What’s New On the BATOC Route 66 Caravan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General

 

Bucketlist Items:

  1. Maria – Sleep in a Wigwam
  2. Paul Gravelle – Cadillac Ranch
  3. DJ – See the Big Texan
  4. Maria – Las Posada Hotel
  5. your bucket-list item here
  6. and yours here
  7. and you there, here is where yours goes
  8. you get the idea
  9. see above

 

Budget Estimates: (based on a 12 night trip for two people, including car transportation and one-way driving)

  • Hotel Accommodations: ($120/night) $1500
  • Food: ($100/day) $1200
  • Gas: (approx. 1750 mi./13mpg/$3gal) $ 400
  • Entertainment Expenses $ 300
  • One-way airfare to Amarillo ($250/person) $ 500
  • Car Transportation estimated at $500 – $1000

Total: approximately $5000 per couple

 Tentative Itinerary by stop:

  1. Amarillo TX (2 nights)
  2. Santa Fe NM (1 night)
  3. Albuquerque NM (1 night)
  4. Gallup NM (1 night)
  5. Winslow AZ (1 night) — Las Posada Hotel (Maria to plan this day)
  6. Flagstaff AZ (1 night)
  7. Williams AZ (1 night)
  8. Kingman AZ (1 night)
  9. San Bernardino (1 night) — Wigwam Hotel
  10. Santa Monica Area (1 night)
  11. Return to Bay Area

What you need:

What you need:

Power splitter

3 Socket Car Cigarette Lighter Splitter with 2 Port USB Car Charger
  • Features:
  • Device Type: 3 Cigarette Socket Car Charger
  • Input: DC 12V-24V
  • USB output: DC 5V
  • Maximum output power: 120W
  • USB output current: 3.1A
  • Dimension: 3.62×2.56×0.98inch

 

CB Radio:  Below are some random picks from Walmart from a Guy who knows nothing about CB radios

Midland Miniature Handheld CB/Weather Radio

External antenna: Cobra 100-Watt 21″ Magnet-Mount Antenna $24

Compact, multimode (in car or handheld), highly rated five of five star, under $94. (No external antenna)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Uniden PRO520XL 40-Channel 4-Watt Compact CB Radio and Tram 300 Magnet-Mount CB Antenna Kit

 

Compete kit for $48 rated four of five stars

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Uniden CMX660 40-CH Off-Road Compact CB Radio & Tram 703-HC Center Load CB Antenna Kit

 

Complete kit (not rated on walmart) – $147

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Next meeting:

Saturday, after the Monthly Club Meeting @ Buttercup