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Old 09-28-2016, 08:12 AM   #11
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I rarely use mine at a full hook up campground but use it plenty boondocking.

As mentioned, it is great to rinse off your feet/boots, the dog, dishes or anything else to save on grey water filling.

The DW will sometimes wash her hair out there.

One thing I always found interesting...
Why is it NOT OK to dump your grey tank on the ground... but it is perfectly acceptable to use an outside shower for all the same actions for which the grey water goes into your grey tanks?

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Old 09-28-2016, 08:13 AM   #12
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We used ours to rinse off after swimming in the Ocean while in Florida or walks on the beach. That kept all the sand out of our RV. We have also used it for some of the other things already mentioned. If you are camping and it rains you could use it to wash off your shoes or boots from any mud.

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Old 09-28-2016, 08:28 AM   #13
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If you have a dog you will eventually need the outside shower.

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Old 09-28-2016, 08:34 AM   #14
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I use my out side shower all summer long, I ride the four wheeler and I love playing in the mud. I use my out side shower to rinse all the mud off and after I clean the 4x4 off I'm dry enough to go in and take a real shower. I will always have and use the out side shower. I am set up permanent with full hookups. We only move it one or twice a year now.
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Old 09-28-2016, 08:34 AM   #15
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x2 on some posts. I used mine for washing dishes mostly. Short hose was a problem and it was in the center of the trailer(hello wet ground). I bought a portable changing room/bath house and had plans to use it with an extended hose as a "rinse house" after kids swam. I am a FREAK and never let anyone use the shower(water is the enemy). DW has told me we are using the new units shower..a battle to be determined. We have not dry camped(weather mostly sucks here) and we use the bath house.
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Old 09-28-2016, 08:36 AM   #16
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Since we wash dishes at the picnic table, I use the outside shower as a source of hot rinse water

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Old 09-28-2016, 08:41 AM   #17
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we have used our outside shower more than we use our inside one (which is 'never').

When we had our camper at our lake lot, I had a curtain put up for privacy, and that was our shower.

I'm 6'4 and about 270 pounds and I simply don't fit in my campers shower stall.

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Old 09-28-2016, 08:54 AM   #18
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Just used ours yesterday to give the dog a shower/cleaning. That's probably the only thing I will use it for unless I get an extension hose.
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Old 09-28-2016, 08:55 AM   #19
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I also have an outside shower room that we sometimes set-up but mostly I hook it to my fish cleaning table.
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I have never used our outside shower but if you had young children that needed to be washed off it may be useful.

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