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Old 03-28-2006, 04:05 PM   #1
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Hi all,
First time posting, first time owners of RV and Airstream.

Last summer we started looking for a travel trailer. I wasn't particular as long as it was nice. My hubby wanted Airstream.....built to last......hold their value......you know the things guys are intersted in. We searched and searched, everytime I found one.....many miles away.......we were always a day late. Then I decided if these are so hard to get there must be something to it. We finally found one that wasn't sold in HorseCave Kentucky. Almost a 4 hour trip to check it out....when I saw it....I was in love. It is so classy.

So we decided to invest in a 1991 Airstream Excella. It is in pretty good shape, needed a new AC (of course it went out right after we bought it), which we have now replaced, and needs a few minor things. And some things I just want to add.

We took it to a campground near the TENNESSEE RIVER 2 weeks ago and tried it out last weekend. We are really liking this "home away from home".

We plan to stay set-up at this campground most of the year unless we travel. We will be able to go for the weekends, if all goes to plan.

I have some questions, but will try to post in the appropriate forums.

Good to see such a great interest in Airstreams.

Glad to be here.

Bev and Chuck
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Old 03-28-2006, 04:52 PM   #2
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Congratulations and welcome. Enjoy this forum, the folks here helped me select mine and I got oodles of wunnerfullllll advice about tow vehicles, camping necessities versus useless and expensive stuff... plus lots of humor, nonsense, common sense and lively debate. The folks here are as cool as the Airstreams they own!

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Old 03-28-2006, 05:26 PM   #3
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Welcome to the forums. There is a rally just south of you this April why not take off a weekend and come on down and join us?
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Old 03-28-2006, 06:18 PM   #4
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Hi and welcome to the AS forums.
If you notice my avatar, theres nothing wrong with owning a 1991 Excella . Best of luck and happy trails
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Old 03-28-2006, 07:01 PM   #5
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welcome aboard bev!

i think you might have the optimum sized trailer, then again i might be a bit biased!

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Welcome to the forums and congratulations on the new coach! Maybe we will see one another out there Do you have pics to post?
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