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I had to upgrade.......

Found a nice 2005 Aspen Classic at a great price. It has been very well taken care of and comes with Spare Tire, cooler, A/C, Air Mattress and some camping gear.

Leaving for Florida in a couple of days to pick it up!!

Should make next summers travels a lot easier for me! I can't wait!





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tired of tent cot congrat's on the camper
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Ya , I had to upgrade last summer too ! Really enjoyed sleeping on a nice flat and level bed even when the tent site had a slope to it. Makes for a far better nights sleep with a bad back!
Congrats John good choice.

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on that find

Looks like a good one and with an a/c unit too. Bravo!

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Can you survive with that small of sleeping area? That mansion you had in the trailer is going to be hard to live without. I like the Aspen. They are nice little trailers. I'll probably end up with one. If I can find one that is close and for a good price.

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come on down the weather is great . It might be wet , it might be cold could be both .
Have a safe trip and enjoy the new camper .

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Nice find!!!! Enjoy!!!!

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Nice find John! Might upgrade some day myself. Still new to it all.

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Drove down to Tampa today to get the trailer and it fantastic, not new, but clean and in great shape shape, tires are like new, paint is a 10 and canvas is good! Tows great with the car. Put up in Busnell for the night. Going to go to Florids National in the morning again to visit my father then heading for home.

Onasingandaprayer, I'll send you a pm, maybe we can meet up for a few minutes. I never realized you were so close.

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2001 GL1800 ........ 73000 Miles
1989 GL1500 ...... 133000 miles and climbing

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Honorary Rhino.......

Honorary Newfie!! I have kissed the Cod, downed the Screech, and shouted "Long may your big jib draw!" so I am now a member of the Royal Order of Newfoundland Screechers.

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TOWS WITH THE CAR! OHHHH NOOOO! And I thought you were a rider John. It'll tow better with the bike bro.

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+2008 Cabernet Red ABS/Airbag bought 6/2013 @16,000
+1983 ASPENCADE Barn find @36,000 to be sold
+1976 CB750K6 @25,000 was Dad's
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-1999 GL1500 ASPENCADE Red Sold barn find restored
-1999 GL1500 SE(@57k)(totaled by cagger @105,000) Feb 2013
-76 CB750K Red(new) sold @ 45k
-75 CB750K Blue(new) 9,000 mi Before cousin totaled it.
74 CB450 Burnt Orange(new) 9,000 miles sold
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