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Old 12-24-2011, 11:13 AM   #1
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I'm Donna currently living in Jeff City MO, originally from Sapulpa, OK. Ordered my 3rd RV, 2012 Palomino Ultralite T245. In 2005 sold my house and everything that wouldn't fit in a 2006 Rockwood 26' travel trailer (Thelma) being pulled by a 2001 Explorer Sport Trac (Louise) and headed out. Never even pulled a boat trailer before. Went east to Prince Edward Island and back west to Westport, WA. Did Workamping in AZ & WA and fell in love with the lifestyle. Thelma had a mishap outside Portland, OR in 2006, so bought a 15' Salem and headed back to OK in 2007. Moved to MO in 2008 and went to work for the State. Tree fell on Thelma 2 in July of 2010 and had to move to apartment . Decided to retire in July 2012 and head to Oregon to do Workamping. You folks are awesome in that you offer so much advice in these Forums.

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Old 12-24-2011, 12:25 PM   #2
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Hi Donna and welcome to the forum! Post up some pics of your new rig when you get a chance.

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Old 12-24-2011, 12:55 PM   #3
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Welcome! I hope your Palomino is as good to you as mine has been
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Old 12-24-2011, 01:04 PM   #4
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Welcome! This is a great forum.
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Old 12-24-2011, 01:18 PM   #5
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Welcome to the Forum and your new TT!!

i gotta ask, are you pulling it with the Sport-Trac?
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Old 12-27-2011, 07:20 AM   #6
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Hi Donna, welcome to the forum!

I sent you a PM in regard to your question in my gallery.


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Old 12-27-2011, 03:40 PM   #7
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welcome Donna hope you enjoy the forum!

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