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Old 09-02-2013, 08:45 PM   #1
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Me and my finance recently purchased our first camper. We have used it only twice this year, only had it a month so far, but we were wondering what is the coldest temp that we can safely pop the camper up and not crack the vinyl?

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Old 09-03-2013, 08:32 AM   #2
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Welcome to the forum and congrats on your popup. It might be a good idea to turn on the furnace to warm up the fabric a little before you fold it down. Another thing is you also have to be concerned about water freezing. Here's a link to a popup forum you might be interested in: PopUp Explorer - Index

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Old 09-04-2013, 11:04 AM   #3
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We've camped in ~5 degrees F many times over the years. Never a problem. Just go slow and fold carefully. We use a soft broom to push in the canvas when putting the top down.
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2003 Hyundai Starex (H1), 2012 Coachmen Clipper 126
I don't know when we'll be able to go camping again...
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