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 .
Thu Jan 18, 2018
PDQ Provides Compact Computer, Media Server and Wi-Fi Hotspot PDQ Connect has introduced TriplePlay providing a computer work station, media server and Wi-Fi hotspot in an extremely compact size making it attractive for RVs and motorhomes, according to a press release from the San Diego wireless company.
The TriplePlay system can access 3G, 4G and AC Wi-Fi sourced internet, giving mobile users long range, fast internet for streaming movies, along with the computing power to run all their programs and plex multimedia server software.
Features of the TriplePlay system include:
• A full function Windows 10 computer
• Wireless keyboard and mouse
• Fast, AC long range wi-fi internet and Wi-Fi hotspot
• Plex Multimedia server software
• Connectify Hotspot Max software
• HDMI slot for connecting to a Hi Definition TV
• SD card slot for recorded movies and music
• Extremely compact size-4.5” square x ¾” high
Options include an infrared video camera with motion detection for a security system and a 2TB, 4TB or 8TB external hard drive with USB DVD/Blue Ray read/write to store movies.
The TriplePlay RV system is available through PDQ Connect RV dealers, Amazon and at PDQconnect.com/shop.