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10-11-2018, 10:25 PM
Marvin+Doris
We went Bird hunting ...
and came home with a big catch. We are now the proud owners of a 1988 Bluebird Wanderlodge XXV (25th anniversary edition). Now I can change my avatar (Kevin said a station wagon was lame). It is 39 feet and 7 inches (ok we call it 40), has a 8V92 and 64,500 something original miles. Just drove her home from Michigan and she ran great. She is a true beauty.
The only negative: sooooo many buttons, soo many options. It is mindboggling.
Will post some pictures soon. It got all the options plus some. And hey who has a full awning on each side of their coach??? Big Grin Had to brag a little


1999 Bluebird Custom 33' 8.3 Cummins diesel pusher
2002 Toyhauler w/7.3 diesel
Former owner 1989 Barth Regal 25'


10-12-2018, 09:34 AM
Jim and Tere
Where did you find the bus station to park it? ROTFLMAO

Jim


Jim and TereJim and Tere

1985 Regal
29' Chevy 454 P32
8411 3172 29FP3B
Gear Vendor 6 Speed Tranny
10-12-2018, 09:40 AM
kenny j
Good for you two. We can't wait to see the lodge, and the both of you again. Will be looking forward to pictures.
Kenny
10-12-2018, 10:41 AM
Marvin+Doris
Only had to move 3 cars and a semi to get it in the driveway. Now I have to raise my RV port a foot to get it in there and sell a 19' camper trailer. java
To top it off it is a widebody.
Neighbor wanted to know if we are going on a World Tour ...


1999 Bluebird Custom 33' 8.3 Cummins diesel pusher
2002 Toyhauler w/7.3 diesel
Former owner 1989 Barth Regal 25'


10-12-2018, 02:52 PM
Dana
quote:
Originally posted by Marvin+Doris:
Neighbor wanted to know if we are going on a World Tour ...


That's what 2 of mine asked also. The Monarch went off site for a while while I try to get ready for the WINTER (ouch) season. RV port would be nice Mechanic .

Don't we all have awings on both sides? Sorry Oh you are talking about BIG awnings.

Congratulations on Big Bird. Looking forward to pictures.

Minnesota Pheasant Season Opens tomorrow.. Of course I am working so might try and sneak out end of day!


Dana & Lynn
1997 38ft Monarch front entry
Spartan Mountain Master Chassis
Cummins 8.3 325hp
Allison MD-3060 6 speed
22.5 11R
Cummins Factory Exhaust Brake
9608-M0022-38MI-4C
Christened Midnight

1972 22ft
Christened Camp Barth
01-04-2019, 10:45 AM
Marvin+Doris




1999 Bluebird Custom 33' 8.3 Cummins diesel pusher
2002 Toyhauler w/7.3 diesel
Former owner 1989 Barth Regal 25'


01-04-2019, 11:02 AM
Marvin+Doris
About a month later the pics showed up in Photobucket. Meanwhile we decided this Bird was just too big for the 2 of us (we like state parks and an Alaska trip, the Bird is too nice for dirt roads). And really do Ineed a washer/dryer and a garden tub and marble kitchen floor to haul down the road? Just got carried away, the Bird flew off to its new home out west where it will enjoy a warm indoor garage during the winter. It sure is a beautiful coach.

BTW that funky looking "watertower" on top is a TV antenna


1999 Bluebird Custom 33' 8.3 Cummins diesel pusher
2002 Toyhauler w/7.3 diesel
Former owner 1989 Barth Regal 25'


01-04-2019, 08:31 PM
Dana
quote:
Originally posted by Marvin+Doris:
About a month later the pics showed up in Photobucket. Meanwhile we decided this Bird was just too big for the 2 of us (we like state parks and an Alaska trip, the Bird is too nice for dirt roads). And really do Ineed a washer/dryer and a garden tub and marble kitchen floor to haul down the road? Just got carried away, the Bird flew off to its new home out west where it will enjoy a warm indoor garage during the winter. It sure is a beautiful coach.

BTW that funky looking "watertower" on top is a TV antenna


What was the old saying?????? Your eyes were bigger than your stomach?

I do know where you could get a really nice rig you know the history of and the care it has had. DBarth is still up for sale. Big Grin She is tough and I would have taken her anywhere.

If I wasn't so tall she'd have been my to the end coach. I love the room of Midnight but I sure see the difference in maneuverability. I have to think a little more in advance.


Dana & Lynn
1997 38ft Monarch front entry
Spartan Mountain Master Chassis
Cummins 8.3 325hp
Allison MD-3060 6 speed
22.5 11R
Cummins Factory Exhaust Brake
9608-M0022-38MI-4C
Christened Midnight

1972 22ft
Christened Camp Barth