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Old 11-15-2012, 03:07 PM   #1
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"Getting on the roof"

I see people talk about "getting on the roof." For general maintenance what, if anything, can the roof of my airstream support?
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Old 11-15-2012, 03:18 PM   #2
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You, some tools and supplies and a square of carpet to keep from dimpling the skin. I'd suggest you only walk on the rivet lines.....

Stay away from the end caps as they have the integrity of a Jiffy Pop!


In all seriousness, the roof can support an amaging load, with that being said.... tread lightly, especially if it has rained!
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Old 11-15-2012, 03:24 PM   #3
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I cut a 2x12 approx 3ft long and covered with a carpet remenent.It spans the riveted sections and makes it comfortable to sit on when working on the roof.
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