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Old 10-29-2018, 04:42 PM   #1
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Winter Condensation

I've recently upgraded from a 1972 25ft Tradewind Land Yacht to a 25ft 2006 Safari. I full time in my Airstream in Colorado and have noticed condensation on the inside of my Windows now that it has turned cold. I didn't have this problem in my '72 so I assume my '06 is more air tight😁 . I've been reading about the DampRid products. Will the use of these resolve this problem or do I need a dehumidifier?
Thanks in advance for suggestions/remedies.
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Old 10-29-2018, 04:50 PM   #2
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Crack a top vent and your condensation will disappear.
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Old 10-29-2018, 07:37 PM   #3
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I use the EcoSeb DD122EA-CLASSIC Desiccant Dehumidifier. It is quiet and has another advantage over regular dehumidifiers - it works in cool temperatures.
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Old 12-26-2018, 11:51 AM   #4
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Space heater

If you have AC power, get a small space heater like this one:
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Basically, it socks air in the back and blows it out the front. It dries it out quite a bit when heating it.
We also live in Colorado, in our Airstream full time. Our only issue... now it’s often TOO dry... so much so that we need a humidifier.
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