I've seen this done on an awning from a SOB unit but they also had nylon straps that went from the awning to the ground with a screw-in device as extra precaution.
'01 2500hd ext. cab, 8.1 litre gas, 5 sp. Allison auto
3.73 rear end
Mag-Hytec rear diff cover
Amsoil Dual by-pass oil filtration system
Amsoil synthetics all around
265 watt AM Solar, Inc. system