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Old 08-11-2008, 12:52 PM
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Demountables - any one got experience of them??

We're thinking of getting a demountable caravan body for our F-250 for short weekends away when getting the big van out of storage is a PITA. Any one got experience of owning or using one of these at all??

Apollo Motor-homes up in Lancs say that they have one in stock that will fit our vehicle.....
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With the way the US dollar is - it might be cheap to import them, they should be able to wire it for the UK voltage too:
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Huh???? What's the US dollar got to do with his question.........he didn't ask where to get one!! ...........did anyone have experience of owning/using one he asks Wake up here and re-read his posting mate
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haha - good point.

I have used them. I personally prefer them over a towed camper due to being easier to maneuver.
Make sure you have a sway bar though!

Also, depending upon weight of the item, you may need air springs!
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Good point about sway bars and air-springs, never thought about that side of it!!!!
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