First MH ordered today

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  1. PaulB

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    Well we have finally taken the plunge and ordered our first MH at the NEC today. We've gone for a Vantage Neo pvc for delivery in September. We can't wait!
     
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  2. Mikey RV

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    Good luck and happy travels. (y)
     
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    You certainly will and maybe more than you think from past results.

    Keep on top of them, don't call the day before with "is it ready ?" ask for progress reports way before time.
     
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    Congratulations on your new purchase I bet you can't wait! Keep us up to date with the development!
     
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    Nice looking vans, good luck, enjoy :)
     
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    Happy times ahead, congrats (y)
     
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  7. PaulB

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    I will thanks
     
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    I couldn't wait that long if I'm honest!
     
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  9. Minxy Girl

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    September! That's over 6 months!!! I don't think I could wait as long as that ... why so long?
     
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    Congratulations on your purchase.
    Exciting times ahead for you both.
     
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    Congrats and good luck.
    Lots of happy times ahead!!!
     
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  12. PaulB

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    Basically we have too much other stuff in our diary plus it's actually early as MrsB is retiring at the end of the year and then we can take full advantage
     
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    We ordered our first MH on October 11, 2015 for delivery May 2016......The wait seems never ending especially when I chased them up in Mid Feb, to be told it'll now be delivered in June.....

    Patience is a wonderful thing ...but I've looked everywhere for it and I can't find it anywhere...even on Ebay...
     
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    Good luck and enjoy your lovely new van!
     
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    Good luck, what extras, if any have you ordered? Cab air conditioning I would think essential - even in this country for demisting in winter! Does the 6.4m chassis come as a Maxi chassis by default? If not I strongly advise you get it as apart from the 26" wheels which are useful for a slight increase in traction when its boggy but the main advantage is you can upgrade the GVW with a paper exercise, should you run into payload issues.
     
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    26"wheels! I want some of those and a pair of steps to get in.!

    Spongy
     
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    Well I was only one out, should have been 16"! But I won't edit it, lets see who else spots it! :)
     
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    Wow!

    I remember our excitement when we ordered our first motorhome, over twenty yeas ago.

    Come to think of it, I'm jealous of your future learning curve.

    You will get loads of great advice and info on here. We did, and we had been motorhoming for years.

    As ex Cumbrians let us just say, " ga on marra, and git thesen owert watter to France soon iver"(y)
     
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    Gone for cab aircon and cruise control plus TV and speakers and alarm with tracker and external BBQ
     
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    God I admire you guy's patience, if li couldn't buy one today and be away in it tomorrow I just couldn't do it, 6 months wow , how many more are you going to see that you like better or cheaper or whatever , not knocking you , more admiration, good luck , hope it all goes to plan for you(y)
     
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