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Old 07-22-2012, 09:43 PM   #11
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Unless he's standing on the truck's 'bonnet'! Cheerio Nigel...

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If Big Foot is in the lower 48, he'll be standing on the "hood". Maybe in Canada it's the "bonnet".
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Old 07-22-2012, 09:44 PM   #12
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Unless he's standing on the truck's 'bonnet'! Cheerio Nigel...

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Yikes. I wondered why there were all those muddy footprints on top of the truck last time we camped, must have entertained half the campsite
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Old 07-22-2012, 09:54 PM   #13
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I've owned two TTs and now own a fifth wheel. The fifth wheel is much easier to hook up to and go, is easier to back in, and feels more stable on the road. However, if you decide to go with a TT, as long as you get a weight distributing hitch and a good sway bar and drive sensibly, you'll be fine. There are advantages and disadvantages to both.
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Old 07-22-2012, 09:59 PM   #14
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I agree with everyone on the 5th wheel. I had 2 TT's before I went the the fifth wheel and it was a world of difference.
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Old 07-22-2012, 09:59 PM   #15
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If Big Foot is in the lower 48, he'll be standing on the "hood". Maybe in Canada it's the "bonnet".
I am ashamed to say that "bonnet" was for my benefit, being a Brit. However I will have ya'll amazed real soon with my lower 48 vocab, just gotta get used to biscuits and gravy for breakfast instead of roast beef and gravy for dinner, now thats tough!
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I am ashamed to say that "bonnet" was for my benefit, being a Brit. However I will have ya'll amazed real soon with my lower 48 vocab, just gotta get used to biscuits and gravy for breakfast instead of roast beef and gravy for dinner, now thats tough!
Don't forget the Grits and hashbrowns.
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How much "stuff" do you intend to put in the bed of the pick up? A travel trailer will allow you more room for that if it is important to you. For me having full access to the bed of my truck is a must.
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Old 07-22-2012, 10:44 PM   #19
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I am ashamed to say that "bonnet" was for my benefit, being a Brit. However I will have ya'll amazed real soon with my lower 48 vocab, just gotta get used to biscuits and gravy for breakfast instead of roast beef and gravy for dinner, now thats tough!
But the biscuits & gravy for breakfast "sticks to your ribs". Just wait til you get ahold of some bbq ribs, fried catfish, corn fritters. Like Col. Sanders said, "Finger lickin' good"!
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Ditto, also the fiver affords better privacy than most TT's being that the bedroom is quite seperate. Also the bedroom window is 8ft above ground level, so no nose stuck against it from the outside unless of course Big Foot is a perv
Bigfoot will crush that Ram if he stands on it..Hi Nigel, hug Bev for me..
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