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Old 10-31-2016, 01:35 PM   #1
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New member, 1st post, just ordered a 5.0 TA

Hey everybody! My wife and I joined your forum yesterday, and ordered a 2017 Escape 5.0 TA today with a delivery date of November 1, 2017. It's going to be a long year waiting on our baby.

This forum and all the great information we've learned really helped clinch the deal for us when we decided this unit was everything we were looking for. So, thanks to everyone who took the time to answer questions so that we may all learn from your invaluable experience. I'm sure I'll have lots of questions too over the next year or so.
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Old 10-31-2016, 01:37 PM   #2
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Congratulations!! The year will go by more quickly that you think it possibly could.
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Old 10-31-2016, 01:51 PM   #3
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Welcome to the site, and congrats on your order. I will have waited 1 1/2 years for my trailer, though to be fair was a holdout for the 2017 5.0. I bought myself a temp trailer so I could camp this last year, which I will sell in the spring.

I must assume your wife is the wrench, and does the nut torquing?
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Old 10-31-2016, 02:04 PM   #4
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Congratulations and welcome to the "Waiting for my Escape" club. I'm also new and am finding these forums so very helpful.

We originally had a delivery date of Aug 28, but it has been moved up to Jul 28 with a possibility of an even earlier date. Lots of options and decisions.
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Old 10-31-2016, 02:14 PM   #5
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Old 10-31-2016, 02:23 PM   #6
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Hey everybody! My wife and I joined your forum yesterday, and ordered a 2017 Escape 5.0 TA today with a delivery date of November 1, 2017. It's going to be a long year waiting on our baby.

This forum and all the great information we've learned really helped clinch the deal for us when we decided this unit was everything we were looking for. So, thanks to everyone who took the time to answer questions so that we may all learn from your invaluable experience. I'm sure I'll have lots of questions too over the next year or so.
Hi: Lug Nut & Torque Wrench... Congrats on your order!!! Another Florida summer escapee? We should be passing thru the Tallahassee area in Jan., if health permits, as we escape the SW. Ontario winter!!! Alf
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Old 10-31-2016, 03:14 PM   #7
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Congratulations!! Exactly 1 year from today will be your big day! Enjoy the waiting. Building the build sheet will keep you busy!
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Old 10-31-2016, 06:20 PM   #8
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Jim and Alf

Perhaps you didn't notice it's not "lug nut and torque wrench" but "lug nut and torque WENCH"

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Old 10-31-2016, 06:41 PM   #9
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Jim and Alf

Perhaps you didn't notice it's not "lug nut and torque wrench" but "lug nut and torque WENCH"

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Good eye, Adrian. I am still looking for that Beer Wench to bring along camping. Trying to enlist my wife and other female friends gets me hit too much.
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Old 10-31-2016, 06:46 PM   #10
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Perhaps you didn't notice it's not "lug nut and torque wrench" but "lug nut and torque WENCH"

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Yes, I thought it was a nice play on words as I have know some wrenches in my life, may have married one or two in fact....
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