrated by shifting weight and uneven surfaces that make cabinet latches hard to open or break. I think I have the solution. Magnetic cabinet latches….

Keeping things where they belong in your RV

Campskunk’s wardrobe and other improvements are beyond my meager carpentry skills. I can usually wield a power driver without injury, but more complex woodworking eludes me. That does not stop…

Keeping Cool in your Type B RV

Roadtreks and many Type B motorhomes come with the wonderful Fantastic Fan roof vent. It is truly a marvelous device for keeping your camper comfortable. You can fall asleep with…

Carrying Bikes on a Class B

We have a long history of bicycling – including bicycle camping – so we naturally wanted a way to transport our bicycles on our Roadtrek. We could open the rear…

Review: eXtremeBeam Illumination Tools

Question: What’s the difference between a flashlight and an illumination tool? Answer: About $70. Or more. And some pretty powerful lights. One piece of gear all RVers have is a…

The tech gear I take on the road

I get lots of questions and requests for suggestions and recommendations about the tech gear I use to capture and blog the reports I’m doing out on the road. I’m…