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Old 06-14-2013, 10:01 PM   #1
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I got me a Burro

Hello,

I've been lurking around the sites for awhile trying to find a good used 13' camper, and finally got lucky. A 1980 Burro in pretty decent condition went on the boards lone day last week about 4:00 in the a.m. and I was the first to respond. It was in Illinois and i am in Tennessee. After talking to the seller about 10:00 that night I decided to take a chance on it. I drove from Oak Ridge, TN to Chicago the next a.m. It was worth the trip, so I made the deal, hitched it up and headed south. From TN to IL and back was about 24 hours including a nap in my new-to-me Burro in lower KY. It handled great, but those Indiana Interstates are rough! I'm looking forward to getting it cleaned up, redecorated, upgraded, but it is usable right now. I am pretty pumped about it. I am now trying to get educated on electric upgrades (chargers/inverters/low-voltage), flooring options, and gel-coat cleaning.

Looking forward to possible shake-down trips to Nashville this month and the Florida Panhandle next month. We'll see.
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Old 06-14-2013, 10:45 PM   #2
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Congrats! Enjoy!



We like pic's here........... When you get a chance post some pic's....
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Old 06-14-2013, 10:48 PM   #3
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Its always exciting to bring home a new egg! Congrats to you! we'll need to see photos for sure
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Sounds like you lucked out when you took a chance on a long drive. Congratulations, now the fun begins
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You're really lucky to have found one of that age that's in such good condition. You're going to have a lot of fun.
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Old 06-15-2013, 04:44 AM   #6
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Those things are cool. We had to travel a bit and roll the dice to see/get ours as well. Lots of good info here on fixxin her up. Have fun!
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Congratulations!

Pictures, did someone mention pictures?
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Congrats Bill. Oh yes we want pictures.
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The Burros area great little campers. You will love it.
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