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Old 08-31-2011, 09:36 PM   #1
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New Member Jerry Gaylor Prescott Valley AZ

Hi All;

I am a 69 year old male in fit condition, lost wife to Alzheimer's 16 months ago.

Not new to Rving, started in 1967 with a truck and camer and have had at least one of everything except a diesel pusher.

Last one before purchasing the pusher was a 2006 Pleasureway Plateau TD, on a Mercedes chassis. I know I am going to miss the 20+ Miles Per Gallon.

Two weeks ago I purchased a 2006 tropical 330, with 17k miles. Coach is in excellent condition, and I have driven it twice. I am spending a lot of time reading the manuals and getting familiar with it.

I have some modifications to do, such as adding the Hawkshead TPMS system, I have from previous coach, installing the Silverleaf system I ppurchased, adding a bunch of 12 volt plugs and stuff like that.

A diesel pusher is a big jump, I did own a 31 foot class c, but is is nothing like driving the class a. Drop me a line and say howdy.

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Old 09-01-2011, 09:31 AM   #2
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Hi Jerry! So sorry about your wife. Welcome to IRV2!

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Old 09-01-2011, 09:38 AM   #3
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Welcome. Have never visited Prescott Valley, but have spent time in Camp Verde and Sedona. Enjoy and hit the road.
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Old 09-03-2011, 04:12 PM   #4
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Howdy.. glad you have you aboard. Love your area. My son went to Embry Riddle and I'd do a visit on my Harley to see him at least once a year. Liked to visit the Harley shop in PV. Love the area.. Heck, that is either my 1st or 2nd choice of places to live when I leave CA...
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Old 09-03-2011, 04:18 PM   #5
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Welcome Jerry,

We're not far from you, off of Williamson Valley Rd

We were in Prescott Valley for four years, then moved to Prescott about 30 months ago.
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Old 09-03-2011, 06:47 PM   #6
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Hi Jerry,
We own a second home in Prescott! love love love that area....so much to do and the people are extremely friendly.
Will be there next spring for about four months.
Enjoy your new diggs and especially the area....
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Old 09-03-2011, 08:33 PM   #7
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Sorry about wife but welcome to iRV2
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Old 09-04-2011, 06:41 AM   #8
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Welcome to iRV2. Sorry about your loss. Maybe you'll make some new friends here. Good luck.

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