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    Crossing into Canada since July 1, 2018?

    Same with me Rich. I'm in Grand Marais, MN right now and will be crossing into Canada today. I would be surprised if they didn't ask the firearms question.
  2. Your post "nailed" it in my mind Scott. One size does not fit all. I'm retired military and 70 years old so health care isn't the issue it is for some. I waited until 70 to collect social security but I did collect spousal benefits at 66 which reduced the break even calculation. But the real key is I have one of those jobs that is way more fun than work. It's not that I don't do other fun things like ride motorcycles, fly airplanes, winter in FL etc. But I have no intention of giving up my job any time soon. I just ran a 10k this past weekend so I consider myself relatively fit and healthy. I realize I could be dead tomorrow but that doesn't change my thinking and it's a true statement for all of us. I'm happy for the other posters who have no regrets about their retirement decision. It's your life but as Scott stated, "no one size fits all."
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    Loose vs. Lose

    I would advise everyone to seek advice on this topic elsewhere.
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    Car Hauler W/Living Quarters Question

    Awesome rig Gary and glad to see you "back in action."
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    Where you be on Thanksgiving Day?

    It will be our traditional Thanksgiving family get together at grandma's (our) house. Our 4 boys, their wives, 6 grandkids and 3 dogs will all be here for family fun. Wouldn't trade it for the world.
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    Greetings fellow veterans! Share an old photo.

    Somewhere in I corps South Vietnam in 1967. Even though I retired from the Air Force, my first 4 years of service was in the Marine Corps.
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    Sold - Eternabond Tape 4' x 50'

    Item sold. Thank you.
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    Sold - Eternabond Tape 4' x 50'

    Yes. PM Sent.
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    Sold - Eternabond Tape 4' x 50'

    I sold my RV 12 months ago and I bought it just a few months before that so I'd say 15 months.
  10. New in the original packaging. Eternabond roof & leak repair tape. 4' x 50' roll. Light gray color. $37 includes free shipping in the continental US.
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    Veterans Understand This

    One of the reasons I still work in a job that I love is it takes me to several Air Force bases each year. As an Air Force retiree, I love being back on base and the feeling that goes along with it.
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    Only at Walmart....

    I think they are kind of neat.
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    2014 Chevrolet Equinox - Sold

    Equinox is sold.
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    2014 Chevrolet Equinox - Sold

    It is the LT FWD with the 2LT package.
  15. 2014 Chevrolet Equinox ready to flat tow located in NE Wisconsin. 4 cylinder automatic with 16,250 miles. I purchased this vehicle new to tow behind our motorhome but we sold our motorhome after only towing it about 1,000 miles. There are no flaws and it looks like the day I bought it. Has 5 year/50,000 mile drivetrain warranty and 3 year/36,000 mile bumper to bumper factory warranty remaining. Black granite metallic color. Professionally installed Blue Ox baseplate with breakaway switch. Tow lighting system separate from factory vehicle lighting. I installed an always hot 12 volt outlet under the dash for the auxiliary braking system and a switch to eliminate the need to pull a fuse when towing. Equipped with all the desirable options including heated seats and sunroof. Weight is 3,777 according to the 2014 Motorhome Dinghy Towing Guide. $20,000 Contact me for more information and photos.