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Old 12-02-2012, 03:59 PM   #1
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New US trailer manufacturer

Importing from Austrailia- the small 550A unit has a washer/dryer?? and a drop down bed from ceiling.
RV Sales from Talvor Motorhomes
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Old 12-02-2012, 04:00 PM   #2
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Here is the US announcement
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Old 12-02-2012, 05:52 PM   #3
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they are really nice! i didn't see a price, though.....anyone have any ideas?
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I heard that they only like to be towed in the left lane.
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at least they got the door on the correct side, but a washer in such a small unit? The wow factor is really high. All fiberglass, not molded, ALKO galvanized frames, a acrylic windows, really light, 8 stage battery charger!!
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That 550 is a big boy (23' OAL). FRP "single panel" which I guess is fiber reinforced plastic followed by a euphemism for bonded or stuck together at more than one seam. I like the electric bed but $52K+ Aussie is probably a lotta lettuce anywhere.

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Yes and 5500 lbs weight, I thought the foreigns were a lot lighter.
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Oh man, I was suckered in. I thought it was an all molded new manufacturer.... sigh.
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Oh man, I was suckered in. I thought it was an all molded new manufacturer.... sigh.
Me, too...or at least light weight!

But I s'pose 5500 pounds might be "lightweight" compared to some of the units out there...

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Our 31 ft Kodiak left the factory with a certified weight under 5100 lbs. Included electric awning, spare tire, two 20# propane tanks, tv, no battery. I had the dealer add a slide-out awning, battery, and swap out the 20# propane tanks for a pair of 30 pounders. Still under 6000# when fully loaded.
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