I recently went on a 12 day road trip across the Southeast in my T@G that included stays in Oklahoma, Arkansas, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina and Florida. (Posts on those adventures to come.) Here are some of my improvements and things that worked well, as well as the issues I had and things I … Continue reading 2018 Southeast Roadtrip – What worked well, issues and future improvements.
I am heading out today for my first long road trip with the Teardrop. I am all packed and ready to go, but packing this time required some changes to my plan. All of my trips so far have been in one place for 3-4 days so the main objective in packing was to get … Continue reading Long Haul Storage Take 2
I took my first trip of the year this past weekend. Although it was only a short distance, just outside of San Antonio, I decided to use it as my test run for my 12 day road trip I have planned the end of the month. I started this test with packing and luck with … Continue reading Lake Medina Texas – Long Haul Storage Take 1
I know it's been a long time since my last post, but there hasn't been much to blog about. Although I was optimistic in my last post about it being a good year, despite its start, things continued to happen to challenge that. Sadly, this includes the unexpected death of a coworker, I was honored … Continue reading Ready for a new camping season.
Even though I have done a lot on my camper and made it much more functional there were still some things I needed and wanted. Luckily my family obliged in getting me a large portion of it for Christmas. Here are a few of the new additions. One thing I knew I needed was a … Continue reading Merry Christmas to me! New gadgets, accessories and winter gear.
So I finally got to take a nice hot shower in my outdoor setup. It has been a couple trips in the making. While this is a post is all about the Camp Chef water heater it's not meant to be a product review. More of a tutorial and some tips and things to watch … Continue reading Finally a Nice Hot Shower! The Camp Chef Triton Propane Instant Water Heater
In preparation for my upcoming trip to the Colorado River in Columbus, TX I have been making some final additions and modifications. Well, final for a while. I do have some things I would like to do in the long term, like solar panels, but these should have me set for functionality for a while. … Continue reading Last mods and additions……for a while.
If you own a T2G 2017 model teardrop camper you are painfully familiar with the USB port issue. In these models the "Charging Center" as they call it is at the foot of the bed. While it is great to have an electrical outlet, separate UBS plug and a 12 Volt plug inside, they are … Continue reading The Infamous T@G USB Port
One of the biggest issues I have had with the T@G is the under bed storage compartments. In theory they are a great idea and a big part of why I bought it. In reality, they don't function very well. I tried using them on my trips but learned they work best for things you … Continue reading Solving the Under Bed Storage Problem
After the Texas Tiny Rally I still had a long list of things I wanted to change or add to make the camper function better. The first few have been simple things that should make things easier. Although I figured out a way to pack clothes using the hanging baskets, I neglected to figure out … Continue reading Mods Round 3