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Old 07-15-2017, 05:52 PM   #1
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We just purchased a 2018 Shamrock 24ws and are looking for recommendations for the best cover based on quality and fit.
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Old 07-15-2017, 06:17 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forum. You're going to like it here.

To cover or not to cover is sort of like the gasser vs diesel debate. Covering eliminates certain problems, like fading decals, leaf and berry stains and so on. But then introduces certain issues where the cover rubs on the finish, and mold, and some other issues.

Not to mention the hassle of putting it on and off.

Someday I hope to have one of those skinny-legged carport shelters for my 5th wheel. While that's a bit more expensive than a cover it is to me the best solution. Until then the trailer stays uncovered, but parked so that tree junk doesn't fall on it.
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Old 08-04-2017, 04:17 PM   #3
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I have an Elements cover for our 2015 23IKSS Roo. It is a very good cover and can usually be found on sale at Camping World. I recommend you check them out. Its pretty easy to install and take off, and definitely keeps the trailer much cleaner than without it. Worth the trouble for sure.

As Radio said it will give the decals, as well as the gelcoat and plastic parts, protection from fading and UV damage.
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Old 08-04-2017, 06:24 PM   #4
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Calmark is by far the best but they cost alot also.
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Old 11-11-2017, 01:35 PM   #5
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RV Cover Recommendation

I bought an Adco cover this year. See this post:

2016 23IKSS cover recommendations?.
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Old 11-12-2017, 01:59 PM   #6
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Donít cover. Keep your money. Not needed. Your call.
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Donít cover. Keep your money. Not needed. Your call.
Ahhhh..... "To Cover or Not To Cover" That is the question
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Old 11-12-2017, 04:27 PM   #8
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There are no advantages to NOT covering that I am aware of.

If you are in a harsh winter climate, and you cover, you are avoiding the damaging freeze-thaw-freeze-thaw scenario by protecting your TT from the elements. For $200 and an hour of your time, I say Why Not? But that is just my humble opinion of course.
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Old 11-12-2017, 04:45 PM   #9
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Purchased this one for out 21SS at the beginning of this year. So far it's been great. Seams to be made very well and with the large zippered sides I can still access the trailer throughout the winter to place items inside or hide from the wife!

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