Month: January 2020

Why Quartzsite

Our Campsite (HDR enhanced) at Quartzsite

I’ll get right to the point, why is Quartzsite such an attraction. Well for us it is friends. Each day we meet new friends. Every day we have seen old friends. Even with all the distractions of the Big Tent and an even bigger swap meet outside.  Everything here is for sale. There are multiple …

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Quartzsite No, Maybe, Yes

Sunset Reflection Arizona

Quartzsite No, Maybe, Yes. I have often said that I didn’t understand the attraction of Quartzsite.  Half a million people descend on Quartzsite every January for what has to be the biggest RV event in the country.  It seems to me that it wasn’t planned that way, but instead, it just happened, and grew, and …

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Xcapers Bash Solar Data Collection

Tiffin RV 34TGA Solar Panels 700 watt

As you know, the Xcapers Bash is 100% off-grid. Many RVs have solar to recharge RV batteries, some only have generators. This represents a huge opportunity to get same-day, same-weather, day-by-day electric data from hundreds of RV battery users – with and without solar recharging. Thanks for contributing to the Xcapers Bash Solar Data Collection. …

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Snippet: Travel Slowly

2017 to 2019 Combined Route

Snippet: Travel Slowly (and Stop for a while). So far we have visited every cowboy state (except Kansas and Oklahoma) mostly by secondary highways and back roads. Instead of dashing across the country covering hundreds of miles a day (or so), typically we move every four days. We stop every hundred miles (or so) on …

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