At last !!!!

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  1. robrobc

    robrobc Read Only Funster

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    After 5 months of waiting the 5'er is finally here. Collected last Thursday ( Maundy Thursday) brought home, checked and cleaned everything, put into storage, back out on the 21st for the maiden trip (only one week in Devon) before the main trips later this year.

    For those of you following my progress I imported the unit myself from the US, I have calculated that I saved approx £3200 doing it this way compared to buying a Euro spec model. I think that the specification is at least comparable if not slightly better then the Euro 5'ers ::bigsmile:::bigsmile:

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    The whole outfit tows superbly, rock steady, due I am sure in no small part to the F250, which is not as ruinous on the economy front as you may think.

    I have the greatest praise for the company which undertook the conversion work on my behalf here in the UK. They sorted out a couple of factory fresh problems I obviously did not know about. They also arranged for the hitch to be fitted to the F250 and serviced the Pick Up at the same time, excellent service. :thumb::thumb:

    So here we go..........ya(y)(y)(y) :thumb::thumb:


    Rob
     
  2. Johns_Cross_Motorhomes

    Johns_Cross_Motorhomes Trader - Motorhome & Accessory Sales

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    Thats a lovely looking piece of kit!:thumb:

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  3. Sundowners

    Sundowners Funster Life Member

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    NICE ONE:thumb::thumb::thumb:
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  4. andynann

    andynann Read Only Funster

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    wow

    what a lovely site n your not bad either lol,nice set up enjoy.youve made me want one even more now:cry:
    AndynAnn[posted by Ann]
     
  5. zaskar

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    NICE rig mate, well impressed!::bigsmile: Hope you have YEARS of fun and safe travels.::bigsmile:
     
  6. nozzmoking

    nozzmoking Read Only Funster

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    Don't know how I missed this thread, but great-looking rig Rob. :thumb:

    No wonder you're made up!

    All the best.

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  7. old-mo

    old-mo Funster Extra Special Life Member

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    Hiya Rob, Just catching up on what I have missed, and came accross this thread and the picture of your new rig..

    Looks a super rig and yes I do like yellow,, :winky:

    Hope to meet up with you and compere notes..

    In other words pull each others rigs to bits,, :winky:::bigsmile:

    Just got one question,,, the toad you have behind the 5er,, is that legal in the uk ? :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
  8. Road Runner

    Road Runner Read Only Funster

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    Fantastic looking rig.

    Common good service please name the company:thumb:
     
  9. Boo

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    Awsome dude!!!

    Gonna paint the 5er yellow to match your truck?...........could call it the 'Nanna' (cos it bends in the middle) :winky:


    Boo
     
  10. robrobc

    robrobc Read Only Funster

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    Mo,

    Since when have you and I worried about legal:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:

    We are both over 7ft 6 ins wide and using US Pick-Ups ::bigsmile:::bigsmile:::bigsmile:::bigsmile:

    What will the Scottish 5'er Owners Club make of that then :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:

    Rob
     
  11. robrobc

    robrobc Read Only Funster

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    Are we allowed to name on here?

    I do not want to transgress any rules

    Rob
     
  12. vwalan

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    will keep my eyes peeled for the banana. nice one. more n more 5ers , we wont be the odd ones out at this rate. have lots of fun n enjoy life happy travels.
     

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