Entries by Richard

Trade Wars Are So Much Fun

I caught this on CNBC: Thor Industries’ warning about rising tariff-related costs in its third-quarter earnings report sent shares plunging to 2018 lows, but CEO Bob Martin told CNBC on Thursday that the company is finding ways to blunt the impact. “We thought it’d be minimal,” the CEO admitted in a “Mad Money” interview with […]

More RVs That Float. Really.

When I had posted that Winnebago had purchased Chris Craft, a boating company, I tossed out a joke that Winnebago was about to make RVs that float. Turns out that somebody has already done that. There’s something just not right about a floating RV.

Hot Skin

I’m part of the Newmar Motorhome and Fifth Wheel Owners Facebook group and I came across this post: Purchased our 2010 Ventana DP new we love it HOWEVER, we have developed a little problem I could use some help on. Each time we touch counters, sink, appliances (anything) we get a shock which in some […]

Blowing In The Wind

The Forest Sandpiper: The Sandpiper is built to last using only the best materials to ensure that your coach is in it for the long haul. Careful engineering, well appointed craftsmanship and an uncompromising sense of pride go into every fifth wheel that we produce. Rest assured that your Sandpiper is built for luxury living. […]

RVs That Float

Interesting news release from Winnebago: Winnebago Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WGO), a leading outdoor lifestyle product manufacturer, today announced that it has acquired Chris-Craft, an iconic recreational boat builder, from Stellican Ltd., which has owned Chris-Craft since 2001. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. With a brand heritage that dates back to 1874, Chris-Craft is an […]