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Old 12-10-2014, 12:17 PM   #11
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Mine has the holes. Which you can offset for rain it also says in my manual that it has a automatic rain dump feature as long as you don't have it tilted too much.
I would refer to your manual.
I know for the year a model my camper is I wouldn't put added supports. Also the manufacture should have made a good product to begin with so why add extra stuff if not needed. Obviously in heavy rains and high winds roll it up.
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Old 12-10-2014, 03:26 PM   #12
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Mine Has the holes so you can tilt the awning but you dont have the return it to the original position I set mine at a tilt and that is the way it stays have not had any problem with it yet.

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Old 12-10-2014, 06:06 PM   #13
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My Carefree Elec Awning has the ability to tilt, my TT 2012, I know originally some didn't tilt but if your TT is '12 or newer I would be shocked if it didn't have this feature. the tilt requires a manual setting, but it's there.
My 2012 is the same way. When I did my walkthrough, the tech said the awning pitch wasn't adjustable. I asked him what the holes on the awning arms were for [already knowing] and he said "I'll be darned, first Carefree I've seen that's adjustable". So I think pre 2012 most weren't.
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Old 12-10-2014, 06:31 PM   #14
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well mine is tiltable with the knobs to tighten but I have had great luck leaving them loose and letting it work its magic. medium winds it blows upward , rain it drops down in the middle and dumps the only time I reel it in is if the winds are real strong

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