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Old 04-06-2016, 03:34 PM   #181
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We've owned two Coachmen TT's. Our first was a 2004 249QB. At 25 FT. It seemed like it was large enough for the two of us. We did a lot of camping for two years. It was a show special when we bought it and didn't have any extras like a spare tire & carrier, Stab jacks, electric tongue jack, slide etc. We added every thing. We were newbies and didn't know anything. We didn't have a single repair issue with the TT. We traded it for a 2006 29 RLS(1 slide). A lot more room. No major repairs either. We thought that this would be our last TT, it wasn't. We didn't go with a Coachmen this (Last) time. We now have a 2014 FR Wildwood 27RKSS. Great trailer with all the new bells & whistles. Coachmen is a well built brand and served us well. Anyone who owns one should be proud owners. The 2014 Wildwood was totaled in an accident, Now have 2013 Catalina Deluxe 25RKS Sorry No Pics.
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Old 04-07-2016, 03:59 AM   #182
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We just bought the Catalina 25RKS. We have had it for two weeks and our first trip is planned for the last weekend in April.
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Old 04-07-2016, 07:37 AM   #183
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First Coachmen was a 1986 26' Catalina. We acquired this thing in 1992. That thing must have weighed 14000 pounds! Good Lord it was heavy to pull. Had it 6 years. Now we have a new 279 RLSS and so far love it!!!! It's less than a month old.
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Old 04-11-2016, 08:45 PM   #184
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Signed papers on our new 2016 Chapparal 360ibl about 3 hrs ago!
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Old 04-11-2016, 10:08 PM   #185
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Signed papers on our new 2016 Chapparal 360ibl about 3 hrs ago!
Congrats! We've had ours for about 3 months and love it!
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Old 04-13-2016, 08:30 AM   #186
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We just purchased a Freedom Express Liberty Edition 292BHDS in Feb of this year. Just spent a week in it in TN. So far so good. Love many things about it. We had a Crossroads for 2 years before this one.
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Old 04-13-2016, 05:37 PM   #187
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Had it for about a month now. 2015 Coachmen Freedom Express 320BHDSLE. Hopefully it will serve us as good as our Skyline did.


We are looking at this same unit...I would be interested in what your review of the floor plan is after the end of the season.


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Old 04-14-2016, 10:02 AM   #188
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We bought a Freedom Express Liberty Edition 320BHDS last year and had an awesome summer with it. Just counting down for this year.
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Old 04-14-2016, 11:40 AM   #189
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Old 04-14-2016, 11:50 AM   #190
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Congrats! We've had ours for about 3 months and love it!
Did you have to lower the rear of your F450? Wish my Chevy 3500 was that level... the tail is up in the air... makes me currently have to tow the 5er with nose high. Have lowering shackles on order... hope it helps some.
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Old 04-14-2016, 12:04 PM   #191
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We have a 2011 Coachmen Brookstone 354TS.
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Did you have to lower the rear of your F350? Wish my Chevy 3500 was that level... the tail is up in the air... makes me currently have to tow the 5er with nose high. Have lowering shackles on order... hope it helps some.
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Old 04-14-2016, 04:17 PM   #192
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Did you have to lower the rear of your F350? Wish my Chevy 3500 was that level... the tail is up in the air... makes me currently have to tow the 5er with nose high. Have lowering shackles on order... hope it helps some.
No changes to the stock vehicle height. Mine is a 2wd which sits like a 70's kids car (higher in the rear). When the 5th is attached, it settles to level.

I had the opposite issue in that I had to ensure the pin is set to its lowest allowable point and the hitch is at the highest, as my trailer wants to ride nose low. It is almost level now.

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Old 04-15-2016, 07:11 AM   #193
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Our Brookstone 395RL. Have had it a couple months now. Spent 2 nights in it so far. All is great.
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Old 04-15-2016, 11:17 AM   #194
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Our Brookstone 395RL. Have had it a couple months now. Spent 2 nights in it so far. All is great.
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I see the grill sitting on a stand. Is that the grill that came in the basement or another Coleman type? I like the stand. I have cooked on my Coachmen provided grill once and it did a good job, but the propane bottle and line are awkward to connect.
Heading out again this weekend so I'll probably use it more and see if I put it on a table or use as is on the sliders.

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Old 04-15-2016, 12:11 PM   #195
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Nope, no grill came with it. It's my RoadTrip that I've had for a while. I really do like it. Love the full griddle we got for it. Cooks bacon fantastic.


By the way, the stand is attached and folds down. Fairly easy to deal with.
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Old 04-15-2016, 01:20 PM   #196
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Nope, no grill came with it.
Wow. My Chaparral 390 (same basic floor plan as yours) came with a grill on a pull out set of rails and a mini-frig in that small basement. Pic

We had one of the Coleman grill like yours with the stand for the race team hauler.



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Old 04-15-2016, 01:23 PM   #197
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We looked at that one too. Ours came with a refrigerator and a sink in the compartment. We talked about it, but in the old trailer we never used stove that came with my outside kitchen, we just use my Coleman
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Old 07-12-2016, 07:36 PM   #198
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Just bought a new 2016 Coachmen 312BHDS Liberty Edition two months ago. We have been out three times and one was a week at Table Rock Lake in southern Missouri. We really like it and how well the truck (2014 F150 Lariat max tow 3.5 Eco Boost) tows it. It is solid as a rock on the interstate. Added the second AC.

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Old 07-17-2016, 02:14 AM   #200
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Just got our new chaparral 390 friday. First run is Monday. Make sure everything is cool before heading up to the rally. This makes coachmen fifth wheel #5.
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