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Old 10-28-2012, 11:47 PM   #141
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looks like you had a great trip, your breakfast looks tasty too. did you have any surprises with the items inside your bus while in motion?
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Old 10-29-2012, 06:46 AM   #142
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looks like you had a great trip, your breakfast looks tasty too. did you have any surprises with the items inside your bus while in motion?
Everything was in tots or secured while in motion.
Empty trashcan fell and slid when I jump on brakes hard(car pulled out in front of me...it got blood pumping for sure)
It was wedge in the green fridge strap and popped out
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Old 10-29-2012, 07:39 AM   #143
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Congrats on your first trip!
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Old 10-29-2012, 08:47 AM   #144
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CONGRATS............ I know you're proud to have made the first trip a sucess!!!!!!!
No problems, GREAT!
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Old 10-29-2012, 04:16 PM   #145
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Love all the trip pics!
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Old 10-29-2012, 06:26 PM   #146
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Glad to hear the trip went well. And the extras you've added look fantastic. I really like the front screen.
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Old 10-29-2012, 06:29 PM   #147
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Old 10-29-2012, 08:33 PM   #148
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There's always a big sigh of relief after getting home after that first trip and nothing broke/fell off/blew up.
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Bansil, congrats on the first trip--way to go!

Tango, "On the road again" lurks on a CD In each of my vehicles just waiting for a chance to break out upon the first fwy on ramp leading to a get away! Gotta have a song!
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Bansil, congrats on the first trip--way to go!

Tango, "On the road again" lurks on a CD In each of my vehicles just waiting for a chance to break out upon the first fwy on ramp leading to a get away! Gotta have a song!

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