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Old 08-06-2017, 08:43 PM   #1
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Smile We just bought our last RV first.

We have been looking for quite a while and had two factory tours and several test drives of the Entegra Coach Cornerstone. Two weeks ago we looked at a 2011 Newmar Essex 4553 and loved the floor plan; it was a little like the Cornerstone 45B except full wall slide. We learned the E-Plex should be avoided plus it was on a K2 chassis and I wanted a K3 chassis. So after researching a bit we found out Essex switched to the K3 in 2015 so after a brief hunt we found our new coach. Dune interior and carmel glazed cherry wood.
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Congratulations, that's a gorgeous coach!
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Old 08-06-2017, 08:45 PM   #3
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Very nice!!!
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Did someone already say "Gorgeous Coach" that's an understatement, Congratulations on your choice.
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i HOPE IT'S TRUE... but, VERY FEW BY THEIR LAST ONE FIRST
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Old 08-08-2017, 10:49 AM   #9
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Thanks for all the great comments.
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i HOPE IT'S TRUE... but, VERY FEW BY THEIR LAST ONE FIRST
I was thinking the same thing!
Ordered the 38' 2000 DSDP as our last one.
Ordered the 40' 2002 DSDP as our final last one.
Bought the 45' Magna and I'm not sure it's my last one as the DW died August 21st last year and now I and the seven cats don't need that big a rig, so.....
PS I'm close to 71 now.
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Sorry about the loss of your copilot. I'm 59 and just starting this adventure and I look at it as one of the chapters in my upcoming retirement. This part of my book is still being written and we are not sure of what lies ahead. I knew that I did not want to buy new and take the crazy hit on deprecation just leaving the lot. But in all my readings and lurking on IRV2 two thing stuck; out buy used and buy the biggest one you can afford. I almost was lured into buying a new Entegra but then common sense kicked in.
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Still true for us ...bought in July 2003. Now has 106k miles on the ticker!
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Beautiful coach! We have the same floor (and similar interior colors) in our London Aire and love it!

Congrats! Best of luck and many happy miles to you!
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Beautiful coach! We have the same floor (and similar interior colors) in our London Aire and love it!

Congrats! Best of luck and many happy miles to you!
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