Building a Raspberry Pi Network

Building a Raspberry Pi Network
This is mainly focused on the full time RVers reading this, but there are still ideas to be mined for others. This is the layout for how our network is getting built and what each Raspberry Pi will do in that network. I've had some new ideas recently, so while I've discussed building a Raspberry Pi network before, this is...

Computers, Networks, and How to Keep a Blog Running

Computers, Networks, and How to Keep a Blog Running
I'm going through what I want to have in the RV, what we already have, and what we can adapt to make work for our situation. As we are professional bloggers, it is important that we be able to connect to our followers, update the website, and be able to function with the hardware we can afford. There are many...

Tripp Lite Inverter/Converter Introduction into an RV Electrical System

Tripp Lite Inverter/Converter Introduction into an RV Electrical System
This review has been a long time in the works. Our original plan was to go to Florida last Thanksgiving and add solar panels, a much larger battery setup, an inverter, and the other parts required for running our RV completely off the grid and unplugged. If you've been following along, you'll know we didn't make it to Florida until...

DirecTV Winegard Trav’ler Satellite Dish Installation- Part One

DirecTV Winegard Trav’ler Satellite Dish Installation- Part One
I received a satellite dish for DirecTV from Winegard, specifically the Trav'ler. Its an HD dish that mounts to the roof of your RV and automatically finds the right satellite so all you have to do is turn it on and it searches. There are two cables that attach to it, several screws to mount it down, and attaching the...