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Old 07-07-2011, 10:39 PM   #11
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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.


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Old 07-08-2011, 10:20 PM   #12
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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.

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Old 07-09-2011, 12:52 PM   #13
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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...

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Old 07-09-2011, 01:14 PM   #14
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My old 1990 5th wheel had an aluminium roof, boy did it get hot in the summer!

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