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Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 06-09-2017, 11:19 AM
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Posted By Letitia
We have never actually used our fan that...

We have never actually used our fan that way...with the thermostat. We have turned it on when arriving at a campsite to start cooling things off before turning on the AC, or just run it a little...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 07-05-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Hi Lisa, My 200# husband sat on the roof with...

Hi Lisa,
My 200# husband sat on the roof with no problem. We really like the fan....good luck with the installation!
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 11-11-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Hi Dale, Yes, we are still very happy that...

Hi Dale,

Yes, we are still very happy that we changed the old "fan" for the MaxxFan....we have used it a few times, but really still need to use the AC down here in South Florida. We had it in...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-06-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Thank you very much Thom! That is really useful,...

Thank you very much Thom! That is really useful, as we plan to do a bit of boon docking when the heat & humidity subside. I'll copy your information and keep it in our camper manual.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-06-2013, 01:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Thanks Dale! But I only took the photos, husband...

Thanks Dale! But I only took the photos, husband did all the work!! :bowdown

I think the next thing on his list is to add a "porch" light. Then change out lighting for LED. Then upgrade...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-06-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Hello Weldon, It's great to hear that you are...

Hello Weldon,
It's great to hear that you are enjoying your fan....lucky for you that you did not have to worry about the fit over the middle seam. It seems that (from looking at photos),...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-06-2013, 09:29 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
And, finally! Here is a view from inside, showing...

And, finally! Here is a view from inside, showing that the fan location is in the middle of the roof.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-06-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Here is the fan in the closed position. The...

Here is the fan in the closed position. The whole project took about 3 hours.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-06-2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Here is the Maxx Fan in the open position. Note...

Here is the Maxx Fan in the open position. Note the slight curve of the cover, which allowed the cover to close completely over the belly band.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-06-2013, 09:23 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Of course we disconnected the battery before we...

Of course we disconnected the battery before we began....so, once the wires were reconnected, we connected the battery and turned it on to see if it worked. The inside trim piece needed to be...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-06-2013, 09:18 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
You can see there is a good amount of sealant,...

You can see there is a good amount of sealant, and also note where the rib/belly band is located (mildew, magic eraser later!) in relation to the space.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-06-2013, 09:15 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Dicor sealant

Dicor sealant
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-06-2013, 09:14 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
A strip of butyl tape was applied to the flange,...

A strip of butyl tape was applied to the flange, and the Dicor sealant was applied around the fan.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-06-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Next the old butyl tape and sealant was removed...

Next the old butyl tape and sealant was removed from the roof, carefully using a regular putty knife, again no damage to the roof. Sat right on top of the camper to do this.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-06-2013, 09:03 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Oh course, the hardest part was removing the...

Oh course, the hardest part was removing the existing fan, which had a bead of silicon and butyl tape (putty). Carefully used a sharpened putty knife (used a grinder to get it razor sharp). The...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-05-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Glenn, that is what I have been doing, only I...

Glenn, that is what I have been doing, only I have been clicking on Post Reply rather than the Quick Reply...Go Advanced option. So, I just tried that, and still it only posts the last of the four...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-05-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
OK, giving up on pics....just letting anyone who...

OK, giving up on pics....just letting anyone who is interested in this know that it is possible, and it took about 3 hours.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-05-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Final view

New MaxxFan, right in the middle of the roof.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-05-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Jim, I've tried 5 times....I load 4 pics but it...

Jim, I've tried 5 times....I load 4 pics but it only shows the last one on the message. 😡
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-05-2013, 12:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Jim, Amazingly it missed the rib (= belly band?...

Jim,
Amazingly it missed the rib (= belly band? Am I calling it the wrong thing?)
Sure do wish we had known that as we were worried and planning to cut away some of the rib to make way for the fan....
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-05-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
I am having trouble posting all the photos....not...

I am having trouble posting all the photos....not sure what I am doing wrong. Will give it a third try!
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-05-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Photos of Installation

From the beginning.....
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 10-05-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,693
Posted By Letitia
Done! Maxxfan Installed in Eggcamper

Hello,
Today, we replaced the factory-installed "fan" placed in the middle of the roof where the belly band is located on our 2011 Eggcamper. We bought a 5100k Maxx Fan because we liked the feature...
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