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Old 11-17-2015, 03:35 PM   #21
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Thor... yes that Scamp vent fan was unsalvageable. But the Maxifan I replaced it with hung down too low inside so I had to build a fiberglassed wood ledge on the roof.
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Old 11-17-2015, 04:15 PM   #22
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Is the clear on the window tops proflex as well?
Hi: skiman... Proflex comes in both white and clear. Alf
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Old 11-17-2015, 04:23 PM   #23
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Thor... yes that Scamp vent fan was unsalvageable. But the Maxifan I replaced it with hung down too low inside so I had to build a fiberglassed wood ledge on the roof.
Nice work Myron.
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Old 11-17-2015, 05:20 PM   #24
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Thor... yes that Scamp vent fan was unsalvageable. But the Maxifan I replaced it with hung down too low inside so I had to build a fiberglassed wood ledge on the roof.
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Old 11-17-2015, 05:31 PM   #25
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Old 11-17-2015, 05:39 PM   #26
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Is the clear on the window tops proflex as well?
That I do not know, but since it is out of sight it may be just plain silicone. I'd ask ETI for a complete list of adhesives they may use.
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Old 11-17-2015, 08:17 PM   #27
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Is the clear on the window tops proflex as well?
Mine is, because I have touched it up. Again, the nice thing about Proflex is that it adheres to itself. You do not have to remove it. It does need to be cleaned with alcohol and then I mask it off. Someone mentioned two caulks… if you have had your trailer for a while, the mastic tends to ooze out even under the Proflex. Since I don't want to remove all of the caulk, I will just live with the gray oozing out under the Proflex until I can't stand it any longer.
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Old 11-17-2015, 08:28 PM   #28
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Just use a plastic putty knife to scrape ooze. Escape included this little scraper in the welcome kit at a recent rally.
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I don't know when all molded towable manufacturers (any brand) started applying caulk over the top of the exterior window frames. I know my 1988 Scamp doesn't have it... right from the factory. I'm sorry ETI decided they needed to put the clear across the top of the windows on Ten Forward. It sure was nice and clear when brand new, now a dirty looking greenish/brown after 16 months. If I have the energy in the Spring, I may take a non-serrated plastic knife and cut it off.


Plastic won't score the gelcoat unlike using a metal knife of any kind.
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Just use a plastic putty knife to scrape ooze. Escape included this little scraper in the welcome kit at a recent rally.
Yep, use this on the mastic but it doesn't work on the mastic that is covered by the Proflex.
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