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Old 10-15-2014, 09:42 PM   #1
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Brought our new 2014 Silverback 33RL home on Tuesday.....traded in our 2014 Jayco WhiteHawk bunkhouse......got to get moved back in and try it out.
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Old 10-15-2014, 09:57 PM   #2
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Nice rig. We'll checkin them out this off season.


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Old 10-15-2014, 10:23 PM   #3
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Old 10-15-2014, 11:36 PM   #5
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Curious why you traded the Jayco, other than more room? Heck I'd have probably traded you my 2014 Silverback 35QB4. Looks like you got one of the early 14's.
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Old 10-16-2014, 07:00 AM   #7
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Curious why you traded the Jayco, other than more room? Heck I'd have probably traded you my 2014 Silverback 35QB4. Looks like you got one of the early 14's.
We have 5 children and 8 grandkids....bought the Jayco WhiteHawk 30DSQB thinking we needed a bunkhouse for the grandkids......thinking we would have them along on camping trips...it didn't happen....with space in an RV at a premium, we had a room not being used....decided to focus more on our needs and moved up to the 5th wheel....much more suited for us to enjoy.
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Old 10-16-2014, 08:02 AM   #8
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You will enjoy it we love our 33rl
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Old 10-16-2014, 08:24 AM   #9
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Great looking coach!!! I have the same one, only mine is a 2013. Looking at the picture I assume that has the gray exterior ? Not sure what the other differences are? We have just through a full season with it, 40 days camped give or take a couple. A few minor issues, mainly vendor supplied product issues. A couple things I observed over the year. Change the screws out to small flat head bolts that they use to hold the pistons under the master bed, counter sink them so they don't tear. Turn the rockers back to back in place or pull them away from wall so they don't break the plastic curtain holders. The other to make sure is the slide close off valves are labeled to the correct slide, I had that issue. FR sent me a new air mattress for the sleeper bed. All is good, everything worked perfectly like it was supposed to, very happy with ours. For us it was the right choice, best quality unit I have has since my 22 ft Sunline back in the 80' s.


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Old 10-16-2014, 08:26 AM   #10
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We almost did the bunkhouse thing. I wanted the bh the wife didn't. Salesman convinced me not to. We made the right decision. The grandkids don't go often enough to justify the bh.


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