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Old 05-11-2011, 05:12 PM   #1
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I've never owned, or operated any type of RV, but soon I will be living in one. This seems to be the best forum I have found for a variety of questions, answers and stories. I look forward to reading many posts.

I am acquiring a '79 Komfort Travel Trailer. It's in surprisingly good condition, but it does need some minor repairs. My husband and I are addressing those issues now. Eventually I plan on buying a newer and more handicap accessible trailer, but for now this one will work for us. I'm very excited about becoming a full-time RVer, but I am extremely nervous about it too!

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Welcome! Just start out at home then close to home depending on how "soon" soon is. I assuming this is a pull behind? Are you going to be driving also? I drive with our 19' fifth wheel Scamp but I am use to working on the farm and my internships with Feed and Fertalizer Cooperatives. Good luck. Start out slow.
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Jenny, welcome to the forum. There are a lot of nice folks on this forum that are very helpful and knowledgeable.

Many happy and safe miles.
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Old 05-12-2011, 11:30 AM   #4
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Jenny:

Welcome to the group to both you and your DH. Where in Washington?
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Hi Jenny and Welcome to the Forum!

And welcome to a fellow Washingtonian. My first 2 RVs were travel trailers.

Plenty of folks here are more than willing to help with questions or problems.

Enjoy your new trailer!
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Old 05-12-2011, 03:05 PM   #6
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Thanks! I'm currently in Hoquiam, WA but will soon be in Shelton, WA (soon being August). It is a pull behind, and I do plan on driving it from time-to-time, but I need to get my 68' ford running first. Last year my DH and I wanted to get a motorhome, and travel the west, but we had some complications. This year we found a trailer that suits our needs and on a beautiful piece of woodsy property. There are so many great places to see and enjoy, I am really looking forward to being "outdoors" and mobile!
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Welcome to the forum. Hoquim is a nice area and I grew up in Shelton. I/we live in Port Orchard. As you know there are plenty of state parks in the area to explore. Enjoy
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