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Old 08-23-2009, 05:57 PM   #1
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awning for'73 Overlander

What size is the awing for a 73 overlander??

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Old 08-23-2009, 05:59 PM   #2
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would a 16' work?
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Terry - I think it should be 18'. My TW has a 16' awning.

bwoodtx - A 16' vintage awning with poles on the ground would work, it would just be a little short. A 16' Zipdee would not work because the arms would not be secured into a vertical rib as required for support.
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Bruce,

Generally the awning is 10' less than the TT length. Though the one on my 25' Avion is 16'.

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Terry and Kevin are correct. I just went outside and measured mine and it is 15'. Sorry about that.

A 16' would still be too short to mount correctly on your trailer. It should fit a pre 69 Overlander.
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