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Old 01-04-2012, 03:04 PM   #29
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Damp rid makes several style of condensation products, I use the ones for our home toilets in the summer, they have standing ones for the counter and hanging ones for closets, I bet these would work great in the camper

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Old 01-05-2012, 07:36 PM   #30
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Using the cooktop will add to the interior moisture in the trailer.
Electric space heaters do not add to the condensation because they are considered dry heat. The furnace will not add to the condensate since it pulls the combustion air from outside the trailer and it obviously exhausts to the outside.
Propane contains a certain amout of moisture. Since the cooktop and oven burners do not exhaust to the outside, they will contribute to the moisture inside the trailer.
Anything that breathes: ie humans, dogs, cats etc will expell moisture into the trailer, adding to the condensation problem.
Obviously items like tea kettles, coffee makers, showers, sink faucets will add to the moisture.

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Old 01-06-2012, 11:55 AM   #31
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Originally Posted by SRW
I should have added to my reply to redwoodguy:

Using the furnace or an electric space heater to warm up the inside of the trailer will contribute to the possibility of condensation on cold surfaces like window glass. Considering the possibility of condensation; if its below 40F outside putting on a sweater is a better idea then using a heater (of any kind).
Only from a temperature differential standpoint. The furnace and electric neither add to nor remove humidity from the air. Stove does. catalytic heaters will.

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Old 01-06-2012, 05:04 PM   #32
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Trailers leak. And dehumidifiers are great.
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[QUOTE=REDNAX;1090570]Trailers leak. And dehumidifiers are great.

Amen to that...

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