Leak Repair Spray
Spray ‘N’ Seal Leak Repair from Permatex Inc.Spray ‘N’ Seal Leak Repair from Permatex Inc. is said to seal low-pressure leaks in minutes without the need to disassemble or remove parts.
The aerosol spray provides a durable rubber barrier to repair leaks in numerous automotive applications. The spray also works on plastics, PVC, and canvas, and can be used for a variety of other motorhome repairs. The clear coating dries tack-free in five minutes and fully cures in 30 to 45 minutes.
A 9-ounce can of Spray ‘N’ Seal Leak Repair has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price ranging from $6.99 to $7.49.
10 Columbus Blvd.
Hartford, CT 06106
Non-Smoke spray from Dakota Products Inc.Non-Smoke spray from Dakota Products Inc. is said to provide an effective way to eliminate smoke and other offensive odors in closed areas.
According to product literature, the ultra-dry formula works by changing the molecular structure of odors and neutralizing them. It reportedly is safe for carpet, fabric, and furniture when used as directed, and the initial fragrance of the spray fades in a few hours, leaving the interior smelling fresh and clean.
A 12-ounce can of Non-Smoke has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $14.
Dakota Products Inc.
27065 Mueller Place
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
Oil Buddy II from MasterLink Marketing Inc.The Oil Buddy II from MasterLink Marketing Inc. is said to be the first automatic on-off oil spout, simplifying the task of refilling motor oil and other fluids.
The Oil Buddy II features a spring-loaded valve that opens and closes the spout to help eliminate spills and cleanup. Simply direct the spout into the receiving hole, press down, and squeeze the bottle several times. When the bottle is pulled back, the valve automatically closes.
The Oil Buddy II, which comes in two colors, fits most 4-quart to 6-quart containers and 1-gallon bottles and has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $2.99.
MasterLink Marketing Inc.
26 Robertson Davies Drive
Canada L7A 1J9
SkyScout from Celestron LLCThe SkyScout from Celestron LLC combines GPS technology with point-and-click convenience to help users identify thousands of celestial objects.
The SkyScout can be used to identify an object seen in the sky, or it can help you locate an object by selecting its name from the device’s menu and following the directional arrows through the viewfinder. Once a targeted object is found, the SkyScout provides facts, trivia, history, and mythology about the most popular celestial objects.
The handheld device comes with an SD card slot and a USB connection and is powered by two AA batteries (not included). The SkyScout has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $399.
2835 Columbia St.
Torrance, CA 90503
Cell Information Backup
CellStik from Spark Technology CorporationThe CellStik from Spark Technology Corporation allows users to back up, enter, edit, and transfer the contact information stored on their cell phone.
The small device, which is available for compatible cell phone models, is said to be easy to use. Simply plug it into the cell phone; press the Save button; and the information is transferred to the CellStik. Once loaded, the device’s USB connector can be plugged into a personal computer (compatible with Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP) to enter or edit the contact information. To reload the information into the cell phone, or to transfer to another cell phone, simply plug the device into the phone and press the Update button.
The CellStik has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $39.99.
Spark Technology Corporation
185 Martinvale Lane
San Jose, CA 95119
DICA RV Jack PadsAccording to product literature, DICA RV Jack Pads provide a larger footprint for jack stands to rest upon, keeping the jack stand feet from sinking into the ground or asphalt and assuring that the motorhome is level in all conditions.
The 3/4-inch-thick pads are made of ultra-high-molecular-weight plastic and can be used with manual or hydraulic jacks of any size. Each pad is equipped with a nylon rope handle to facilitate setup and maneuvering; and sets of two or more come in a handy carry bag.
The pads are available in 12-, 15-, and 18-inch-square sizes and can be purchased individually or in sets of up to four. Manufacturer’s suggested retail prices range from $36 for a single 12-inch pad to $280 for a set of four 18-inch pads. (Use the discount code “FMCA” when you purchase online or order by phone for additional savings.)
P.O. Box 188
Panora, IA 50216
Portable Air Compressor
Inflation Station portable air compressorsInflation Station portable air compressors from Firestone Industrial Products are designed to supply the necessary air pressure to inflate air springs, tires, sports and swimming equipment, air mattresses, and more.
The two Inflation Station models “” #9289 and #9290 “” each include a heavy-duty 150-psi air compressor; a 12-foot power cable with brass alligator clips to connect to a vehicle battery; a 25-foot coiled air hose; a tire inflator tool with gauge; two blower nozzles; a needle valve tool; and a canvas carrying case. The #9289 model features a 35 percent duty cycle and a 1.69 cubic feet per minute (cfm) rating at 60 psi, while the #9290 model has a 20 percent duty cycle and a 1.02 cfm rating at 60 psi.
Inflation Station model #9289 has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $362.15, while model #9290 is priced at $249.27.
Firestone Industrial Products
310 E. 96th St.
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Motorola Talkabout two-way radiosAccording to product information, Motorola Talkabout T9580RSAME two-way radios are the first in the industry to provide remote communication along with emergency and National Weather Service alerts.
The radios are said to have a range of up to 25 miles in optimum conditions and include 22 channels, each with 121 privacy codes (2,662 combinations), for clear, uninterrupted connections. They also feature Motorola’s Quiet Talk interruption filter, which helps ensure that radios from other manufacturers cannot be heard on your channel.
The radios include specific area message encoding (SAME) to filter out distant emergency and weather warning broadcasts and monitor only programmed localized areas.
Each radio is powered by a rechargeable NiMH battery (included) or three AA batteries. The manufacturer’s suggested retail price is $89.99 per pair.
1303 E. Algonquin Road
Schaumburg, IL 60196
Let’s Go Aero GearSpace 34 cargo carrierThe Let’s Go Aero GearSpace 34 telescoping cargo carrier provides motorhomers with an additional 34 cubic feet of storage space in an aerodynamic design.
The carrier, which attaches to any 2-inch, Class II or higher hitch receiver, reportedly is capable of carrying up to 300 pounds of gear and large enough to accommodate up to two bicycles of most sizes. The unit’s patented clamshell-opening lid is said to allow every inch of cargo space to be utilized and accessed. The carrier’s telescoping ability provides up to 31 inches of rear slide clearance so users can access the vehicle’s rear doors and cargo areas.
The GearSpace 34 also includes LED stop, turn, and taillights, and is available in light or dark gray tones. The carrier has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $1,287.65.
Let’s Go Aero
3380 N. El Paso St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
RV RoVer recreation cartThe RV RoVer is touted as the first four-seat golf cart that does not require the use of a trailer or rack to be hauled. To transport the five-wheel vehicle, users partially disassemble the front fork and attach the cart to any 2-inch, Class III hitch, where the vehicle rides suspended in the air.
The RV RoVer is available with a 5.5-horsepower gasoline engine (320 pounds) or a 24-volt electric motor (365 pounds). The belt-driven vehicle is built on a lightweight, all-aluminum powder-coated frame and features electric start, a custom-built muffler, and a cargo carrying area that can be utilized when the back seat isn’t attached.
The RV RoVer is available in red, blue, and gold colors with black or white seats and has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $4,995.
106 E. Eighth St.
West Point, GA 31833