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Old 12-26-2012, 05:49 PM   #1
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How much weight can a TT roof hold?

We just got 16 inches of heavy snow here in southern Indiana. I spent the entire day digging out. OOOH, my back! We just regained power to the house. I don't have any manuals here and I can't get to the storage facility because of road conditions. I'm a little concerned about the roof on my Eagle 320. I was thinking about going over tomorrow if possible, and removing as much snow as I can. Any thoughts?

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Old 12-26-2012, 07:25 PM   #2
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Here's a recent and similar thread that may be of help: https://www.jaycoowners.com/showthrea...472#post107472



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Old 12-26-2012, 07:28 PM   #3
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There was a post about a month ago on this subject.
Best I remember, general concensus was if you get 16"-24" and can safely push some off, do so.
24" broom or snow rake.
Just be careful and if you get down to a couple inches you're good. That way you won't have any chance of scrapping you caulking etc.

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Old 12-26-2012, 07:53 PM   #4
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As you can see from my signature picture we live in snow country at the East end of lake Ontario. 200"+. I do remove the snow from our RV roof. If I don't the snow melts between storms and the resulting melt (water) soaks into the bottom snow resulting in a very wet heavy pile. Eventually it turns to ice when the cold temps return. I try to remove as much as possible from a ladder, but if it is very wet heavy snow i do get on the roof to clean it. I am careful to leave a couple inches of snow to protect the roof from me and the shovel.
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Old 12-27-2012, 09:08 AM   #5
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Just remember it is a RUBBER ROOF and can rip easily.
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Old 12-31-2012, 02:25 PM   #6
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If you have a leaf blower that may work if the snow is not wet. I also have a floor squeegee that is rubber if it's wet. But that's just my opinion my trailer is in a building

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