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Old 02-27-2017, 12:00 PM   #1
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Gizmo`s Help

Last week I ordered a set of Super High Wind Pop Up Gizmo`s for our 2014 Shamrock/Roo 21SSL. I ordered them with the velcro sewn in or pre-installed. My question is what is everybody using to keep the camper-side velcro in place? Type of glue, epoxy, adhesive?
Pics would be great along with hints or tricks to install the velcro.
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Old 03-01-2017, 10:23 AM   #2
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Last week I ordered a set of Super High Wind Pop Up Gizmo`s for our 2014 Shamrock/Roo 21SSL. I ordered them with the velcro sewn in or pre-installed. My question is what is everybody using to keep the camper-side velcro in place? Type of glue, epoxy, adhesive?

Pics would be great along with hints or tricks to install the velcro.


I have the same installed on currently on my pop up and I will be installing new ones on my new roo once I get it. I used exterior liquid nail along with small wood screws with washers as extra insurance. If you have a commercial tarp or sewing place near by you will find that they have a much nicer and heavier duty adhesive Velcro than what you can find in a box store. Also they usually will sell it to you much cheaper since you will only need 2 or 3 small sections.
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Old 03-01-2017, 01:29 PM   #3
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Great! Thank you very much. I'll check at JoAnn's Fabric for the velcro & Menards or Home Depot for the Liquid Nails.
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Quick update on my new Super High Wind PUG'S w/velcro pre sewn in ...Great fit so far. Outstanding fit & finish. Velcro is next. Here's what I'm using.



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Quick update on my new Super High Wind PUG'S w/velcro pre sewn in ...Great fit so far. Outstanding fit & finish. Velcro is next. Here's what I'm using.









Hello, any update on this. I will be ordering the super high wind set my self soon. Just would like to know how you attached the velcro and how it came out.
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I roughed up the surface with sand paper cleaned with alcohol then ran a bead of Liquid Nails Fuze-It pressed the velcro on & masking taped it. Bad weather today so I'll update soon.

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Interested in this as well.
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Old 05-07-2017, 12:52 PM   #8
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Performed Flawlessly

The Pop up Gizmo`s performed flawlessly. Here are some pics of them velcroed in. Saturday night it got windy 32mph gust for about 4 hrs....Gizmos didn't budge. No condensation build up on the tent ends in the morning. I just left them velcroed in place, unhooked the bungy's & folded the Gizmos up with the tent ends. Very easy & Highly recommended!
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....I just left them velcroed in place, unhooked the bungy's & folded the Gizmos up with the tent ends. Very easy & Highly recommended!
Thanks for this info. I have always been interested in getting some PUGs for my 21ss but thought it would be another item on the setup / take down list. If I can just fold them up with the bunkends and only remove for periodic cleaning and off season storage that would be ideal.
Does anyone else do it this way?
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Thanks for this info. I have always been interested in getting some PUGs for my 21ss but thought it would be another item on the setup / take down list. If I can just fold them up with the bunkends and only remove for periodic cleaning and off season storage that would be ideal.
Does anyone else do it this way?
I'd like to know this as well.
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