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Old 07-21-2019, 04:54 PM   #1
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Hard water spots.

I live in an area with hard water and when washing the exterior it leaves hard water stains on the exterior. Does anyone have experience with a product to prevent this?



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Old 07-21-2019, 05:01 PM   #2
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Portable Water Softener

I use this to both fill the water tank and to go inline on the city water inlet. I suppose it would work for washing the AS as well.
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Old 07-21-2019, 05:23 PM   #3
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Old 07-22-2019, 08:53 AM   #4
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Hi. Would this water softener device be installed before an inline hose filter or after the filter and then to the RV?
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Old 07-22-2019, 10:39 AM   #5
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Probably best after the filter to keep debris out of the softener internals.
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Makes sense. Going to order it for our next adventure.
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Old 07-22-2019, 11:12 AM   #7
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We use a RV-PRO 10000 softener. Cheaper and more capacity than the On The Go Standard, and at 20.5" high I can store it upright in the bed of our pickup under the tonneau cover. We hook up the water softener just after a high-flow sediment filter. We use a 10x4.5" Pentek DGD-2501 but a smaller 10x2.5" size also can work well.
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