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Old 02-16-2016, 10:07 PM   #41
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Old 03-26-2016, 08:08 AM   #42
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I just now ordered a Casper mattress for our 21. We like the one we have at home after a few weeks and my lower back gave me a little tweek last night. The girl at Casper said it will be here in Palm Springs Thur. or Fri. and we are here until Monday morning so we'll get a chance to air it out and get couple of nights on it before heading home. I'll trim the corner down so it can not be returned. Since we are returning customers we got $50 off and I feel confident that we will want to keep it.
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Jack - how is the Casper working out in the 21? Did you find you needed to trim it or was the overhang small enough not to matter?
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Old 04-02-2016, 03:30 PM   #43
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We just got the Casper we ordered to replace our 20+ year old Tempurpedic at home and we both love it. Since they deliver free in Canada, when we get close to our production date next year we're going to delete the stock mattress and have the Casper shipped direct to ETI. Thanks for the idea Azjack.
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Old 04-02-2016, 03:45 PM   #44
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Also, if you order stuff from etrailer.com you should ask if the product is available from their Canadian warehouse, and get it shipped from there to a Canadian address.
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Old 01-17-2018, 04:10 PM   #45
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So, we got about 3 inches of snow last night, and temps were in the teens with wind chill in single digits first thing this morning. Did I mention we live in central Alabama? Anyway, I had need to get something out of an overhead cabinet in our Escape 21' and happened to lean on the bed with a 2" thick memory foam topper. Hard as a rock!! I would have sworn we had a plywood topper on the bed! Never would have thought of that. Thankfully, we keep the inside of our camper a bit warmer than that while camping so the topper is nice and soft.
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Old 01-17-2018, 05:22 PM   #46
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So, we got about 3 inches of snow last night, and temps were in the teens with wind chill in single digits first thing this morning. Did I mention we live in central Alabama? Anyway, I had need to get something out of an overhead cabinet in our Escape 21' and happened to lean on the bed with a 2" thick memory foam topper. Hard as a rock!! I would have sworn we had a plywood topper on the bed! Never would have thought of that. Thankfully, we keep the inside of our camper a bit warmer than that while camping so the topper is nice and soft.
Yep, they do get hard when they are cold. The latex toppers apparently don't do that.
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Old 01-17-2018, 05:58 PM   #47
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Yep, they do get hard when they are cold. The latex toppers apparently don't do that.
True, we have both. Went from a memory foam topper to a latex, and now back to memory foam. We find latex, at least the one we have, is quite a bit harder then warmed up memory foam, making it too hard for us.

Going to try preheating the memory foam with an electric blanket this winter.
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Well, there is soft and soft, depending upon the person. Our latex is soft --- to me. Just love it.

Also, there are different kinds and they cost differently.
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Old 01-17-2018, 09:19 PM   #49
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... Going to try preheating the memory foam with an electric blanket this winter.
Instead of an electric blanket, we decided to try a mattress warmer on our bed at home this winter to see how we liked it and if we'd want to go that direction in our camper which has the same mattress topper ( https://www.walmart.com/ip/Sunbeam-Q...&wl13=&veh=sem ). We love it! Should do even a better job of keeping the topper soft in cold weather compared to an electric blanket.
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Old 01-17-2018, 10:00 PM   #50
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Well, there is soft and soft, depending upon the person. Our latex is soft --- to me. Just love it.

Also, there are different kinds and they cost differently.
Yup at home and trailer Talalay Latex the softest there is . Was not inexpensive but the best . Pat
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