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Old 08-03-2013, 03:16 PM   #15
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2.5 years with my stickie, and I'm thinking hard about replacing it with a well-rounded egg.
We've left the light on for you Mike
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Old 08-03-2013, 03:27 PM   #16
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13 years and counting.
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Old 08-03-2013, 04:27 PM   #17
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2.5 yrs. with el Gordito.

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Old 08-03-2013, 05:33 PM   #18
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And why???

Floyd you are just Mr. Steady around here.....wedged into that tiny Glass & Wood shell with your Bride!
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Old 08-03-2013, 05:51 PM   #19
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We've had our "new" (17ft) Casita for 14 years. We bought an old (16ft) two years prior, to see if we would like that kind of camping. (We did!)
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Old 08-04-2013, 02:16 AM   #20
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I'm in the middle of year 13. Love "My Little Marshmallow" and have had absolutely no problems with it. I see other trailers that I like but I just can't imagine parting with "Puff" it suits Lily and I just fine.
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Old 08-04-2013, 10:57 AM   #21
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Actually I haven't had my trailer any longer than its original length, it doesn't get any longer than that... lol
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Old 08-04-2013, 12:25 PM   #22
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We've left the light on for you Mike
Hopefully not the red one.
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Old 08-04-2013, 01:04 PM   #23
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True... we have one member who's had 6 new trailers in 5 years!
Some just "vary" more than others even without time!
So what do you have at the "moment" and how long has the "moment" lasted?
I resemble that remark
2 16 Casita .
,2 17 casita , 1 Big Foot fiver , 1 class c , and now a Lil Snoozy. I take the 5th .
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Old 08-04-2013, 01:34 PM   #24
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We had a Casita for 4 years and were very happy with it. But grandchildren happened and we wanted a second bed. So we sold the C for $4000 less than we paid and made a nice down payment on this 5.0. This is our third summer with it, the kids love it and I don't anticipate changing again.

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Old 08-04-2013, 03:20 PM   #25
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Picked up our 2013 Scamp 16 sd w/fb in Backus on 7/5/13. We have slept in it 7 times so far and love it.
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Old 08-04-2013, 03:32 PM   #26
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MY first trailer was a CROWN soft top, purchased in 1967 ($ 850.00) and kept for about 20 yrs (and a new top + 4 door zippers). Sold to fellow who kept 4 yrs and sold again--??.
My second was a Bonair hardtop, purchased second hand ($ 1850.00) kept till 2009, sold for $1200.00 with all my camping stuff
1975 Trillium, (Green Grape) purchased in 2011 for $2200.00,had to travel 250 miles One way) was in very good shape and didn't take a lot of fixing (but had no leakes) .Had to replace a lot of camping stuff I let go.so @ 75 YOA is on the go.

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Old 08-04-2013, 06:25 PM   #27
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I bought the 13' Trillium in July, 1998. It was exactly what I wanted......simple to tow, set-up and had no leaks. Didn't have a furnace, had an ice box and two burner cook-top. Nothing to complicate things. Loved it for 14 years.....still love it. Gave it to my daughter so it would stay in the family.

But......as the years went by, I thought.....would be nice to have deep-cell battery, front dinette so I wouldn't need to switch the table, outside light......you know 'a little more room'. And happen to see the 4500 Trillium for sale in April 2012. Just what I wanted. This will be the one till I can no longer camp.
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Old 08-04-2013, 10:17 PM   #28
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I have had my Cloud for 3 years now and I am still convinced it is the best purchase I have ever made. It is a work in progress but I use it in between modifications. In my first 3 years it has followed me around 10000 miles and has allowed me to see places I wouldn't have been able to see without her plus I love the attention she gets when we have her out an about. I spend a quarter of my day just meeting new people, answering questions, and giving tours if my Cloud which I lovingly call my "Escape Pod".
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