Ask the Tech

Do it yourselfers, gadget lovers and anybody looking to upgrade their RV won't want to miss this year's "Ask The Technician" exhibit at the 2016 Seattle RV Show. At the exhibit, you will find a fully accessorized travel trailer and tow vehicle equipped with the latest toys and upgrades. A seasoned RV service professional will be on hand to answer any and all your questions concerning general RV service, jacks, awnings, antennas and other installed accessories. Daily information talks from factory suppliers too!  Let's take a look at some of the featured products at this year's "Ask The Technician" exhibit:

The Tailgater from King Controls for those that like to watch their favorite TV shows from anywhere their RV travels take them
The KING Tailgater is a fully automatic portable HD satellite antenna that sits on the ground or permanently mounts to the roof of your RV. Enjoy all your favorite TV programs anywhere, anytime including local networks. DISH Network satellite service required, no long-term contract requirements with their pay-as-you-go monthly option. Not designed for in-motion use during travel. Limited Mfr Warranty: 2 year parts and 1 year labor. Made in the USA.

King Tailgater

Dometic 9100 power awning with PowerChannel for 12 volt accessories
With the simple press of the wall-mounted switch, the durable 9100 awning opens and retracts with ease. However, with the addition of the PowerChannel, the awning does more than just open and close with ease. The PowerChannel provides 15 amps of 12V power from your RV directly through the awning roller tube for easy, uncluttered connection of Dometic fans, lights, and speakers with no visible wires eliminating the trip hazard and unsightliness of power cords. The built in LED light strip provides ambient lighting when you want it and an array of additional Dometic accessories are coming soon.

Add storage and improve access to existing storage areas with MORstor
MORstor is a line of storage solutions by MORryde offering many options for cargo, batteries, LP tanks, generators and freezers. MORryde’s Cargo Trays provide easy access to all of your previously hard to reach storage areas. The 90” models have a unique two way travel system that can easily move and extend cargo out of either side of your vehicle providing greater convenience and accessibility. All of their trays come fully assembled and are easily installed in just minutes. Finished flooring in weather resistant plastic or carpet is available upon request.

Morryde also manufactures an assortment of TV mounts for your RV
MORryde prides themselves in making durable TV mounts for almost any RV application. Their steel TV mounts are well known for rugged quality and sleek functionality.  They offer flip down, swivel, tilt and slide TV mounts that are perfect for your specific need.

Enjoy stress free towing with a Fastway 4 point trailer hitch
Towing a trailer doesn't need to be a tense and fearful experience. It doesn't have to be difficult. It doesn't have to be filled with safety concerns and woes. The right hitch makes all the difference. It can turn a good trailer into a great trailer... and a great experience. The Equal-i-zer hitch uses a unique two-in-one design that combines weight distribution with sway control in one easy to use unit. The simple design has Integrated™ sway control to help minimize the risk of sway problems caused by passing vehicles, cross winds and other towing hazards. The Equal-i-zer hitch is safe, simple and easy to use.

Regardless whether are looking to save power when dry camping or just want more light in your RV, LED  Lights From Starlights provide the solution you are looking for
Starlights, Inc's mission is to provide the highest quality LED & 12 volt lighting products at the best price. Starlights, Inc. was formed in 2005 for one primary purpose - to increase the comfort and safety of fellow RVers through their 12 volt motion lighting products. Since then, they have expanded into multiple lighting products, as well as energy efficient LED lighting. Starlights, Inc. is also very serious about quality control. Each of their products are extensively tested before sent to the marketplace and all of their products offer at least a 1 year warranty.

Go Power 160 Watt Solar Panel provides clean, quiet energy wherever your RV travels take you
Enjoy the peace and quiet without a generator and no longer worry about draining your batteries while away from grid power. The Go Power! Overlander is the largest single 12 volt solar charging kit on the market with 160 watts and 8.8 amps of power charging capability. This powerful battery charger is great for maintaining the charge in all types of batteries and is ideal for extended RVing or dry-camping.

The Go Power Roof Entry Plate makes installing your solar panel easy without the worries  of water leaks
With the Cable Entry Plate, installation is cleaner and more flexible.  No longer is the solar cable's entry limited to the refrigerator vent.  With Go Power's Cable Entry Plate, run the wires through any part of the roof you choose, ideally as close as possible to the battery for the most efficient charging and minimizing energy loss.  This product has been designed from the ground up to provide the best solution on the market for a cable entry port for RV rooftops.  

Ask The Technician Daily Presentations
Distributors from many well known industry names will be presenting daily seminars at the "Ask The Technician" Exhibit. A list of presenters and the times they are scheduled to appear is shown below.  

Don't miss the Ask The Technician exhibit in space "U" at the 2016 Seattle RV Show.

Dave Helgeson
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Dave Helgeson is the MHRV Show Director. He and his wife love to travel across the west in their RV. Dave writes about all things RVing but loves to share destinations and boondocking advice.

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