Gear and Equipment List

This is a great list to ponder – not my invention but a good one to think on!

  1. A set of leveling blocks – enough to meet all leveling requirements (24)
  2. A 20 ft sewer hose (two 10 ft sections)
  3. A clear sewer connection (likely not provided)
  4. A 90 degree sewer connection (likely not provided)
  5. A sewer hose support rack
  6. A 25 ft fresh water hose
  7. A 25 ft black tank flush hose
  8. A water thief fitting (connects hose to a non screw thread hydrant)
  9. A 4-5 gallon water jug
  10. A Folding Wagon to cart stuff
  11. An internal and external entry mat (likely get an AS internal one)
  12. A set of four wheel chocks (get a set of x-chocks, but use both types)
  13. A coupler lock (research and get a good one (Vault is better)
  14. A Weight Distribution Sway Control Hitch (not usually included with sale of coach)
  15. A torque wrench and socket to set wheel lugs (alum moves for 500-2000 miles)
  16. A set of fuses
  17. A spare light bulb for vent fan lights and LEDs
  18. A few spare screws, rivets/tool, glue, cable ties
  19. A multi meter and basic tool kit
  20. A set of battery powered LED lanterns
  21. A portable LPG grill/BBQ
  22. Two fire extinguishers – upgrade the one by the door and a large one as spare
  23. A 25 ft TV coax cable and male-male connector
  24. A mat 8×12 or so to set up exterior patio
  25. Aerospace 303 spray lube for windows
  26. Lubrication grease for hitch and ball
  27. Disposable gloves to handle grease and sewer connections
  28. Spray wax/cleaner and microfibre towels to remove grease and bugs (speed shine)
  29. A good tire pressure gauge
  30. Jack for changing tire or raising trailer frame
  31. Set of 4-6 16in square plywood pads to spread weight in soft conditions
  32. A 24in level (some use their phone) to setup coach when site is not level
  33. Mirror extensions if TV is not equipped
  34. Back-up camera, now standard equipment on 2019 Airstreams (Look at the 7in monitor)
  35. Pack two warm sleeping bags
  36. A weather radio
  37. A winterizing kit
  38. A small compressor (Viair 40047 400P-RV Automatic Portable Compressor Kit)
  39. Get a surge protector.
  40. Breaker bar and torque wrench for tightening rims
  41. Also a good tool set with various sockets and bits
  42. 2 folding outdoor chairs
  43. A decent portable vacuum (we use the tiny Dyson)
  44. Replace the ebrake breakaway cable with a Fastaways, won’t rust.
  45. Consider adding a small induction burner to your kitchen gadget.

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