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Old 12-14-2012, 07:47 PM   #1
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What Fridge in 1974 Tradewind?

Our recently purchased "74" Tradewind has a full size dometic refrigerator but most of the pictures I have seen of "74" Tradewinds have a smaller 3/4 size refrigerator. Has ours been replaced or were the larger/taller units an option back then? Thanks!

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Old 12-15-2012, 06:38 AM   #2
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The Tradewind I have (73) has a tall fridge like yours, Dometic. I belive the shorter fridge was possibly standard, and the tall one an upgrade option. MPJ

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Old 12-15-2012, 06:55 AM   #3
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My 75 Trade Wind has the shorter fridge. It's a Dometic RM-67 and is 39 1/2 inches tall.


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Old 12-15-2012, 06:55 AM   #4
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I bought my 74 argosy 28ft from the original owner. He gave me the sales sticker that was in the window when he bought it.
The 7.5 CU FT refrigerator was a $150 option.
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Old 12-15-2012, 08:07 AM   #5
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Large versus small refrigerator...

Hi Roadrunner,

As with tiger, my '76 Argosy came with the RM76 Dometic refrigerator. However, the PO replaced it with a smaller unit. I'm guessing due to cost.

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