Ken Freund Coach & Powertrain

Ethanol Angst

Recently I read two articles about ethanol, the E85 gasoline that should be in fuel stations by June. One article stated, “water formation can...

RV Tech Savvy: House Batteries and Solar Panels

  Q: We have a 2007 Fleetwood Excursion 39S with four 6-volt house batteries. Located on top of one of the air-conditioning units is a small...
Stove Cover Adds Space

Stove Cover Adds Counter Space

I used some leftover laminate flooring to make a stove cover in my motorhome. It makes for excellent storage space when the stovetop is...

Reel Genius

  I made a water-hose holder from a reel that’s generally used to wind up electric cords. The reels are sold at all types of...

Noodle Kneeler

  As an aging RVer, I found that tasks such as checking tire pressure and doing other needful services close to the ground has become...

Wood Working

  I carry a selection of wooden blocks in my motorhome to put under the leveling jacks in case I park on a slope or...

It’s Wise to Winterize

For many motorhomers, the term "winterization" means the process of preparing for long-term storage. It's important that water systems be properly protected against freezing,...
Pro-Fill RV Battery Watering Systems

Pro-Fill RV Battery Watering Systems

Using golf cart batteries to provide 12-volt DC house power is efficient and cost effective. It’s common practice to replace two 12-volt batteries wired...

Safe & Secure

  How to protect your sticks-and-bricks home before heading out on the road   We can probably all agree that traveling in a motorhome is the best...

Outfitting a Dinghy Vehicle

  Selecting the proper tow bar, auxiliary-braking system and accessories leads to a smooth towing experience   Dinghy towing, or flat towing, a vehicle behind your motorhome...

Products

Wireless and Carefree Awning Control

Carefree of Colorado has rolled out its new Bluetooth-enabled Wireless Awning Control System, allowing awning control using a remote key fob and/or the Carefree...

Sound Waves

ASA Electronics has unveiled a new sleek-looking two-way speaker for motorhome applications. The Jensen JWMS350 two-way panel speaker has been engineered to offer improved...

Clear the Way

KING has introduced two new satellite TV antennas with first-ever clear covers for use with DISH and DirecTV satellite services. The new DISH Tailgater...