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Old 02-22-2012, 09:05 AM   #1
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We are Sooooo new

Hello Everyone..
My hubby and I recently purchased our first RV. Its an older model, but she will be fine for us. Its an '84 GMC something..
I know I'm gonna enjoy reading the posts and learning all I can. I also hope to make new friends here and share stories..
I will appreciate any and all suggestions, tips, and ideas.
Happy travels....... Joy

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Old 02-22-2012, 09:17 AM   #2
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Joy, Welcome to the forum. Every one on this forum was new at some point. Stay tuned, and you'll pick up a lot of good info and don't be shy about asking what you might perceive to be unintelligent questions. Congrats on the new to you RV...

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Old 02-22-2012, 09:21 AM   #3
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Hi Joy and welcome to the forum! I made a post similar to yours about 5 years ago. The knowledge I gained from this forum helped me get to full timing and has kept me safe and sound.

Don't be shy. Jump right in. We're glad you're here.

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Old 02-22-2012, 09:47 AM   #4
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Hi Joy, New or old what does it matter, as long as your enjoying it and having a good time. Safe travels.
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welcome aboad from NW GA. just joined this forum myself a few days ago, but we've been camping for years. I frequent another forum too, and everyone there and here are super friendly and totally willing to share from their experiences!
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Old 02-22-2012, 09:55 AM   #6
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Glad you joined us. Hope you enjoy the site and the info available here. Heck, we're all still learning everday. Seems like there is always some new trick you can stick in your tool box for future reference. Hope you enjoy all your travels and do post often. Be safe and Happy Motoring!!!
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Old 02-22-2012, 10:14 AM   #7
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Howdy Joy and welcome! Whether "old hands" or "newbies", we all seem to learn something about RVing every day!
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Old 02-22-2012, 10:26 AM   #8
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Welcome Joy. I'm still pretty new myself but learning a lot at this website. I have an older RV too and have found a lot of good info for older rigs at the Vintage RV section. Check it out. Also, ask questions if you don't know something, the people here are very nice and helpful. Good Luck and travel well!
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Old 02-22-2012, 10:32 AM   #9
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Hello and welcome to iRV2, congrats on your RV. This site is awesome, so many folks willing to share info.
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Old 02-22-2012, 12:44 PM   #10
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Hi Joy, welcome to the forum. Those GMCs have quite a following.
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Old 02-22-2012, 01:00 PM   #11
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Ditto's on what everyone has said to you. You have found the best RV community board ever! Congratulations of your new lifestyle.
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Old 02-23-2012, 07:17 AM   #13
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Thank you all for the warm welcomes. I have already learned some things. This is a great forum. I'm sure I will have questions along the way.
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Old 02-23-2012, 06:56 PM   #14
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Hello Joy! Warning, this forum is very addicting! I try and read as much as possible every day. I am always relaying bits of info to DH. And I can't begin to tell you how many friends we have made from this site. Try attending the 2012 IRV2 National Rally in September. That is where we met so many people and learned alot from the seminars. Safe travel and hope to see you on the road somewhere.

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