That's the awing fitted

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  1. haganap

    haganap Funster Life Member

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    @drago35uk came around and helped me fit the awning to the new rapido ...looks brilliant..I opted for the sports version the F45s
    Used 4 inch nails to get it set and aircraft glue to keep it in place. ..


    Really looks the part can't wait to test it out.

    Mike assures me this is the way forward in awning fitting. ..
     
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  2. Silkcut1105

    Silkcut1105 Funster Life Member

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    Hope u bent them to stop em falling out .lol
     
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    upwards of course so you can use them as coat hooks inside
     
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    Don't forget to creosote it.
     
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  5. mick noe

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    use a bit of gaffer tape as well better safe than sorry
     
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  6. haganap

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    Cheers guys great ideas especially the gaffer tape does it need to be silver? .must say looks alright.
     
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  7. Wildbill

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    GAFFER TAPE!!! GAFFER TAPE!! BROWN PARCILE TAPE THAT THE STUFF TO USE NONE OF THIS MESING AROUND WITH GAFER TAPE
    COMON CHAPS LETS GET IT RIGHT:rofl::rofl:
     
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    the stuff marked FRAGILE obviously
     
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  9. haganap

    haganap Funster Life Member

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    just looked out the window, it's still there.
     
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    You could also flawnch the top with sand & cement mix.

    John.
     
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    And do the fabric with striped paint so it looks like proper deck chair stuff.
     
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    I put mine on with industrial grade double sided tape so as not to cause any damage when I take it off for selling (y)
     
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    What's wrong with plenty of Blu-tak? You can put the awning either side then, depending on where the sun is.
     
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    Whats up with you people have you not heard of lick and spital
     
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    I strongly advise you don't put out your awning if is raining too hard or is too windy and remember, strong sun will fade the material...

    JJ :cool:
     
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    It was 6 inch nails not 4....do you think I'm some sort of bodger?
     
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