Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Tipton, Kansas, United States

May 13, 2008 - Tipton, KS - Peterson Ind., Cousin's Farm

(Ron Writing) This morning we took a tour of Peterson Industries in Smith Center, KS. Peterson manufactures the Excel brand 5th wheel travel trailers and these are generally considered one of the better brands and often used by full-time RVers. The tour lasted about 90 minutes. We were shown through the main manufacturing plant – lumber, steel, fiberglass etc. in one door and completed trailers out the other door. It was very interesting. Our tour guide was one of the managers and he was very knowledgeable about all aspects of the design of...

Jump to full entry