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Old 02-11-2018, 10:06 PM   #1
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Wildcat maxx 4 season package?

Hello I am thinking about buying a used 2014 23DKS. I would like to start camping into the fall a bit. And I am wondering how the insulation and the heated tanks perform on it ? Anybody have experience with it? What kind of temps does everyone use them in? Is the furnace just ducted under neath everything ?
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Old 02-11-2018, 11:08 PM   #2
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FR doesn't make any true 4 season trailers, except for the Ice Fishing models.

They will have some kinda cold weather package but none have true 4 season insulation factors, like Arctic Fox for example.
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Ive camped in low 20s . My wildcat maxx stayed way warm no freeze problems
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Old 02-11-2018, 11:33 PM   #4
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Ive camped in low 20s . My wildcat maxx stayed way warm no freeze problems


Did your furnace run a lot ? Is there dual pane windows on the wildcats?
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no dual pane windows propane tanks lasted about four nights keep 5 wheel about 70.. heater did run some my 5 wheel is 32 feet long !!
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i love my wildcat maxx !
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Old 02-12-2018, 02:43 PM   #7
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We have camped in the low 20's. To save propane, we run a small electric heater during the day and use the propane furnace at night.
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We have camped in the low 20's. To save propane, we run a small electric heater during the day and use the propane furnace at night.


How well does it contain the heat? With the upgraded insulation they say it has? Any tank freezing probalems?
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Old 02-13-2018, 09:47 AM   #9
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How well does it contain the heat? With the upgraded insulation they say it has? Any tank freezing probalems?
We set the small electric heater on 70 and it keeps the camper warm. No issues with tank freezing but we have not camped in weather less than 20. We use the propane heater at night.
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We have camped in our MAXX when the weather was in the "teens". We used the builtin fireplace to supplement the furnace and stayed warm EXCEPT, like every RV we've owned, the floors get cold. The tanks did just fine although we did have the water line freeze up ( didn't break) close to the low point water drains. Also, you'll want/need a heated water hose or disconnect from water source. Our water pump is in the unheated storage compartment below the bed so we choose not to use it. We purchased a heat tape and insulated both low point drains and this fixed the freezing issue I mentioned.
Any RV will be iffy when the temps reach mid to low 20's or lower so you'll have to simply give it a try and add heat strips to any area that freezes. IMHO, it's a pain in the butte to camp in freezing weather and we try to avoid it on our winter trips south but do get caught now and then when we camp in and around Dallas. We would never purposely camp in freezing weather if it can be avoided!!!!!
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