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  1. mike and michelle

    mike and michelle Read Only Funster

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    Hi everyone, we are Mike and Michelle and we are new to motor homes, we are yet to buy our first motor home and will be buying a motor home with in the next couple of months, we are still doing our research as to what to buy, we now we want a 2 berth as its just the 2 of us, but yet to decide what layout? what size engine? and what make.

    we love this site and everyone seems nice and friendly with plenty of advice, also look forward to meeting up with some of you
     
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  3. Speve

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    :hiya2::welcome4:You'll find it really useful and if you join up and pay subs you'll get more than good value for money, take a look on the classifieds there are Motorhomes for sale and most members on here look after their vans and offer them to members first pretty much all at good prices.Here's one I picked at random from adds.
    FOR SALE Hymer B594 , High Spec in great condition, only 70k miles
     
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    HI AND WELCOME
    JOHN N LINDA. YOU WILL HAVE LOTS OF FUN IN YOUR NEW VAN.
    WE GO OUT IN OURS EVERY WEEKEND . we can let u know some cheep stop overs too . We found the BIGER the better . U will out grow a little van . Ours Sleeps six and only two of us. Good luck.
     
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    Hi There and......................:welcome4:

    We are newbies like you, I am picking up the MH in the avatar picture on the left after researching for the last few months. Looking at dealers. Visiting Stafford show was such an eye opener and the number of MS to have a good look at for layout. If you can get to a show, you will learn a lot. So much info on these forums with such good advice. I think we have got ours right, I can tell you for sure next Tuesday after the first night staying in it.
     
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    Hi and :welcome3:.

    Layout, layout and then layout! Take every chance you can get to look at as many vans as possible; shows are ideal but visit some of the larger dealers. Sit in them, lie on the beds, imagine yourselves living in the van when it's pouring with rain. Don't just go for the first one you see, even if it is a "bargain" - if it ain't right it's no longer a bargain.

    Got any questions, ask away. Meanwhile we look forward to seeing you at one or more meets and rallyes.
     
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  9. mike and michelle

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    thank you everyone for you lovely comments, we are planning on attending some MH shows, plus visit MH dealers etc, also look on sale sites and go and view, seat in , etc just to see whats best for us... i guess the biggest thing for us is what make and model, and reliability.. what MPG, etc. we are also looking forward to getting our MH and meeting up with other MH owners and rallies, thanks everyone
     
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