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Old 06-02-2014, 10:55 AM   #1
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2012 17b

August 2012 17B. Photos can be seen under Albums on my profile page. Trailer located in Santa Cruz, California. Asking $24,000. Send PM with e-mail address if interested.


3 Burner Stainless Steel Stove & Rangehood
Additional Opening Window over sink
Air Conditioner (11,000 BTU)
Bike Rack Ready
Dual 6V Batteries
Exterior Access Hatch (Rear passenger side)
Exterior shower added to interior shower pkg
High Lift Axle with 15" Tires
Hitch Wheel
LED Interior Light Package
LED Exterior Light Package (Includes Passenger Side Porch Light)
Removable Power Cord
Storage Box
Stainless Steel Sink & Chrome Faucet
Stove Cover
Surge Protector
Thermal Windows & Extra Insulation
TV Ready
95W Solar Panel with Monitor
3 - 12 Volt Outlet (Drvrs side o/h shelf frt dinette, Frt wardrobe b/s 110V, under ctr ext.)
2 - Shelves in Wardrobe 12" spacing extra space at bottom
Cabinet Door Inside Rear Passenger Side
Cabinet Door Inside Front Passenger Side
Cabinet Door at bottom of wardrobe closet door side
Two Way Hot Water Tank
Dark Green Graphics 66930
No graphics front window rock shield

modifications done:
added lighted water heater switch for propane position
small oak knickknack shelf unit on wardrobe cabinet
mounting boards in storage box to hang hoses
secure clevis hooks for safety chains
insect screens for furnace/water heater
upgraded sewer hose storage container
magazine rack on wardrobe cabinet side
CalCover for Trailer
BAL Single Tire leveler
Amber lens for porch light
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Old 06-16-2014, 01:13 PM   #2
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Still For Sale?
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Old 06-16-2014, 03:05 PM   #3
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Yes. Thought it was sold last week-end but buyer changed mind about buying a trailer at all.
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Old 06-16-2014, 03:10 PM   #4
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Yes. Thought it was sold last week-end but buyer changed mind about buying a trailer at all.
. Does it have A/C? Wet or dry bath?
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Old 06-16-2014, 04:12 PM   #5
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It has both air conditioner and inside shower. And outside shower.
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Old 06-16-2014, 06:54 PM   #6
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It has both air conditioner and inside shower. And outside shower.
Reason for selling? I notice on your profile that you were waiting for paint. What is that about. My e- is Gilbert.reinke10@gmail.com
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Old 06-16-2014, 07:53 PM   #7
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That was a profile comment made by another forum member, who was waiting for paint for his deck. I'm selling because I have an Escape 19 on order for November delivery.
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Old 06-17-2014, 07:32 PM   #8
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Reason for selling? I notice on your profile that you were waiting for paint. What is that about. My e- is Gilbert.reinke10@gmail.com
Yikes Gilbert! You just drove up here and wham bam?

Forum members that have been around for awhile are very helpful and sincere when it comes to their Escape. If there were any problems, I have no doubt that It would have been noted.

Sorry for the interruption SC...that just struck me as........
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Old 06-23-2014, 10:54 PM   #9
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OK, so what's it take to get more interest in this sweet trailer? Do I need to discuss price? Offer to deliver? Or is everyone shopping for 19s and up these days? It would nice to get it in someone's hands during the main camping season, although in California that's pretty much all year.
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Old 06-23-2014, 11:08 PM   #10
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Try pictures on this forum, on location, in the Grand Tetons ( or wherever ). Then you can post the link to your other pix.
And, I think you might need to reconsider your asking price. But what do I know?

I made money on mine in the past week when I looked at my registration and insurance and found that I have a 2009, when I thought it was a 2008, since that's when I bought it.
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Old 06-23-2014, 11:28 PM   #11
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Try pictures on this forum, on location, in the Grand Tetons ( or wherever ). Then you can post the link to your other pix.
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Ah, yes…selling the sizzle, not the steak. Guess that "escaped" me! Good point.
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I made money on mine in the past week when I looked at my registration and insurance and found that I have a 2009, when I thought it was a 2008, since that's when I bought it.
Wow Glenn, I knew Escape trailers hardly depreciate, but somehow you made yours appreciate! How nice

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OK, so what's it take to get more interest in this sweet trailer?
I haven't looked, but have you advertised on Molded Fiberglass Trailers | Fiberglass RV's For Sale and FiberglassRV.com ?
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Old 06-24-2014, 08:03 AM   #14
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I haven't looked, but have you advertised on Molded Fiberglass Trailers | Fiberglass RV's For Sale and FiberglassRV.com ?
I've actually had more interest from FGRV, but I guess that makes sense, since they have a larger member base.
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As much as I like to we have decided not to do anything at this time
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Old 06-24-2014, 09:29 AM   #16
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OK, so what's it take to get more interest in this sweet trailer? Do I need to discuss price? Offer to deliver? Or is everyone shopping for 19s and up these days? It would nice to get it in someone's hands during the main camping season, although in California that's pretty much all year.
It is $3500.00 more than a brand new one. And $3500 buys a lot of extras. Plus, I would imagine you want US dollars.
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Old 06-24-2014, 10:50 AM   #17
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Well...at a base price of CA$22,500 for a 2015, and adding the extras I put on on it (see build list), I came up with CA $28,515, which at today's exchange rate is US $26,500, I figured I'm in the ballpark.
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Keep working at selling it. Show lots of pictures and advertise on all of the FG sites as well as Craigslist. It is worth what people are willing to pay for it. If you don't get any interest in a reasonable time period with good advertising exposure, then that is a good indicator that you may need to drop your price a bit. I find that a small price reduction with a revised ad stating "PRICE REDUCED", often makes a huge difference in getting people interested.
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Old 06-24-2014, 02:00 PM   #19
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I've notice a lot more 17B's for sale....everyone is ordering bigger ones.

Hang tight....it will sell!
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My wife and I are interested in a 17B. While your trailer is undoubtedly very well equipped, it has several options that we do not think we need (and would not order if we were buying one new. Among these options are the 3-burner stove and air conditioning. Further, regarding the solar panel, while we would buy one, Escape is currently offering a 160w, where your trailer only has a 95w. Thus, while your price is fair for the options you have, it is close enough to the new price that if we decide to buy, we would prefer to order a new trailer and get exactly the options that we want. While your trailer is available now, while Escape is sold out until next year, we own a Tab and so don't have the urgency to buy immediately. Your price would have to be considerably less than new for us to be interested. Perhaps your apparent lack of response to your trailer is due to others viewing your price as we do. Good luck and best wishes in selling it!
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