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Old 07-16-2009, 07:37 AM   #99
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We traded out "hybrid" in on a new leftover 2008 Pilgrim International Cirrus 21 CRB. We were going to go with big fifth wheel since my Titan will tow 10,000 lbs without a problem but we went with convenience of a smaller trailer for ease of towing and gas mileage. We travel quite a bit and mostly just weekends. When we get to the site we are usually out sightseeing etc all day and do not spend much time in the trailer. This was perfect for us. Big Queen bed with room around and wardrobes and a very large bathroom. No room for kids which was right up our alley. Time for the 21 yr old to "go it alone". LOL. The Pilgrim is great with its "green" construction. All bonded aluminum frame and laminated panels. Love the two way hot water heater . gas/electric. Use the camps electric to heat water instead of our gas. Was the perfect set up to take us to retirement in 5-6 years when we get "the bus".

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Old 07-17-2009, 06:12 PM   #100
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I now tow a 2007 Trailblazer T277FS 5th Wheel with a 2003 Dodge Ram 3500 QC SB CTD.

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Old 07-17-2009, 06:32 PM   #101
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Originally Posted by rray32539 View Post
My toys:

2005 Ford F-250 Lariat Crew Cab with all the bells and whistles, including genuine cowbutt seats.
I think endangered cows would have to make the softest seats

Congrats on the upgrades on the Jayco. Sounds like a lotta hard work, and a lotta fun. Enjoy.
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Old 07-18-2009, 06:11 PM   #102
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This is my 04 dodge 2500 HEMIFIED and our new 09 puma 259rbss.
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Old 07-19-2009, 10:06 AM   #103
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We tow a 2003 29 foot Alpenlite fiver that weighs 10,500lbs. We have been towing since 1988 starting out with a starcraft popup and working our way up.
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Old 07-20-2009, 07:23 AM   #104
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Pulling a '04 36BBHS Cedar Creek fiver w/ a 06 F350 King Ranch Crew Cab Dually. The trailer has 2 slide-outs and 2 bedrooms. Scaling in at 11476k. Combined I'm at about 20,567. We've been Rving since 2001. I have no plans anytime soon to trade up. Love what I have, hard to find anything worth trading up for that it would be worth sinking the money into in this economy.
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Old 07-21-2009, 11:58 AM   #105
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Old 07-27-2009, 05:10 PM   #106
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Towing an 05 n- 38' Mobile Suites with an 04 International 4400 LoPro, 10spd while carrying an 01 Harley Ultra in the bike barn on the back of the Int'l.
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Old 08-13-2009, 10:38 AM   #107
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Towing an 05 37' Big Horn, by Heartland, with an 07 Dodge, 3500, QC, SRW, 5.9 CTD. Bought the Cummins, the Dodge came with it.
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Old 08-15-2009, 10:17 AM   #108
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Speaking of Bighorn's.....got a 08' 3100RL we picked up back in Nov 07.
Of course it weighs twice as much as the truck so I just recently added a Pacbrake exhaust brake to the tow rig.

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Old 08-26-2009, 08:45 PM   #109
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We just completed the purchase of our 2009 Dodge 3500 4x4 dually to pull our new to us future home. It is a 2004 Newmar Mountain Aire 38rlpk, and we plan to go fulltiming next year after the home is sold. This is our 3rd rv, but it has proved to be the best so far. Looking forward to meeting ya'll on the road.
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Old 08-27-2009, 06:14 AM   #110
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2007 Pilgrim open road 38' 3 slide 5th wheel.All the comforts. Waiting for our 2010 3500 Laramie Ram 4x4 mega cab to pull it..want to leave for Arizona around 2nd week of Oct-hope we get the truck by then..Dona
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Old 10-06-2009, 06:02 PM   #111
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08 Rockwood Mini-Lite 1809. Nice and cozy! 08 Ram 1500 Big Horn.
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Old 10-24-2009, 04:55 PM   #112
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We pull a 30', '95 Sunnybrook with rear kitchen and one slideout that we bought used in 2000. We full timed for 1.75 yrs and just loved it. Pull with a 2000 F250 V10. Out log shows we have pulled it 26,238 miles thru 22 states.

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