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Old 01-14-2011, 08:22 AM   #1
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New in Florida!

Hey, Guys and gals! Just purchased a '73, 31' Sovereign international needing tender, loving care. My wife Barbara and I are hoping to get ready for our first trip to ANYWHERE early this summer. I am a former member of Southern Gospel quartets and we hope to be able to follow this style of music concerts and just enjoy! We will be soliciting your help on this journey of repair and restoration. Love our old Airstream!!
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Old 01-14-2011, 08:45 AM   #2
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Welcome to the forum, and congradulations on your new Airstream. You've come to the right place for help on your repairs.
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Old 01-14-2011, 08:58 AM   #3
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Welcome. As a fellow Floridalander I can say you are in a great area for camping. My wife & I love the state campgrounds and go whenever we can. Hopefully we'll meet up some day.
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Old 01-14-2011, 09:04 AM   #4
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Greetings and welcome to AIR. Glad to have you with us. You should be able to find plenty of archival information here that can help during the "TLC" part of your ownership experience.

Feel free to start or join in on discussions, or topics where you feel comfortable.

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Old 01-14-2011, 10:40 AM   #5
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Welcome to the Airstream life, It's just better here!! I just bought my 1973 Tradwind in Aug, love it, I can't imagine all that extra room in a Sovereign! You will find all the help you need right here. We love pics, if you got them, share them. THANKS! MPJ
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Old 01-14-2011, 11:09 PM   #6
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Old 01-15-2011, 06:19 AM   #7
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Greetings from the Florida Panhandle

Welcome to the Forums, We're glad to have you with us. Congrats on the new baby.
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Old 01-15-2011, 06:35 AM   #8
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Hi FLaboy67, welcome to the group. I'm sure you will have a great time in your Airstream.
FYI the big Big Bend unit of the WBCCI is having a rally in Old Town. You might want to check it out. I met a couple of their members last September. Very nice and they told us about this rally they are having on their way to the FL State rally.
Here is the info I have:
February 11 – 13, 2011 Suwannee River Hideaway (On our way to Fla. State Rally)
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You can get more on the WBCCI.org web site
Again welcome to the group!
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Old 01-15-2011, 07:54 AM   #9
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Greetings and welcome to the Board! Congrats from Missouri!! This is a wonderful resource for EVERYTHING Airstream.
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Congrats and welcome to the addiction! Keep us posted on your progress.
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Old 01-15-2011, 09:16 AM   #12
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For the love of Airstreams

Greetings from Texas. Congrats on your new toy! Addiction? Is that why I find myself sitting in the AS while parked in the garage?!
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Old 01-15-2011, 08:12 PM   #13
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Thanks for all the good feelings in the welcomes. First things first, I need a service manual for the AS if anyone can direct me. The wife and I will try to make the rally in Old Town. Excited!
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Old 01-15-2011, 10:28 PM   #14
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Howdy and welcome to airforums.com, Flaboy. Wow, I thought you were being shy about your town name, but there really is a place in FL call "Old Town".

Is it anywhere near "New Town"?

So don't wait to slap some photos of your new-to-you trailer up on here, we need to ooo and aaah over it! Especially before you fix it all up like new!
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