View Poll Results: If you have a 38' or larger fiver do you
Love it at this size and are glad it has all the amenities? 46 74.19%
Hate it and wish you'd have stayed with a smaller 5 or even bumper pull? 0 0%
Wish it was even bigger? 8 12.90%
Live with it because it's 'nice' but hate parking/pulling/setup? 5 8.06%
Something other (fill in your own blank in a post)? 6 9.68%
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Old 02-07-2016, 04:56 PM   #11
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A all day long, especially with the 2 kids and the dog. 40 footer with a rear bunk house. Being a fiver allows plenty of maneuverability and Ive only had an issue once but I knew ahead of time that the max length they allowed was 38 feet so I had a little help from the DW and son to just get it to swing one tight turn.
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Old 02-07-2016, 05:05 PM   #12
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I went from a 28' bumper to my 41' fifth.
I really wanted a separate room for the boy.
It's big. I do wish I could have found something a tad smaller,but am happy with everything it has.

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Old 02-07-2016, 05:27 PM   #13
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Love the fiver, too big for state and local campgrounds and simply not built well enough to hold up overtime…without rebuilding the suspension, etc. Made the fiver a seasonal and bought a large C…love it.Three slides, plenty big enough for two.
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Old 02-07-2016, 09:25 PM   #14
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Our 5er is 41 ft. We've smacked the alligator tail a couple of times. Once on a tree and once we wiped out a Flying J pump island. We now carry spare glass for the windows. On the road the length doesn't matter at all. We keep speeds around 60 and have had no close calls stopping. We winter in it in Florida. The space is just wonderful.
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Old 02-07-2016, 09:57 PM   #15
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Old 02-07-2016, 10:03 PM   #16
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40' fiver. We love the trailer but the length and height can be a pain when maneuvering tight areas. I wish mine was slightly shorter in length and height. It also took me a bit to adjust to the difference in backing from a tt to a fiver. One point, if you intend to camp in national parks out west, there are length restrictions to look at. So I guess, A,C,and E for us.
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Old 02-07-2016, 10:11 PM   #17
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Love it... more room wouldnt hurt things either!

I really dont find it hard to stuff into a campground at all, maybe ive always been fortunate but ive never gotten into a situation that has made me think about going smaller yet
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Old 02-07-2016, 10:19 PM   #18
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Actually love ours, the biggest thing we dislike is not many choices on campsites at a lot of CG's as with the shorter ones
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Old 02-07-2016, 10:37 PM   #19
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When we ordered ours we expected it to be 39'2". But they had discontinued that model and the model that "took its' place" comes in at 38'4". Either way, I wish it was on the 100" wide platform instead of the standard 96" wide. If they're designed/advertised as "full time" 5er's, they should be on the 100" platform.
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Just shy of 42' for me. I've been debating looking up to 45' so that I can customize/design a layout that works better for my family.

Generally don't mind the length. There were some beautiful water front spots in Moab that I would have loved to consider, but first was length; second was the fact that my camper is in no way designed for off-grid use. She's an RV park queen.
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