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Old 11-28-2015, 02:15 PM   #1
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do with their RV covers when they remove them? I know it wont go back in the box it came in.
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Old 11-28-2015, 02:32 PM   #2
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A big weeled garbage can with lid. Fold the cover in tail first. When ready to use cover again, place can behind camper,
get on top and have someone hand you the nose end. Pull it to front of camper and pull sides down. Reverse the process when ready to uncover again. Gets easier with practice.
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Old 11-28-2015, 02:47 PM   #3
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A big weeled garbage can with lid. Fold the cover in tail first. When ready to use cover again, place can behind camper,
get on top and have someone hand you the nose end. Pull it to front of camper and pull sides down. Reverse the process when ready to uncover again. Gets easier with practice.
For me I haven't gotten that far yet, mine is still in its original factory cellophane wrapping, I haven't used it yet. Its sitting under one of my dinette seats atm. Its good to know I will need a storage tub once I opened it and later on need to find a place to store it.
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Old 11-28-2015, 03:48 PM   #4
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There is no way ours would fit in a garbage can, but Mike's might. We have a 35' class A and it is very bulky. The storage bag that came with wasca joke.

So, what to do? I found a large Rubbermaid deck storage that I can get it into if I fold it right then roll it up. I keep the box in my carport and move it to/from the MH with a hand truck.

With the class A, it works better to go from front to back but we did back to front when we had our TT.

This year the cover is staying in the box because the MH is in Arizona. I will not miss putting that cover on.
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There is no way ours would fit in a garbage can, but Mike's might. We have a 35' class A and it is very bulky. The storage bag that came with wasca joke.

So, what to do? I found a large Rubbermaid deck storage that I can get it into if I fold it right then roll it up. I keep the box in my carport and move it to/from the MH with a hand truck.

With the class A, it works better to go from front to back but we did back to front when we had our TT.

This year the cover is staying in the box because the MH is in Arizona. I will not miss putting that cover on.
You sure? As mjones said, get the big wheeled one. Like the kind you can roll out to the street. Way bigger than a 55 gallon drum type. That's what we do, too.
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Old 11-28-2015, 04:50 PM   #6
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You sure? As mjones said, get the big wheeled one. Like the kind you can roll out to the street. Way bigger than a 55 gallon drum type. That's what we do, too.
Ya, I tried one of those. About half went in while the other half stuck straight up like a scarecrow.

I think our ADCO was designed for a 35-37' DP. It has extra material at either end plus it hangs almost to the ground. I would like to find one that has about a 6-8 skirt. I want to protect the top from pitch but would also like to be able to start the engine or generator or run the furnace without being concerned about trapping fumes. I'm not sure they make anything like that.

Sorry if we have hijacked the tread.
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Old 11-28-2015, 05:05 PM   #7
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do with their RV covers when they remove them? I know it wont go back in the box it came in.

Since our fiver is 37' long (13 Columbus), once we wrestle it off the roof via pulling the 2 sides up, roll it up, we then flop it down to the concrete driveway and try to get it rolled up tight enough to fit into the bag that came with the cover. NO WAY it'll go back into the box! It IS A pain. But once we bag it, it lives in a big cabinet in our garage/shop.

Getting the cover back on is a little easier since I really cheat..
I use the front end loader on the tractor to raise it up, then pull it out of the bucket! Unroll the cover from atop the roof. I know....that's really cheating or lazy or something..... Just using what we're blessed to have, I guess But, like our neighbor says, "it's depressing to see the RV covered!!" Boy, they aren't kidding!! sigh!!!!!
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I have a 33' travel trailer and the one ordered only covers the top. Little paranoid about El Nino and lots of rain so hoping this will protect the top from too much rain. ADCO#36042
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Old 11-28-2015, 08:35 PM   #9
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Should have said...my tt is just 25 feet. Won't work for everyone.
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