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Old 02-24-2013, 01:35 AM   #21
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Hat's off to free enterprise etc. It's a tough market to break into given the long term players and their well established production lines. Good luck to him.

Some valid questions have already been raised about a few design features. It'll be nice if there's some clarification.

One thing I noticed was the RV screen door unit. We had one of those on the RV we "cruised out of Arizona". I found the two doors were interacting with each other, not necessarily in a good way. Made me appreciate how well the Scamp folding screen door works.

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Old 02-24-2013, 06:05 AM   #22
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The back one in the shop has a bellyband but the front one looks like it has been removed, there is no outer lip. I do wonder if maybe he found a few of them and does remods or custom orders.
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Old 02-24-2013, 07:06 AM   #23
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Steve, it might be that the trim is decorative, to hide any imperfections the seam may show, as Escape does after glassing the two halves together.
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Old 02-28-2013, 12:11 AM   #24
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New Start-Up in B.C.

I emailed the person who posted the ad about this new trailer. I heard from him a little while ago. Here is what he said (I asked a few questions about specs as well as paperwork for importing to the U.S.):
"Hello Linda,
I am the manufacturer of this trailer. This one listed is the prototype. I presently have 4 more in stock. The inside height is 6’, and the bed is just about a double. The prototype is 1630 lbs, and the other 4 are just over 1500 lbs. The outside height from road to top is 7’ 4”. And the width is approximately 6’4”. I’m sorry but I don’t know any of the paperwork required to import to the US.

Don’t hesitate to contact me if you have any further questions.
Daryll"

I will give him the link to this forum so he can hopefully communicate with folks here and give us more info.
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Linda, I had already sent him an invite to the forum, and a link to this thread when Donna first posted. I imagine he has already been around.
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Old 02-28-2013, 07:03 AM   #26
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Date Listed 02-Jan-13 Price $11,900.00 Address Ashcroft, BC, Canada
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"Interior is all fiberglass – counters, table, cabinets and headliner – easy to clean. Comes with 2 burner propane stove, 3 way fridge, sink, flush toilet with holding tank, small inline cooling system, ceiling vent with fan, screen door, outside LED lights, 2 leather swivel chairs, 6” foam double bed. Deluxe curtains and upholstery. Easy to tow – high off the ground – perfect for backroads. 2000 lb axle – heavy frame. Special price $11,900.00"

I think it's a nice looking rig at a fair price.
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