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Old 11-26-2006, 06:11 PM   #1
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The vintage pop up served us well for 2 summers but it was time for a change. We have been searching local dealer lots, classified ads, RVTraderOnline, and eBay. This Apache had been on eBay, but didn't sell. I had contacted the dealer with a question, and he asked if I wanted to make a deal. So we negotiated and bought a brand new 2002 Apache RBH 25. It is a quad bunkhouse, with center bath, and front "U" dinette. Its construction features a crowned/trussed roof, 2x2 studs (16" centers in walls and roof, 12" centers in the floor). Despite that it is 4 years old, we bought it with full warranty on everything, except the roof warranty was in effect beginning on the manufacture date.

This model was advertised as a light weight. But UVW is 4706#, GVWR is 6410#. My van pulled it as expected...slowly but steadily. No sway problems with 750# WD bars.

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Old 11-26-2006, 06:11 PM   #2
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The vintage pop up served us well for 2 summers but it was time for a change. We have been searching local dealer lots, classified ads, RVTraderOnline, and eBay. This Apache had been on eBay, but didn't sell. I had contacted the dealer with a question, and he asked if I wanted to make a deal. So we negotiated and bought a brand new 2002 Apache RBH 25. It is a quad bunkhouse, with center bath, and front "U" dinette. Its construction features a crowned/trussed roof, 2x2 studs (16" centers in walls and roof, 12" centers in the floor). Despite that it is 4 years old, we bought it with full warranty on everything, except the roof warranty was in effect beginning on the manufacture date.

This model was advertised as a light weight. But UVW is 4706#, GVWR is 6410#. My van pulled it as expected...slowly but steadily. No sway problems with 750# WD bars.

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Congratulations George. Looks like a very nice unit. We are sure you and your family will enjoy it.
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Congratulations the Miklas family many happy times and safe travels.
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Old 11-27-2006, 05:57 PM   #5
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George Congrats on the new toy, i'll bet your anxious to get her broke in.
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George, I am so happy that you and your family have a new camper. I'm sure you are itching to hit the road and break it in.

Many safe and wonderful trips.

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Old 11-27-2006, 06:38 PM   #7
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Hugh, 007, Scott, and Ken,

Thanks for your well wishing. I hope to see you all next summer if we can make the iRV2 Rally.

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George, I know you've already had the chance to use her and I hope there's many more chances...

I'm sure we'll see you at some Piggie events and hearing you're considering the National is TREMENDOUS!

You'll have to caravan with those other Piggies!!
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