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Old 12-17-2010, 01:39 PM   #1
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htting the road in the new year FT in our 1968 Safari (RAQUEL)... she'll be a tent on wheels for the 1st cross country trip... then we'll give her a face-lift once in AZ
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Old 12-17-2010, 01:46 PM   #2
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Old 12-17-2010, 02:03 PM   #3
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Old 12-17-2010, 02:30 PM   #4
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Hello from the West Coast...... of Illinois!

Welcome to the world of vintage Airstream trailers! Happy Trails, Ed
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Old 12-17-2010, 04:53 PM   #6
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Welcome and best wishes on your adventure.

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Old 12-17-2010, 06:27 PM   #7
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Hello and Welcome. We were in Salem, MA just yeaterday! What a great place. Happy Trails to you on your trip. Ours was more like a tent our first trip out as well. Enjoy the journey!
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Old 12-18-2010, 08:02 AM   #8
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Thanks everybody for your welcome wishes... I cannot wait to be out of the crappy condo & on the road
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Congrats and welcome.... let us know when you get to AZ. Lots of us out here and we get together often.
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Old 12-28-2010, 06:31 PM   #10
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Hello and Welcome. We were in Salem, MA just yeaterday! What a great place. Happy Trails to you on your trip. Ours was more like a tent our first trip out as well. Enjoy the journey!
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nice to know somebody else has been down the road tent style... you don't know how much that eases my mind... or maybe you do... TY nonetheless

& to AZ... we'll keep you posted right now, after the blizzard, I'm wishing I was there more than ever... too much snow... ugh
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Old 03-08-2011, 10:53 AM   #11
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added some pics of Raquel in the raw to the gallery under 1968 Safari I'll post more pics as major changes happen

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Old 04-26-2012, 01:15 PM   #12
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WE ARE IN AZ! & now that we have jobs... we plan to stay... but also need to do a shell off to fix floor & pray frame is fixadoable... how & when this will all happen... we haven't figured that out yet, but we are now in Southern AZ & welcome any advice or who to talk w/as far as possible local assistance in shell off... we're like Bisbee South
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Ok, I just HAD to look up Burma-Shave and their jingles after the cat remark on you signature!
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Ok, I just HAD to look up Burma-Shave and their jingles after the cat remark on you signature!
It's not your typical Burma Shave rhyme! I rememder seeing lots of older signs on the roads when I was young and traveled with the folks and family on summer vacations. So thought I could ad a twist for my Avatar Picture by making up my own jingle. Happy Trails, Ed
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