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Old 04-02-2017, 04:41 PM   #15
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Pictures of the wire run through the coach. You can fish the new wire in the same plastic protective cover as the wires for the awning motor.
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Old 04-02-2017, 05:03 PM   #16
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Vista Shade

Installed a 17X9 Vista shade on my 07 Monaco,love it easy to set up and take down,put a 3 foot cord on zipper,I am a little short this helps me install lower section
Their customer service was great,needed it in a hurry and they came through!!
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I glued a 16' LED strip on my awning roller, using silicone. Worked fine and rolled up good. I left the plug at the end of the roller, and once extended, I plugged a wire into it, ran it down the lower leg (with a clip at each end to hold it in place), and plugged it into another plug in the generator compartment.

It worked really well, HOWEVER, on my current MH, I installed the same LED strip (again with silicone) on the side of the RV just under the awning. Why? Because with it on the awning roller, I could ONLY use it if the awning was open; with it on to RV itself, it can be used regardless of whether or not the awning is deployed.
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This looks like the tape kind and is used in RV applications. The plug looks a little big. Anybody use this brand. It's a little pricey but it has lots of special effects. http://www.boogeylights.com/add-on-m...ower-lead.html
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So for automatic awnings do you disable that feature if you zip in the full shade ?

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So for automatic awnings do you disable that feature if you zip in the full shade ?



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Yes, I disable the wind sensor when the full shade is zipped on. Usually have corners of shade staked out to make more room under awning.
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Here is a thread that might help.

Who has added outside lighting to their coach

I put the LEDs on the coach under the awning. You can turn them up or down and it lights the whole patio area with a very pleasant light with the color of your choice.
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