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Old 01-31-2018, 04:49 AM   #11
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I went with the smaller size after trying to operate the larger one by myself. The smaller is a lot more manageable yet we still have a table and 2 chairs and dogs inside. Plus it can fit inside the 19 hatch.
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Old 01-31-2018, 09:00 AM   #12
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Anyone willing to share what type of clam screen rooms and size they're using?
Have the Clam EscapeXL. Very creative engineering which makes setup and breakdown a breeze. It packs to 78"x10"x10". On the 19 it fits snug but nicely through the rear passenger side outside access hatch and slides under the bed angled towards the opposite corner. Any longer and it wouldn't fit. Best done with two people so it can be held level and fed through gently. This is with a classic 19.

www.amazon.com/Clam-Quick-Escape-Canopies-X-Large/dp/B01KVCQSES
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Old 01-31-2018, 10:57 AM   #13
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Have the Clam EscapeXL. Very creative engineering which makes setup and breakdown a breeze. It packs to 78"x10"x10". On the 19 it fits snug but nicely through the rear passenger side outside access hatch and slides under the bed angled towards the opposite corner. Any longer and it wouldn't fit. Best done with two people so it can be held level and fed through gently. This is with a classic 19.

www.amazon.com/Clam-Quick-Escape-Canopies-X-Large/dp/B01KVCQSES
My daughter does not have an Escape but she does have this same Clam. My Son in law can deploy or strike this unit in well under two minutes. They haul it in the back of their Pathfinder. 6 adults with lawn chairs, a folding table for snacks, a cooler and the campfire in a can in the middle on low. 46 degrees F, no wind, no bugs, " Hey look, Dad's sleeping in his chair, again." " Leave him alone, he gets surly if you wake him."
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Old 01-31-2018, 11:18 AM   #14
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Old 01-31-2018, 01:03 PM   #15
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We carry a large Clam and an ETI supplied screen room for our old style awning - very nice to have when the bugs are bad....Norma won't leave home without them

It looks like the Dometic Veranda Room might work for the new awning - it has a fitting that connects the rafters and vertical leg and supports the awning rail.
One issue is it's designed for the 8' extension awnings on bigger rigs - end panels might be too wide.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_c...&v=21lqyyavLI0
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Old 01-31-2018, 06:48 PM   #16
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This is our current screen room, a Wenzel Biscayne model 36160. It's 14' x 12'. It's our best so far, being the third one we've tried. These were taken at last years Osoyoos Rally. This is reasonably easy to set up, though I'm looking closely at a Clam.
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