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Old 04-15-2014, 04:38 PM   #1
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Cool Airstream Argosy move !

Hey guy's,i'm new to this,so if I have posted in the wrong area I apologize.
My Q/S is,i have a chance to purchase a 77 Argosy Motorhome,i'd like to know if it will fit in a shipping container ,so it can be shipped Downunder.
Any information will be much appreciated,thanks,Gaz!
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Old 04-15-2014, 05:19 PM   #2
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Google shipping containers and you will see it won't come close to fitting.
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Old 04-15-2014, 05:34 PM   #3
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Not a chance. Even if you took off every outside appurtenance, such as mirrors and awning, it's still too wide for a container. Your best bet is to ship it RO-RO (roll on, roll off— a vastly larger version of a ferryboat), which is the typical way to ship vehicles too big to fit in a container. Here's a link to get the ball rolling, so to speak…
http://www.sefco-export.com/shipping/roro_guides.htm
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Old 04-15-2014, 07:36 PM   #4
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It won't fit in a container but they drive on, many have been shipped to Europe. You will find many stories in the Global Streaming section of this forum.
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Well,thanks for quick response guys,i will look into it further before I make a decision that puts a 'big' hole in the wallet,Gaz!
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