Category Archives: RV Accessories

Quartzsite: Woodstock of the Snowbird Set

During our last visit to the annual Quartzsite Sports, Vacation & RV Show in January, we reminisced about how Quartzsite has changed over the last 16 years since our first visit and what future years might bring. If you pass … Continue reading

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B&W Introduces New 16K Patriot Slide Hitch

Humboldt, Kansas-based B&W Trailer Hitches announced that it will introduce its new 16,000-pound Patriot rail-mounted fifth wheel slider hitch at the 2014 SEMA Show, the premier automotive specialty products trade event, in Las Vegas from November 4-11, 2014. The Patriot … Continue reading

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EverGreen RV Element Introduces Sky-gazer Window

Middlebury, Indiana-based EverGreen Recreational Vehicles LLC has introduced a “Sky-gazer” window in its Element 30FLS travel trailer representing the industry’s first full-view front windshield. The aerodynamic construction effortlessly combines function and form. The latest installment of the Element lineup has been … Continue reading

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Motorhome Driving Is Easier With Comfort Drive

For many, getting behind the wheel of a motorhome isn’t the pleasurable experience it should be. Maneuvering in and out of tight spaces can be a chore, while maintaining control at highway speeds—especially in the midst of a crosswind—can be … Continue reading

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Preparing Your RV For Winter

Fall is fast approaching, and not far behind another long, northern winter. As the colder weather sets in, those in the Northern climes either snowbird south for the winter or prepare their recreational vehicle for another winter of ice, snow, … Continue reading

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Airstream Introduces 2015 Airstream Classic

Jackson Center, Ohio-based Airstream has announced the introduction of the latest addition to the brand’s legendary travel trailer model line with the 2015 Airstream Classic. The new Classic trailer was inspired by the needs of generations of owners with a … Continue reading

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Fifth Wheel St. Introduces RV Tow Check App

Crestview, Florida-based Fifth Wheel St. has introduced the web-based RV Tow Check app, available for free and accessible on smartphones and tablets. The minimum requirement for RV Tow Check requires three inputs by the buyer or dealer: gross combination weight rating (GCWR), gross … Continue reading

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Skydancer 7.5: World’s First Convertible Motorhome

The world’s first convertible motorhome, the Skydancer 7.5 prototype, was exhibited at the recent Düsseldorf Caravan Salon 2014, the world’s largest trade fair for motorhomes and caravans held annually in Dusseldorf, Germany. The new convertible motorhome from German company, Skydancer … Continue reading

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Students Reinvent Airstream With Millennials In Mind

In an earlier story on Vogel Talks RVing, I reported that one of America’s leading art and design colleges, Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD), was partnering with iconic RV manufacturer, Airstream, to create a new product concept. The … Continue reading

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Dometic Acquires Atwood Mobile Products

Dometic Group, a global leader of leisure products for the recreational vehicle, marine, truck, and automotive-based industries, announced that it has signed an exclusive purchase agreement with Elkhart, Indiana-based Atwood Mobile Products LLC. This acquisition will complement and further diversify … Continue reading

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