new 2012 Forest River Sabre features
triple slides based on a 6 sided aluminum frame.
The pin hitch pin weight is 1,665 lbs and the
Sabre has a weight of 9,863 lbs with a Gross Vehicle
Weight Rating of 11,825 lbs. Grey water tanks
hold 84 gal. and the black water tanks hold 42
gal. The exterior length of this Sabre is 35 feet
The exterior features attic vents for roof ventilation,
an aerodynamic fiberglass front cap with LED docking
lights an A&E electric awning with adjustable
arms, electric powered front jacks and the underbelly
is heated and enclosed which makes winter camping
all that much easier.
The floor plan of the 2012
Sabre is well laid out and very pratical with
the kitchen area across from the dining area and
a wrap-around kitchen counter. All of the top
cabinet doors are solid hardwood with arched raised
panels. The lower cabinet doors are also solid
hardwood with square raised panels. All of the
cabinet doors utilize teflon spacers to prevent
warping, bending and cracking. All of the cabinet
face frames are screwed together and not stapled
adding quality to this fifth wheel.
The flooring is a combination of residential Armstrong
linoleum with residential shaw nylon carpet.
There is also a cell phone charging and organizing
station along with swivel rocker chairs and hardwood
step treads to the bedroom and the bathroom.
The kitchen features a large 8 cubic foot Dometic
refrigerator, a 22" oven and a Magic Chef
microwave. There is also a convenient residential
Heating the water system is a 10 gal. DSI gas/electric
water heater with 16.2 gallons per hour quick