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Old 03-24-2015, 05:45 PM   #29
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Originally Posted by BA-in-Mich View Post
So where does the term "coach" come in?
My Newmar Mountain Aire is a coach.

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Old 03-24-2015, 06:16 PM   #30
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Where is the line between Camper and Motor Home?

Originally Posted by BA-in-Mich View Post
So where does the term "coach" come in?

Stagecoach, coach class, rail coach, sports coach, football coach, (a coach "carries" a student to success through his or her teaching), hearse, horse drawn carriage, horseless carriage, baby coach wheels, motor coach, camping coach....
I am a camper. My coach is a camper.

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Old 03-26-2015, 08:44 AM   #31
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A motorhome is a specific type of RV or camper.

If one is looking for a stereotyped answer:
"RV's" and coaches mostly stay on the pavement and overnight in RV Parks and Coach Parks.

Campers are found boondocking, dry camping, and in National Forest campgrounds. Campers are both the unit and the person using said unit. Campers don't "go RVing", they go camping.

If it's a substitute for a tent, it's a "camper".
If it's a substitute for a motel room, it's an "RV" or coach.

I'm a camper. My motorhome is a camper.
However, if I drive it to a hockey game and park in the parking lot, it's not a camper. get it?

Ultimately, it is whatever the owner decides to call it.
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Old 03-27-2015, 05:28 AM   #32
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It depends on who you are talking to. If you are trying to downplay it to your boss who thinks you are over paid, its a camper. When you are trying to impress your friends, then its a coach. Around the family, its just the motorhome.
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Old 03-30-2015, 02:00 AM   #33
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Follow the MONEY
$0 --- $50k = Camper
$50k --- $1 Million = RV
$1 Million -- $UP = Coach

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Old 03-30-2015, 10:03 PM   #34
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So have another cocktail around the fire, and don't worry too much about it. Life is good.

Technically my "B" or van-camper is a (mini) motorhome. Magically when i go to mexico it becomes a "casa rodante" or rolling house. But more importantly I go along with Boeing Guy's idea......
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Old 03-31-2015, 04:45 AM   #35
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They are all campers, they are all rv's .The line between motorhome and coach is in the ego of the owner
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Old 03-31-2015, 07:41 AM   #36
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They are all campers, they are all rv's .The line between motorhome and coach is in the ego of the owner
Mine is my home part of the year, and not in a campground but in a park. Much like a mobile home is parked in a park , so is my MH. I just move it more often!
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Mine is whatever I am calling it that day. We call the bunkhouse the bunkhouse, the 5 wheel the 5 wheel and the Winnebago the Winnebago. Strange but it helps us identify which one we are talking about.
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RV recreational vehicle =anything i ride for recreation my atv in an rv,etc,stc,
camper anything i camp in
motorhome is a camper i can drive to said camping spot
life is good,,,,and i also agree with the boeing fella...
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When I had the Toyota micro mini - we called it the "ToyHouse".
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