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Old 04-01-2016, 10:00 PM   #61
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I too really like the blinds that Escape uses. They work so great for use in an RV. There might be other good ones out there though. I had the mini blinds in our last trailer, and did not like them at all.

I really do have to ask though, why would anyone want to be sleeping when the sun is up?
Have also had the mini blinds in previous RV 's and really love the blinds in the Escape and was so glad for a change . Pat
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Old 04-01-2016, 10:04 PM   #62
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I'm wondering if one could simply remove the accordion blinds and spray paint them on the window facing side only in order to block more light? Hmmm.
The color Escape uses is neutral but fabric spray would work to change your color. Pat
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Old 04-01-2016, 10:19 PM   #63
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The color Escape uses is neutral but fabric spray would work to change your color. Pat
Yeah, I was thinking more along the lines of making the fabric opaque, regardless of color. The interior side would remain unchanged.
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Old 04-01-2016, 10:40 PM   #64
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Thank you for taking the time to post all those pics, Laura. The ones that impressed me most are the door pics as the close-ups reveal a much more appealing door than the ones posted earlier. At the time, I thought it looked just like the dorky doors on all the other trailers but your pics show a classier door (I think). I still don't like the screen door issue (love my retractable) but I have my forever trailer so it doesn't matter.
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I really do have to ask though, why would anyone want to be sleeping when the sun is up?
Been to Alaska in June?
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Old 04-02-2016, 11:22 AM   #66
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Been to Alaska in June?
Yes, last June. Though it was in the SE part, Juneau and Sitka.

I get the point though, as though we have longer daylight hours in Calgary during the summer than those further south, daylight is only from about 5am to 11pm, so not sleeping during those hours. Further north, there are definitely much longer days. I never had issue with sleeping with bright light shining though, 'cause with my eyelids closed I can't tell.
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Thank you for taking the time to post all those pics, Laura. The ones that impressed me most are the door pics as the close-ups reveal a much more appealing door than the ones posted earlier. At the time, I thought it looked just like the dorky doors on all the other trailers but your pics show a classier door (I think). I still don't like the screen door issue (love my retractable) but I have my forever trailer so it doesn't matter.
You're welcome. Yeah, the door was nicer in person than I thought it would be. Next time I go up, when the 21' display model is done, I plan to fiddle with all the windows and the door. Or, if I can't wait that long (appx 6 weeks), I'll go up when the 19' is done!

Gotta get a Nexus card at this rate!
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Old 04-02-2016, 02:26 PM   #68
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Do you know when the 19 will be completed inside?
No I don't. Tammy did say when they get used to using the new jigs and such, it'll take them 2 weeks to complete an interior. I believe Reace said they're still waiting for the mold for the bathroom with the new medicine cabinet. At times it was hard to hear/understand what he was saying if there's background noise.

(I've had the problem of understanding what someone is saying if there's a lot of background noise for as long as I can remember. It's not due to the Zeppelin concerts I saw either! I was told that everyone has a dimmer switch in their brain to block out background noise, but mine is defective. Yep, Dirk enjoyed saying my brain was damaged!)

It would be nice to see that 19 all completed, so I'll send 'em an email in a week or so asking if they could let me know. Then I'll zip up and take wads more photos!
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NW Cat funny you should mention that. Love Zeppelin, conversation about names came up and I threw out "Hey about No Quarter" She just gave me the look. Oh well I probably should have called dibs on naming rights
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