Starling Travel

August 17, 2012

A Clever Way to Hang A Vintage Awning

Filed under: Teardrops & Tiny Trailers — Laura Moncur @ 8:00 am

The cutest thing about vintage trailers are those adorable awnings, but feeding them through the C-track can be difficult. Just watch this video showing how hard it can be.

Remember that she had practiced putting up her awning before doing this video and she needed a large ladder to get it on. Halekini, on YouTube, however, has found a really easy way to do it using a pulley on the C-track.

This is a brilliant way to to make setting up your awning all by yourself. Here is a closeup of his little pulley setup:

Easy Way to Hang a Vintage RV Awning from Starling Travel

If you are thinking of getting a vintage awning but are daunted by how difficult they are to put up each time, try this clever little trick to get your awning on its C-track without a lot of hassle.

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