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Old 07-15-2011, 06:39 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by Bill Adams
We used to be one of the younger RVers on the road when we started full-timing in 1997 (42 and 38). Today, not so much!
We are 44 & 47, we hope to start fulltiming/workamping in a couple years. Wish we could start now !!!

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Old 07-15-2011, 06:53 PM   #16
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Just 40 here. We started at this one yr ago. Don't know that I'll ever make it to full-timing as I'll be working for a long time to pay for the RV and our 5 kids.

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Old 07-15-2011, 07:20 PM   #17
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My ex and I got our first TT when we were 21 and lived in it full time. At 62, I'm apparently the oldest to chime in so far but I seriously doubt I'm the oldest one here.
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Old 07-15-2011, 07:36 PM   #18
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I'm almost 72 but I'm young at heart. Does that qualify
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Old 07-15-2011, 08:34 PM   #19
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By me by a long shot. Keep at it, you'll catch up. Best I can tell, no one here has gotten any younger since joining.
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Old 07-16-2011, 07:22 AM   #20
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45 here. Bought my folks pop up camper. Sold that. Were on our second travel trailer. First travel trailer we had the canvass end beds. The travel trailer we have now is hard side camper.
I wish I could go full time. Wife has a steady job and I don't want her to quit it.
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Old 07-16-2011, 07:27 AM   #21
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Who ever said old age is just a number, was ill informed. ---Just saying.

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Old 07-16-2011, 09:26 AM   #22
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I'm 46 and going on my 3rd summer with a large 5th wheel spending big bucks at rv parks. Sad to say, not full time. I have owned a couple of smaller travel trailers for weekend camping in the woods since my 20's, but never really considered that RVing.
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Old 07-16-2011, 09:28 AM   #23
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Just starting at 41. 3 kids, wife, and dog. We want to spend a few more quality years with the kids before they start heading off to college.
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Old 07-16-2011, 09:52 AM   #24
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46 here, started back in 1993 with a small 24ft. gas class A from the early 80's. I moved to a 34ft. 5th wheel in 1996, then traded it for a 36ft. Mountain Aire 5th in 1998.

Then I traded it for the Newmar 40ft. class A we have now in 2009. It had been sitting on the dealers lot since Dec. of 2007 and both the value offered for the 5th plus the price of the new unit made it irresistable.

Camped all of my life with my parents in various TT's. First one was a 14ft. Scottie Highlander.
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Old 07-16-2011, 10:07 AM   #25
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My husband and I are both 44. This is our first experience RVing- bought a 2001 Winnebago Chieftain and are seeing the states for a year. We've got two months under our belt- we've learned a lot about our RV and the country. Enjoying time with the kids and each other. Really appreciate this site and all the knowledge here. Love to use "search" for my questions since most of them have already been answered!
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Old 07-16-2011, 10:26 AM   #26
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44 and 42

Been RV'ing in one form or the other for 15-20 years. Mostly toy haulers and dirt biking. Got my first class A from the parents a year ago.

If you count vacations as a kid I've been "Rving" for 30+ years.

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Old 07-16-2011, 06:32 PM   #27
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My wife and I just bought our first 32' class C. I'm 31 and she is 28.
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