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Old 08-21-2012, 10:51 PM   #11
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The best Travel Trailer that FR makes are the ones I can't afford to own
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Old 08-21-2012, 11:01 PM   #12
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I'll swear to that. We had a Rockwood TT and went to the Cedar Creek 5th wheel ordered with what we wanted and it's great.
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Old 08-21-2012, 11:05 PM   #13
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Pretty wide open question I think.

Like asking who has the prettiest wife.
Eye of the beholder and all...
Don't you mean "In the eye of the beer holder"

I am not sure one brand is going to be much different than another as far as quality goes.

We thouroughly enjoy our 27' toy hauler.

I guess if we wanted top quality we would have spent a hundred thousand and bought an Airstream.
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Old 08-22-2012, 01:09 AM   #14
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I agree with the idea that it's all in the eye of the beholder. My wife and I have a Rockwood 2304S, and we wouldn't trade it for anything (except maybe a toyhauler).
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Old 08-22-2012, 06:32 AM   #15
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Why not start a (Perfect Trailer) Rally! You could hold it in a 7/11 parking lot and still have room to put your slides out! Youroo!!
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Old 08-22-2012, 09:28 AM   #16
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Personally, I think the quality of smaller trailers is better. 20 to 25 feet is the sweet spot. The really small trailers and popups are built to be really cheap/affordable. The really big trailers have alot of bells and whistles to justify the higher price. Also, I think they bend and twist alot and therefore have all the problems that come with that.

The Surveyor line has some nice models and seem to be screwed together pretty well, and the prices are more reasonable than some others.
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Old 08-22-2012, 10:12 AM   #17
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I have a 2012 V-Cross 275 fiver and I am happy with it, but I wouldn't compare it to the high end fivers that Forest River makes. I got mine for $28,000 and it has two ACs, 50 amp and a few other options. But how could you compare it to one of those $70,000 fivers. You can't. Good luck
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Old 08-22-2012, 10:27 AM   #18
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Is there a particular model/brand of FR TT that is considered top of the line? Would be looking for something that has best possible workmanship, attention to details, better quality materials, good storage, better insulation, etc. If custom order details are possible, that would be great, like say laminate flooring.

Does FR make such a thing?
Not a TT, but for everything else on your list the Forest River Dynamax fits the bill.

How much money do you have?
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The best one FR makes is the one you've owned for a couple years and have replaced all the cheap components and redone the poor workmanship on....
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Old 08-25-2012, 10:51 AM   #20
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My experience has shown that the best TT Forest River makes, of for that matter, the best truck, house and anything else, is the one just beyond what I can afford.
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