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Old 06-08-2016, 05:02 PM   #11
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You might look at other "turn lights" than the ones I purchased from Amazon. I just noticed that they are now over double the price I paid for the less than a year ago!
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Old 06-08-2016, 06:29 PM   #12
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Wide Turns sign: http://smile.amazon.com/SmartSign-En...=sr_1_5&sr=8-5

Turn lights: http://smile.amazon.com/Maxxima-M422...ilpage_o01_s00

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Wired turn signals directly to exposed junction box just aft of batteries on tongue.
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Old 06-08-2016, 06:42 PM   #13
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You might look at other "turn lights" than the ones I purchased from Amazon. I just noticed that they are now over double the price I paid for the less than a year ago!
Not a problem. I have solid connections to the truck lighting industry so will look for them at a heavy duty store. Can probably get the wide turn sign there as well.
Appreciate the feedback.
My concern on the wiring was to segregate the stop and turn circuit so the side signal lights don't come on when you do a brake application.

I just converted our stop/Tail lights to 7" round LEDs, as our's were getting pretty sun faded and cracked.
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Nice mods. Those black corner covers, are they rubber? Where did you find them?
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Old 06-08-2016, 08:19 PM   #15
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Nice mods. Those black corner covers, are they rubber? Where did you find them?
What can't you find on Amazon? LOL

http://smile.amazon.com/Camco-42203-...omotive&sr=1-2
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Old 06-08-2016, 08:23 PM   #16
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They are "rubber-like" and I can tell you I have personally tested these a couple of times. ;-)
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My concern on the wiring was to segregate the stop and turn circuit so the side signal lights don't come on when you do a brake application.
Yes, mine do come on when I brake but work "normal" in turn signal mode. I just thought it was important for those drivers who are past my trailer tail-lights but not far enough forward to see my truck tail-lights to have some early indication as to my intentions. At least get their attention.....
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Thanks! Any possibility of a picture of your mod?
It's a bit difficult to get a decent picture in the area but I'll see what I can do. One more mod I thought of that's important. Not sure if you have the U-bench dinette or the table and chairs. One of the cross braces let loose on the seat of the U shaped dinette seat. Come to find out, the cross supports are stabled in place and don't have a lot of strength. I reinforced all the supports and it's totally solid now. There's several ways to strengthen to supports, I chose to use construction adhesive and glue 3/8th's plywood strips about 3" wide and 6-8" long to the bottom of the wood framing underneath the junction of the cross member and the main long wood pieces. I did this all around the bench seat in the front and rear of each cross member. Pull your cushions off and your see exactly where the beefing up needs to occur. By the way, I'm 185 lbs so it wasn't over-loaded by any means.
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Not sure if you have the U-bench dinette or the table and chairs.
Thanks again. I do have the "U-shaped" dinette. In fact I just received my drawer slides for my next project. I got tired of lifting cushions to get items in the dinette storage so I'm building deep drawers slide out of the ends of the dinette. Since I have 60 lbs on you, I'll make sure to reinforce the framing while I'm at it!!
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Thanks again. I do have the "U-shaped" dinette. In fact I just received my drawer slides for my next project. I got tired of lifting cushions to get items in the dinette storage so I'm building deep drawers slide out of the ends of the dinette. Since I have 60 lbs on you, I'll make sure to reinforce the framing while I'm at it!!
You can buy long, narrow plastic containers that are about 6" tall, with small wheels on one end that fit perfectly under the 2 sides of the dinette. They are about 3' long, fill up the area, and work really well as the are not that heavy and once you lift the front, they actually roll out. We put a small piece of clear edge guard on the bottom of the door lip that they slide over to stop the plastic drawer from scuffing the wood as it's slides in/out. Inexpensive, light, and sturdy method to make items stored under the dinette easy to reach!
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