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Old 08-18-2014, 07:02 PM   #11
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It works okay, but no better then the bat wing we had on the old trailer which seemed to have a longer range and laid down flat when not in use. Don't know which is better between the default Winegard and the Jack. One would think the Jack would get a better signal once zero'ed in whereas the Winegard would be simpler.
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Old 08-18-2014, 07:08 PM   #12
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It works okay, but no better then the bat wing we had on the old trailer which seemed to have a longer range and laid down flat when not in use. Don't know which is better between the default Winegard and the Jack. One would think the Jack would get a better signal once zero'ed in whereas the Winegard would be simpler.
Hi: padlin... I can say for sure that the King Jack is far better than the Winegard. Sitting at home in the drive the 5.0 got 1 local Chanel. I get at least 4 from Penn.& Ohio as well as three from the Can. side!!! Must be the point and shoot ability. Alf
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Old 08-18-2014, 07:18 PM   #13
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Thanks Alf, 1st hand proof the Jack is the better of the 2 options. Now I'll hope it stays attached to the roof. And yes, I took out a fridge vent in Michigan's UP once.
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Old 11-25-2014, 02:32 PM   #14
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Well, the 5er has been replaced with an ETI demo 21. Haven't seen baby yet but Crystal sent pics along.

Going to have ETI upgrade the Maxx to the deluxe version...I said just like cpaharley has. . Would love to spend $$$ on solar but realize better for now to spend $ w cheap ebay controller and value priced 24v portable panel. Having a little genny already helps the equation.

Final payment going in soon!
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Old 11-25-2014, 05:13 PM   #15
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Are you still coming to the rally Bruce? Congrats on the 21'.....
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Old 11-25-2014, 06:15 PM   #16
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Well, the 5er has been replaced with an ETI demo 21.
Wow, great timing and how exciting to get it six months early. Congratulations!!
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Thank you.

Yes, still coming to Osoyoos. Spending a few days getting used to the rig on the Coq and then the remainder of May along the Oregon coast. Can't wait. Already packing essentials into boxes.
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Old 12-12-2014, 03:11 PM   #18
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Got the government paper work sorted out and I own a trailer "officially"!

Having fun poking around amazon etc, to see what the deals are on the necessities. Now if RVing/camping weather would just roll around again...
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Old 12-12-2014, 07:25 PM   #19
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Congrats on your official trailer. I hear that it's always camping weather in AZ (just a few miles away)... We're 50 degrees here in Portland, OR.
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Old 12-12-2014, 07:44 PM   #20
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Now if RVing/camping weather would just roll around again...
Umm...I just returned a week or so ago from a 10-night stay on Whidbey Island and will head out again in January or February. I think of Escape trailers as a four-season trailer for the PNW.
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