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Old 08-13-2015, 11:19 PM   #1
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Hello from Virginia

Hi, folks. Recently purchased my first RV...2016 3170. Rented a few over the years, but I guess this constitutes a commitment, eh?

Usage will be recreational, no full timing just yet. The grandkids are more excited than I am, thus the bunkhouse decision.

I've been lurking the forum for a while while I was making my purchase decision. Looks like a very active forum, and folks seem to be very willing to jump in and help with answers and tips.

Boy, do I have a lot of questions. I promise to try Search first, and will be very appreciative of any assistance. Hopefully, after a while, I'll be able to return the favor. Tough being a noob...
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Old 08-16-2015, 10:08 AM   #2
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Bought ours in January of this year. It is all about the grand kids. First issue we have the 6 year old grandson has declared the top bunk as his. Leaving us to satisfy the requirements of the 4 year old granddaughter.

She is a tuff negotiator, gets it from granny no doubt. So far she is content to sleep on the queen bed with grandma and I use the couch. Works for me like it does at home.

We have been having some full time fun with the kiddo's versus the normal overnight stays.
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As a parent of 2 little ones, I love reading about you grandparents keeping the kids in mind. My two love time spent with their grandparents almost more than anything else.

Keep on being awesome!
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Old 08-16-2015, 10:50 AM   #4
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welcome to the forum. Enjoy your new camper. Lots of good folks here to help ya out with issues. Later RJD
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Old 08-16-2015, 11:27 AM   #5
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Greetings from Elko, Va. Welcome to the forum.


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Welcome to the forum you will find a lot of info here. Enjoy your new rv.
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Old 08-16-2015, 07:22 PM   #9
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Agree about the grand young'uns Just got back from 4 days & nights at Salt Springs in NE Fla. with our three & had a fantastic time: they really had a great time, as did we. Wouldn't trade it for all the money in the world.
BTW GDT & Wobbles, welcome from NE Fla & hope you have many more enjoyable times with the grand children.
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