Not everyone who likes to go out on road trips, camps and hikes has the moolah to splurge on an expensive RV. Even if you have the cash, a mobile package that delivers the same benefits will surely interest you. Good news awaits all outdoor enthusiasts as the manufacturers of Swiss Roombox have come out with such a product. Essentially a bundled package, this product contains all the essentials that you will need when you are touring across the country. It is really easy to haul this box like attachment consisting of two modules around. It can be mounted on a car or laid out while camping within seconds. The box consists of cables, articulated arms and pulleys that can be unpacked into different layouts.
The box opens up to reveal a full kitchen setup consisting of a sink, dual burner stove and cookware. The kitchen sink has an outdoor shower curtain that you can draw whenever you need a quick soak. Enjoy an open air meal by pulling out the tables and chairs that can be configured in various ways. Also, you need to catch up on your snooze every now and then if you’ve been driving for hours. Keeping this in mind, the box also slots in a 6 feet wide flat bed which can accommodate two people at a time. Just throw a mattress or a sleeping bag on the top to convert this into a cozy sleeping surface. However, this feature can only be used in roomy cars with folding rear seats. A Swiss Army knife has also been included in the package to pay tribute to the contraption that inspired Roombox’s nifty design.
If you want a cool beer to go with the sizzling barbecue you are having out in the open, just look into the additional supplies that come with the package, like the refrigerator. The amazing unit has a lot of accessories for fussy campers like kitchenware, toilets, mattresses and even organizers. Pieces with larger storage spaces are also available if your car is spacious enough. So, if you plan an impromptu trip over the weekend, you won’t be fretting about not having enough time to put together all your camping gear. With Roombox, you have access to a readymade kit for your spontaneous outdoor trips.
Also, you are better off with your own water and power supply when you are touring the country. So, there is a 6.6 gallon fresh water tank and also a 7.7 gallon waste water tank in here. Mobile devices can be charged with the 230 volt or 110 volt power inverter that also has a USB connection while the 12 volt power system embedded with switches slots in a water heater and a water pump. For any additional gear, there is a 12 volt plug. The only prerequisite is an electrical connection with a cable linked to the battery of your car.
But the setup is slightly pricey and will cost at least $8833. One needs to take a look at the measurements before making the purchase to make sure that the box will easily fit inside your car. However, there is sometime before the product rolls out in U.S and is only available in Europe right now. Moreover, a smaller and cheaper model called Easy Tech will also be coming out in 2012.
A single unit that allows you to cook, wash utensils, bathe and sleep will definitely find a lot of takers. Plus, you can buy additional accessories to go with the piece if you are a heavy camper. Along with a full utility setup, the package also has benefits like shielding you from rough weather and wildlife. The unit is a good pick for small car owners whose vehicles are not powerful enough to tow a hitch. It works very well with compact vehicles like station wagons, vans and cars.