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Old 08-01-2014, 06:30 AM   #15
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We once traveled about 600 miles but usually 250-300 miles per day in our DP. We are fulltiming so no need to hurry.

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Old 08-01-2014, 07:06 AM   #16
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300 is pretty easy and 450 is pushing it. We'll leave early and take a lunch break on those legs.

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Old 08-01-2014, 07:16 AM   #17
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250/300 miles is just right, once pushed it to 750
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Old 08-01-2014, 07:33 AM   #18
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How far in one day?

I'm not retired as of yet,so I like to leave early and be set up and enjoying an adult beverage by supper time. DP is the only way to go,makes the drive so much easier.
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Old 08-01-2014, 07:34 AM   #19
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Retired also.. 300 to 400 miles a day tops.. might have to park for two days to recover from that.. hahahahahah... Diesel pusher
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Old 08-01-2014, 07:35 AM   #20
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We have done over a thousand miles in one day. Moncton, New Brunswick to Buffalo, NY on one trip and Elkhart, IN to Rapid City SD on the other. Both trips involved big cities with Boston being in the middle of the one trip and Chicago in the beginning of the other trip. Average for us is probably more in 500 -700 range which is doable without being dumb about it.

When you have your own business time off is precious and we tend to push it at times.
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Old 08-01-2014, 07:44 AM   #21
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We say on the road by 10am...on our second margarita by 3pm. Miles are irrelevant.

Momma always said "learn something every day".

Well I've learned my important lesson for today.
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Old 08-01-2014, 07:54 AM   #22
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I don't go by miles but hours behind the wheel. DW does not drive our coach so 5 is my goal. Never more than 7. This old body gives out at five plus my Goldie gets mad and tired at 5 hours. She rules!!
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Old 08-01-2014, 07:55 AM   #23
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Im in no hurry so i never drive over 5 hours average 3.5..if i wanted to be in a rush id go back to work
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Old 08-01-2014, 07:56 AM   #24
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When I bring a new to us coach home, I'm usually by myself. Not uncommon to drive 900-1000 miles in a day on interstate hwys. I just want to get the rig home. Makes for a long day. But with Missus with me, that'll easily drop in half. She hates power drives.
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Old 08-01-2014, 08:05 AM   #25
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950mi solo is my max. I don't like to drive more than 500 in a day and 350-400 is better.
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Old 08-01-2014, 09:20 AM   #27
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Interesting posts, my deal is I drove truck 21 years and it's just engrained in me to "Get somewhere as fast as possible"....some day I might learn to RV....
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Old 08-01-2014, 09:36 AM   #28
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I agree... miles are irrelevant. Retired... don't care... no schedule...stop when I want as often as I want... too many things to see...dang... just passed the worlds largest bottle of ketchup... gotta turn around... :-). Margaritas by 3 pm sounds great.... you pick any certain time zone?

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