Our Coach:

Downtown Chicago on our maiden trip July 2017

1998 Beaver Patriot 425 Thunder Brandywine – Built in Bend Oregon

  • 40 Foot diesel pusher
  • Magnum chassis with eight air bag suspension
  • 425 horsepower C12 Caterpillar Diesel
  • 6 speed Allison transmission
  • one full galley slide (kitchen living room)
  • queen size bed with no slides
  • mid coach washroom with full size shower
  • washer / dryer combination unit
  • 12 cubic foot NorCold fridge / freezer with ice maker (with Amish cooling unit)
  • 100 gallons of fresh water
  • 60 gallons grey water and 60 gallons black water holding tanks
  • Hurricane hydronic heating system (with unlimited hot water)
  • 7500 watt Onan diesel generator
  • 3000 watt Victron Hybrid Inverter / charger / with remote
  • 1.16 kilo watts of roof mounted tippable solar panels
  • Two Blue Sky solar controllers with remote
  • Six 100 amp/hour Battleborn lithium CG2 golf cart batteries for the coach
  • Victron BMV712 battery monitoring system with Bluetooth
  • Two 12 volt series 31 flooded batteries for the chassis
  • Our towed is a 2007 Ford Explorer Sport-Trac 4WD
  • Two Pelican 10′ Kayaks that we carry on the Sport-Trac
  • Two bicycles that are on a bike rack on the Sport-Trac
  • Roadmaster 5000 towbar with brake master
  • Gerard 20′ awning
  • Garmin RV760 GPS
  • Roadmaster spare tire carrier with rim and tire and cover

A lunch stop in Woodstock with family April 2019

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Our wetbay after a little rework in September 2017

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