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 .
Tue Aug 29, 2017
Deland, Fla. – Intellitec Products, LLC has launched four new control modules to the Road Commander family of products. Featured are two touch screens, a 7-inch and 4.3-inch, which are pre-loaded with the application ready to install.
Also in this new product release are Generator Interface and HVAC interface modules. As with all the Road Commander family of Modules, they all communicate on the same Bi Directional CANBUS protocol. This means they can be controlled via Touch Screen, Smart Phone or hard wired conventional switches.
“The Road Commander system is user friendly, cost effective and can be easily tailored to the specific vehicle functions,” Intellitec COO Duncan Hughes says.
Features like Pet Care and Auto Generator Start that are linked to battery voltage along with countless other settings and features are all easily achieved via the Road Commander software suite.
“The flexibility and ease of programming make Road Commander the ideal solution for the RV market, when you add the fact that we can provide the system as an Assembled Solution (plug and play installation) it really makes sense,” Intellitec Sales Manager Chad Friesner says. “Initial installations of Road Commander have been extremely successful, and we very much look forward to exhibiting at RVIA 2017.”