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Old 07-25-2011, 02:31 PM   #1
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Hello from a cornfield..

in Nebraska!
If the bank can speed things up a bit I will be driving 7 hours friday to trade our truck camper in on a new Sabre 32BHOK. I have owned a class B, an old TT, and our current TC but never a 5er. I'm sure we're going to love it-we love all camping! but I have to admit that I'm a bit intimidated by the sheer size and weight of this new camper! My Tow vehicle is a SRW DMax/Allison LB, and it looks like I'll be well under the weight restrictions but I'm sure it's going to take a few miles of hwy to get used to the 10,000#, 34' trailer.

Someone care to ease my mind?



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Old 07-25-2011, 02:41 PM   #2
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Can't help to ease your mind but Welcome to the forums and Congrats on the new camper!!!
Take you time and I'm sure you'll be OK!

Good luck and Enjoy!

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Old 07-25-2011, 03:24 PM   #3
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Once you pull a 5er, you will wonder why you ever pulled anything else! Does that help? LOL
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Old 07-25-2011, 03:53 PM   #4
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I agree,once you pull it you'll love it.I pull a sierra 345 and just got back from Ozarks in Missouri no problems.
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Old 07-26-2011, 06:38 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by Kpinto View Post
Once you pull a 5er, you will wonder why you ever pulled anything else! Does that help? LOL

If you have driven a pickup with a slide in camper and towed a travel trailer, then a fifth wheel will be a piece of cake.

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