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Old 07-06-2014, 07:34 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by Deyj28 View Post
I have looked at a few but really like the fully enclosed. I am also considering the 261bhxl, but am concerned about the lack of space it might have, not having a slide.
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Old 07-06-2014, 05:58 PM   #12
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We really like the Surveyor SP 260. Queen (short) bed up front, triple bunk beds (each with a window) and the table folds down for a bed. The kitchen slide is not as deep as others but makes a big difference in space. We have 3 kids and it fits our family nicely. Have had it 3 seasons and I still haven't found a layout I like better without going up to a much larger trailer with a rear bunkhouse. The weights work for our Expedition. Good luck.

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Old 07-07-2014, 07:05 PM   #13
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EL or Shorty? Do you have the tow prep package (I am guessing yes)?

The tongue weight is going to be a tough deal with that trailer, assuming you are going to be hauling a bunch of people at the same time. I think our '13 Expy has a payload rating of 1500lbs. Take 1000 lbs for the hitch, and there is not much left. The tow package rigs are rated a bit a higher, especially if you got the shorty.
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Old 07-08-2014, 11:49 AM   #14
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Originally Posted by Deyj28 View Post
Any recommendations on a nice tt that will sleep a minimum of 6 that the expedition can tow? Thanks all for your help!
We are on our way back to texas from Destin pulling a 26bh Primetime Avenger. Exp el pulls with no problems. Set cruise at 65 and enjoy the ride. For sleeping 6 with this setup you would need to fold down the table and couch. Good luck in your search.

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