Used RV Terminology and Definitions - G to L

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Grey tank
The grey tank is a holding tank in an RV for storing used sink water and bathing water.  This water is then used to help flush the toilet waste from the pipes after that tank is emptied.

Hitch
This is the connection device placed on the towing vehicle to tow an RV such as a travel trailer, fifth wheel or a folding camping trailer.  There are several types and sizes of hitches that can be used for towing RV's.

Load Levelers
Load Levelers are bars that are placed on the towing vehicle to distribute the weight of the towable RV through out the towing vehicle.

LP Gas
LP Gas stands for liquefied petroleum gas which is used to supply gas for RV's used for cooking or water heating.  The LP gas is stored in refillable tanks and attached to RV's.