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Old 12-27-2011, 09:33 PM   #1
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Hi All-
John & Ruthie here. We're brand new at this (at age 72). Recently purchased a (new) 2010 Class A Fleetwood Encounter 32BH - now known as Storm. Been doing alot of reading, studying, and outfitting. Most recent purchase was a Winegard SK-3005 DIRECTV Slimline so I don't miss any NY Yankee and Denver Bronco games while on the road.

There sure is alot to learn about RV'ing.

Also learning how to post here. I goofed earlier and double posted something regarding some advice for swivel wheel trailers. I guess I need to find out how to move posts! Anyway, sorry for the mistake!

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Old 12-27-2011, 09:52 PM   #2
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Hi and welcome to the forum. Hope you enjoy the lifestyle.

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Old 12-27-2011, 09:53 PM   #3
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Old 12-27-2011, 10:11 PM   #4
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JGTexas said:
There sure is alot to learn about RV'ing.
That's an understatement JG. However there's no time like the present to start learning. Hang in there, it will all come to you in a flash.
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Old 12-27-2011, 10:43 PM   #5
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Howdy John and Ruthie, from a fellow Texan! We also bought our first RV a couple of months ago and we're having a BLAST!! Congrats and welcome to the forum.
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Hello and Welcome! I don't think we ever stop learning about RV's and traveling. Are you a transplant? My DH is from San Antonio and we lived in Arlington for 6 years. We are huge Cowboy and Ranger fans. I am originally from NY but don't really cheer for any NY teams. Go figure! Anyway, Happy Travels.
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Old 12-28-2011, 09:46 AM   #7
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Welcome John & Ruthie. Congratulations on your new Fleetwood. Glad to have you on the forum. We get out to San Antonio often. Maybe will run into in the area sometime.
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Old 12-28-2011, 12:34 PM   #8
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Welcome to the forum neighbor. We "live" nearby, or at least our stuff does. We are currently doing F/T and expect to be in the southeast for awhile. I love the Kerrville area, just don't like the driver there that killed my favorite motorcycle.
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