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Old 05-10-2017, 06:02 PM   #1
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We've been dreaming of a bigger camper for quite a while and are leaning towards the fifth wheel Escape for reasons I don't need to explain to anyone here...just really salivating at the picture on the ETI web site and dreaming of having more space in a camper that tows sooo much better.

We've pulled a gooseneck horse trailer for years and know what a major difference there is between a bumper hitch tow behind and a fifth wheel/gooseneck.
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Old 05-10-2017, 06:10 PM   #2
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So, buy one already then.
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Old 05-10-2017, 06:16 PM   #3
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There you go again spending OPM (Other Peoples Money)
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Old 05-10-2017, 06:22 PM   #4
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Checked the lists, the 21 is already into December production slots with the others right behind that.
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That is what I do for a living. I have gotten darn good at it too. LOL
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Old 05-10-2017, 06:56 PM   #6
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That is what I do for a living. I have gotten darn good at it too. LOL
And here I thought Jim that you did mods on Eacapes for a living

We made it to beautiful Chilliwack hanging out at Cottonwood Meadows park with a stream behind our site, feels like summer here

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So, buy one already then.
That's the advice you gave me regarding my F150.

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There you go again spending OPM (Other Peoples Money)
Jim did a fantastic job helping me divest my portfolio outfitting my new truck! What really made all the aftermarket add-on's tolerable is that my wife endorsed them!
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We've been dreaming of a bigger camper for quite a while and are leaning towards the fifth wheel Escape for reasons I don't need to explain to anyone here...just really salivating at the picture on the ETI web site and dreaming of having more space in a camper that tows sooo much better.

We've pulled a gooseneck horse trailer for years and know what a major difference there is between a bumper hitch tow behind and a fifth wheel/gooseneck.
Hi, and welcome!
Read some of the comments made already, and while some of them are goofballs, they are right! Since there are only a few slots open still for this years production, you might want to "shoot the gun" and order one. Who knows their might be price changes for the next year production...., Plus the low dollar..... You might save yourselves some dollars ...
Good luck with your decision making!!!
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I moved up this year I also pull a goose neck horse trailer and really wanted the smooth hauling experience. My is due to be completed in Oct . You will not regret ordering one!
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Can't think of a better time to order if you're a US buyer. To my mind the exchange rate right now makes an Escape the best bargain in the RV industry hands down. There's no need to settle for a lesser brand.

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