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Old 06-08-2014, 09:35 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by markvt View Post
We just received our Escape 19 foot trailer and we ordered the 6.7 ft.³ refrigerator my wife wishes we did not order the larger refrigerator because she does not like the microwave below the stove because you always have to bend over to use it. Plus you lose a lot of storage space so you are giving up a lot to Get a little more refrigerator space.
Wouldn't be hard to go backwards a bit, remove the microwave and have ETI ship you the drawers. Microwave could plug into any outlet, so just make it portable and get your storage back.

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Old 06-08-2014, 10:46 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by ice-breaker View Post
a microwave would be a waste of space anyways.
A waste of space? Where would one store the bread and muffins without one?

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Old 06-09-2014, 04:29 PM   #13
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It's easy to get overwhelmed with all the options and customizations that you can get with your new Escape. It got to the point it was freaking me to to some extent.

I'm getting a 19 and am putting the microwave under the cook-top. I opted to move the two galley drawers to the left and lose a bit of storage under the sink, but added two drawers under the closet and put 3 shelves in the closet, which more than makes up for the galley storage.

http://www.escapeforum.org/forums/f1...y-3244-30.html - Post #297

Similar to my kitchen remodel, I wanted my sink, cooktop and microwave together and the frig needed to stay in the factory location.

I focused on the options that needed to be done by the factory, such as drawers, U-shaped booth, etc and can further personalize my 19 as needed myself. Once I submitted my build sheet, I stopped focusing on the many factory customizations that I may have over looked and just wait until I can pick her up (2 weeks!)

Overall advise, try not to over think it. Remember, it's your camper. Set it up the way it works best for you.
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Old 06-10-2014, 05:13 AM   #14
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Originally Posted by padlin View Post
A waste of space? Where would one store the bread and muffins without one?
In the huge cabinet that the small microwave goes in. All our dry foods go in that cabinet, which is arranged with wire shelving. Mind you, we usually have little for bread and muffins.

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