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Perfectos

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No it's just the terminology you wish to use.
The Beach is an excellent MPV that you can take camping.

The Ocean is a Campervan . End Of.
A rose by any name smells as sweet !

My V5 tells me what it is and it’s not MPV,
The way I use it for camping tells me its a Campervan,
I can pitch next to you on a site or wild camp in the same places, as much as I know that winds you up.
There is nothing you can do in an Ocean that I cannot do in my Beach, But you already know that from previous banter.

You take the bait every time WG,
it must be hard being so passionate about an Ocean (and never having owned a Beach) to the point you must respond in a derogatory manner to just about every post where a California Beach is mentioned, knowing that the reality is a Beach serves many people’s purposes far better Than an Ocean, is it so hard for you to comprehend that people Choose a Beach for other reasons that you offer for owning an Ocean ?

anyone would think your on commission?

End of. (But I know it won’t be from you because you can’t help yourself)
 
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Does anyone know if the new beach camper come without the new led controller if you don’t spec the night heater?
Never owned a beach but they are both great vans or campervans or cars, they are the Swiss arm knife of vehicles :thumb
 
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Just a reminder that Beach owners have always cooked indoors when the weather indicates, even before the mini stove was available. New Year’s Eve ‘20/‘21 Baqueira, Pyrenees.


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Without going into to much detail @Perfectos
The first pic was stacked because of the extra stuff needed like an awning. Which we no longer use.
Those days are over…
Behind some of what you can see, are boxes with plates, cooking kit and all the other stuff needed for camping.

True, in the second pic, I slimmed stuff down. I had too. But still, the Beach wasn’t easy to live with.

Compare to an Ocean setup.
Everything is stowed and easy to use. We no longer use an awning and camping is 10 times easier and more convenient.

It’s horses for courses.
The Beach makes sense to some. But I’ve been won over by the Ocean.

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Behind some of what you can see, are boxes with plates, cooking kit and all the other stuff needed for camping.

True, in the second pic, I slimmed stuff down. I had too. But still, the Beach wasn’t easy to live with.

Compare to an Ocean setup.
Everything is stowed and easy to use. We no longer use an awning and camping is 10 times easier and more convenient.

It’s horses for courses.
The Beach makes sense to some. But I’ve been won over by the Ocean.

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Are you comparing your current Ocean with your original Beach that you bought 7-8 years ago or the current 6.1 camper version… for example the 2 seat bench version with low storage and hob?
 
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Does anyone know if the new beach camper come without the new led controller if you don’t spec the night heater?
Never owned a beach but they are both great vans or campervans or cars, they are the Swiss arm knife of vehicles :thumb
With new controller irrespective
 
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Surely that pop up beach kitchen (which I like very much) would have to be spotlessly clean before you folded it away or crumbs,fat ,water etc would fall behind the panel? Where in the ocean just shove the lid down and clean it at home
 
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Are you comparing your current Ocean with your original Beach that you bought 7-8 years ago or the current 6.1 camper version… for example the 2 seat bench version with low storage and hob?

Yes.
I’m not sure I see the point of the flippy stove thing. I think a Brukit/jetboil makes more sense…?
 
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Surely that pop up beach kitchen (which I like very much) would have to be spotlessly clean before you folded it away or crumbs,fat ,water etc would fall behind the panel? Where in the ocean just shove the lid down and clean it at home
Therefore, I think most people will find it sensible to just wipe it down after use then? Depending on how many days or weeks away from home, it would seem a tad unhygienic to always wait until returning home, before cleaning any surface that's involved in the preparation of food?
 
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Beach- correct choice
Ocean - mistake
End of.
But Matty, you've got to explain why the Beach is right for you!?....and the Ocean isn't!
 
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