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Old 10-23-2017, 06:14 PM   #1
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Is the Columbus Kompass an entry level trailer or not
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Old 10-23-2017, 08:33 PM   #2
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They are supposed to be a 'value price' camper compared to the straight-up Columbus. With that being said, they still look really nice and well appointed.

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Old 10-23-2017, 09:43 PM   #3
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A stick and tin trailer is entry level.
The Kompass is just a mid-level version of the upper level Columbus.
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Old 10-24-2017, 12:44 PM   #4
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A stick and tin trailer is entry level.
The Kompass is just a mid-level version of the upper level Columbus.


All depends on how much your willing to pay and how well appointed you wish it to be. The 320 met my personal check list. Do you have a list of must have’s?
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All depends on how much your willing to pay and how well appointed you wish it to be. The 320 met my personal check list. Do you have a list of must have’s?


Also, length and weight is a huge consideration
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Also, length and weight is a huge consideration


I was wondering if I can pull with 2016 f 250 gas engin 6.2 leader the dry weight is10785 my truck can pull 13000 going to pull 2018 320rk
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I was wondering if I could pull it with 2016 ford F250 with6.2 engine the wait seems to be around 10785 dry
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Old 10-30-2017, 08:36 PM   #8
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10,785 dry weight means you'll be closer to12,000+ once she loads up all her 'necessities'. Your truck will certainly pull it alright, and you should be able to stop with confidence, but you'll feel like you just got puched in the gut when you start to climb those steep hills. I'm afraid to tell you what your fuel economy will look like when you tow that much weight with a gasser. Please tell us you don't have the 25 gallon fuel tank on board.
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Old 10-31-2017, 10:47 AM   #9
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I was wondering if I could pull it with 2016 ford F250 with6.2 engine the wait seems to be around 10785 dry


I think 30 gal I get 8.8 know with a 11000lb fifth wheel and it sturgls up hill know but I don’t beat it up any way
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Old 11-06-2017, 07:59 AM   #10
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Back to your original question. The Compass models from Columbus are pretty much the same trailers as the "big" Columbus models with the Voyager package. In our case, we didn't want / need all of the options that are included in the Voyager package (like frameless windows) so we bought a 320RS in the Columbus series (designated 320RSC as opposed to the 320RS with the Voyager package.) Had it built, and added many - but not all - of the options that are in the Voyager package - 4-step entrance stairs, 6-point level-up system, keyless entry door w/ full-length window, AC up-grade to 15,000 BTU, 2nd AC, Roto-Flex pin box, and more. Still saved several thousand dollars, and got what we thought we wanted/needed. What did we give up? SS kitchen sink, cherry top on bedroom dresser, frameless windows, bedroom TV (already had one to put in from our last TT) and a few other "nice but not essential" features.
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