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Old 11-14-2012, 05:22 AM   #1291
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I just checked my a/c and it's 13500. Yamaha says their 75lb Yamaha EF2400iSHC will "start" most 13,500 a/c on RVs.

http://www.electricgeneratorsdirect....tor/p4433.html

Two Hondas would cost about 1k more.

High altitude camping would be hard on the Yamaha to run the a/c but I don't think I'm gonna do much high altitude camping.

Decisions decisions...

If altitude is causing problems, will you really need AC?
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Old 11-14-2012, 07:35 AM   #1292
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If altitude is causing problems, will you really need AC?
Only if you don't like 90+ degree weather. It can get hot at altitude, too.
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Old 11-15-2012, 12:15 AM   #1293
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I got a little Kwik Kamp I pull with my touring bike......works great.

Queen sized bed up off the ground.....tons of storage......weighs about #280 empty.





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Old 11-15-2012, 04:16 PM   #1294
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High altitude camping would be hard on the Yamaha to run the a/c but I don't think I'm gonna do much high altitude camping.
I thought you lived in Birmingham. I don't think you can even buy altitude between B'ham and, and, and anywhere you're going to trailer for a bike ride/race. Can you? It come in a can or something?
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Old 11-15-2012, 06:11 PM   #1295
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I got a little Kwik Kamp I pull with my touring bike......works great.

Queen sized bed up off the ground.....tons of storage......weighs about #280 empty.
I've got one too. Great rigs!! (check out posts #1058 & 1061)
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Old 11-15-2012, 06:41 PM   #1296
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I got a little Kwik Kamp I pull with my touring bike......works great.

Queen sized bed up off the ground.....tons of storage......weighs about #280 empty.





I've kind of been keeping my eyes peeled for a teardrop hardwall that is light enough for moto-towing. Only seen home-built ones behind bikes though, not sure anything is out there from a manufacturer that is small / light enough. I could really get into the idea of pulling over anywhere and taking a nap with no set up.
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Old 11-16-2012, 07:43 AM   #1297
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This little guy just popped up locally. Man, what a great camper.

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Old 11-16-2012, 07:49 AM   #1298
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This little guy just popped up locally. Man, what a great camper.

Might be the cleanest Burro I've ever seen. Looks like it was kept in a time capsule. A little pricey but ...
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Old 11-17-2012, 10:34 AM   #1299
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that's a nice one
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Old 11-17-2012, 04:36 PM   #1300
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I've kind of been keeping my eyes peeled for a teardrop hardwall that is light enough for moto-towing. Only seen home-built ones behind bikes though, not sure anything is out there from a manufacturer that is small / light enough. I could really get into the idea of pulling over anywhere and taking a nap with no set up.
I ALMOST went with this little jobber:



When Im riding I like to ride hard and late......and I dont like setup.....I just want to SLEEP and then ride some more. I dont like to spend an hour setting up camp and roasting marshmallows or chatting with the other campers.

This jobber looked about perfect.....but its $2800.

I got my Kwik Kamp used for $1300. It only weighs about 70lbs more.....allows me more storage. Actually it takes about the same time to setup. I timed myself.....alone I can set it up in 1min40sec and be inside it.

......but the main reason was cost. Ive I had more funds Id have one of these for when I was riding by myself. You could pull behind a WalMart and be asleep in 10 mins.....perfect.
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Old 11-17-2012, 05:16 PM   #1301
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You could pull behind a WalMart and be asleep in 10 mins.....perfect.
That wouldn't be very wise. You never know what kind of feral animals are going to be prowling the alley behind a retail complex.
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Old 11-17-2012, 05:26 PM   #1302
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That wouldn't be very wise. You never know what kind of feral animals are going to be prowling the alley behind a retail complex.
only slightly less dangerous then the feral animals prowling the front parking lot...
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Old 11-17-2012, 05:36 PM   #1303
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Which is why you want to sleep inside a secure box anywhere near one.
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Old 11-17-2012, 07:22 PM   #1304
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Check out these guys:

Www.thegallboys.com

Www.kedroncaravans.com

It's a wonder they get there in one piece.
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Old 11-17-2012, 08:11 PM   #1305
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I've kind of been keeping my eyes peeled for a teardrop hardwall that is light enough for moto-towing.
Only seen home-built ones behind bikes though, not sure anything is out there from a manufacturer that is small / light enough.
I could really get into the idea of pulling over anywhere and taking a nap with no set up.


http://www.golittleguy.com/teardrops/models/rascal/
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