Calling all Khyam motordome owners!

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Calling all Khyam motordome owners!

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Just attaching mine to the bus for the first time and a bit of confusion has occured. We've got the pole and clamp method and from what I can work out you can't attach the awning to the bus with the doors closed? Equally you can't close them once it's attached? Can anyone confirm this?
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You can only really clamp it on the ends as the middle clamps get in the way.
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I don't know what the pole and clamp method is? my motordome attaches to the gutter with the figure of 8 strip stuff and you can open and close the doors ok :?

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my bus has got a roof rack and its never easy, any suggestions?

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flatbeat wrote:You can only really clamp it on the ends as the middle clamps get in the way.
That's about right.

1 clamp at either end of the pole and 1 just before the doors start.

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no!

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urbanvw wrote:no!
I use the figure of 8 plastic strip to join to the gutter and this is cut into lengths to fit between the clamps of the roof rack, don't know what the others do :wink:

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A few of us down here have them and we just through it over the top, attach it to the roof rack, bumpers etc and when the wind is to much, dont have it attached at all as it keeps you awake all night flapping around!
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I'm with simon i use bungees and rope over the roof it's the only real way to stops these things falling off/ flapping about

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I use 4 clamps... 2 at the very ends, 1 just before either door, so I can still open them... Why do those wing nuts hurt your fingers so much! Really have to crank them up tight or it falls off with the wind. If done right will stay on all week...
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