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Old 09-07-2016, 01:33 PM   #11
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I live in CT with the snow, ice, leaves, rain, etc. and never cover ours and it's sits next to the house right out my fam room window. We put fabric sheets in it after our last trip for the winter, and never had any issues with mice, ants, etc. when we open it up in the spring.
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Old 09-07-2016, 01:56 PM   #12
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I vote for covering it. I live in the NE and have always covered my RVs late Sept. thru April. My 2010 Solera looked new when I traded it a couple of months ago. Just think, you are protecting your RV from UV, the most damaging thing, for much of the year. Cover your tires too.
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Old 09-07-2016, 03:00 PM   #13
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I live in northern Canada , this will be my fourth year with my cover. We get lots of snow, ice, and wind. I wouldn't think of not using a cover, unless I was parked inside. In the spring, just a quick rinse and good to go. Don't buy a cheap cover though, you get what you pay for with these things for sure.
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Old 09-07-2016, 04:37 PM   #14
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40 years many trailers, never covered any. No problems.
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Old 09-07-2016, 05:35 PM   #15
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40 years many trailers, never covered any. No problems.
You will avoid ultra violet exposure , which will reduce fading , and prolong the life of your seals. The bonus is , it's nice and clean when you in cover in the spring.
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Old 09-07-2016, 06:43 PM   #16
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In northern climates UV is a non factor from late fall to spring.
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Old 09-07-2016, 06:54 PM   #17
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Cover it. Protects camper and helps prevent water intrusion should you caulking start to give out. I do it every year at seasons end. Looks good when you un cover at beginning of new season. I use Adeco cover and works very well. You can secure it to prevent rips and tears if done right. Later RJD
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Old 09-07-2016, 08:09 PM   #18
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In northern climates UV is a non factor from late fall to spring.
I'm not sure where you live but, it can get to -40 degrees here with the sun shining bright. There is still a UV factor.
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Old 09-07-2016, 09:06 PM   #19
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I'm not sure where you live but, it can get to -40 degrees here with the sun shining bright. There is still a UV factor.
Check with Environment Canada what your UV Factor will be in the dead of winter when it's -40...sure the sun shines bright, but the UV factor at that time of year is pretty much non existent....it's like people insisting wind chill effects surfaces other than skin.
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Check with Environment Canada what your UV Factor will be in the dead of winter when it's -40...sure the sun shines bright, but the UV factor at that time of year is pretty much non existent....it's like people insisting wind chill effects surfaces other than skin.
So, your point is?
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