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Old 09-23-2010, 08:06 PM   #1
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Question Difference Between a Mini Lite & Ultra Lite?

When we were arriving @ our campground on Monday, I met a Rockwood Ultra Lite that was leaving. It appeared to be about the same size as my 2106 Mini Lite.

Looking @ the features page on the FR site, The Ultra Lites have enclosed tanks & black water flush. The construction looks similiar.

Is there a "real" difference or mostly just a marketing name?

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2009 Rockwood 2106 Mini-Lite
Nights camped 2010: 21
Nights camped 2011: 17
Nights camped 2012: 8
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Old 09-23-2010, 08:28 PM   #2
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The Mini Lites are lighter than the Ultra-Lite models.
They're built to be towed by today smaller vehicles.

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Old 09-25-2010, 12:53 PM   #3
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I believe if you check, they start out with thinner steel in the frame and lighter running hardware due to the lighter GVW of the mini-lites.

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