WE ARE THE SOLE DISTRIBUTORS OF PALOMINO CAMPERS IN SOUTH AFRICA!
Discover a whole new world of adventure with the Backpack Edition hard and soft side bakkie campers by Palomino. These bakkie campers are designed to fit a wide range of bakkies on the road today. The spacious living quarters are complete with all the features you would find in a much larger camper.
Choose one of seven soft side models, or a hard side unit. There are three hard side MAX models that each have one or two slide out rooms for added space inside, and allow you four season camping comfort.
With thirteen models in all to choose from there is sure to be the perfect one for your bakkie and your adventurous needs. What are you waiting for, get your bakkie its very own Backpack and head out for a weekend of fun in the bush veldt for an adventure of fun!
Slide on/off campers can provide the most complete, affordable, and versatile camper combination there is designed to be lived in on and off the vehicle. They can offer you the comfort and convenience of a complete home away from home.
With a 3 in 1 combination of vehicle, camper, and trailer there’s no need to leave the boat, or anything towable, behind at home anymore. Slide on campers can be equipped to make your camping trip very enjoyable whatever the weather, from the Kruger Park, the sand dunes of Namibia or the fynbos of the Cape Palomino has you covered.
As slide on campers are mounted on your vehicle and are attached with four tie down buckles they are very easy and simple to remove and require little maintenance. Insurance costs are generally much lower than caravans or motor homes and no licence or registration fee is required.
Buying a Palomino Slide on/off Camper is often the “easiest” and most “affordable” way to see the great outdoors, especially if you already own a bakkie. They can even be mounted and towed on a flat bed trailer. Palomino slide on campers also have the best resale value in Africa by far.
Palomino strongly recommends you check your vehicle owners manual or contact the manufacturer for your bakkies capabilities.
The center of gravity measurement is as built. Your options and loading on the vehicle may adjust this measurement.
GVWR (Gross Vehicle Weight Rating) – – is the maximum permissible weight of the unit when fully loaded. It includes all weights, inclusive of all fluids, cargo, optional equipment and accessories. For safety and product performance do NOT exceed the GVWR.
GAWR (Gross Axle Weight Rating) – is the maximum permissible weight, including cargo, fluids, optional equipment and accessories that can be safely supported by a combination of all axles.
UVW (Unloaded Vehicle Weight)* – is the typical weight of the unit as manufactured at the factory. It includes all weight at the unit’s axle(s) and tongue or pin and LP Gas. The UVW does not include cargo, fresh potable water, additional optional equipment or dealer installed accessories. *Estimated average based on standard build optional equipment.
CCC (Cargo Carrying Capacity)** – is the amount of weight available for fresh potable water, cargo, additional optional equipment and accessories. CCC is equal to GVWR minus UVW. Available CCC should accommodate fresh potable water. Before filling the fresh water tank, empty the black and gray tanks to provide for more cargo capacity.
** Estimated average based on standard build optional equipment
All information contained in this brochure is believed to be accurate at the time of publication. However, during the model year, it may be necessary to make revisions and Forest River, Inc., reserves the right to make all such changes without notice, including prices, colors, materials, equipment and specifications as well as the addition of new models and the discontinuance of models shown in this brochure. Therefore, please consult with your Forest River dealer and confirm the existence of any materials, design or specifications that are material to your purchase decision. Litho. U.S.A. FOR 1657 P/W: 2020.20.19