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Old 01-28-2015, 03:12 PM   #1
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Your chance to vote! Sofa style.

How many of you actually knew the arms of the sofa came off to make a slightly longer bed?

Those arms add a little weight the way they are designed and are sometimes difficult to get off if they're in there tight.

For floor plans that have a sofa option (no dinette only a sofa) we talked about airline style tables so that you have a place to eat whether the slide is IN or OUT and no cumbersome table to set up. But what if we could do that on any sofa?

Attached is a picture of a prototype that we did. There is a little metal disk and the table drops into that disk on both arms.

Would you rather see something like this? Or leave the removable arms?
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Old 01-28-2015, 03:20 PM   #2
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This would be a great feature as far as I am concerned. We rented a Sunseeker last fall to go for a trial run before taking the plunge to buy one of our own. When we watch TV, we like to have a glass of wine and/or a snack. We had to take along one of our wooden TV tray tables along and set it up between us, then had to stow it when we were driving each time. Here's hoping that this becomes either an option or a standard feature before we buy our 3050S. Count at least 2 votes for us!!

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Old 01-28-2015, 03:55 PM   #3
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Would be a very nice option to have... My kids would love it!
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Old 01-28-2015, 06:03 PM   #4
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Nice option to have!

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Old 01-28-2015, 06:10 PM   #5
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I knew about the removable arms. In a class C, I want the removable arms. Perhaps the fancy picture would work in Class A's.
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Old 01-29-2015, 12:01 AM   #6
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How about a comfortable sofa first? It's painful to sit on let alone pull the arms off and sleep on it.
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Old 01-29-2015, 08:13 AM   #7
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I didn't know about the removal arms! But I could use the table tops as 7 of us don't fit at the table for dinners in the fall/early winter.
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Old 01-29-2015, 09:18 AM   #8
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Originally Posted by Fozzy View Post
How about a comfortable sofa first? It's painful to sit on let alone pull the arms off and sleep on it.
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Old 01-29-2015, 10:02 AM   #9
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Old 01-29-2015, 11:22 AM   #10
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Would just love to have the double recliner like the 2800 option available in the 3050 or Forester 3051. I would trade immediately.

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