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Old 08-10-2016, 10:39 AM   #1
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We are taking the factory tour next week

We are still four of five years away from selling the 5th wheel and buying a Bay Star Sport (2702). However we are taking some vacation days and going up to Shipshewana for the flea market next week. Since we're close we decided to go a day earlier so we can go to the Newmar factory on Monday morning for the tour.
How many of you have done the tour ?
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I did it two weeks ago. Very informative and eye opening.
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Old 08-10-2016, 12:05 PM   #3
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Great Tour

The tour is great. It will make you feel good about how the coaches are constructed. I did not get the same feeling when I took the another manufacturer's tour.

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We have gone on 3 separate occasions. 6-7 weeks ago we went on the Monday afternoon tour. What a pleasant surprise, the guy that does Newmar training was filling in for the normal tour guides. I guess he will do that on Monday afternoons.
We learned more in an hour plus than from all sales people we ever spoke with combined. I left the plant feeling great about our Dutch Star, the best built RV in America. I now know why my RV is cooler in the heat and warmer in the cold and quieter driving down the road.
Wish I could remember names, I'd tell you who to ask for,
Have fun, Newmar is the absolute best.
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We did the tour two years ago. Interesting way they move rigs thru the various assembly stations and how they get rid of trash on the production line. I won't soil it for you.
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