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Old 12-17-2019, 06:26 PM
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I did mine in chilly temps in May. Just heat the area before cutting. Actually, I never got above 70. Pretty cold at 7,500'. It can be done. Now I'm working a one piece fiberglass skirt. I would recommend getting the frame as close as possible plus 1/2-3/4" before touching the canopy.
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