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Old 03-18-2011, 10:57 PM
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We bought our first camper today, it's a 27ft Trail Lite, 2002 model. It's 100% functional and ready to go, he even threw in the stabilizer hitch with sway bar. Not bad for $6000.00

The Ram pulled it like a champ and I didn't even hook up the torsion bars, plus averaged 14.4 mpg in tow/haul. It was an hour ride home and I drove 45-55 mph taking it very easy but I was very surprised and very pleased!





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Very cool. Something we've bee looking at as well. Do you know what that weighs?
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Great Cael, looks like you're ready for fun.
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Congrats! Looks like a nice unit!
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Old 03-18-2011, 11:20 PM
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Nice looking trailer ! I should know, I build them for a living !
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Thanks guys, were excited to try it out, we have a very nice state park near by so that will be the testing ground in the very near future.

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Very cool. Something we've bee looking at as well. Do you know what that weighs?
The tag that shows the weight is faded very badly and I couldn't read it tonight, I'll try to find out. The tongue weight must not be very much because even without the equalizer bars the Ram was pretty close to level and I really can't believe how easy it pulls!

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Nice looking trailer ! I should know, I build them for a living !
What brand do you build? The tag on the outside of the trailer that has the weights on it is hard to read, is there another place I can look to find this info?
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I've built Keystone trailers, Fleetwood, Nash (Arctic Fox), Eagle Cap Campers, and right now I'm working with a small company called Three Feathers that builds Tear Drop Trailers, Cargos, and Lightweight Campers.
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Nice looking trailer! Nothing the 5.7 can't handle.
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Very nice addition, I'd say you got a great deal on that. WTG
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