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Old 02-14-2006, 04:00 PM   #43
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We moved up from a 8ft mini PU slide-in to our current 1986 29.5' Monitor which is more or less a Holiday Rambler in disguise. It is nothing fancy by any measure but is very functional. Got it for a song but did have to do a significant amount of welding to the frame crossmembers. I guess this is somewhat expected on an older TT.

We all love the TT - especially the kids!

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Old 04-04-2006, 08:10 AM   #44
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I tow a 2004 31ft Jazz 2830 5th wheel with a Jeep behind it down to Moab sometimes. Lovin every minute of it.


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Old 04-12-2006, 06:02 AM   #45
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We started out like alot of you with a Pop-up, a Viking. Now we have a Jayco 27Bh and couldn't be happier with it.
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Old 04-14-2006, 08:39 PM   #46
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We have been camping for..... I won't say how many years...every way but a truck camper !

Now that it's just us, we have the big, Long trailer....go figure

We have a 2005 326FKBS Mountaineer TT ! All options,2 - slides, big shower, big tanks, big bedroom,
towed by 2004 Super Duty Ford F250 Power Stroke Diesel, 4x, crew cab
Dave, Lori, & our Annie

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Old 04-21-2006, 05:29 PM   #47
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We started out in a tent in ' 65, went to a 8' Tent Trailer in ' 67, went to a 15' Tent Trailer in '69 , went to a 20' Travel Trailer in ' 71, went to a 22' TT in ' 75, went to a 28 TT in ' 84, went to a 34' TT in ' 87 , went to a 27' Motor Home in ' 89, went to a 36' Motor Home in ' 95 , and here we are to stay with a 2003 5er
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Old 04-21-2006, 07:11 PM   #48
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Like most we started with a tent trailer when we were first married but actually never did any camping with the kids, which was too bad. When 1st retired we bought a well used 21' 5'er which we used for 4 years or so and did quite a bit of travelling. Today we have the new TT in sig and although our trips this year will be limited, next year we hope to go to Newfoundland.
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Old 04-23-2006, 04:51 PM   #49
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We are towing a 36' Newmar Mountain Aire fiver. We bought our 1st PU in 1969 and have never been without a rv.
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Old 04-27-2006, 10:57 AM   #50
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Motor home pulling TT. See Avitar.

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Old 04-27-2006, 04:39 PM   #51
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In our first rv. 2005 Artic Fox 25" t.t.
In two weeks we are off to Grand Canyon, Monument Valley, Brice, Zion, etc.

Safe towing to all.

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Old 04-27-2006, 05:53 PM   #52
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Old 05-02-2006, 03:37 AM   #53
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We have been Rving for 25 years & 4 trailers.
Now pulling 31'06 Rockwood Signature Ultra Lite with 05 GMC 1/2 ton, a little small but OK in the flat country. Love it and do not plan on stopping.
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Old 05-07-2006, 05:06 PM   #54
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First tow was a Camel tent trailer with my 1972 Ford Gran Torino - back in 1972-73.

Today, I pull a Keystone Laredo 31' Bunkhouse model 5th wheel with a Dodge 2500 Cummins equipped truck.
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Old 06-02-2006, 07:19 PM   #55
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Former tow vehicle... white V-10 brute . New tow vehicle black 06 PSD...BEAST
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Old 06-04-2006, 10:44 AM   #56
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We tow a 2006 Palomino F-829RKSS with our 1999 F250 SuperDuty 4x4 V10 with a 4:30 axle and love every minute of it.

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