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Old 03-23-2014, 01:59 AM   #1
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2 choices...opinions

Currently have two possible choices for purchase..,

1. lightly used 2012 21ssL Roo that I will offer up to $20,000 on...if the sellers hold out for more I'm out.

2. Brand new 2014 19L Roo that I can get for $23,000 at a dealer.

These are Canadian prices. Both of these units have the front cargo deck, but only one has the slideout. So, my thoughts are revolving around the necessity of the slide out on the 21ssL verses the brand "newness" of the Roo 19L and the accompanying 1 year warranty or 2 years if I buy the optional 2nd year warranty. We are a family of 3 with 2 big dogs and currently don't NEED a deck model but down the road we may purchase a couple ATVs. Pros and cons or opinions comparing the 2 choices would be great. thanks.
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I'm sure others will provide wonderful feedback on your two current choices but don't under estimate the importance of floor plans. A slide out can provide extra room that becomes more valuable as time is spent in the camper especially with the family & pets.

Both choices have pros & cons but you will need to decide which would work best for you.

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With a family of 3 and 2 big dogs you'll appreciate the extra space of a slide out.
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Whichever one you go with, MAKE SURE YOU'RE TOW VECHICLE IS UP TO THE TASK!!
Ya, not an issue...as stated in my sig my tow rig is a Cummins Turbo Diesel. 800ft/lbs of torque goes a long way...
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Go with the wider camper. The slide makes a huge space difference on those rainy camping days.
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Anyone with a 21ss or 21ssl will tell you that when the slide is opened up, that bad boy has a TON of space inside. It's like a dance hall inside one.

I personally would go with the space of the 21ssl.

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Buy your second camper first. Go for the slide model. You won't regret it on the first rainy day.
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