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Old 03-23-2013, 08:24 PM   #1
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We just took possesion of our Rockwood 2306 and stopped at a campground on the way back to Tampa to break in. It's just what we expected! Next weekend Cedar Key, Fl followed by Rainbow River, fl. Plenty od pics to come

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Old 03-23-2013, 08:45 PM   #2
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Awesome. Congrats on the new camper. I'm jealous got about two inches of snow this morning here in wyo. enjoy and happy camping.
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Old 03-24-2013, 03:03 PM   #3
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Ok we have our new camper home, no name yet, packed and ready for Cedar Key next weekend! Here are some of the pics before it get lived in, live camping pucs coming soon.
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Old 03-24-2013, 04:36 PM   #4
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More pics posted here: Forest River Forums - dkb74's Album: 2014 Rockwood 2306
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Old 03-24-2013, 07:02 PM   #5
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Phil... That baby looks sharp. glad we went with the alum wheels. A couple curiosity questions... Since we got almost identical upgrades, I was wondering what your sticker has for a weight? Also... It looks like you already made a couple mods... Towel rack, paper towel holder? What is your tow vehicle and how was it pulling? Weight distribution/sway? Also... Did the rear storage flip up door come with a holder clip to keep it open?
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Phil... That baby looks sharp. glad we went with the alum wheels. A couple curiosity questions... Since we got almost identical upgrades, I was wondering what your sticker has for a weight? Also... It looks like you already made a couple mods... Towel rack, paper towel holder? What is your tow vehicle and how was it pulling? Weight distribution/sway?
Great question, I already dropped it off at the storage facility, but I want to say they told me something like 3800. The towel holder etc come from the manufacturer uninstalled, but included. We put them up after we got home. We also purchased a separate tv for the outside and an auto satellite receiver for the games. I will be picking it back up Thursday Nd can let you know the exact wight.

We are pulling it with a Chevy Traverse and have a stabilizer and brake control. You could feel the weight when starting and stopping, however very controllable with the 5k towing capacity we have.

When do you expect yours to come in?
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We ordered Feb 22 and they told us 8-weeks. So we're hoping no later than the end of April. Good to know it tows well... I have a 6500# tow capacity Armada, so we should be good. Did it come with a holder clip for the rear storage door? The one we looked at on the dealer lot didn't have one so we're having them put one on... Thinking now that they might have just forgotten to do it at the factory on that unit. Are you storing your camp chairs inside during travel? What the auto satellite receiver?
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We ordered Feb 22 and they told us 8-weeks. So we're hoping no later than the end of April. Good to know it tows well... I have a 6500# tow capacity Armada, so we should be good. Did it come with a holder clip for the rear storage door? The one we looked at on the dealer lot didn't have one so we're having them put one on... Thinking now that they might have just forgotten to do it at the factory on that unit. Are you storing your camp chairs inside during travel? What the auto satellite receiver?
The rear storage door under the bunks came with a clip. Yours will come as a 2014 model with a lot of little upgrades including vented a/c and heat, and led lights. We found the space between the couch and the Murphy bed a perfect place to sto our chairs and outdoor mat. We will tow our satellite in the camper with the stand and extra TV we purchased for the exterior. note. If you get an extra TV you will need to purchase another mounting ATM from your dealer, and it will not come with screw...so be ready to go get some pr have them help you with it.

Another advised first purchase should be replacing the shower head. We bought a nice new shower head from camping world that was suggested to us by another poster and my FIL and it works great! The one that comes with the TT dribbles out.
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We took delivery of a 2306 at the end of January. Haven't been out in it yet and as I type we are watching snow fall. We don't have sound from the TV and the dealer replaced it. We didn't check the replacement TV at the dealer like a dumbie and when I got home the new one had no sound either. Anyone know if there is something we aren't doing correctly to get sound? I wonder if we just don't have a strong enough signal. Any help is appreciated.
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We took delivery of a 2306 at the end of January. Haven't been out in it yet and as I type we are watching snow fall. We don't have sound from the TV and the dealer replaced it. We didn't check the replacement TV at the dealer like a dumbie and when I got home the new one had no sound either. Anyone know if there is something we aren't doing correctly to get sound? I wonder if we just don't have a strong enough signal. Any help is appreciated.
You might want to change the audio settings on the main Bluetooth switchboard. We had the same concern last night, the TV was playing but no sound and then switched the setting on the main switchboard below the TV Nd it worked just fine. One problem we found after leaving ough is the cable is on the right outside and the satellite hookup is not he left, however they are marked opposite.
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