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Old 09-08-2011, 11:45 AM   #1
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Poorly made window Drains

I found water today on a shelf at the entertainment center.

I was in a panic since my built in computer ($$$) is right under that window. No damage fortunately.

There is a small window right above it.
I discovered the drains at the bottom are just pressed in slots (2). That window did not get a good pressing and the slots are VERY small off center hits. Fungus had grown in the grime and plugged the poorly made drains. I cleaned them with a pocket knife, but I plan on opening them up as soon as the rain stops. I am also checking all the other windows as well.


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Old 09-08-2011, 12:38 PM   #2
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Those "drains" have always been a problem, as far back as I can remember.

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Old 09-10-2011, 08:07 AM   #3
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We had water in our unit on one of the side stands twice this summer when we had monster storms. Figured it was the drains as well. Have to get a look at them too I guess. But the trailer is only a year old but with these things anything is possible.

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