Did it-17B! - Escape Trailer Owners Community

Go Back   Escape Trailer Owners Community > Escape Community > New Member Introductions
Click Here to Login
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 11-04-2014, 10:54 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
EDarby's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Trailer: 2015 Escape 17B - 2009 Chevy Tahoe Hybrid
Posts: 552
Did it-17B!

Hi Everyone,
Made my down payment yesterday for a 17B. Will be ready to pick up 10/14/15.
As difficult as it is going to be to wait that long, it's probably for the best, lots to do -- have already started organizing/clearing out/giving away and will shoot for 10/1 to rent or sell my condo. (Planning on being a full-timer)
I've only been on this forum a short time but have learned SO MUCH from everyone. It is greatly appreciated!!!
Ellen
__________________

EDarby is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2014, 10:57 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Missoula, Montana
Trailer: Escape 19, 2018 on order
Posts: 285
Congratulations! The nine-month wait for our 19' will be up in February. The time went much faster than we expected.
__________________

__________________
2018 Escape 19 on order, due March 9
2015 Escape 19 (previous): Escape Goats
2011 Escape 17 (previous): SittEscape

Honda Pilot 2011
ksitte is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2014, 11:01 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
EDarby's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Trailer: 2015 Escape 17B - 2009 Chevy Tahoe Hybrid
Posts: 552
Thanks! And congratulations to you as well! Interesting how time always flies by so quickly and I wish it would slow down -- for the first time since I was seven years old, I would like it to speed up a bit this coming year!
EDarby is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2014, 11:02 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Olathe, Kansas
Trailer: 2015 21ft Escape "Spirit of the Plains", 2014 GMC Sierra with max tow package
Posts: 997
If you get a chance, try to get to Chilliwack and visit ETI. This makes for a great vacation in itself and by actually seeing all of the trailers and options, you will know you did right. Plus Reace and Tammy will give you the royal treatment. Enjoy. Loren
Loren & Cathy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2014, 11:10 PM   #5
Senior Member
 
EDarby's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Trailer: 2015 Escape 17B - 2009 Chevy Tahoe Hybrid
Posts: 552
Would love to fly to Chilliwack but prices were pretty high. Decided it might be best to save the $ for all those tempting little options on the build sheet. (Will also have to get a towing vehicle) From reading this forum, I feel very confident I made the right decision. Still, if I can find a way, would really love to get up there. Will see how things go. Thanks, Loren!
Ellen
EDarby is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-05-2014, 08:01 AM   #6
Senior Member
 
Jim Bennett's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Trailer: 2017 Escape 5.0 TA
Posts: 11,934
Congrats on your purchase, Ellen. Time will likely go slow at first, then accelerate a lot for you.
__________________
2017 Escape 5.0 TA
2015 Ford F150 Lariat 3.5L EcoBoost
2009 Escape 19 (previous)
“Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.” — Abraham Lincoln
Jim Bennett is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-05-2014, 09:00 AM   #7
Site Team
 
Donna D.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Portland, Oregon
Trailer: 2014 Escape 5.0 TA
Posts: 6,833
Too cool for you Ellen! Retirement, full-timing and a brand new Escape trailer on your horizon.

JEALOUS!
__________________
Donna D.
Ten Forward
2014 Escape 5.0TA
Donna D. is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 11-05-2014, 11:01 AM   #8
Senior Member
 
EDarby's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Trailer: 2015 Escape 17B - 2009 Chevy Tahoe Hybrid
Posts: 552
Donna D - I know, I know!!! It is very cool and I am very, very fortunate!!!
Thanks Jim! - I do think you are right!!!
EDarby is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-05-2014, 12:55 PM   #9
Senior Member
 
rbryan4's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Trailer: 2015 19 "Past Tents", 2015 F150 Ecoboost
Posts: 7,615
Congratulations Ellen, and welcome. I'll echo what some others have said -- the time goes faster than you think. We ordered in June, and now we have only a month before our trailer goes into production.
__________________
"You can't buy happiness, but you can buy an RV. And that is pretty close."
rbryan4 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-05-2014, 01:00 PM   #10
Senior Member
 
EDarby's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Trailer: 2015 Escape 17B - 2009 Chevy Tahoe Hybrid
Posts: 552
Thanks so much!!! I've been following your posts about your build sheet and have learned a ton!!!
One month -- soooo exciting. Can't wait to see photos and hear details. What color did you pick for your graphics?
__________________

EDarby is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off






» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:17 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.