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Old 08-10-2018, 12:45 AM   #11
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One of our hooks. No reinforcement in walls. This is where ETI put it, to give you an idea.
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Old 08-10-2018, 09:34 AM   #12
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One of our hooks. No reinforcement in walls. This is where ETI put it, to give you an idea.
Marry, you have a bird nesting in your Escape!
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Old 08-10-2018, 10:49 AM   #13
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Marry, you have a bird nesting in your Escape!
Yep, six of them. They never want to leave
Anyway, they work like a charm: magnetic throat for keys, fly swather, etc. Notes, mail, etc go in beak. And can hang lots of stuff around their strong neck.
Very happy with my birdies!
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Old 08-10-2018, 01:36 PM   #14
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Some time ago, I ran across this Flicker account with interior photos of the older model 19 ft. Included are several that show placement of Umbra hooks that I found helpful.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/555715...57659150261505
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Old 08-10-2018, 01:55 PM   #15
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Some time ago, I ran across this Flicker account with interior photos of the older model 19 ft. Included are several that show placement of Umbra hooks that I found helpful.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/555715...57659150261505
This was ksitte's trailer and his detailed for sale thread does not indicate reinforced walls. He apparently used VHB, like he did in his 17. I tried a version of VHB for the cubbies and it didn't work out well (maybe I had the wrong type?). My caution is that all these areas as shown with Umbra hooks may not necessarily be conducive to finding adequate framing to screw into.

www.escapeforum.org/forums/f20/umbra-mini-hooks-11971-2.html#post231696
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Old 08-11-2018, 09:50 AM   #16
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I didn't have any walls reinforced. Found the interior cross support on the bathroom wall to the right of the door and got coat hooks from Walmart. It's high, but works fine. Around the corner I added a second coat hanger but this time reached into the cabinet and drilled holes straight down for the hat hanger support block. Think using double sided tape is a bad idea because when you need to remove it you also pull off the faux oak paper surface.
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Old 08-11-2018, 09:55 AM   #17
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I haven't done it myself, but have read that to remove an object fastened with doubled-sided tape, you use dental floss or fishing line to saw through the tape, which then gives you access to the adhesive.
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I rarely use dental floss and never go fishing but them who are sorry they used that tape on their walls will likely benefit from this news.
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I will point out that 3M Command hooks will release without damage, if you follow the instructions. If you don't follow the instructions, you will do damage, so save those instructions.
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