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Old 09-29-2010, 09:03 PM   #241
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Suite Spot we are across the street from you #208. Met your hubby yesterday. Jim, glad you got a tire, see you Thursday in Winslow. Richard, yes I had the big floor jack, but Jim used plastic blocks to jack the tire. However, I had the trusty compressor and Honda 2000 to get the spare up to pressure.

Train ride to the canyon today, it was fun. Met some new Airstreamers in the RV park here, all are heading to Albuquerque for the Balloon Fiesta.
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Old 09-29-2010, 09:32 PM   #242
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Hello fellow Airstreamer

Sorry to have missed you today....maybe we can meet tomorrow. Glad you liked your train ride......We are hoping to head out around 8 am......have added another couple in the park from Virginia to our group.....they are taking a cancellation spot.....we are so excited about the fiesta.....take care, paula

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Suite Spot we are across the street from you #208. Met your hubby yesterday. Jim, glad you got a tire, see you Thursday in Winslow. Richard, yes I had the big floor jack, but Jim used plastic blocks to jack the tire. However, I had the trusty compressor and Honda 2000 to get the spare up to pressure.

Train ride to the canyon today, it was fun. Met some new Airstreamers in the RV park here, all are heading to Albuquerque for the Balloon Fiesta.
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Old 09-29-2010, 09:33 PM   #243
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A few more Airstreams came in to the Enchanted Trails today...the convergence is beginning here! More expected tomorrow! Non-Airstreamers are wondering what's going on! Rally!
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Old 09-29-2010, 09:54 PM   #244
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Richard, yes I had the big floor jack, but Jim used plastic blocks to jack the tire. However, I had the trusty compressor and Honda 2000 to get the spare up to pressure.
That compressor is nice.
Thanks again Charlie

The blocks were easier than having Charlie unload a bunch of stuff to get to the jack. I used them at the tire shop as well. Had the trailer up, spare dismounted and put away before they even got started replacing the blown tire.

See you all tomorrow at La Posada.
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Old 09-30-2010, 10:52 AM   #245
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Wishin we could be there....

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wish we could be there with you!

post a lot of pictures!

have a great weekend!!

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Old 10-01-2010, 05:40 AM   #246
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Good morning from Grants, NM

We had a nice ride across I-40 yesterday and pulled into Grants around 6PM last night. This place is full of Airstreams, about 2 dozen! Meet with some old friends last night and made some new ones as well.

The KOA even had the Airstream turkey diner special on the menu last night.

We will be moving this show to Camping World in Albuquerque this morning and then on to the Fiesta.
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Old 10-01-2010, 07:00 AM   #247
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Hokay, it is time for the show to begin. Will be heading towards CW about 0800.
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Old 10-01-2010, 08:50 AM   #248
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Arrival!

Trailers are starting to role in! Unfortunatly my iPad doesn't work with the scripting to post photos
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Old 10-01-2010, 09:33 AM   #249
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Yep, I saw a pair of them heading ABQ direction yesterday up on 64. I turned green (again).

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We are parked at the Fiesta! First 4 rows off the field.

Tomorrow morning should be spectacular!!!
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This is going to be a great fiesta!!! Weather is looking good after a few storms blew in last night.
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Great opening morning, the weather was perfect!
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Old 10-02-2010, 01:24 PM   #253
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Hey Richard,
Thanks for posting the photos. We watched the balloons from the house but the breeze did not carry them our way.
I have signed up to crew for a local pilot Monday so we may see you on the field or in the lot. Looks like Airstreamers have taken over this event!

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I've been traveling with you vicariously and am looking forward to more pictures. We screwed up and signed up for a cruise but keep the good time rolling and we hope we'll join the growing crowd next year.

Congrats to the 4CU on organizing another great time.

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Absolutely far out! Thank you for posting the pics, Richard!

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I just posted some photos on the Greater New Orleans WBCCI club face book page at:
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Will post more through out the week-end! What a great event, time, adventure!
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Old 10-02-2010, 02:55 PM   #257
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Fantastic pictures, wife and I are already planning on joining the group there next year. When can we make reservation?


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Wow. Do these pictures bring back memories from 4 years ago. This is an excellent event/rally for anyone considering to attend in the future. Have lotza fun.
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Thanks for the pics!!!please keep them coming...I'm getting a contact high...m
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