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  1. Look at the bright side, you got the backpacking...

    Look at the bright side, you got the backpacking side of the traveling experience in as well, although a bit forced!
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    You shouldn't have typed all that with a scotch...

    You shouldn't have typed all that with a scotch in your hand.
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    Great, I didn't want to sound like a...

    Great, I didn't want to sound like a dick...again! Def look at as many different vans as you can to narrow it down, but look at them with empty pockets, so you can't possibly be tempted to buy...
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    I think your problem is you are hanging out on...

    I think your problem is you are hanging out on soccer mom forums again!

    Nothing wrong with a milf with a mini...just saying
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    No offense, but you seem to be all over the map,...

    No offense, but you seem to be all over the map, you should really sit down and make a list of what you need vs want. You originally said 10k, up to 15k with the interior build and extras, the less...
  6. I have the same amp and agree its great for $20. ...

    I have the same amp and agree its great for $20. Glad I could contribute to this build thread, you are welcome.
  7. Great thank you, enjoying the progress.

    Great thank you, enjoying the progress.
  8. Did I read correctly that the headliner alone...

    Did I read correctly that the headliner alone supports that shelf, you do not fasten to the van body at all?
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    Astros are reliable overall, the motor is good,...

    Astros are reliable overall, the motor is good, but there are lots of little problems that will pop up, so reliable may be relative. Since you already are looking into gear ratios I think you are...
  10. Sold, and delivered. Thanks!

    Sold, and delivered. Thanks!
  11. Back on the market, Doug and I never connected...

    Back on the market, Doug and I never connected between my move across country and some delayed PMs. I still have the map, it is back for sale. Shipping from San Diego, Ca

    I pm'd doug a week ago,...
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    Same here, my light is permanently lit until my...

    Same here, my light is permanently lit until my inspection comes around. I have both the yellow caution light and the red caution lights for my brakes lit 24/7 on my dash.....shhhh
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    Its 2014, and you mentioned you do not have the...

    Its 2014, and you mentioned you do not have the best mechanical skills, so I would not even bother looking at anything pre-97ish, with your budget you can get a decent newer van and build it up the...
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    Since you said no Astros, and the 1st reply was...

    Since you said no Astros, and the 1st reply was an Astro, I wanted to add that since you are already leaning towards avoiding an Astro, I would encourage that you do just that. I spent 1.5-2 years...
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    Fantastic....I don't even know what Kyrgyzstan...

    Fantastic....I don't even know what Kyrgyzstan is, but I like it.
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    Awesome pics, great to see more families out...

    Awesome pics, great to see more families out enjoying this planet. I am fine with a tank on the back, do what your gonna do, that said, you only need a leak and a spark (static electricity) to end...
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    These work great but take up a fair amount of...

    These work great but take up a fair amount of space, if you are planning any long trips make sure you have somewhere to store them, or go with something less bulky like curtains
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    My basic mechanical skills consisted of changing...

    My basic mechanical skills consisted of changing oil, air filters, spark plugs, and tires on a Honda prelude before buying the Astro....so it was very basic (It still is). Before leaving on my trip...
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    Just an FYI: This is often the idler arms, which...

    Just an FYI: This is often the idler arms, which are a cheap, and easy replacement you can do yourself, easier than changing the oil filter. Obviously there could be more that needs replacing on the...
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    Here is snowgeeks thread with the poptop, if you...

    Here is snowgeeks thread with the poptop, if you scroll down there is a pic of him standing in his Astro, it just depends on how often you want that extra space.
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    The Astro has flexability, some of the other...

    The Astro has flexability, some of the other Chevys not so much, or at least much more challenging to make the changes. The Astros you can def get a pop top installed through ColoradoCamperVan, he...
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    Another vote for the Astro, which has pros and...

    Another vote for the Astro, which has pros and cons. For your usage, it would be a great rig.

    At least 1 other guy whos name I forgot and myself have taken Astros through Mexico, Central...
  23. The walmart parking lot

    The walmart parking lot
  24. Very nice, and congrats, over 800 days on the...

    Very nice, and congrats, over 800 days on the road!
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    Its all relative friend, all the pics you post...

    Its all relative friend, all the pics you post are places on my list, someday I will do a trip around the USA and Canada, but yes, the trips all of us take here and on astrosafarivans really show...
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