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Old 01-11-2013, 07:21 AM   #15
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I'm surprised no one has mentioned to you either Gila or 3M heat control window film. We installed the Gila Titanium heat control film on our windows on our former Outback Fifth wheel. It made a HUGE difference. You could still see through the window but the radiant heat was greatly reduced. Phillip
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Old 01-17-2013, 05:49 PM   #16
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There is a professional clear window film made for autos that can be applied that blocks 100% of heat. I've seen it and had it applied to the front windows of one of my vehicles as the local man tickets for tinted windows. It's not cheap and must be applied by a professional but once done you won't even know it's there. I'm going to do my coach tinted windows inside in the spring hopefully.
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Old 01-21-2013, 12:50 PM   #17
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I know several people (including myself) that have installed exterior snap-on shades. There's a thread at Snap on Window Sun Shades for Your Excel
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Go to Shade Pro online....I had one made for the rear of my 5er....it was less the a $100.00 bucks...good quality and it works great...great bunch of people there...
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Check with RV Toys and get solar screens made for the rig. Not nearly as expensive as you would think.

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I bought a roll of reflectix for my west facing 3rd garage at home and lowered the summer temp 25 degrees

but for the truck/rv - this ceramic tint is not cheap but does work !!!

Commercial Window Tint and Home Window Tinting Manufacturers

all the 'upper scale' cars use it...
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You may also want to consider MCD shades on the inside that will block the heat, but still let you see out. On a cloudy day, you can just raise up the day shade to get more light. The night shade also gives you full privacy when it is dark outside.
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