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Old 07-21-2016, 03:56 PM   #1
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Advice, pls: Should I Buy This 8392SS?

2009 Rockwood Signature Ultralite. It's consigned to a local car dealership so no warranty is implied. What issues should I be aware of regarding this specific model? It's pretty bare bones (no generator, manual scissor jacks, etc... ). I really wanted a 4 season model? This one has an underbelly, but the gate valves are exposed? Will insulating them work if I wish to camp in low temps? I'm interested in long term journeys in the Pacific Northwest? Any advice you can give me would be appreciated. The owner will be a female traveling solo.

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Old 07-30-2016, 05:48 PM   #2
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Can not seem to find that model. Most have heated under bellies. All the sewer connections are exposed. Most have little heating pad attached to the sewer connections

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Old 07-30-2016, 06:24 PM   #3
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There's really no such thing as a 4 season RV. (Not sure about "park models," but I don't think there are any Signature Ultralite park models.)

If you're only going to be in mid to upper 20's and only at night, you can make it work with tank heaters and heated water hose. If you have electric service, use a space heater with furnace for backup. If no electric, you'll probably need a generator, because the furnace fan will kill your battery in a night or two.

Others will have other suggestions.
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