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Old 07-18-2011, 11:32 PM   #11
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get a couple box fans!! they will help move the air and have the AC just dump the cold air straight down!!

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Old 07-18-2011, 11:36 PM   #12
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We camped over the 4th in our HTT and the AC didn't kick off very often but it kept it plenty cool. We too use fans to move the cool air around, especially in the bunk ends.

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Old 07-19-2011, 08:26 AM   #13
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Never heard of, or seen this idea before. do you cover them from the outside? Or just inside? I would likley want to be able to take advantage of any cool evening/night breeze to let the A/C rest for a few hours.

We often boondock, where A/C isn't a viable option (unless you want to run a generator continually), so this is something that I may try...
We wrapped cardboard with foil and taped them inside across the vents. It isn't pretty, but it sure helps in this heat!
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Old 07-19-2011, 11:19 AM   #14
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Yeah, we already have all the windows and "sky lights" covered in the foily bubble wrap type stuff. We're bringing the generator just in case. And I'm praying for some sort of weather miracle! Please, God, let the weather cooperate!!!

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