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Old 10-09-2012, 06:34 PM   #1
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I was just wondering if anyone had ever tried or used one of the wal mart fold down couches in their van ? many people build beds ( i myself did for the aerostar van we have , it seems like it would be a good alternative to save room and time for a van that had the width for it to place one in the back of a full size van .
Any thoughts or answers on this ??
http://www.walmart.com/ip/Kebo-Futon-So ... s/16332787
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Old 10-09-2012, 07:05 PM   #2
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Here's a good topic to read through re: using a fold down couch or futon frame:
http://www.classbforum.com/phpBB2/vi...php?f=9&t=2007

A few thoughts:
1. Bolt it down somehow
2. That one is 32" wide in the seating position so it takes up a fair bit of space
3. That one is 38" wide for sleeping - maybe too cozy for two people
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Old 10-09-2012, 09:04 PM   #3
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Futons are not the easiest bed/sofas to convert down and up. Most we've had (and family when we visit) have been kind of balky and usually take two people at the ends to convert them.
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