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Old 05-21-2014, 05:24 PM   #1
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We will be picking up our new 2014 Jayflight 238RB on June 3rd. We , Janet and I, are both recently retired and are looking forward to traveling and meeting some new friends. I have owned a few sail boats so am familiar with some of the systems but the learning curve is quite daunting. We have a couple of state parks close by so they will be our first outings. Plan to go to Mountainview, Arkansas in August as we have friends that have a home base there with full hookups. Sorry for the windy post, guess I am excited about this new adventure. Really enjoy this site and the friendly atmosphere.

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Old 05-21-2014, 05:32 PM   #2
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Enjoy your retirement! I'm sure it will be a quick adjustment
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Old 05-21-2014, 06:14 PM   #3
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Welcome!!!!!....We have been to Covington for baseball with our grandson a few years ago....rained the tournament out so we went on an alligator tour on the Pearl...good memories......come on up to NE Arkansas...we live about an hour from Mountainview...enjoy your travels!!!!
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Old 05-22-2014, 08:05 AM   #5
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Thanks all for the welcome,
Jtownstumpjumper, I have been going to Mountainview since the 70's , have enjoyed playing music on the square , and the Folk Center. A little more hectic these days but still fun .

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Congratulations on your retirements and welcome!
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Old 05-22-2014, 08:20 PM   #7
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Welcome to JOF and congrats on your purchase! I would suggest a camp driveway or camp backyard for a night to get used to the camper and it's systems. A notebook is your friend when you go camping, keep track of things you forgot and things to remember. Remember that there is usually always a Walmart of some sorts around if you really need something you forgot. Otherwise sit back and enjoy...
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Welcome to the JOF and congrats on the new TT AND retirement!
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Old 05-22-2014, 10:11 PM   #9
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Thanks again, we will surely do the at home campouts a few times to get used to the unit and the systems. I have pulled large stock trailers and some heavy equipment so I am hoping for no surprises with our new home away from home. The knowledge and experience of everyone on this site has already been a great help to us.
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