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Old 07-14-2015, 12:30 AM   #1
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Hi from Illinois

Hello, just a quick introduction:

I'm from central Illinois and I'm really into the whole "skoolie" idea.
I've been doing a lot of googling on the topic and have been hanging around these forums for a while but just recently made an account.

I do not have a bus (yet) but I'm currently trying to sell a couple of motorcycles to fund a purchase. I'm getting ready to have a 4th kid and I think the skoolie thing will be a much more family friendly hobby than the motorcycles. I can get bike again when the kids move out.

I don't plan on full-timing, at least not for about 20 more years! I just want to go out a couple of times every year vacationing with the family with some of the comforts a big class a offers but without the 250k price tag lol!
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Old 07-14-2015, 07:28 AM   #2
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Hey Den!

When you say central Illinois, do you mean Mt. Vernon or Effingham? I lived in Mt. Vernon and trucked through Effingham for a number of years.
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Old 07-14-2015, 08:28 AM   #3
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Hey Den!

When you say central Illinois, do you mean Mt. Vernon or Effingham? I lived in Mt. Vernon and trucked through Effingham for a number of years.
Peoria area, actually. Although I just trucked through Effingham myself just last week. ;)
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Old 07-14-2015, 10:49 AM   #4
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Welcome! --- set up the bus for family trips...but leave enough room in the back for a ramp and scooter or two after the kids are grown. Best of both worlds. Have fun in both.
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Old 07-14-2015, 10:53 AM   #5
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Old 07-14-2015, 06:58 PM   #6
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Peoria area, actually. Although I just trucked through Effingham myself just last week. ;)
I actually consider Peoria to be northern Illinois, but no biggie. Just curious. Anyways, welcome to the mayhem!
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Old 07-14-2015, 07:19 PM   #7
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Hey Den!

When you say central Illinois, do you mean Mt. Vernon or Effingham? I lived in Mt. Vernon and trucked through Effingham for a number of years.

it just struck me as funny

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It usually does.......
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It usually does.......
had an old computer instructor.... everytime I heard him say F-Disk.... I thought he was saying F-This

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