Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-07-2011, 11:39 PM   #11
Senior Member
 
grhodes50's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Eastern Oklahoma, USA
Posts: 2,613
Quote:
Originally Posted by FreeWheeler View Post
I went out last Sat morning at 6am and trimmed every tree on 3 streets that was lower than 13'. filled the back of my GMC 3500!
I did the same thing on my street a couple of weeks ago. Also filled up the back of my truck.
Checked with the neighbors before I did it since the trees were on their property. I told them I would only trim what is directly over the road. They didn't seem to care too much for the idea, but told me to go ahead. Of course I could have went to the city and they would have come out and done it, but I thought me asking and doing it myself was more of the neighborly thing to do.
__________________

__________________

Gary & Trish
"PT Crew Member Since 11/2010"
2017 Prime Time Crusader 315RST TE 6.0 : 2007 Flagstaff 206ST MAC Series
2012 F-250 Lariat : FX4 : CC : SB : 6.7L Diesel : 3/55 Gears

2017 Nights Camped - 4
grhodes50 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-08-2011, 11:20 PM   #12
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 22
I think if this happens again (and at 12'6" I'm sure it will) I will consider having a fiberglass or aluminium roof installed, instead of the membrane thingy.
__________________

__________________
John & Deej
Bradenton, FL
2003 GMC Sierra 3500 6.6 litre TurboDiesel
2011 Flagstaff 8528RKWS 5th
FreeWheeler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-09-2011, 01:52 PM   #13
Senior Member
 
bsmall's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Elk Grove, CA.
Posts: 274
Some trailer manufacturers have an option for a fiberglass or gel-coat roofing. But I know it costs some big bucks though. That being said, I probably would have gone that direction when I ordered my Wildcat, but FR doesn't offer it as an upgrade/option...
__________________

Bill
2008 GMC Duramx-2500HD 4x4 CrewCab
52 Gallon Titan Fuel Tank
Reese18K Signature Series 5th Wheel Hitch With Slider #30085
2010 Wildcat 28RKBS (West Coast Model)
bsmall is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-09-2011, 02:14 PM   #14
Senior Member
 
rohlingerrv's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: south carolina
Posts: 133
My old 1990 5th wheel had an aluminium roof, boy did it get hot in the summer!
__________________

__________________
rohlingerrv is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




ForestRiverForums.com is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:36 AM.