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Old 08-05-2010, 02:14 PM   #1
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The journey begins....

Well, we are now in the process of getting a 95 Classic 360 TD! It looks to be in great shape with all service records and the current owner recently serviced it and replaced the batteries. Couldn't pass it up. We'll fly to OKC and pick up for a leisurely and hopefully uneventful drive back to California. We plan on going full-time in a about 6 months, never been in an RV, let alone driven one, so why not throw in a diesel to make things more interesting? I love it.

We'll put new rubber on it before we head out and are looking at Goodyear G670's 225/70R 19.5 and get it aligned. The tire discussions make my head spin so I'll go with a name brand, monitor the pressure and hope there's something to this karma thing. Plan on putting on a TPMS later on.

Got my Good Sam ERS in place, just in case.

I'll pack some basic tools, and a change of undies.

Maybe I should read RVing for Impulsive Idiots? Any book suggestions?

According to Google Maps we'll be on I40 for 1213 miles with a couple day stop in Santa Fe. Any recomendations on places to stop? No we won't be staying in motels along the way. At least that's the plan.

We're very excited to be joining fellow 'streamers. I can't imagine another RV group that has so much in common and has built up such a community.



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Old 08-05-2010, 02:19 PM   #2
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BTW, I want to thank Fred for his website. I posted a wanted ad a few days ago and the seller sent me pics a few days later. I may not have seen the unit otherwise or would have had to jockey with other buyers as he was getting ready to list it on the same site. So sorry Fred, you're out his $25 bucks. I'll make it up to you.
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Old 08-05-2010, 03:38 PM   #3
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Best of luck, Gary. Keep us updated and include lots of pics!
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Old 08-05-2010, 04:27 PM   #4
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Congratulations on the MoHo. Hope your trip goes well.

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Old 08-05-2010, 07:17 PM   #5
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Oh heck, I guess I can't post pics in a reply? Or can I...
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Old 08-05-2010, 07:30 PM   #6
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Sure you can. Click the "Post Reply" tab on the lower left, then scroll down to "Manage Attachments".

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Old 08-05-2010, 07:42 PM   #7
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Oh heck, I guess I can't post pics in a reply? Or can I...
Are you Mac or pc? I can help if you've got a Mac.
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Old 08-05-2010, 07:56 PM   #8
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Or just click on 'advanced' then 'insert image'
Keep us posted on your escapades

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Old 08-05-2010, 08:04 PM   #9
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Do you see a red X?

So I have a picture loaded into Picasa on the web. I copy the URL to the Attach Image box and viola! A red X! Wanna see more?
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Old 08-05-2010, 08:33 PM   #10
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I don't see anything but a question mark.
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Old 08-06-2010, 05:18 PM   #11
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Good looking coach, and you post pics well. Keep 'um coming!
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Old 08-07-2010, 11:27 AM   #14
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Welcome To the Forums,Looks good ,have fun!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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