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Old 07-09-2017, 01:56 PM   #1
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Old 07-09-2017, 02:37 PM   #2
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Hi Greg saw a different video yesterday . Very cool . I want the aluminum step . See how much the windows open up ? Pat
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Old 07-09-2017, 02:42 PM   #3
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I couldn't get past the author's comment on refrigeration:

"It takes a lot of juice to run the refrigerator—or a lot of propane. So since I'm longterm boondocking, I'm using the Airstream-provided Tommy Bahama Relax cooler to keep my eggs, milk and seltzer on ice rather than returning to the propane station every few days. Having said that, the voluminous refrigerator is set up for a very wet long weekend of relaxing, if you know what I mean".
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Old 07-09-2017, 02:52 PM   #4
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I couldn't get past the author's comment on refrigeration:
For me, it's remembering Jeff, who started this Forum, selling his Escape and getting an Airstream that had been his dream. He later sold the Airstream and said something to the effect of it not matching the quality of his Escape.
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$83467! and that's minus some options.
But it does have the whiff of exclusivity.
But the bawanna 5th wheels and class A's will still look down on it I imagine.
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Old 07-09-2017, 03:19 PM   #6
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For me, it's remembering Jeff, who started this Forum, selling his Escape and getting an Airstream that had been his dream. He later sold the Airstream and said something to the effect of it not matching the quality of his Escape.
Hi: thoer... I remember Jeff had a blow out which caused a lot of body damage... After all it is still a "Tin can" no matter how much you pay. Alf
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Old 07-09-2017, 03:33 PM   #7
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I'm just glad we all have choices. I like some of the layouts in some of the Airsteams, but that not only comes at a price, but weight and width and $$$$. I like to look, but no longer dream of... maybe.... I have my forever now. I hope you find yours too.
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I don't think Airstreams are a Molded Fiberglass Buyer. It's more a down-size for traditional trailer buyers, we're a different market and weight and hail damage don't appeal to our buyers.
It is interesting that Airstream is offering a smaller lineup option and may soon pop the Nest version which will be smaller yet.
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Pretentious nonsense to me, but to each his own.
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I don't think Airstreams are a Molded Fiberglass Buyer. It's more a down-size for traditional trailer buyers, we're a different market and weight and hail damage don't appeal to our buyers.
It is interesting that Airstream is offering a smaller lineup option and may soon pop the Nest version which will be smaller yet.
I still would like the step Greg ! Rob and Linda who had that beautiful Casita (wonder who bought it ) bought a Airstream and seems happy . They moved up from their Casita . Pat
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