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Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-05-2021, 12:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,249
Posted By miarosa
We've been using a 12v/110 fridge like these:...

We've been using a 12v/110 fridge like these: https://www.amazon.com/stores/Alpicool/page/140FD2A0-90AE-4E30-A545-009FF8734FE5?ref_=ast_bln

It fits under one of the bench seats and keeps...
Forum: General Chat 04-09-2021, 01:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,553
Posted By miarosa
bought this dolly:...

bought this dolly: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B008CE0TN4/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1

works great. allows us to turn our trillium sideways in some spots :)
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 03-18-2021, 12:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 502
Posted By miarosa
We sanded the excess adhesive/ensolite/gunk off...

We sanded the excess adhesive/ensolite/gunk off ours. Reflectix and headliner adhered no problem in the florida heat with 3M90.

I don't know that I would paint the fiberglass, and then adhere...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 03-01-2021, 04:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,563
Posted By miarosa
Yeah. I sealed up the belly band. My last resort,...

Yeah. I sealed up the belly band. My last resort, is ripping out the window, again. If it doesn't fix it, I admit defeat Lol
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 02-28-2021, 08:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,563
Posted By miarosa
yup. its sealed on the top and butyl taped....

yup. its sealed on the top and butyl taped. doesn't leak.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 02-24-2021, 01:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,563
Posted By miarosa
From the vent all the way behind the kitchen area...

From the vent all the way behind the kitchen area to the bed area?
Luckily, I have no wetness or trace of leaks there. The vent was replaced and resealed at the same time as the windows, including...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 02-24-2021, 12:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,563
Posted By miarosa
No awning. I can't figure out how it'd be the...

No awning. I can't figure out how it'd be the vent, it's quite far from the issue, vent is never wet, no drips on floor, no wet by walls closest to vent, ect.

I believe it was part belly band,...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 02-22-2021, 02:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,563
Posted By miarosa
nope

nope
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 02-22-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,563
Posted By miarosa
I have not looked very hard at the inside of my...

I have not looked very hard at the inside of my window frames. When pulled for resealing, everything seemed good with them. But i'm for sure about to go check them all now. Thanks for the suggestion!
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 02-22-2021, 11:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,563
Posted By miarosa
I believe its the same leak. The water just runs...

I believe its the same leak. The water just runs from above the seat, onto the seat, as well as behind the actual fiberglass bench and down into the pontoon. My headliner is flush with the seat,...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 02-22-2021, 11:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,563
Posted By miarosa
Mysterious, impossible leak!

After redoing my entire 74 Trillium, it seems there is now suddenly a new leak. Water will pool on the seat, coming from Behind the insulation and dripping onto the seat.

I have done:
-The window...
Forum: Camp Cooking, Food & Recipes 02-03-2021, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,360
Posted By miarosa
We use an omnia oven when we don't cook on the...

We use an omnia oven when we don't cook on the campfire. https://www.amazon.com/Omnia-Oven-stove-solution-wonder/dp/B000YLJQ5U/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=omnia+oven&qid=1612371375&sr=8-1

It is...
Forum: Care and Feeding of Molded Fiberglass Trailers 02-03-2021, 07:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 607
Posted By miarosa
I just painted my 13' Trillium with the same...

I just painted my 13' Trillium with the same paint- Rustoleum primer, above the waterliner for fiberglass, and the marine paint. I used 2.5 quarts of primer, for 2 coats with sanding in between. My...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 02-01-2021, 07:40 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,542
Posted By miarosa
search for upholstery gimp or hidem. They come in...

search for upholstery gimp or hidem. They come in various decorative shapes or plain, often used on trim of boat seats, ect.

Using gimp up there is such a brilliant idea! I ended up caulking some...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 01-21-2021, 02:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,207
Posted By miarosa
I bought it from MarineVinylFabric.com from...

I bought it from MarineVinylFabric.com from amazon https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07BMK77HZ/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1

It's very easily cleaned if need be. It was very...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 01-21-2021, 12:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,207
Posted By miarosa
It was about 8-9 cans for each layer.

It was about 8-9 cans for each layer.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 01-21-2021, 11:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,207
Posted By miarosa
I used 3m90 to glue the reflectix to the walls,...

I used 3m90 to glue the reflectix to the walls, and the headliner to the reflectix. I used vinyl adhesive, hh 66, to affix covers for the seams, which were a cotton/canvas twill ribbon.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 01-20-2021, 12:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By miarosa
Best of luck! We just finished renovating our...

Best of luck! We just finished renovating our Trillium, and the headliner was the WORST part! We used 3m90 which held up in the florida heat perfectly, no need for any hot glue. The seams were our...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 01-18-2021, 02:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,207
Posted By miarosa
Finally complete!!

Finally complete!!
Forum: Electrical | Charging, Systems, Solar and Generators 01-17-2021, 08:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By miarosa
We use a small 1500 watt heater that sits on the...

We use a small 1500 watt heater that sits on the floor or the sink. If it tips over, it shuts off. It works extremely well in freezing temps to keep the camper and dogs toasty. We know our power...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 01-17-2021, 07:45 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,542
Posted By miarosa
very nice! i can't wait to see what you do for...

very nice! i can't wait to see what you do for under the cabinets!
Forum: General Chat 01-15-2021, 08:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,205
Posted By miarosa
I've found that many state parks in NW fl are...

I've found that many state parks in NW fl are packed. I've had trouble booking weekends 2 months out. They also appear to only be allowing every other site to be booked.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 01-07-2021, 11:45 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
j seal/top seal this is the one i have for...

j seal/top seal

this is the one i have for my 4901 windows. hope you have better luck taking the top one out, which i'm like 99% sure has to be removed to swap the top seal, because i can't just...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 01-04-2021, 12:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
I'm glad? sad? it's not just me lol. I was able...

I'm glad? sad? it's not just me lol. I was able to renovate my entire camper, learn electrical work, fiberglass work, ect, but taking a window out?? apparently not. lol
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 01-01-2021, 08:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By miarosa
I used 3m90 to adhere reflectix to my walls. It...

I used 3m90 to adhere reflectix to my walls. It stayed up fine in the florida heat and humidity. I could not get anything, like trim, seam covers, to stay on top of my vinyl headliner though. I used...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 01-01-2021, 05:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
in one of the sideways pics above, you can see...

in one of the sideways pics above, you can see like a step pattern where the gasket lies. That upper lip part sits beyond the hinge where the screws are.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 01-01-2021, 04:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
The sides where the screws go is also different

The sides where the screws go is also different
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 01-01-2021, 04:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
Oh! Thank you so much for the video! I'm sure now...

Oh! Thank you so much for the video! I'm sure now that our windows are different. I pulled one of the lower ones and took some various angle pics. No tab anywhere.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 01-01-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
hmm its hard to tell what is behind mine, since...

hmm its hard to tell what is behind mine, since the window is in. There doesn't appear to be any tabs though. After the rain I'm going to take a lower one out again and see, as I'm able to take those...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 01-01-2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
Here is a pic of my back window. The cracked j...

Here is a pic of my back window. The cracked j seal along the top shows where the window won't lift out from. There are also no tabs anywhere
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 12-31-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
This older post,...

This older post, https://www.fiberglassrv.com/forums/f55/trillium-hehr-window-drip-strip-63982.html , shows the same windows I have, as well as the same unresolved issue.

These windows will be the...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 12-31-2020, 05:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
I don't understand how that tab impacts removing...

I don't understand how that tab impacts removing the window pane from the main frame.
Removing the window from the fiberglass wall of my camper isn't an issue.

If that tab is on the exterior of...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 12-31-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
hmm i do not think i have any tabs

hmm i do not think i have any tabs
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 12-31-2020, 01:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
Exactly! I'm able to get all of the lower windows...

Exactly! I'm able to get all of the lower windows out, just not the top ones.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 12-31-2020, 11:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
So I have 2 screws on each side, at the triangle...

So I have 2 screws on each side, at the triangle like pieces. After removed, the window pane does not slide out. There is a lip on the top of it, plus the edge of the top frame of the window, which...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 12-31-2020, 08:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
They absolutely do. Each pane is able to be...

They absolutely do. Each pane is able to be entirely taken apart, 4 sides, gaskets, and glass. I imagine it would be almost impossible to put new gaskets in and wiggle the glass into 3 sides of the...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 12-30-2020, 11:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
Hm. There are the small triangle pieces that the...

Hm. There are the small triangle pieces that the screws go into- they appear to be plastic. i was able to tilt the window pane up and it lifts off that piece it rests on/screws into. Yet, it still...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 12-30-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,019
Posted By miarosa
Top jalousie window aggrevation

So, my 1974 Trillium has original jalousie windows, 3 pane. I am trying to replace the gaskets in them and the top j seal, but it is impossible to remove the top glass panel. I cannot seem to find...
Forum: General Chat 12-07-2020, 11:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By miarosa
https://happiercamper.com/pages/hc1-travel-trailer

https://happiercamper.com/pages/hc1-travel-trailer
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 11-18-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,104
Posted By miarosa
This trailer was posted on a trillium facebook...

This trailer was posted on a trillium facebook group on 11/13 for sale at 15,570 in ontario. Post says on 11/16 that it is sold.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 11-15-2020, 04:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,207
Posted By miarosa
Here are some more! Annoying side ways closet...

Here are some more! Annoying side ways closet shot lol
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 11-15-2020, 01:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,207
Posted By miarosa
We finished!

While we are certainly not professionals, we managed to completely renovate our camper. It was basically a sick sad shell in the beginning. Now, everything is brand new.
Electric, 110 and 12 v,...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-29-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,207
Posted By miarosa
We went all out for Violet Beauregard! The bottom...

We went all out for Violet Beauregard! The bottom portion of the exterior will be the same color.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-19-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,207
Posted By miarosa
Been working diligently. Windows resealed. Vent...

Been working diligently.
Windows resealed. Vent replaced and sealed.
All electric replaced. 110 and 12v systems in order. Converter, battery, and sockets all wired.
Trailer exterior lights...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 10-07-2020, 07:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,706
Posted By miarosa
Thank you! That is indeed what we are doing-...

Thank you! That is indeed what we are doing- luckily we live in a beach area.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 10-03-2020, 06:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,706
Posted By miarosa
Exactly!! Thanks, Eric. I'm going with some 12/3...

Exactly!! Thanks, Eric. I'm going with some 12/3 awg triplex tinned copper marine wire (white,green,black). That'll take care of my outlets, and I have all new wires for lights, ect. I'm installing a...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 10-03-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,706
Posted By miarosa
the circular box does seem to go with the light...

the circular box does seem to go with the light fixture. They're all getting removed in the next week anyways.
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 09-30-2020, 03:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,055
Posted By miarosa
ya that's no where near the cubbies

ya that's no where near the cubbies
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 09-30-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,055
Posted By miarosa
Hm, nope, no water damage. It's just the raw...

Hm, nope, no water damage. It's just the raw fiberglass hull of a trillium. I've fiberglassed a bunch of areas on the camper, that isn't a problem. Likely doing headliner to clean the look up and...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 09-30-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,706
Posted By miarosa
thanks ;) it's all being replaced.

thanks ;) it's all being replaced.
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