George (Ms. Toiga and George) had two minor accidents recently due to the poor rear view provisions inherent in most RVs.  Many RVs have rear view cameras now, and the prices have come way down on these, but I wonder if there could be something better?  In the early 1970s there was talk of rear view periscopes!  With the right array, one could have rear viewing comparable to front vision all in one place, instead of drivers, passengers, center, and many times blind spot mirrors.  Has any body tried this, either privately or commercially? 

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Comment by Russell E Johnson on July 19, 2014 at 6:35am

No, we have not tried these, what we did was to get a set of cb radios.  Now my wife is my "eyes" and I know exactly what she wants me to do when I am backing up.  These are even more helpful when backing up a trailer.  They are Midland GXT1000VP4 36-Mile 50-Channel FRS/GMRS Two-Way Radio (Pair) (Black/Silver) that I got from Amazon for $57.00

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