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Old 07-07-2016, 02:11 PM   #11
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Well if nothing else the name Ford would make me look elsewhere for a camper and knowing you pay to use a name and ups the anti on the price of camper. Buyer be ware. Later RJD
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Old 07-07-2016, 02:23 PM   #12
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Given the build quality of RV's, as we all WELL KNOW, I think Ford is making a BIG mistake.
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Old 07-08-2016, 02:00 PM   #13
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Given the build quality of RV's, as we all WELL KNOW, I think Ford is making a BIG mistake.
I agree with this... to me this is a good way to bring the Ford name down in terms of quality expectations. They've spent a long time getting to the #1 selling truck brand, why chance it? I like fords as much as the next guy, but I certainly wouldn't want my TT to have it in bright bold letters on the side.

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Amen, brother, Amen! Come on guys focus, and no, not Ford Focus...sorry, couldn't help myself!
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I think Ford jumped on this because of the 'All Aluminum' tie-in. I looked at the Livin' Lite line and although it was foot-for-foot more expensive, the light weight and all-aluminum was appealing. I'm thinkin' that Ford F150 aluminum body was just too good a pairing for Ford or Thor to pass up.
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I think Ford jumped on this because of the 'All Aluminum' tie-in. I looked at the Livin' Lite line and although it was foot-for-foot more expensive, the light weight and all-aluminum was appealing. I'm thinkin' that Ford F150 aluminum body was just too good a pairing for Ford or Thor to pass up.

There is nothing wrong with all aluminum trailer including the frame. It would allow more payload over the axles. The idea of branding something with another brand is not new. Just marketing.
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"There is nothing wrong with all aluminum trailer" Light so they can claim 1/2 ton towable. Watch out for wind issues with a light TT.
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Just to be clear. I think Aluminum is good and I think Ford marketing made a good move.
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Just to be clear. I think Aluminum is good and I think Ford marketing made a good move.

I agree with you! Sometimes the written word is taken differently.
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