new and looking to buy a full time rv

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  1. shellnstan

    shellnstan Read Only Funster

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    We are a home owner and need a new adventure. We have had a cpl RV's in the past but only used them the 3 times a yr deal. Now we are looking to tour fla full time and wonder what we need to make it comfortable with all the features. We want to of course pay as little as we can but need 3 slide outs washer dryer ect. we look for anyones advice as where to buy. or what to buy
     
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    Hi and welcome...

    The first thing to get what you are after.... is your driving license..... what does it let you drive, weight wise..?

    You may be better asking the same question on our sister site = RVOC... which is a dedicated RV`ers site and club..

    There are a good few full timers on there.. driving the size rig you will need to accomodate all your needs..

    Good luck in your venture.. :thumb:
     
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    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    Welcome.. to the best motorhome forum in the UK

    as you are from Washington, Maryland ..doubtful if anyone from this side of the pond will be able to help..

    good luck with your search and full timing plan.. :Smile:
     
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    old-mo Funster Extra Special Life Member

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    Woops........ sorry...opp5:sorry2:

    I saw "Westminster" and automatically thought "London"... :Doh:
     
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    welcome

    Welcome aboard:Wink:
     
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    I dont know about you but my Motorhome is full time, Its never anything else other than a motorhome

    :Rofl1:
     
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    Hello Enjoy Life
    Roger & Sheila:Smile::BigGrin:

    Dont know the name of the company but

    if you google
    Motorhomes Brixworth there is a major dealer

    and 50 yards away a second dealer who deals in 5th wheel setups
    all major American stuff legally imported etc.
     
  8. motorhomelover

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    It is one thing to want all the belles and whistles RV
    What are you licensed to Drive.
    No point getting a 12 Ton RV. Only legally to drive 7.5ton

    I came up against this
    Not. Ring able to go the HGV route I had to keep below 7.5ton

    I am able to tow 8.25ton
    My RV is 27 foot long 5.8 ton Gross weight
    If you want a slide out you add a ton to the vehicle
    So your wish list may be out of your reach
    Good luck with your future Possible full time

    I started over a year ago full timing best thing I ever did
    Yours Ian
     
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    Heads up people, the OP is in the[HI] USA [/HI]not the UK, welcome to the fun anyway.
     
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    welcome from us over here, a great state to travel, a bit warm in the summer though, had 2 and a bit great years there, worked and abode in Orlando and cocoa beach, i was connected with the fire department there great places and country, enjoy your travels:thumb:
     
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    Hi I'm new too, I don't know if this is any help but we're based in Oxford and not from here is Dudley's American Motor Homes based in Witney, Oxfordshire so maybe give them a try I hope that help's Andy.
     
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    Dudleys as was, went Phutt some while back. All be it that I have had a letter from Paul Dudley, saying that Dudleys RV, as it is now named, is starting up again at the family farm about now. :Wink:

    Ok you lot, it has been said several times now ..............
    the OP lives in the
    USA,
    not the UK.

    :Eeek: PLEASE TRY AND FOCUS. :Rofl1:
     
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