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Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-14-2017, 03:12 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By thegreenthre
Is jayco no longer a good brand since Thor now...

Is jayco no longer a good brand since Thor now owns them?
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-13-2017, 10:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,057
Posted By thegreenthre
Wow never heard of then before. I will reach out...

Wow never heard of then before. I will reach out to Marsha!
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-13-2017, 07:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,057
Posted By thegreenthre
We looked at toy haulers and was worried about...

We looked at toy haulers and was worried about the ventilation in the garage because the garage is made for storage and not living.

We had the same idea to give our kids the master and make the...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 03-12-2017, 09:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,057
Posted By thegreenthre
Full Time Family 5th Wheel Brand Advice

Hello All!

My family is in the process of getting ready to sale everything we own and start full timing. We were looking at Class A Diesel Pushers but recently we have met a lot of full time...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-12-2016, 07:20 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Thanks for clearing up my confusion.

Thanks for clearing up my confusion.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-12-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,403
Posted By thegreenthre
Great insight! I would have never thought about...

Great insight! I would have never thought about that. We will be following in your footsteps soon.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-12-2016, 06:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,403
Posted By thegreenthre
Does that include a toad?

Does that include a toad?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-11-2016, 08:22 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Don't see any Itasca on Winnebago website. I will...

Don't see any Itasca on Winnebago website. I will look at used.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-11-2016, 08:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,403
Posted By thegreenthre
Our main goal is to be able to get into national...

Our main goal is to be able to get into national parks which means we can go up to 38 feet!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-10-2016, 04:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,403
Posted By thegreenthre
LOL! I will put your theory to the test!

LOL! I will put your theory to the test!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-10-2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,403
Posted By thegreenthre
So true, this is why we posted the question...

So true, this is why we posted the question because we knew we would get great advice and direction!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-10-2016, 04:04 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
I bet my wife will feel the same way!

I bet my wife will feel the same way!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,403
Posted By thegreenthre
Some have 2 and others have a badly placed 1. Our...

Some have 2 and others have a badly placed 1. Our main concern is safety and having an open windows 12 inches from our toddlers does not sit well with us.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2016, 07:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,403
Posted By thegreenthre
Good point, I had not thought about hollow doors....

Good point, I had not thought about hollow doors. Guess we will need to make sure we have sleep machines!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2016, 11:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,403
Posted By thegreenthre
True, the extra feet should not change the...

True, the extra feet should not change the driving experience that much.

We are considering a Bunkhouse but there are issues that come with that as well. Such as, they are usually across from...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2016, 11:25 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
I wonder if the hookups are the same for an all...

I wonder if the hookups are the same for an all in one vs stacked?

If so we could swap them out provided we had the space.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2016, 11:23 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Thanks, this information will help us decide if...

Thanks, this information will help us decide if we really need a washer.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-09-2016, 06:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,403
Posted By thegreenthre
We found a Fleetwood Excursion that has a full...

We found a Fleetwood Excursion that has a full overhead bunk. Both my wife and tried it out and it was comfortable. It is not as big as a queen but felt bigger than a full.

The master bed has...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-08-2016, 07:07 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
What about drying time, is that included in the...

What about drying time, is that included in the 90 minutes?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-08-2016, 05:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,403
Posted By thegreenthre
We did think about this but we would like a...

We did think about this but we would like a shorter coach like around 33 feet. When we looked most coaches with a bunkhouse were 36 feet and up. We are still pondering on which way we will go.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-08-2016, 10:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,403
Posted By thegreenthre
Converting Master into Kids Room

Has anyone converted their masters room into the kids room?

We had a thought about doing this and taking out the bed to replace with cribs or toddler beds (we have twins). This would allow a place...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-08-2016, 10:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 886
Posted By thegreenthre
What time does your kid go to bed and is it the...

What time does your kid go to bed and is it the same as your bed time?

We asked this question to ourselves because if you put your kid in the front of the RV then you are limited on what you can...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-08-2016, 10:23 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Great insights! We thought the same thing because...

Great insights! We thought the same thing because our toddlers still go to be bed early and we wanted the rest of the RV to ourselves. I understand where you are coming from.

We are thinking...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-08-2016, 10:19 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Good to to know. Did you use the washer to dry or...

Good to to know. Did you use the washer to dry or hang dry?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2016, 07:23 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
My wife found the Coachmen Mirada 35KB and it has...

My wife found the Coachmen Mirada 35KB and it has the hookups with a wardrobe that can be converted to a bunkhouse!

Coachmen RV - Manufacturer of Travel Trailers - Fifth Wheels - Tent Campers -...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
We went and looked at a 35J the other day and we...

We went and looked at a 35J the other day and we loved the openness of it. Thanks for suggesting this model. It has made it on our list!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2016, 07:17 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
You are right and we do have a list. Thanks for...

You are right and we do have a list. Thanks for suggesting that we add it here.

Must Haves:
Bunk beds
Living room slideout
Oven
3 camera system

Nice To Have:
Door before bunk beds
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2016, 05:36 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Wow I have never heard of a motorhome catching on...

Wow I have never heard of a motorhome catching on fire because of the engine but then again I am just getting my feet wet. Thanks for opening my eyes!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2016, 05:11 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
We did and it is the way to go because getting to...

We did and it is the way to go because getting to all the components is much easier. However you lose a lot of storage and they cost as much as a Class A. P

There are just not enough benefits for...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-06-2016, 05:09 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Thanks for educating me. I will look more into...

Thanks for educating me. I will look more into this as you suggested.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-05-2016, 07:15 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Thanks for the suggestions. I will start looking...

Thanks for the suggestions. I will start looking for some in our area.

Did you buy your motor home for full-time living? I ask because we have twins as well and we can't wait to get started on...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-05-2016, 02:13 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
What is CHF and trackbar ?

What is CHF and trackbar ?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-05-2016, 02:12 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Thanks for offering but it is not the floor plan...

Thanks for offering but it is not the floor plan we are looking for. It is beautiful!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-05-2016, 02:11 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Great top 5! Your comment about high...

Great top 5!

Your comment about high maintenance is one I share as well.

In fact, I was talking with an RV service manager and he told me that the maintenance and availability of a mechanic...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 08:33 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
We will have to go find some fleetwood and...

We will have to go find some fleetwood and Winnebagos in our area and check them out.

So far when I did a gas vs diesel mpg cost analysis, they were really close. Don't worry, I drive like you and...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 08:29 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Feeling safer and being more comfortable is were...

Feeling safer and being more comfortable is were it counts. Great choice. I hope we get the same feelings when we test drive our motor home.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 08:23 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Feeling safer and being more comfortable is were...

Feeling safer and being more comfortable is were it counts. Great choice. I hope we get the same feelings when we test drive our motor home.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 08:19 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
A good number to research. Now I will be checking...

A good number to research. Now I will be checking every yellow sticker! Thanks for the advice.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 08:18 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
I am glad you were able to see that event as an...

I am glad you were able to see that event as an opportunity to start a new adventure. Bet looking back, it was one of the best things that happened to you!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 08:16 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
If there was no difference with the driving power...

If there was no difference with the driving power or breaking power, then the only difference would be a quieter drive?

What are your top 5 reasons for upgrading to a diesel?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 05:48 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Thanks I will add that to our list to check out...

Thanks I will add that to our list to check out and I will call the manufacturer to see if all the 340 models have the same plumbing underneath.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
What was the perfect weight that you chose?

What was the perfect weight that you chose?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 05:43 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Yes this one of the decisions we are struggling...

Yes this one of the decisions we are struggling with because we will be in the mountains for half of trip as we travel the USA.

Our kids are toddlers, which is why we want the bunk beds.

I...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 05:34 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Wow 16 years, that is amazing! I bet you have...

Wow 16 years, that is amazing! I bet you have some great stories.

Thanks for sharing your routine, it really helps to paint the picture of the adventure we are about to start.

Out of...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 05:30 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
You are right and we loved the Tiffin Allegro. We...

You are right and we loved the Tiffin Allegro. We wish it had only one bath...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 09:46 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Looks like the majority is telling me if I want a...

Looks like the majority is telling me if I want a shorter coach then I will need to forgo the washer hookups.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 09:45 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Is this your routine? Have you ever had to hand...

Is this your routine? Have you ever had to hand wash clothes?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
We have looked at the fleetwood models and we...

We have looked at the fleetwood models and we love them. Just making sure there is not one out there that has washer hookups we are missing.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 09:39 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
Good point!

Good point!
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-04-2016, 09:38 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,468
Posted By thegreenthre
What is your washing routine? You are...

What is your washing routine?

You are right, the bath and half usually has the hookups. However we only need 1 bathroom and not 2. So much space wasted.

We even looked into the foot petal...
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