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Old 04-22-2011, 02:58 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by herk7769 View Post
My problem was the electric awning mechanism.

The folks that just staked out their awnings had the stiff arm type and they used tie down straps to screw in anchors.

The electric awning folks can't do that because it bends the suspension/folding mechanism if the awning can't move at all.
Ok I understand, and I have already learned that having the convenience of an electric awning has its drawbacks.

In conclusion, sunshade = good, opened electric awning plus wind = no good.

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Old 04-22-2011, 03:45 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by frankm View Post
In conclusion, sunshade = good, opened electric awning plus wind = no good.
That about sums it up.


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