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Old 02-17-2016, 07:21 PM   #1
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We are a family of 6 looking to hit the road RV'n.

Currently looking for an Class A that will fit for our family.

WoW on the learning curve just to buy one let alone live and travel in them.

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Old 02-17-2016, 07:50 PM   #2
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You have come to the right place for information. If you have any questions, ask and somebody will probably have an answer.


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Old 02-17-2016, 08:27 PM   #3
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Glad to have you here with us.

We've all gone through what you are doing. So, if you need some help, just ask.

Happy Trails!!!
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Old 02-18-2016, 03:17 AM   #4
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Old 02-18-2016, 08:32 AM   #5
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Welcome to IRV2! We're sure glad you joined us!

Hope you find the perfect RV for your needs!

Good luck, happy trails, and God bless!
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Old 02-18-2016, 10:12 AM   #6
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Hello and welcome to the forum from South Central Kentucky.

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Old 02-18-2016, 10:15 AM   #7
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We've all been there before. You are so right to find the coach that "fits" your family. Not only in terms of bunk space, but in floor plan. Think also on how and where you will use it. It took us two years to discover what we wanted and needed. From what we learned along the way, the typical research period is 6 a 24 months. So I guess that we are slow learners. That said, we ended up with the perfect coach for us.

Best of luck in your journey!
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Old 02-20-2016, 04:12 AM   #8
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Old 02-29-2016, 08:28 PM   #9
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We are still looking. Trying not to rush into a disaster or at least minimize it. LoL
Main issue is how so many are in another state. After visiting a few near our home town it really seems important to walk around (the scratch and sniff inspection) the RV before you buy. Already had a few with surprising differences from picture/description to actual walk through.

Be safe out there.

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