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Old 03-28-2016, 09:41 AM   #11
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as much as I like Hybrids, Full-timing in one would be a tough row to hoe..


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Old 03-28-2016, 10:00 AM   #12
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I don't own a hybrid but we do full-time in an ultra lite TT. I would not attempt it in Texas or NM though in a hybrid. I would imagine that you'd lose a decent bit of your "climate control" through the canvas. Spent a few summers in Texas (Houston) in a TT- miserable experience. It was HOT, HOT, HOT and the air conditioner struggled to keep up in the day time (different rv, not our current one). It was miserably hot for months on end and I'm a Floridian who is used to temps at or very near 100. With any sort of canvas to let my ac out....nope.

That said I really like the hybrid idea and am trying to get my Mom to buy one

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Old 03-28-2016, 10:03 AM   #13
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Even I thought about full timing it sure would not be in a in 23ws hybrid. I'd need a little more room. Later RJD
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Old 03-28-2016, 03:14 PM   #14
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Yep, even though you can help controlling tent end temps with PUGS and Reflectix, expecting a hybrid to be comfortable all year round, in Texas or New Mexico, is just not going to happen.

I would like to hear your reasoning behind your thinking that a hybrid would be a good choice for this.:what:
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Old 03-28-2016, 07:44 PM   #15
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I echo all the sentiments re hybrid living full time... It's not for that.

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Old 03-28-2016, 07:55 PM   #16
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I'm gonna dog pile on here as well - primarily because we are planning on going full-time in 2018.

To FT, IMHO, minimum would be a 5th wheel (for the room) Cedar Creek or larger.

Hybrid FT'ing would not be my choice for all the reasons listed by the other posters.

HOWEVER, this is my opinion, if the OP thinks they can do it, go for it (but have a workable Plan B )
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Old 03-28-2016, 07:58 PM   #17
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I'd be curious if any Roo owners head south during winter for 6 or 8 weeks.

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