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Old 04-03-2016, 08:51 AM   #1
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Chaparral 390qsmb

Anyone own or have input on a 390qsmb? Looking for the good, bad, or indifferent on the unit. Any mods you've completed or want to complete.

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Old 04-03-2016, 09:12 PM   #2
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I bought one in January. I considered over 15 different trailers. Every mid-bunk I could find in the price range I was wanting. Went and looked at 6. The 390 checked every box except large fresh water tank. I've been out in it 3 times and the only thing I have found wrong is the coax going to the front BR was kinked and cut. I fixed it in 5 minutes.

It is the perfect trailer for us. I had a traditional bunk house 5er for 13 years and wanted something with more living room space. This nailed it and the kitchen layout is great.

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Old 04-03-2016, 09:14 PM   #3
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I mounted some hooks in the basement to hang power cord and water hose. Put some decorative baskets on the wall in the kitchen because DW liked them. And I put a magnetic knife holder next to the stove.

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Old 09-15-2016, 09:28 PM   #4
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I'm a little late on this one, but I removed the outdoor kitchen in favor of a beer station.
Overall, we love our 390!
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Old 09-15-2016, 09:35 PM   #5
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I'm a little late on this one, but I removed the outdoor kitchen in favor of a beer station.
Overall, we love our 390!
OMG, I bow to your creativity...
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Got many ideas, this is the first. Keyless entry
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Old 10-05-2016, 08:33 AM   #7
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Got many ideas, this is the first. Keyless entry
That's high on my wish list, along with keyless compartment doors! What brand did you get and where?
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Old 10-05-2016, 02:21 PM   #8
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Got many ideas, this is the first. Keyless entry
Me x2. I want to get one of these for our 390QSMB. I've seen them on this site before: https://www.rvlock.com/

I didn't like the non-lockable bathroom pocket door that's in our 390 so I picked up a pocket door latch that's lockable at HD.
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Mine is from Bauer products it of Grand Rapids MI. www.bauerproducts.com
Got it at the COA rally, they were selling them for $100. Easy install, and simple to use.
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AP Products makes a version too for about $150. It is capacitive so you touch it, no buttons to physically push. Was looking at them a couple days but figured since this weekend iso my last trip, why bother spending the money this year.
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Replaced the bunkhouse door with a folding door so the kids can sleep in there without putting the slide out if necessary
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Replaced the bunkhouse door with a folding door so the kids can sleep in there without putting the slide out if necessary
That's genius!
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Replaced the bunkhouse door with a folding door so the kids can sleep in there without putting the slide out if necessary
Do you have the double bed or the sofa/sleeper. I have the sofa and can get in the door with the slide closed.

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We have the queen bed. We are full time, so wanted real beds for the kids.
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We have the queen bed. We are full time, so wanted real beds for the kids.
Makes sense. It is just 3 of us. DS is 18 and wanted his place to hang out. Funniest part is, half the time he sleeps on the couch in the living room.

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That couch is very comfortable. We pulled it out once and it does not lay flat, but as a couch it is great for naps!
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Where did you get the door? How much plz?
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Where did you get the door? How much plz?
We bought it at Menard's for $55. http://www.menards.com/main/doors-wi...46776570178614
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