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The Ultimate Truck Camper Survey Part 2

 

SURVEY RESULTS: 2012 Ultimate Truck Camper – PART 2

To see Part 1 of the survey results, click here.  To see Part 3 of the survey results, click here.

 

21. What material would you prefer for the kitchen counters in the next truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Laminate counter top – 22.61% Laminate counter top – 28.88%
Molded fiberglass counter top – 37.69% Molded fiberglass counter top – 41.49%
No preference – 39.7% No preference – 29.64%

 

22. What style of sink would you prefer for the next truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPERS HARD SIDE CAMPER
Single bowl round – 7.96% Single bowl round – 3.32%
Single bowl rectangular – 42.29% Single bowl rectangular – 20.97%
Double bowl rectangular: equal size bowls – 21.89% Double bowl rectangular: equal size bowls – 34.69%
Double bowl rectangular: one bowl larger than the other – 11.94% Double bowl rectangular: one bowl larger than the other – 34.39%
None. I do not want a sink. – 0.5% None. I do not want a sink. – 0%
No preference – 15.42% No preference – 6.49%

 

23. What material would you prefer for the sink in the next truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Stainless steel – 57.35% Stainless steel – 65.91%
Molded fiberglass – 19.61% Molded fiberglass – 16.89%
Porcelain – 0.49% Porcelain – 3.32%
Plastic – 2.45% Plastic -2.71%
None. I do not want a sink. – 0.49% None. I do not want a sink. – 0%
No preference – 19.61% No preference – 10.86%

 

24. Would you prefer a propane range top with oven, or a propane range top without oven for your next truck camper purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Propane range top with oven – 30.69% Propane range top with oven – 62.06%
Just a propane top – 59.9% Just a propane top – 36.12%
None. No range top or oven. – 6.44% None. No range top or oven. – 0.76%
No preference – 2.97% No preference – 1.06%

 

25. What type of refrigerator would you prefer for the next truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Two-way: shore power and propane – 16.18% Two-way: shore power and propane – 29.02%
Three way: shore power, propane, and 12-volt – 48.04% Three way: shore power, propane, and 12-volt – 61.5%
12-volt only: high-efficiency – 27.45% 12-volt only: high-efficiency – 7.82%
Ice box – 2.94% Ice box – 0%
None. I do not want a refrigerator. – 2.45% None. I do not want a refrigerator. – 0.9%
No preference – 2.94% No preference – 0.75%

 

26. Would you prefer a microwave, convection microwave, or no microwave for your next truck camper purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Microwave – 28.57% Microwave – 39.36%
Convection microwave – 24.14% Convection microwave – 40.12%
None. Do not want microwave. – 39.9% None. Do not want microwave. -15.35%
No preference – 7.39% No preference – 5.17%

 

27. What other kitchen amenities would you prefer for the next truck camper you purchase? Please check all of the amenities that you would prefer.

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Spice rack – 24.49% Spice rack – 52.58%
Knife block – 14.8% Knife block – 28.94%
Sink cover and cutting board – 68.88% Sink cover and cutting board – 83.64%
Overhead fan – 71.43% Overhead fan – 82.73%
12-volt outlet – 68.88% 12-volt outlet – 70.30%
Slide-out pantry – 47.45% Slide-out pantry – 76.67%

 

28. Would you prefer an air conditioner in the next truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Yes – 55% Yes – 84.85%
No – 31.5% No – 10.76%
No preference – 13.5% No preference – 4.39%

 

29. Would you prefer ducted heat or non-ducted heat in the next truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Ducted heat – 38.73% Ducted heat – 76.62%
Non-ducted heat – 42.16% Non-ducted heat – 13.57%
None. I do not want a heater. – 1.47% None. I do not want a heater. – 0.75%
No preference – 17.65% No preference – 9.05%

 

30. Would you prefer a propane hot water heater or a combination propane and electric hot water heater in the next truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Propane hot water heater – 35.96% Propane hot water heater – 23.91%
Combination propane and electric hot water heater – 41.38% Combination propane and electric hot water heater – 71.58%
None. I do not want a hot water heater. – 15.27% None. I do not want a hot water heater. – 2.71%
No preference – 7.39% No preference – 1.8%

 

31. What type of dinette would you prefer for the next truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Straight sofa with rectangular table – 20.9% Straight sofa with rectangular table – 10.54%
N/A Face-to-face full-booth dinette with rectangular table – 36.75%
Two-person small face-to-face dinette with small table – 41.79% Two-person small face-to-face dinette with small table – 11.45%
N/A U-shaped dinette with round table – 6.78%
U-shaped dinette with rectangular table – 21.89% U-shaped dinette with rectangular table – 28.46%
None. I do not want a dinette. – 2.49% None. I do not want a dinette. – 1.36%
No preference – 12.44% No preference – 4.67%

 

32. What style of dinette table leg would you prefer for the next truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Standard one post table leg – 23.04% Standard one post table leg – 22.78%
Standard two post table leg – 9.8% Standard two post table leg – 16.14%
N/A Wall latch/pull-down system – 16.14%
Swing out movable system – 25.98% Swing out movable system – 6.79%
N/A Dream dinette post-less system – 14.63%
Removable stand alone table – 12.75% Removable stand alone table – 8.45%
None. No dinette table. – 3.92% None. No dinette table. – 1.51%
No preference – 24.02% No preference – 13.57%


33. What material would you prefer for the dinette table in the next truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Traditional laminate table – 33.17% Traditional laminate table – 42.53%
Molded fiberglass table – 31.19% Molded fiberglass table – 34.09%
None. I do not want a table. – 3.47% None. I do not want a table. – 1.36%
No preference – 32.18% No preference – 22.02%


34. POP-UP ONLY: Would you prefer a separate enclosed bathroom in your next pop-up truck camper purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Yes, half-wall with curtain enclosed bathroom. – 35.64% N/A
Yes, full-wall, folded hard-side bathroom. – 40.1% N/A
I do not want an enclosed bathroom. – 5.94% N/A
None. I do not want a bathroom. – 10.89% N/A
No preference – 7.43% N/A


35. HARD SIDE ONLY: Where would you prefer the bathroom be located in the next hard side truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
N/A Rear-bath – 56.86%
N/A Mid-bath – 24.59%
N/A None. I do not want a bathroom. – 2.26%
N/A No preference – 16.29%


36. HARD SIDE ONLY: What type of bathroom would you prefer in the next hard side truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
N/A Dry-bath: Separate shower stall – 48.56%
N/A Wet-bath: Combined shower stall and bathroom – 44.02%
N/A None. I do not want a bathroom. – 2.12%
N/A No preference – 5.3%


37. POP-UP ONLY: What features do you want in the bathroom for your next pop-up truck camper purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Toilet only – 13.73% N/A
Shower only – 0.98% N/A
Toilet and shower – 45.59% N/A
Toilet, shower, and sink – 25.98% N/A
None. I do not want a bathroom. – 9.8% N/A
No preference – 3.92% N/A


38. What type of toilet system would you prefer in the next truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Flush toilet and black tank – 23.65% Flush toilet and black tank – 79.67%
Cassette toilet – 56.16% Cassette toilet – 17.3%
Porta-potti – 10.34% Porta-potti – 1.21%
None. I do not want a toilet. – 4.43% None. I do not want a toilet. – 0.91%
No preference – 5.42% No preference – 0.91%


39. HARD SIDE ONLY: Would you prefer a sink in the bathroom of the next hard side truck camper you purchase?

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
N/A Yes – 78.2%
N/A No – 15.79%
N/A None. I do not want a bathroom. – 1.8%
N/A No preference – 4.21%


40. What other bathroom amenities would you prefer for the next hard side truck camper you purchase? Please check all of the amenities that you would prefer.

POP-UP CAMPER HARD SIDE CAMPER
Medicine cabinet – 30.49% Medicine cabinet – 79.91%
Counter space – 26.83% Counter space – 56.6%
Fan – 68.29% Fan – 89.88%
Window – 23.17% Window – 23.47%
Dome skylight – 57.32% Dome skylight – 77.76%
Water proof storage – 50% Water proof storage – 63.04%

 

To see Part 1 of the survey results, click here.  To see Part 3 of the survey results, click here.

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