kontiki's maiden voyage

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  1. scouse272

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    well we did it, spent last night in southport,me,other half,2 grandkids and the dog.everything seems to be working ok,the only issue was a bit of condensation on the hab windows,silver screens on cab no condensation.the weather wasn't great,wet and windy but all in all a good trial run and i've decided that when i use it in the winter i will go for ehu
     
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    Well done :xThumb:


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    enjoy it, the first time is always one to remember.
     
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  4. scouse272

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    i agree with that as the van now smells of damp cocker spaniel
     
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    Oooo! Nothing quite like that wet dog smell! :xgrin:
     
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    We found out while away last week that the central heating works better on gas than on leccy and yes the screens work great.
     
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    looking at a few pub sites in east anglia all with ehu,just me and the missus,sister in law has offered to dog sit so maybe one night at each for about 5 days
     
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    Glad you enjoyed it, we still have the newby excitement each time we go out:xThumb:

    The pub sites sound interesting, are they cl's or are you picking them from somewhere else please?
     
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    hiya debs
    picking them off ukcampsite just click on pub sites then visit via google earth get wifes ok then book it
     
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    Cheers thanks, I do use that site but normally just type the town name in, never thought of looking by anything else:xdoh:
     
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    How is Thor Heyerdahl these days?
     
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    good i even checked the anchors when a polish wagon driver turned right while coming toward me'and i had right of way
     
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    i liked the nautical theme
     
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    with you lot ripping the piss out of me for buying a kon leaky
     
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