RVIA Economic Impact Study

The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.

Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .

King Releases Dish Tailgater VQ4400

Fri Jul 22, 2016

146920365983705.jpgThe Dish Tailgater (VQ4400) is the new enclosed-style portable satellite TV antenna from King. The new Dish Tailgater comes at an even lower price point than previous models and allows consumers to watch their favorite Dish programming anywhere they go.

“The ground-breaking, best-selling Dish specific Tailgater antennas have been flagship products for King since 2011,” King Vice President of Sales Bob Barra says. “We are excited to continue to strengthen our partnership with Dish and announce the launch of the Dish Tailgater - our best value Tailgater antenna to date.”

The Dish Tailgater is only 8 pounds, making it perfect for portability. The antenna comes equipped with a single-coax port to simplify setup making it perfect for tailgating at live football, NASCAR and other sport events.

The Dish Tailgater can be used for camping, RVing, hunting, fishing, at your backyard BBQ, second home, cabin or ice fishing.

King has streamlined the process for installation with the Dish Tailgater. Simply connect the provided coax cable from the antenna to your Dish receiver, connect your receiver to your TV, turn on the TV and follow the easy on-screen instructions.

Paired with a compatible Dish receiver, the Dish Tailgater quickly and automatically scans the southern sky for the best HDTV signal, so customers can watch TV anywhere.

Features of the new Dish Tailgater include:
• Powered over coax cable
• Single output
• Lightweight design; only 8 pounds
• Integrated carry handle for ultimate portability
• Weather-resistant material built to withstand extreme heat and cold
• Sets up in minutes, so you can watch TV whenever, wherever
• Compatible new King Carry Bag (CB1000)
• Works with new King Tri-Pod accessory to elevate antenna off ground (TR1000)