Dinghy Towing

Everything you need to know about dinghy towing, flat towing and recreational towing of a vehicle behind your motorhome

Dinghy Towing Guide

Dinghy Towing Basics

Traveling with a dinghy vehicle is almost a given with today’s larger motorhomes. Although the trend to bigger coaches has injected “camping” with more...

Safe Dinghy Towing with Even Brake

Few of us who tow dinghy vehicles would complain that we have too much braking capability in view of the fact that the combined...
Roadmaster's Sterling tow bar

Outfitting a Honda CR-V for Flat Towing

Roadmaster's Sterling All-Terrain Tow Bar creates a strong, versatile link between motorhome and dinghy Once in a while, those of us who tow dinghy vehicles...

Get Ready For Summer RV Trips

Now that the spring thaw is putting a bee in your bonnet to hit the open road, it's time to prep your motorhome for...
dinghy crossbar cover

Crossbar Disguise

Keep the front of your dinghy vehicle looking sharp (and your knees protected) with the Nixtopper crossbar cover from Roadmaster. It fits onto any...
Demco Dominator Tow Bar

Demco Dominator Tow Bar

The ability to tow a dinghy is one of the many advantages of having a motorhome. It allows you the freedom to leave the...

Dinghy Towing Accessories

The research has been done, the financing aranged, the papers signed ... and that new dinghy vehicle is now sitting in your driveway. You’ve...

Dinghy Towing Checklists

Take a tip from pilots and make a written checklist for dinghy towing. Note all of the necessary steps to prepare your vehicle for towing behind...

Motorhome Terms Glossary

The following definitions for commonly used RV terms and abbreviations can be useful for new RVers and seasoned travelers alike. 120 AC/12 DC/LP-gas The power sources...

Father-Son Team Has Plan for ‘Hybrid Dinghy Pusher’

While the cost of fuel has put a damper on the travel plans of many Americans, one father-son engineering duo with a passion for RV...

Products

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Dometic PLB40 Portable Lithium Battery

Perfect for off-grid camping, the Dometic PLB40 lithium battery was designed to run 12-volt DC appliances — specifically, Dometic’s line of CFX mobile compressor...
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Origami On the Water

Looking to ply the waters but don’t have the space to store a traditional kayak? Oru has launched its first tandem folding kayak, the...
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Smart Surge Protector Reports RV Power to Your Phone

Hughes Autoformers’ Power Watchdog EPO (Emergency Power Off) combines Bluetooth technology with the automatic shut off and re-start of an energy management system, offering...
Photo of VIAIR RV tire inflator kit

Pump it Up! New Line of Inflators from VIAIR

VIAIR has announced a new line of portable tire inflators designed specifically for RVs. The four RVS tire inflators are the only portable compressors...
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Straight as an Arrow

New adjustable drag link makes it simple to center the steering wheel on Ford F-53 chassis Piloting a motorhome has its own set of idiosyncrasies...