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Old 05-14-2015, 11:19 AM   #41
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Is there a true head to the bed?
Yes. It's where your head is.

Some folks (like the strange Mr. Bennett), sleep with their head on the driver side. Others (like the normal Mr. Bryan) sleep with their head on the passenger side.

Put the lights at the end where YOUR head will be.
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Old 05-14-2015, 11:32 AM   #42
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TV arm

We put the TV arm in the standard location on the wall on the driver side. the arm swings out so you can watch TV from the dinette or swings in and you can watch in bed, unless, like Jim you lay backwards in bed.
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Old 05-14-2015, 11:38 AM   #43
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Couple things to think about. What are you used to at home? I've always slept on my wife's left side. Changing sides keeps me awake. Who has to get up in the night to use the bathroom? You don't want to do the crawl over if you can avoid it. And, being able to reach the thermostat without getting up is handy. In our 17B we sleep with head to the passenger side. My feet go under the flip-up counter next to the sink, so we leave that counter up all the time.
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Old 05-14-2015, 11:48 AM   #44
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Some folks (like the strange Mr. Bennett)
Trying to think of a comeback here, but it is hard to argue against the truth.
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Old 05-18-2015, 09:08 PM   #45
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Ok two more questions.

Power Jack, worth it? I'm planning on storing outside in winter conditions. Is it more of a convenience factor?

Also which grafix color would match this color Toyota, see link below. Would it be battleship grey?

http://www.toyota-4runner.org/attach...ctures-4r2.jpg
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Old 05-18-2015, 09:21 PM   #46
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Yes, battleship grey (our Tundra is that color as are the graphics on our trailer).

Also, like Sokol, we have the TV mounted on the wall by the frig and we sleep with our heads on the passenger side. I sleep on the inside which works out great for me as it means DH is the one that has to go out and walk the dogs in the morning.
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Old 05-18-2015, 09:38 PM   #47
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We ordered the Umbra hooks from Amazon and had them shipped directly to ETI. During our briefing, they asked us where we wanted them, cut them to length (they have a steel rod or core as I remember), and had them mounted in about 30". Anything hanging on the back wall of the bathroom is rather out of the way and doesn't interfere with the seating for the table. They also made this nifty little brace to keep our under the bed wardrobe containers from moving forward.
Love the simple things! I have been trying to think of a removable brace and this looks like it will work. As usual I have been over thinking it.

Thanks for posting!
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Old 05-20-2015, 08:22 AM   #48
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Toilet? Some people have upgrade to the foot pedal toilet. Anyone care to list pro and cons?
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Old 05-20-2015, 08:49 AM   #49
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Toilet? Some people have upgrade to the foot pedal toilet. Anyone care to list pro and cons?
Can't think of a con. We love the foot flush. It's also VERY handy to be able to keep the trap open with your foot while you clean the tank out.
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Old 05-20-2015, 11:47 AM   #50
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Can't think of a con. We love the foot flush. It's also VERY handy to be able to keep the trap open with your foot while you clean the tank out.
Gotta agree. Not a big deal but that leaning forward over the bowl to flush isn't that great. I'd get the foot flush if I was doing it again.

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