Christmas list !!!!

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  1. Hotelman

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    Hello, this my first posting, and waiting until April to collect our new Burstner ixeo 55 726g.
    This is our first mh, so it seems a great idea for friends and family to buy us gifts for our mh for Christmas ( as opposed to socks and smellies) .sensible ideas please...

    Also, I am researching a scooter to go in the garage, but having difficulty finding a 125 cc that will fit....also a ramp to get the scooter into the garage....any ideas ???

    Thankyou, the challenge has been thrown down to you all.......I am sure you won't let me down !!!!
     
  2. marymary

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    Congrats!! Are you going to hibernate till it comes?? The waiting would finish me off I think....but then you have lots of time to play and plan!! Enjoy....:Smile:
    Ps do you need everything for it??
     
  3. Hotelman

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    It will be a long wait......so far we have a cork screw and 2 glasses.......
     
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    better start with a bottle of wine then !!!!
     
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    Just use a short plank as a ramp :Smile:
     
  6. Hotelman

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    Question to self ' why do I need a cork screw when we will be using wine boxes' ???? Silly me !!'
     
  7. ourcampersbeentrashed

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    If this was our 1st ever motorhome here would be our wish list

    1. vanbitz alarm and tracker

    2. luxury mattress topper

    3. outdoor folding table and chairs

    4. charcoal bbq - these fancy cadacs just dont give the same taste hehehehe

    5. microwave thats works on 12v and mains

    6. solar panels

    7. camping tickets for all the motorhome shows

    8. (but no1 for son and hubby) 12volt TV & Satellite system with 12v skybox

    hope that helps
     
  8. Wildge

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    For all the bottles your new friends will bring :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
  9. Mousy

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    Hello and welcome, congrats on your MH, there are loads of things you can fill your MH with (Natwest and I are discovering). Why not think outside the box? First on your list should be £10 to join this site (if you haven't already) it's full of great advice and jolly people.

    I'm doing Mr mousy a hamper full of all things french, the aires book, french dictionary, Tom Tom, smelly cheese, wine ect, you could ask for a country you want to visit.

    If your staying home, what are your interests? National trust membership, bird watching, real ale?..

    :thumb:
     
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    I suppose this means we have to bring our own drinking vessels?
    :Rofl1::BigGrin::Rofl1::Wink:
     
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    Get yourself a sat nav, gives you someone to argue with whilst on the journey.
    :BigGrin:
     
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    hi and welcome,

    if you intend going to europe the 2014 ACSI book and CD :thumb:

    uk & eu sat nav:thumb:
     
  13. Hotelman

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    Nobody will ever get thirsty in our mh.

    We are lucky enough to have a sat nav built in, and solar panels and the tracker and alarm.
    And I have already paid my £10 to this mad house....but I am learning from all the posts on this forum.

    We just want to get out and about and to learn from our mistakes, and laugh at our stupidity, and then after a few trial nights away, drive onto ferry, and then let the fun begin......
     
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    spare full gas bottle always comes in handy

    dont know whether new ones come with 1 or 2 bottles
     
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    We have a bucket Lesley, if you could just bring a box of straws? :Rofl1:

    Are you leaving stuff in the MoHo or denuding the house each time you sally forth?

    Crockery (or melaminery, whatever!) & more glasses LOL cutlery, kitchen knives, pots pans and utensils (where's the colander/carving knife/whisk/measuring jug ? - oh Damn ....) towels, tea towels, bedding, oven gloves, nailbrush, duplicate toothbrushes, pumice stone, back scratcher, manicure set, sewing kit, 'household' tools - one all purpose hammer, screwdrivers, Allen keys, spanners (not forgetting the essential GAS bottle one!) sockets, a junior hacksaw.

    and the ubiquitous cuddly toy - a Motorhome Fun Teddy! :Smile:
     
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  16. Stacetop

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    my choices would be (as u have wine glasses already)

    the first two are if not planning to be on hook up 240v all the time

    extra leisure battery wired in
    solar panel
    levelling ramps
    awning canopy tie down
    refillable gas bottles ( just had ours done wish I had done it sooner)
    sun loungers
    europe road atlas
    all the aires book
    12 v tv dvd player

    ooh I could go on forever:Laughing::Cool::RollEyes:
     
  17. Ali n Tim

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    You forgot Gaffer Tape :Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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  18. Phill D

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    A note book and pencil....

    we always carry one and i write down things weve forgotten to bring or want to change or more importantly want to leave at home next time.

    been doing it for years and still come home with a list :Doh:
     
  19. Phill D

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    and cable ties:RollEyes:
     
  20. davanne

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    I have a ramp I will be putting in the classifieds. It came with the motorhome I have just bought along with the metal plate that fits in the garage that a scooter sits on . If you are interested pm me and I will email you some pictures..

    Anne
     
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