Prototype Camping Trailer - Fiberglass RV

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Old 11-10-2009, 03:06 PM   #1
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Not fiberglass, at least not molded fiberglass, but a neat sleeping place at least:

Steve DeWeese: Would not want to go this route as well. I would not want to go without my shower & the head, or the frig, etc. But an interesting concept, especially the beds & table at the "foot". When I started out camping, I would have been a happy camper with one.

As for the looks of the trailer, I like it, very neat looking, good design to it.

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Old 11-10-2009, 05:05 PM   #2
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I'm not trying to be negative or hateful, everybody has different taste as we all know. I really don't like it. I think it looks smaller and not to pretty. I do like to look at different trailer designs, so don't stop posting.

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Old 11-10-2009, 07:00 PM   #3
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Reminds me of the Miti-Lite in layout and function - except with a rear door for gear loading (but the Miti-Lite could take a boat on top, so they were thinking "gear" too).

I'm surprised that it weighs 1300 - 1400 lbs. "dry" since he's designed it to be pulled by a 4-cylinder car. It would have been nice if he could have trimmed weight from the typical small trailer weight, not added a bit.

It's nifty though. I'm glad creative people are building things!

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Old 11-10-2009, 07:02 PM   #4
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It's not my taste either, because I prefer something different. But that doesn't mean it wouldn't be a perfect fit for someone else.

Keep posting these kinds of things. It's only through comparisons we can make objective decisions.
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Old 11-11-2009, 05:17 AM   #5
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