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Old 03-20-2008, 03:51 AM   #1
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How we got our motorhome...a 345 LE

Well, we should soon be hitting t he road with our 345 and beetle in tow...but just finding our new home was a story in itself, my girlfriend spend a lot of time trying to recap most of what happened during our hunt...including one that blew up.... I am sure she would appreciate your comments and inputs... here is the story: Part One — How It All Started | Roadtrip Adventures of Two City Travelers Hope you enjoy the read!
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Old 03-20-2008, 08:11 AM   #2
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Hmm.. sounds like a long process. I thought riding a greyhound 800 miles to get mine was rough... but then again it was pretty rough, haha. However, so far i am happy with mine. I still have some work to do, and have done quite a but already, in the end it will be worth it.
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Old 03-20-2008, 08:36 AM   #3
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Ya gotta love a story with a happy ending .

I'm really impressed with your perseverance, not many people would go to the lengths you did to own an Airstream motorhome.

Congratulations and thanks for sharing your tale!!

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Old 03-20-2008, 10:48 AM   #4
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Woo Wee...
Thats is some good reading.
Y'all spent way too much time at Grumpy's.
Hope to see you on the road someday
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Yep, good reading. We kinda went through the same trial with ours. Hang in there. You'll grow to love it.
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Old 03-20-2008, 07:11 PM   #6
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Rivet Welcome to the forums

What an Odyssey! Glad everything worked out for you. I had never been all that crazy about the motorhomes, but spending some time in Brad and Susan’s 310 last fall at the Branson rally really impressed me. I’ve been joking about getting a 345 to tow my 34’ Excella. Just think of it, almost 70’ of Airstream going down the highway.
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Old 03-20-2008, 07:36 PM   #7
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That's why we got the 20' Argosy to tow the 31' Excella!

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Old 03-20-2008, 07:44 PM   #8
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That's why we got the 20' Argosy to tow the 31' Excella!

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Yeah, I know. You guys are as sick as I am.
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Old 03-20-2008, 08:20 PM   #9
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Yeah, I know. You guys are as sick as I am.
Just another one of those incurable diseases that I think you get from spending to much time sitting behind a desk .
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Yeah, I know. You guys are as sick as I am.
Sicker, Vaughan, much, much sicker.

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Old 03-20-2008, 09:32 PM   #11
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Well, I really didn’t want to say so.

And now the Central Arkansas Mafia has effectively hijacked this thread. Again, congratulations on your 345, I am jealous.
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Old 03-20-2008, 09:57 PM   #12
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That's C.A.M. for short. And yes, CONGRATS!!!!! We absolutely LOVE our 310, and you get 3.5 more feet to love of yours! Just be prepared to talk to everyone at the gas station or truck stop about how old it is and how their uncle had an Airstream and all that.

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Old 03-21-2008, 12:02 AM   #13
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Did you keep a tally of how much gas money was spent in the search to find this?? haha... i bet that would've made a few camper payments. I finally put my bedroom back together tonight and got it all cleaned up, so i can try and get some inside pics and compare... i think you asked if i had any awhile back since we have pretty much the same moho.
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Old 03-23-2008, 05:08 AM   #14
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Hey Singinping, where are the Pictures??
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