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View Poll Results: How many years have you been RVing?
1 or less 5 10.87%
2-5 years 12 26.09%
6-10 years 4 8.70%
11-15 years 7 15.22%
16-20 years 4 8.70%
21-25 years 3 6.52%
25 years + 11 23.91%
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Old 04-23-2015, 04:14 AM   #11
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We started with a 15 year old Allegro CLASS A MH 5 yrs ago. Decided we loved the RV experience but wanted something with slides. We found a Denali 330RLS in Jan of 2013 that had a great floor plan and have been happy since.
PS we paid 9k for the Allegro w/24,000 miles, I replaced the flooring, built new countertops, remodeled the bath, wall coverings and window shades and treatments, selling it for 12,500 (about $500 more than I put in it plus 42 nights on the road). It was a great introduction to RVing!
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Old 04-23-2015, 05:15 AM   #12
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Technically, I've been RVing since I was a kid (born in 1955). My dad made his own conversion for a VW bus, and we did a lot of traveling in that thing. My husband and I bought our first used RV when my youngest son was 2. He will be 30 this year, we have had pull behinds and then graduated to the fifth wheel toy hauler. We have owned our Voltage a year now and love it! 2 of our 3 kids have trailers too!
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Old 04-23-2015, 09:39 PM   #13
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My Dutchmen TT is my first one and was bought new in 2012. Almost paid off!
Almost paid off means time to upgrade!! No one of my crew has ever had one paid off, they keep getting new ones about every 4 or five years...
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Old 04-29-2015, 08:01 PM   #14
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Twice now in my RV time I've owned two at the same time. Had a 34' 2 slide Montana 5th wheel & than bought a 34" triple slide Teton. Took the Montana to Phoenix & my son lived in it while going to school. When he was done I sold it in Phoenix. Now on friday I'm taking the Teton to Phoenix for my daughter to live in. She's transferring from her job with Wells Fargo in Sioux Falls to Phoenix.
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Old 05-03-2015, 11:52 AM   #15
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my parents started in the late sixties when i was just a youngun then my my dad was the plant manager for Scamper Skipper in the late seventies - i pulled a trailer with my folks from Calgary to San Diego at 14 with just a learners permit, now we have a 5er lol and im 53 today lol
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Old 05-03-2015, 12:46 PM   #16
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Happy Birthday Steveblonde!
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Old 05-07-2015, 04:08 PM   #17
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Of those that have voted so far us 25+ year RVers are leading the pack.
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Old 05-07-2015, 08:31 PM   #18
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Was RVing as a child with my family (all 7 of us) for 11+, then have been RVing with my own family now for 15+ years.
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Old 05-07-2015, 11:50 PM   #19
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Of those that have voted so far us 25+ year RVers are leading the pack.
What I find interesting is the 25+ and the 2-5 are running neck and neck.

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Old 05-08-2015, 12:20 AM   #20
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I started at 3 yrs old with my parents. They had an old 54 schoolbus Dad converted. Then graduated to an old used thunderbird TT. When I was about 8, He bought a Super Coach 30ft motorhome. Had it the rest of my growing up life. My DW and I bought our first new TT in 1999. Bought a Cougar 5er in 2005, and our 3305 last august. I'm 46 and plan on rving the rest of my life.
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