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Old 09-25-2020, 08:01 AM   #1
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My husband and I are looking forward to retiring in 2021. We are planning to go FT in a class A or C. We are in the process of doing research. So much info out there. We want to find a used rig. I lived FT in an RV in my 20's (many moons ago) and really enjoyed it. My husband and I also had a stationery RV for many years that was seasonal. We are really looking forward to this adventure. Any advice would be appreciated. Thank you for allowing me to join.
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Hi ! Welcome to IRV2! We're sure glad you joined us!

Hope you find the perfect rig for your needs!

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We are glad you joined us. Congratulations on your decision to go FT. There is a wealth of RV info available to you here just by asking. Browse the forums that interest you and don't be afraid to ask questions as our members like to help when they can.

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Welcome to the forum glad you are here. Lots of great info here.

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Welcome to the forum. I like your plan.

You are joining a good group of folks here with good information to share. Read the various threads here and ask questions as they come up and information if you can.

Good luck on your search and enjoy the adventure!
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Thanks to everyone for the welcome. I'm sure we will have questions. Started reading some of the forums (very informational). Thanks again.
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Welcome Dee and exactly how did you manage to retire at 29? Inquiring minds want to know. But seriously I guess the first thing you need to do is to figure out what kind of a coach you want. In my particular case I chose a Super C for at least a couple of reasons. The first is safety. Class A motor homes don't have much structure above or in front of the driver's and passenger's seats. I know I'm not supposed to get in wrecks but that stuff happens some times. The second reason I chose a Super C is it has a diesel engine that can pull my pickup with a motorcycle in the bed. While many class A's can do that the gas powered class C's cannot. The third reason for the super C is the ease of service, either by me or someone else. Since a super C is simply a delivery truck with a house on the back of it instead of an empty box there are lots of places that are familiar with them. Not so much with a class A. Just some things to think about. Have fun shopping and more importantly, have fun traveling.
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