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Old 10-26-2015, 08:13 AM   #31
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First trip out the temp dropped into the 40's at Tahoe. A comforter and the furnace were sufficient. We have a memory foam topper and I was unsure if it would be okay to run the mattress heat with that on. From previous responses I guess it is. We will be spending Christmas week at the beach so the weather might be cool enough to want to try the heated mattress.
I have a 2" egg crate topper and use the mattress heaters.....no problem. As others have mentioned, it works better when you're actually lying on it.
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Old 10-26-2015, 08:17 AM   #32
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I installed a heated mattress pad cover. Has 6 heat zones and 4 heat temps. Works great for my fybromyalga.

X2--this has worked for us in the RV as well as at home for many years!
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Old 10-26-2015, 08:29 AM   #33
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Nothing beats a Heated California King Waterbed !!!
In this part of the world,,, in the winter !!!
Guess it would not work to well in a RV though !!!
LOL !!!
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Old 10-26-2015, 09:41 AM   #34
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I am curious as to how the heated mattresses do with the common hybrid "condensation under the mattress" scenario in early spring and late fall? Do they help the issue, make it worse, or make no difference? I have found rescue blankets, reflective side up on the door itself under the mattress, to almost eliminate it.
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Old 10-26-2015, 09:47 AM   #35
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They are similar to popup mattresses in thickness, 3-4" thick, not like a regular mattress.
They also split so they can be folded for vertical storage.
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Old 10-26-2015, 02:23 PM   #36
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Free to good home: Short queen heated mattress from 2013 MicroLite .... we live in FL & replaced it after 2 trips out (so maybe only used twice - & never with heat)

Seriously ....if anyone wants it & is in or traveling thru the Tampa Bay area message me & it's yours ...been sitting in our extra room where we keep all our camping stuff for almost 2 years now & I just was never able to just throw it out!
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