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Old 03-02-2020, 05:51 PM   #1
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I am one week from retirement and will begin our travels in April. We have purchased a 2016 Forest River Sandpiper and we believe it was a great purchase. I am a retired law man, veteran and of late, a truck driver so I hope to make lots of new friends with like history or interests. We have found that the slides on the Sandpiper do not work well. So I will read some forums to see if our problem has already been addressed. Happy travels and hope to meet out there somewhere.
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Old 03-02-2020, 05:54 PM   #2
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Happy trails from another retired LEO. 23 years with the USDOJ. We love taking off for a month or more at a time. Enjoy your new found freedom. Don;t be surprised when you fid yourself busier after retirement and when you were working full time.
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Old 03-02-2020, 06:18 PM   #3
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Congrats on the retirement, where will your first journey be?
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Old 03-02-2020, 06:59 PM   #4
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Congrats on the retirement, where will your first journey be?
He’s only asking because Rennie’s wanted in several states.
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Old 03-02-2020, 07:40 PM   #5
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Welcome to the forum its a great place to get your questions answered. use the search function at the top right of the page there are tons of articles about slides and maintenance of slides
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Old 03-02-2020, 07:50 PM   #6
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Welcome to FRF! And congrats on your upcoming retirement too.
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Old 03-02-2020, 08:00 PM   #7
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Welcome to the forum and congrats on your up coming retirement. Enjoy and Later RJD
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Old 03-02-2020, 09:15 PM   #8
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Happy upcoming retirement. You're going to love it. I just started my 16th year of not having to set an alarm, commuting to work, and not having enough time to do what I want.

Enjoy.
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Old 03-02-2020, 09:50 PM   #9
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Welcome to the forum and congratulations on your retirement! “Stay young at heart, kind in spirit, and enjoy retirement living.” Have fun from Central NC
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Old 03-03-2020, 07:50 AM   #10
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Welcome from SW Ohio .
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Enjoy your retirement! Especially, thank you for your service!

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