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Old 08-14-2012, 12:39 PM   #1
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Just bought an Amerigo

Hello all,

I'm new to both fiberglass RVs and this forum. I just bought a 1976 16ft Amerigo. It's in pretty good shape over all, but could use some light restoration on the inside. Any advice or tips with Amerigos would be greatly appreciated.
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Old 08-14-2012, 02:01 PM   #2
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Hi Sounds like you bought the Amerigo that has been for sale in KY for a while????
Most repairs on molded fibergalss RV's (FGRV's) are fairly generic, with little that will pertain to only one brand. Put up some specific questions and you will get a lot of replies.
Hope you like your Amerigo, as everyone here abouts knows, I am also looking for an FG-16 as well to add to my fleet.

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Old 08-14-2012, 02:06 PM   #3
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Unfortunately the wife's not thrilled about this purchase, and really wants a newer pop-up instead, so we'll see how this goes.
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Old 08-14-2012, 04:10 PM   #4
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Jakob, take her camping when it's raining... watch all the people folding up their pop-ups while you sit and watch out the window knowing when you get home everything is dry... and have a big smile!
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Old 08-14-2012, 05:24 PM   #5
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i cannot agree with donna more whole-heartedly!!!! been there, done that, sold the GD thing. never again. they may be smaller inside, but being dry is priceless.
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