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Old 08-14-2015, 03:02 PM   #21
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I'd use them for making it into a bed, but for lounging, I want to lean up against them, along with additional pillows.

My insert pillow is for leg comfort while reading.
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Old 08-14-2015, 03:03 PM   #22
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I'm confused now. I would have thought, and was hoping, that the back cushions from the two side benches would have fit there to make a bed. They don't? Or did you just want to leave those in place?
The back cushions of the side benches are used if you make the table into a bed but, they don't match the size of either of the filler pieces when using the pieces individually in a lounge configuration.
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Old 08-15-2015, 10:52 PM   #23
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Hi, we have a 21 on order. I can see us leaning against the wall where the flip up tables are located. If that's the case are the tables in the way? Thanks, Kevin
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Old 08-15-2015, 11:02 PM   #24
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You can lean against them if folded down. I have a couple of large decorative cushions to lean against.
It's comfortable facing in either direction if you have additional cushions to lean on.

We currently have a small folding table that we can set up in the middle if we aren't using the fold-down tables.
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Old 09-16-2015, 12:55 AM   #25
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We currently have a small folding table that we can set up in the middle if we aren't using the fold-down tables.
Hi, your folding table, can you tell me where you got it ?
Size perhaphs, construction ? photo if possible.

That seems to be the way we want to go. Thanks
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Old 09-16-2015, 08:38 PM   #26
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We currently have a folding aluminum table from Walmart, measuring 18.5" x 19.5". In the picture, the table has placemats on it.
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I will eventually have a table similar to this one we had in our Casita. I was able to swivel it on the leg to the direction I wanted.
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I plan on buying this pedestal or something similar to attach to a small tabletop. I want the floor base to be fairly flush to the floor. ..
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Otherwise, we'll be tripping over it, like this floor mount.$_35.jpg
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Thank you for the additional information Kathy. We will ask to not install the table and gain a lot of flexibility under varying conditions such as open lounge, small table for two, large table for a family, etc. I like your concept.
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Old 09-16-2015, 11:01 PM   #28
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I really wish there was an alternative lounging in our Escapes. Casita has a very comfortable swivel chair option that did us well for the time we owned one. I told Reace I'd be the first one in line to buy an Escape version but understand there a structural considerations that preclude it. I do get tired of folding myself up like a pretzel to (try!) and get comfy when we can't be outside. Oh well.
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Old 09-17-2015, 08:13 PM   #29
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I really wish there was an alternative lounging in our Escapes. Casita has a very comfortable swivel chair option that did us well for the time we owned one. I told Reace I'd be the first one in line to buy an Escape version but understand there a structural considerations that preclude it. I do get tired of folding myself up like a pretzel to (try!) and get comfy when we can't be outside. Oh well.
You're not the only one Greg! I'd be right there with you. I found the Captain's Chairs in the Casita FD to be dang near perfect for an all molded towable. Yep, I've read about other solutions, but love those chairs! I've even thought about buying one (see them posted... brand new from folks changing to a modified FD/SD) and seeing if I could figure out a way to put it in the back corner in the dinette of Ten Forward. It may be worth a shot!
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Old 09-17-2015, 08:44 PM   #30
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Wouldn't a couple Captain's Chairs take up a lot of room, maybe losing storage, or are they quite slim?

I imagine in the lounge area of a 21 or 5.0 it would be tough with all the mechanicals in the benches there.
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