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Old 07-16-2011, 12:56 PM   #21
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Thanks, everyone, for your responses. This has been a fun thread.

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Old 07-24-2011, 07:13 PM   #22
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I'm with you on this one Gene. Backing is half the fun. Some can do it easily, and some never do learn how to back a trailer. Its almost like the spot "challenges" me, and I'm determined to win!!
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Ok, ok, I can see we need backing lessons. As it turns out, my new garden tractor mated to our garden trailer backs exactly like a truck with trailer attached. It's the perfect practice vehicle. (Now if I could just get my wife to try it. Indeed, if I could just get her to try driving forwards with the Airstream.)


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Hi Deb, As Hagar's personal chauffeur in the Hagarstream I can say we have used the senior pass 5 times since we bought it two weeks ago. It's a great deal. We obviously don't have the parking problems that you trailer people do but if someone were to question me about length, I would talk about the coach length not bumper to coupler. If they argue you can always play dumb.

This is Hagar doing a little backseat driving.

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Old 07-24-2011, 08:53 PM   #25
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As it turns out, my new garden tractor mated to our garden trailer backs exactly like a truck with trailer attached.
I'm glad our trailer doesn't back like our riding mower and cart. Every time I back the riding mower the cart jackknifes within 5 feet.

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