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Forum: Titles, Insurance, Registration and Money Matters 10-28-2021, 12:00 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,805
Posted By mrpincher
I have doubts about a company that will operate...

I have doubts about a company that will operate contrary to their own stated policy or procedures. It's suspect.


I've had a Roadside Policy since 2018. Always wondered why they would sell me...
Forum: Titles, Insurance, Registration and Money Matters 10-27-2021, 02:17 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,805
Posted By mrpincher
Hey NovaTRON - I called to ask the status...

Hey NovaTRON -


I called to ask the status of my Roadside Assistance policy. They confirmed a letter was sent and asked if I had an RV / bus conversion and then said they were cancelling the...
Forum: Titles, Insurance, Registration and Money Matters 10-27-2021, 12:54 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,805
Posted By mrpincher
Same here

Just contacted GoodSam for a refund of the remainder of the policy. My insurance company offers a roadside coverage plan and we have AAA for the cars. Guess I need to see who will provide coverage.
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 10-26-2021, 12:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 681
Posted By mrpincher
What I used

Also used osb water resistant sub floor over XPS 2" foam and I've briefly flooded my bus 3 times with no noticeable effects. Drained the bus on a slope and dried it out thoroughly each time with...
Forum: Conversion General Discussions 09-02-2021, 09:23 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 2,742
Posted By mrpincher
A few words and pics if lucky

I took a regular old 1960ís heavy steel junk office filing cabinet because it was free and cut it down so I could shorten the length and height and width. Then I placed the propane tanks inside it...
Forum: Conversion General Discussions 09-01-2021, 05:56 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 2,742
Posted By mrpincher
Thank You

Sorry I'm kinda slow in this regard. Will see if this works for me on the only bus picture I have at work. I'll post from home with pictures and explanations, tonight.
Mike
ps. my apologies to the...
Forum: Conversion General Discussions 09-01-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 2,742
Posted By mrpincher
Yes I have pictures but I can't post

I don't subscribe to a web based photo platform so my pictures don't have a URL. I can't post pictures. Any ideas on that?
Forum: Conversion General Discussions 09-01-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 2,742
Posted By mrpincher
These are horizontal and they work - for me

I have used three 30 lb forklift style tanks under my bus for the last two years. They are mounted behind a door, in a self made cabinet, at the rear of my bus. Horizontal tanks will not work...
Forum: Electrical, Charging and Solar 07-08-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 961
Posted By mrpincher
Yes.

John is absolutely right - I relied on his advice all the way through my project. My system cost 3, 4, or more, times the purchase price of the bus. I wasted a lot of money building my system...
Forum: Electrical, Charging and Solar 07-08-2021, 09:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 961
Posted By mrpincher
size of system

If you research my previous posts you'll see it wasn't that long ago that I was asking the same questions you are. My only qualification for giving advice is; my system works perfectly for my...
Forum: Titles, Insurance, Registration and Money Matters 07-01-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 17,880
Posted By mrpincher
Additional info

I forgot to mention handing the tax office the current inspection.


Before I had the bus inspected I had to purchase a temporary tag in order to drive it. While purchasing the temp tag I showed...
Forum: Titles, Insurance, Registration and Money Matters 07-01-2021, 09:13 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 17,880
Posted By mrpincher
I just completed the TX Title process

Hello. I just finished this process successfully in Potter County TX. Our tax office manager is a real ball buster so if there was any grief to hand out, I would have suffered the full measure.
...
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-08-2021, 04:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,440
Posted By mrpincher
Again thanks to all, as I sit in the shade at...

Again thanks to all, as I sit in the shade at Coyote creek nm.

Realistically the 9R tires are closer match to my bus weight. The rear axle weighs in at 12,000 and change. That puts 3000 on each...
Forum: New Member Intros - Say Hello! 06-07-2021, 01:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,172
Posted By mrpincher
I have the platinim service and purchased it a...

I have the platinim service and purchased it a year ago. They know I have a converted schoolbus. I signed up originally calling my bus a Wanderlodge because it was closer than any of the other...
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-07-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,440
Posted By mrpincher
Southern Tire Mart is on the way. They'll move...

Southern Tire Mart is on the way. They'll move the 9rs to the rear and put the 10rs on the front.

It was going to take a week to get 9rs from Dallas.

Good idea having a more common tire on...
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-07-2021, 09:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,440
Posted By mrpincher
Hey Rossv, Found a stamp it looks like it...

Hey Rossv,
Found a stamp it looks like it says,"ACCURIDE 22.5 x 7.50 "

Took a picture of it but can't post to this website. I confirmed your analysis that 10Rs will fit on 7" rims. Thanks for...
Forum: New Member Intros - Say Hello! 06-06-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,172
Posted By mrpincher
I have GoodSams and am currently in touch with...

I have GoodSams and am currently in touch with them. They will send a tow truck if I can't limp to town. They worked very hard to find this odd size tire for me with no luck. They offered to call the...
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-06-2021, 05:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,440
Posted By mrpincher
Nothing on the rim. The tire DOT N3 W7

Nothing on the rim. The tire DOT N3 W7
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-06-2021, 04:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,440
Posted By mrpincher
As soon as I get off this 2 lane highway, I'll...

As soon as I get off this 2 lane highway, I'll ask the tire dealer if 10r tires are possible. Bet I could have got those yesterday.
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-06-2021, 02:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,440
Posted By mrpincher
Was told I'd need new rims with 10r22.5 tires. Is...

Was told I'd need new rims with 10r22.5 tires. Is that True? I like your idea very much rossv
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-06-2021, 08:03 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,440
Posted By mrpincher
Lessons learned...when you have an uncommon tire...

Lessons learned...when you have an uncommon tire size do not take any chances with a blowout.
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-06-2021, 08:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,440
Posted By mrpincher
Two issues : 1 weekend and shops are closed...

Two issues :

1 weekend and shops are closed & emergency services do not stock this tire

2 I can't drive any further with the shredded tire beating the water tanks, and other

So my brother is...
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-05-2021, 07:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,440
Posted By mrpincher
MAGNA, I had all details in my vanishing...

MAGNA,

I had all details in my vanishing first post.

I'm 30miles south of Las Vegas NM.
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-05-2021, 07:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,440
Posted By mrpincher
Thanks for the posts, Pete, rossv. I'm...

Thanks for the posts, Pete, rossv.

I'm sitting 30 miles from I-25. Possibly a KOA.

Worried I'll lose the remaining tire.
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-05-2021, 07:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,440
Posted By mrpincher
More info

I keep loosing connectivity. So messages are short.

Bus is a 99 BB 9 window . Should I try driving on the single tire or call for the tow?

The bus is weighing 18000.

Ideas and experience...
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