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Old 10-16-2014, 05:47 PM   #791
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Now is the time to get the brackets so you can have the poles ready for what's left of the season this year or be ready for next year.
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Old 10-16-2014, 05:59 PM   #792
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We really love ours. We used them in the Amana's and then for 9 days on our secret place (kids didn't know where we were). The neighbors used rope to hold their awning down, during a 24 hour rain theirs had a big puddle in the middle and a lot of strain on the fabric. I went out and looked at ours AND NO PUDDLE AND NO STRAIN. I tell you make sure that you buy the longest poles that you can, ours went from 8' to 12' and they were almost all the way extended...sloped spot--level pad, just sloped after that.

Thank you OC for the great product.
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Old 10-16-2014, 06:02 PM   #793
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nuisance, Thank you for the endorsement. Glad they are working for you.
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Old 10-16-2014, 06:08 PM   #794
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During the five days we stayed at Greenbo Lake SP in Kentucky, we had three moderate to severe storms roll through. OC's awning system performed flawlessly.
You can not beat that system that he came up with no matter how much of a hard time I give him.. I suggest anyone with an electric awning put them on. It has saved me more then once. Electric awnings are garbage in my opinion...
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Old 10-17-2014, 12:29 AM   #795
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But Glen pushing the button to retract is better than a Standard Domestic one..
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Old 10-17-2014, 04:01 AM   #796
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But Glen pushing the button to retract is better than a Standard Domestic one..
That's true B&B, but just the metal arms are so Flimsy. Plus the manual had built in legs if needed......
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Old 10-17-2014, 09:55 AM   #797
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45 mph winds

Last week I use a few vacation days and was at the cg alone.
A storm blew in with high winds gusting 45 - 50 mph.
Normally I would have close up the awning by having someone hold each pole during closing.
But no one was at the cg just me So I left the awning deployed as I felt it was the best chance for awning survival Scared? you bet!
In combo with the poles and the de-flapper the awning did just fine

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Old 10-18-2014, 01:52 PM   #798
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Finally got my poles finished and we are using them this weekend. Working great!
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Old 10-23-2014, 04:14 PM   #799
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Still have some kits left. Better get them before we leave for FL right after Thanksgiving.
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Old 10-27-2014, 08:10 AM   #800
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OC, just wanted to make sure you knew that I want a pole kit if you decide to get the stock and make them this winter
I need an excuse to come visit anyway.
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