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Old 06-30-2015, 12:03 PM   #1
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Danger Will Robinson! invisible windows

Watch out! When the windows are open on the AS, at certain angles they are nearly invisible. I just walked into one, ouch, son of a gun! Watch the video, especially if you are a newbie like me.


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Old 06-30-2015, 12:10 PM   #2
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Well, you're not the first person to do that, it's a pretty common problem. On one of our first trips out someone walked into our open side window. Now I either open them very little (so they are close to the side of the trailer) or very much (so they are above people's heads when they walk by), or put our slip-on awnings on them so people can see them easier!
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Old 06-30-2015, 02:06 PM   #3
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Get yourself a pool noodle, cut some chunks and slice them. Become disciplined about using them. Sorry about the bruise... been there, done that. Ice and beer both help


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Old 06-30-2015, 02:20 PM   #4
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Ditto on the pool noodles!! Been there
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Old 06-30-2015, 04:12 PM   #5
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I always put out the rear awning by default when that window is open to prevent me from doing that.
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Old 06-30-2015, 05:10 PM   #6
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Not really a problem on my Safari. My old Bambi II windows would draw blood.
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Old 06-30-2015, 05:51 PM   #7
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I literally just bonked my head on the edge of an open window this weekend. Said things I'm not proud of. Lost a little skin. Really wished I had purchased noodles for all the windows....ouch!!!
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Old 06-30-2015, 07:27 PM   #8
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Here is the damage, could have been worse.

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Old 07-01-2015, 12:44 PM   #9
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Hubby's head required ice packs and gash treatment. We used frozen peas and hemostatic powder for his incident. I am getting noodles
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Hubby's head required ice packs and gash treatment. We used frozen peas and hemostatic powder for his incident. I am getting noodles

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I have never posted BF but have to ask where one can find the aluma-ice?
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Old 07-01-2015, 02:26 PM   #13
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I have never posted BF but have to ask where one can find the aluma-ice?

Welcome to the forum!

About aluma-ice... not a real product. But you could make this. That is a bag of aluminum BBs and I added a label.

If you make em and sell em and get filthy rich, please send me a complimentary bag
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Good one Janet I fell for the Aluma ice also.
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