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Old 05-31-2015, 01:51 PM   #1
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need new roll-up covers on my slide outs

what material is used to make these covers?
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Old 05-31-2015, 08:15 PM   #2
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If you are referring to slide-out toppers, they are made out of vinyl just like your awning. Most places that sell awning replacement material, also sell toppers of whatever size you need.

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Old 05-31-2015, 08:43 PM   #3
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Sunbrella is a popular material that may be used.
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Old 06-01-2015, 06:36 AM   #4
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Tough Toppers makes good vinyl DIY slide topper replacements. Their website has video instructions for installation and directions on how to measure.

They say 2 people can do it, but if your slide is relatively long, it's easier with 3 people.
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Paz is on the mark great to deal with and the topper is better made and stitched also heaver les wind noise easy to work with for 2 people ...Bushman said that
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Old 06-17-2015, 11:47 PM   #6
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go to shade pro for replacement awning material
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Stone Vos also makes excellent replacements.
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Old 06-19-2015, 09:49 PM   #8
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We replaced all three original slide toppers on our Pinnacle after three years, using Tough Top Awnings replacement fabric. For the full story, check http://canadafulltimers.blogspot.ca/...r-awnings.html


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UTube.com has videos on how to fix just about anything on a RV.
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Old 06-24-2015, 08:08 AM   #10
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tough tops

I just ordered an received from tough tops. Material looks great an end stitching is good. Service good. I just wish I had seen in their Add that they do not side stitch their awnings. If I had requested it they probably would have. My original awnings were side stitched and lasted 12 years. I believe my new ones will work fine while new, but not sure as they get older they night more easily tear.
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