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Old 09-13-2014, 01:32 PM   #1
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Hello all! Upgrading from a fifth wheel toy hauler to a Motor coach for full timing. Buying an '06 Newmar Essex. Looking forward to full timing in this rig and gonna really enjoy driving this as opposed to pulling the 5er!
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Old 09-13-2014, 01:37 PM   #2
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Old 09-13-2014, 01:40 PM   #3
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Congrats. I looked thru a 07' Essex just yesterday. Gorgeous !
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Glad you're aboard. Congrats on the new to you rig. Essex is a great coach. Enjoy your adventures and be safe.
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Old 09-13-2014, 02:43 PM   #5
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Old 09-13-2014, 02:52 PM   #6
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Welcome to the forum and to full-timing. We are in the process of looking at DPs for full-timing and have narrowed our list down to the following used coaches:

Newmar (Essex or King Aire)
Newell (2006 or older...most likely older due to cost)
Foretravel (Phenix if we go 2006 or newer)
Country Coach (Affinity or Magna)
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Welcome to the Forum and to the Newmar family. We hope you have many great camping adventures. Best of luck.

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Congrats on your Newmar and here is a Brochure and Owners Guide for you.
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Welcome to the forum and to the Newmar family..............
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Welcome to the irv2 gang! Congrats on your purchase of the Newmar Essex. Be safe and enjoy the new wheels!
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Thanks all! I will be picking up the coach next week. It'll be a happy day to make the trade!
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Glad to have you here with us. The Essex is a gorgeous coach. Good luck with it and welcome to the Newmar family.

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