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Old 12-15-2015, 03:45 PM   #271
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I just purchased an amazingly powerful cordless vac for our Solera - the Makita XLC02R1W. It comes with a battery and charger, or without. I already use Makita cordless tools, so have a spare Drill and a fancy LED lantern/flashlight DML806 that all work with the same battery and charger. The Vac is noticeably more powerful than our cordless Dyson, and a bit handier because it is smaller.
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Old 12-15-2015, 03:49 PM   #272
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Has anyone considered replacing the LARGE A/C unit on the Solera with a low-profile one ? I put up a metal building to store the SOLERA, and we had to go to a full 12' opening, and it only clears by 5-6 inches. Plus the A/C adds more DRAG.
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Old 01-22-2016, 11:48 AM   #273
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Not so much a mod

DW wanted more space when preparing meals. I came up with this folding shelf that sits in the space where the overhead mattress folds. Easily removed folded and stored in the basement when not needed. Very light weight.
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Old 01-22-2016, 12:22 PM   #274
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Very nice!

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DW wanted more space when preparing meals. I came up with this folding shelf that sits in the space where the overhead mattress folds. Easily removed folded and stored in the basement when not needed. Very light weight.
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Old 01-22-2016, 01:48 PM   #275
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Neat idea and looks good too. Thanks for the pic's
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Old 01-23-2016, 01:15 PM   #276
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I really like that idea! Thanks for sharing!!
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Old 01-29-2016, 03:16 PM   #277
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I have several Winter projects going on our 2014 24R.

1. Replace kitchen faucet. The one it came with is an "el cheapo", and way too big for the single sink. Found a very nice Moen stainless "spot resist" that swivels out of the way against the wall. I also discovered the drain and both water lines were only "finger tight", and the drain was leaking. I also installed plastic PEX shutoffs on both lines and fastened the lines to the wall - they were just swinging 3-4 inches from the wall. (ALL PLUMBING should be fastened - after all, the whole thing is on wheels !)
2. Replace the heavy clunky glass shower door assembly with a new vinyl and aluminum one that bows out into the bath (7 inches) for more room. What a difference that makes!
3. Replace the sagging 2-string skylight blind with a 4-string blind that I already purchased from the dealer.
4. Fixed the noise coming from the LED light wire-nuts over the dinette table that rattle on the underside of the paneling when going down the road. I removed the LED light receptacles, pulled the wire through (there is a lot of slack), and wrapped the wire nuts with bubblewrap. Then just pushed everything back up and screwed the lights back on.
5. Replace the el cheapo entry door light with a black LED motion light (from Starlights). Very cool. It matches all the other black items on the 24R.
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Old 01-29-2016, 03:38 PM   #278
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2. Replace the heavy clunky glass shower door assembly with a new vinyl and aluminum one that bows out into the bath (7 inches) for more room. What a difference that makes!
This is on my list as well... Do you have a link to the replacement you are using?
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Old 01-29-2016, 03:54 PM   #279
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Call Traico to order the Shower Door

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This is on my list as well... Do you have a link to the replacement you are using?
I initially gave Traico my dimensions and he told me what he had that would fit. I wanted the dark bronze to match everything else, but all he had was a stainless model. I don't know if I have a 'model', but I'll look this weekend.

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Thanks, that's is the vendor I'm considering. Bclemens mentioned them in a post and attached a .pdf from SEA showing this setup.
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