Why are you going to the NEC show.

Discussion in 'Motorhome Chat' started by haganap, Oct 13, 2012.

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Why are you going to the NEC show

  1. Your excited and off to buy a new van

    11 vote(s)
    17.5%
  2. Your a camperfile and just can't resist it,

    17 vote(s)
    27.0%
  3. Your out to get a bargain water container etc

    5 vote(s)
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  4. Im retired, got naff all else to do so may as well waste a few quid

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  1. haganap

    haganap Funster Life Member

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    Short poll out of interest and nothing else....
     
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    Hi Paul I am not going :thumb: Lynn , my Daughter and Husband are so I will have a bit of me time next Saturday to do what I want , I have spent enough this year at Knutsford . Pete :Wink:
     
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  3. Techno

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    To perhaps buy a new Rapido 9048 next Saturday
     
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    haganap Funster Life Member

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    Liking ya thinking Andy,,,,good Luck lad :thumb:
     
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    Techno Funster Life Member

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    Thanks Bud, we wont be heartbroken if the right deal can't be done. It is afterall nearly winter so they'll be stuck for buyers of the one sent direct from the factory.
    Always next year and more money in the coffers:thumb:
     
  6. Johns_Cross_Motorhomes

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    See my mate Paul (Wokingham Motorhomes) on the Rapido stand, tell him I sent you:thumb:

    Peter
     
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  7. Techno

    Techno Funster Life Member

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    Yes I'll say Peter said you'll knock 10k off? :Laughing:
    I should have visited them the other week whilst working in Ascot :Doh:
    I believe in fate so que sera sera :thumb:
     
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    Who do you know showing Pilotes as you aren't then, Pierre? NEC is dead handy, John's Cross ain't, but could be if you do more than talk the talk in the event that pousser comes to bouscouler !! LOL
     
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    Whilst I hit the first button, it isn't my intention to buy just yet, more to get a feel.

    Will be looking long and hard at Burstner though, just so I can P*ss ShiftZZ off even more..........Griff
     
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    I'm semi retired, got naff all else to do. "So may as well waste a few quid"

    Don't understand the second sentence:Rofl1:
     
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    well id quite like it to be the first one, or the last one to be honest
    Id Never admit to the second one...and the third one...well....who wouldn't!!

    That said...i dont even think im going:Doh:
     
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    I have ordered a new Autotrail and it will be delivered at the end of October so I suspect it is one they have at the show. Also, looking for any bargains that I probably don't need. Going on Saturday with my brother in law who is looking for a caravan.
     
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    We are not going already ordered new Rapido 891M promised for January but will believe it when we see it :thumb:

    dave e
     
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    We're not going either, I would never bother with an indoor show, its not a natural environment for a MH
     
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    Interesting thread and some nice MH's being ordered or about to be, but I have a general question.

    The payloads appear to be very small. How do you get over that if you are off for 2 or 3 weeks abroad say where you take a lot of stuff with you? That of course is without the extras like solar panels, sat dish, bikes etc etc etc... or am I missing something?
     
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    nut kicker

    going hopefully, to kick a dealer in the nuts, by going to this "new" NCC idea to make dealers toe the line :Rofl1: play fair :Rofl1: not do proper checks on new motor homes but tick the charts that say checked, then hide behind warranties, etc etc,:cry:
    before blacking my dealers name on the radio, and any forum that will let me name them:thumb:
    george
     
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    We still never have , or even wanted to go to a show yet. :Blush:
    We never went to a caravan/ tent one either , all the years we owned several of those.
    Who knows , once we start planning the PVC years down the line, we may go to one , to check out various layouts . But we know what we want already so ....
    Ralph tends to research on line , for bits n pieces we need , then buys on line too.
    So i ticked the last one . As thats the one it would be , if i had naff all else to do hahaha
     
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    Well we are going to research POSSIBLY changing our van. Fact is, it's the largest selection of brand new vans on display locally (about 20 mins) that you don't have to go and find someone with a key, to open up for you to view.

    It won't rain inside, neither will the wind blow me away, there are toilets, nobody can actually sell us one (because we have one to P/X so they can't value that properly, only talk ballpark) and on Weds they won't be desperate yet anyway.
     
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    My advance party have reported 3
    9048's at the nec :Cool:
     
  20. dave newell lvs

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    'Cos in my spare time (yeah really) I'm a motorhome journalist and its part of my job.

    D.
     
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