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Old 10-07-2012, 06:55 PM   #1
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just south of detroit... here in canada

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Old 10-07-2012, 07:55 PM   #2
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First and foremost

It's hard to explain the fact you start out going due north to get down south on I-75 heading for Florida isn't it. That quirk of geography has made me more money by winning bets in sports lounges all across North America.

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Old 10-08-2012, 07:47 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by 8SEC6SPD View Post
just checking in.
first time rv owner, bought an 04 4W 30Q Hurricane.
Welcome to iRV2. We are pleased you joined us. Congratulations on the purchase of your first RV. This life style gets addictive I have found. Browse the forums that interest you and don't be afraid to ask questions. We have a great group here that like to help when they can.

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Old 10-08-2012, 08:41 AM   #4
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Howdy and welcome to the forums. congrats on your new purchase!
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Old 10-08-2012, 09:31 AM   #5
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Old 10-08-2012, 04:53 PM   #6
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if your south of detroit does that make you a cdn hillbilly
when i was kid i was born and raised in Windsor (hotel dieu) but escaped in 1958 a lot less snow here in tennessee
welcome to the hobby
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Old 10-08-2012, 07:04 PM   #7
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Detroit.. The only city in the contential US (Other than Alaska) where when we speak of "South of da border" we mean.. Canada!!!

In fact it IS the only city where you cross to Canada going south, and thus Windsor is the only city where you go NORTH to enter the US.

(IF you are in say Southfield you go south to get to Canada but you go THROUGH Detroit)

ANd if you have even seen the miles long backups on I-96 or I-75 to cross the Ambasador bridge,, As I used to dang near every day going to work...
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Old 10-09-2012, 11:43 AM   #8
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Welcome to this very informative forum. We live in Kitchener and are very active in Family Campers and RVers camping group. We have a campout this weekend here near Toronto.
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Old 10-12-2012, 11:25 AM   #9
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Thanks to all! The wife and I have been dreaming for about 3 years now. We found a nice low mile unit, and the timing worked out pretty good!

This will double as family fun and tow vehicle for the street / drag strip car

Just finished all the legal crap, Rv is officially licensed!!

May have to go to the track pending.

Look forward to picking everyone's brains, lol.
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