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Anybody here from Indiana?

On this page from Truck Camper Adventure, it says that IN is one of the few states that require TCs to be both titled and registered. However, I have scoured the IN BMV website and it talks about trailers, watercraft, and off-road vehicles, but no m...

BurbMan by Explorer II
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Older model host campers

Can anyone chime in on the build quality and or things to look out for on the older model dual slide host campers? Say 2002 to 2006.Up until this point I have only ever owned long term, northern lites, and Kodiak k99's but over the last few trips we ...

Lancey by Explorer
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Picked up Okanagan this weekend-Wow!!

Just got home,Wow I am in love(it's ok wife knows) in fact she crazy about the camper too. I don't know where to start, made it to Tom's Camper land in Arizona Saturday morning, switch campers,did paperwork walk thru and we were off back to Californi...

mpoulsen by Explorer
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Torklift Stair hand rail

My 5 step stairs into my Wolf creek are a bit steep for my spouse so I devised this mod. The carpeted stairs is so my skeptical Golden, Mr. Bailey cannot see through the steps and freekout!

1mtnman by Explorer II
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Resolved! arctic fox slide adjustment

Has anyone ever adjusted their own slide? I have a 2012 AF1150 with the full wall slide and noticed that when closed there is an approximate 1 inch gap at the rear wall near the roof. In other words, when closed everything looks good and tight exce...

Arctic Fox vs Eagle Cap

Hi,Can any one speak to the question of how the Arctic Fox and Eagle Cap (late models) compare for boon docking in winter conditions periodically.I'm looked at a slider unit, and had been strongly considering an Arctic Fox.What say yea?Thanks again,B...

Bill001 by Explorer
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Repairing soft floor in my wolf creek

Well, after many many nights in my TC the 1/4” floor in my wolf creek is becoming soft in and around the kitchen area. Apparently the 1/4” floor can’t really accommodate my 200+ weight cooking in the kitchen and stepping down from the cabover!! a lo...

anutami by Explorer III
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2007 Host Rainier Broke slide motor/gearbox

Slide wouldn't go in and made an awful grinding noise. There is an access hatch outside under the camper to get at the motor and connecting linkage but you can't remove motor and gearbox from there. It looks like i will have to cut a hole under the s...

Jon_L by Explorer
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Do NOT use Flex Seal on your camper roof!

Figured I’d post this since I had a troubling conversation with my repair guy a couple weeks back when I picked up my camper after it was repaired following a minor collision last fall. We were discussing my long battle with a skylight leak in the ba...

Resolved! 2024 Truck Camper Adventure Rally

FYI, tickets for the upcoming Truck Camper Adventure rally are going on sale starting Oct. 15, 2023 for the 2024 rally. If you wish to attend up can buy the tickets here TCA RallyTicket sale have been pushed back to Oct 15, 2023. This delay is due t...

Short box dually?

I know my sig is out of date. I bought a 2019 Arctic Fox 811 for short box. I've come to the conclusion it really needs a dually. Been looking at 2016 Rams. They have the Megacab and short box. They look just wrong!! Looks like the weight is to...

_DJ_1 by Explorer II
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Lance 830 Window replacement

Anyone have any experience finding a replacement? My bro forgot to latch his and it blew off on the freeway. He called Lance and they told him the company no longer makes that size and he is basically SOL.

anutami by Explorer III
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Tailgate removal 2019 Chevy 3500HD

The wiring in my new Chevy 3500 tailgate looks more complicated than in my 2013 truck. Time to remove the tailgate and load the camper on. Would appreciate input from anyone who has done this. Thanks.

PhilR by Explorer II
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Design ideas for a platform to lower camper onto...

I am going to build a simple platform for my camper to rest on to take stress off the jacks when I'm not using it for longer periods. Please share any ideas. I think I'm going with cinder blocks and qty2 @ 2x6 sandwiched for the frame. Spaced maybe e...

Truck in front of the camper

I've been out of the truck camper world for a few years but want to get back into it before I get too old to enjoy it. Looking to buy an older Chevy 3500 w/ an 8.1 gas motor. Want to make sure I can handle any camper I will find. Hoping to do just s...

mkletka by Explorer
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