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Old 06-14-2016, 08:07 AM   #41
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V-lite,

This is off the original subject.

I looked for the app you mentioned in the Android app store. Didn't find Albert. Is it Alfred?
Sorry about being off subject. Didn't think. Big worry for pet owners just the same. You are right. The app is Alfred. Just dementia setting in I guess.
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Old 06-14-2016, 08:30 AM   #42
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Other tips for surviving in high heat regards the fridge:

Try to shade the fridge side of the camper as much as possible. Turn the camper, if possible to put it on the "shady" side of the sun arc. Keep the awning at least partially out if it shades your fridge location.

Add 12 volt booster (computer) fans inside the exterior of the fridge vent to boost circulation (and thus cooling). They make a replacement top cap with solar powered fans https://www.amazon.com/Camco-42165-R.../dp/B0012FEX5K (but to be fair I have not heard that much "long term" good reviews due to the solar panels being plastic and they opaque from acid rain and such.

If you are handy, but don't want to modify your camper, it would be fairly easy to make a multi-fan (4 or 6 fans) on a sheet of ridged plastic that you hang on your lower fridge vent when you need it so it can be removed when you don't. A 12 volt power wire can be fed through an existing hole in the vent. Obviously, the fans should be hung so as to blow air INTO the camper's lower vent.

You could also put a small switch on it to shut the fans off at night so they won't bother you when you sleep.
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Old 06-14-2016, 08:36 AM   #43
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X3 !!! Remember dark is cool,,, if you have window shads,,, keep them in in the daytime !!!
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Old 06-14-2016, 08:56 AM   #44
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When your awning starts to melt and it feels like jello when you touch it.




We've been camping with the temps over 100. What we do is, as soon as I hook up the electric, I have the AC running to start a "cool down" in the TT, and then it just runs the entire time.
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Old 06-14-2016, 09:02 AM   #45
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I was out in 94 degree heat this past weekend in my Sunseeker. I had the A/C set to 72. It ran all day and only kept it to 75-76. It was cool enough at that temperature but it could not get it to 72. That was with a cloudless day but partial shade in my spot.
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Old 06-14-2016, 09:15 AM   #46
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V-lite,

You were continuing the conversation and adding information. I was pointing out that I was going off subject.
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Old 06-14-2016, 09:19 AM   #47
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I am still not sure whose idea it was to put a BLACK awning on our 2013 Sunseeker ??
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Old 06-16-2016, 06:32 AM   #48
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I am still not sure whose idea it was to put a BLACK awning on our 2013 Sunseeker ??
Cause they look "cool"? I have a black awning on my Concord too. But they still provide shade and keep the side of the RV cooler.

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Cause they look "cool"? I have a black awning on my Concord too. But they still provide shade and keep the side of the RV cooler.

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Looking maybe,,,
But cool is the last thing they are,,, Maybe nice in cooler weather ???
When you want a heat register ???
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My daughter and I started full-timing it in the hottest month in Texas: August. My site had zero shade. At first, I had trouble with the A/C unit freezing and cutting off and on and off again. An old-timer told me to run the fan constantly. We have cold spots and hot spots in our 25' tt, but it is tolerable. My biggest problem in the noise from the fan.
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