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Old 09-03-2017, 09:31 PM   #11
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I haven't had a chance to really enjoy the results yet, but it looks good and blows well!

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Old 01-02-2019, 07:17 PM   #12
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I like the e escape, may be extend the lip around a little to prevent rain from coming in when it is venting.

here is the one i made in Elfie.

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where did you get the cover for the hatch?
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Old 01-02-2019, 08:51 PM   #13
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Old 02-17-2019, 01:28 PM   #14
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Doggie window off amazon. Wanted to share it since I searched high and low for ideas on this topic.
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Old 03-19-2019, 06:43 PM   #15
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still looking for clear "bubble"

I just want a plastic 24x24 bubble clear to replace my emergency escape "door" without disturbing the frame. Surprized I see none on line with a lip around it (so it doesnt leak). Dont want it to take any time installing it.

I have spent some time looking to no avail! The marine hatch looks pricey and requires installation. I want roof access AND lots of light.
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Old 03-19-2019, 07:22 PM   #16
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I just want a plastic 24x24 bubble clear to replace my emergency escape "door" without disturbing the frame. Surprized I see none on line with a lip around it (so it doesnt leak). Dont want it to take any time installing it.

I have spent some time looking to no avail! The marine hatch looks pricey and requires installation. I want roof access AND lots of light.
You might try grafting on to the hatch door something like this.
https://www.ebay.com/itm/RV-Skylight...UAAOSwuxhbm9qn
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Old 03-19-2019, 08:09 PM   #17
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hoping to not make a frame. Too bad I cant find one with a lip! Looks like a solution if no lipped ones like on 14x14 skylights exist! thanks
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Old 03-19-2019, 08:15 PM   #18
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hoping to not make a frame. Too bad I cant find one with a lip! Looks like a solution if no lipped ones like on 14x14 skylights exist! thanks
What was wrong with the one I posted. It is 26" x 26". I would cut the lip at the screw holes, cut a hole in the hatch top and secure and seal it to the hatch lid. Done.
You're not looking very hard.
Here's a 14" x 14" with a 16" lip.

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Old 03-19-2019, 08:17 PM   #19
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I believe the OP is wanting something that can be opened/closed.


I do too, for that matter.
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Old 03-19-2019, 08:22 PM   #20
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I believe the OP is wanting something that can be opened/closed.


I do too, for that matter.
I don't believe what he and many of us want is made commercially. Take either of the 2 skylights I posted and cut a hole in the hatch lid and secure the skylight to the opening. You know have a hatch that has not changed in performance other than letting clear light in. What am I missing here? Maybe I should go in business and make replacement hatch lids in Clear or tinted Lexan.
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