5320 on Workhorse Chassis
slide out with pull out couch and dinette
countertop with light maple cabinetry
standup shower and bathroom sink
around Queen bed with day/night shades
closet space with plenty of drawers
- no cheap sheet metal doors like in some other RVs.
National Dolphin 5320 Class A
motorhome located in Melbourne, Florida
with all new Michelen XRV tires in Sept 09.
This is a high quality and well maintained Class
A motorhome. The unit has just turned 37,000 miles and has an transferable
extended warranty thru the end of Dec 2009. The Workhorse Chassis
comes with the GM Vortec 8.1 liter gas engine that puts out 340
hp. and is matched with an Allison transmission that is far superior
to any other trannie in its class. Gas mileage ranges from 8 to
10 mpg depending on driving habits. The wners manual recommends
using 87 octane fuel. The larger 22.5 inch tires and wider wheel
base give you a superior ride. Dual stainless steel exhaust adds
to the engines efficiency and performance.
Layout & Accomodations: Queen sized bed in rear
has twin mirrored sliding doors that open to large hanging closet.
Privacy doors seperate bedroom from bath area. Roomy standup shower
with skylight and nearby bathroom sink with mirrored medicine chest.
Porcelin toilet -not the cheap plastic type. Another privacy door
seperates the living room and kitchen from the bathroom and bedroom
for an ideal changing room. Full dinette that drops down to a small
bed and has sliding drawers on both sides for convenient storage.
The pull out couch is very comfortable (no entruding bar) and accomodates
two. Lots of storage in overhead cabinets throughout. Rocking recliner
is excellent for watching the 27 inch color TV or taking that well
deserved nap. Entertainment center also includes DVD and VHS players.
The low dog house (engine cover) allows easy access to both the
driver and passenger seats which both swivel and lay back.
Tow package includes back up camera that can also
be turned on to inspect your tow vehicle if need be. Computor shelf
pulls out in front of passenger seat. Recliner has a fold down table
as well for eating on or laying out your laptop. 12 volt and 110
Two roof mounted Dometic AC units blow through ducted
roof vents and leaves you more storage in the basement. Propane
furnace runs through ducted heat vents. Choose
between the propane or electric hot water heater. The kitchen has
beautiful corian counter top base with two sinks and very modern
looking light maple wood cabinets. A convection oven can be used
for microwaving or baking. The propane stove has three burners with
a fold down corian cover. The Dometic two door fridge has seperate
freezer with ice maker and runs either on propane or electric.
DC to AC Invertor runs off Two Deep Cycle Trojan
batteries enabling you to watch TV without running the generator
or plugging in. The Onan 5.5 kw Marquois Gold generator is quiet,
reliable and able to run all appliances so you're totally self contained.
Large hard covered awning over entrance side of
RV as well as seperate awnings for bedroom, dinette and couch windows.
Stylish day or night pleated shades give you privacy.
Unbelievable large basement storage area with pass
through in middle. Compartments doors are solid (not cheap tin metal)
and each have two seperate locks for securing your equipment. Outdoor
shower compartment has hold/cold faucet. Leveling off is easy with
the electric hydraulic jacks. Three roof vents with covers. Additional
power roof vent with rain sensor.
The Dolphin is known for its vacuum bagged laminated
sides and tubular steel framed construction which is normally found
in RV's in the $250K up range. The fiberglass roof was recently
resealed as per suggested maintainence. New brakes and dash AC compressor
within the past year. Just purchased all (6) new Michelen XRV tires
in Sept '09.
out couch, entertainment center, recliner
of basement storage
Pass thru basement
storage with locks for security