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Old 04-20-2015, 09:35 AM   #11
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On our trip home from Chilliwack last year, I just used a wet towel and bucket of water to clean the front of the trailer when at campgrounds. That was my job in the AM while my wife prepared the inside to get ready to travel. If I had time to kill, then some more Starbright Marine. Beats telling the wife to hurry up!
I also get to clean the bugs off the Escape while DW makes final preparations for departure in the mornings. Seems to work out well.
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Old 04-20-2015, 10:56 AM   #12
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Old 04-20-2015, 02:08 PM   #13
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The protein in bug bodies can be dissolved by spraying on Hydrogen Peroxide. The remaining residue is easily washed off with a wet microfibre cloth.
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Old 04-20-2015, 02:17 PM   #14
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The protein in bug bodies can be dissolved by spraying on Hydrogen Peroxide. The remaining residue is easily washed off with a wet microfibre cloth.
This is fascinating! Can't believe we haven't heard this before. Thanks for the tip.

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Old 04-20-2015, 06:35 PM   #15
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Hi: All... We now have two springs worth of sticky yellow pollen...(Fla & Tenn) to wash off and another one coming soon at home. This is not to mention the green algae from two weeks of rain on the belly band and Oh...the tree bud stains.
We had a blast at Eggscursion again. More and more Escape's popping up there!!! Alf
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Old 04-20-2015, 06:36 PM   #16
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The protein in bug bodies can be dissolved by spraying on Hydrogen Peroxide. The remaining residue is easily washed off with a wet microfibre cloth.
Thanks for this great tip--we'll put it to good use.
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Old 04-20-2015, 08:33 PM   #17
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The protein in bug bodies can be dissolved by spraying on Hydrogen Peroxide. The remaining residue is easily washed off with a wet microfibre cloth.
Any suggestions/thoughts on good product (Turtle Wax?) that is OK for fiberglass surface for a monthly or "back from trip" cleaning, short of full polish with Star Brite? Have found that rag and water took off the minor black streaks under windows.
Thanks for any advice.
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Old 04-20-2015, 08:42 PM   #18
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Bug 'n' Tar will take care of the black streaks and insects.
I use Simonize Wash 'n' Wax for the rest.
I have plans to utilize my daughter's fiance for a proper wax and buff.
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Old 04-20-2015, 08:49 PM   #19
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Hi gbaglo -
Thanks for quick reply. Good suggestions.
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Old 04-20-2015, 08:55 PM   #20
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These all look like great solutions. Has anyone used them on their trailer or just on each other in the shower house?
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