View Poll Results: Vintage awning type?
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Old 07-20-2010, 07:23 PM   #29
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Awning Arms extending to grade

Originally Posted by Jim Foster View Post
Many of us with Zip-Dee or that type awning have a small plate which we stake to the ground, then detach the awning arm from the trailer and attach it to the plate. This leaves the space open just like a "Vintage" type awning, but there are no support ropes. The bolt which normally attaches the arm to the is replace with a 1/4 inch diameter pin which is also used to attach the arm to the plate on the ground.

Will my awning arms go to the ground? My awning looks similar to yours.
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Old 08-05-2017, 09:56 AM   #30
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Franks Trailer - Your awnings are beautiful! I love the fabric. How do the window awnings work? What hardware is used to hold them up?

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