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Old 02-18-2016, 09:52 AM   #11
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Well Donna, I can't attest to your level of loopiness, but I am thinking you might have a bobble head. None of ours bounce when walking. I have skied and hiked at night wearing one, with no bounce.

Flashlights do work, and not crashing to the ground is very important. One doesn't recover as well with age, that is for certain.
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Old 02-18-2016, 10:36 AM   #12
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We love our LED lantern at home in the garden but when camping I pull my camp chair right up under the exterior light under the awning and turn on the LED awning light strip. I can read easily. I line my camp chair with my 12 volt blanket and sit out until late reading. It is my favourite part of the day - next to that morning coffee made with my Aeropress (thanks for the tip everyone)
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Old 02-18-2016, 11:06 AM   #13
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The backlit Kindle is what I use for reading with no lights on in the trailer. I can make the fonts larger as age progresses and I have over 1000 books plus access to check digital books out from the local library.
4 captains lights in bed and dinette corners are excellent interior lighting.
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Old 02-18-2016, 11:10 AM   #14
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Was at Lake Casitas recently and saw one of those awning lights- this one a multi-colored thing that was in its own way screaming into the night. Why people think that is OK is beyond me.
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Old 02-18-2016, 11:38 AM   #15
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Was at Lake Casitas recently and saw one of those awning lights- this one a multi-colored thing that was in its own way screaming into the night. Why people think that is OK is beyond me.
I'm with you on this. I too could never understand the desire to light your trailer up like a Christmas tree.

Obviously there are some that do think it is a good thing to do, and I guess it is their prerogative.
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Old 02-18-2016, 05:47 PM   #16
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I installed a eye-bolt to hang the lantern from. You remove the globe and hang it from a hook on the bottom and light shines down.
Lamp here is on low, because super bright isn't always what you want, and it conserves battery.
What happened to your "no holes" rule?
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What happened to your "no holes" rule?
I had the same thought.
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Old 02-18-2016, 10:08 PM   #18
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I discussed holes here:

LED Lantern / Momentous Event
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I completely missed that thread. Musta been sleepin'.
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I completely missed that thread. Musta been sleepin'.
Me too.
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