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Propane Area Bug Protection

Welcome to the first entry in November’s Mini-Mod Contest.  One Mini-Mod will be published in every Email Alert in November.  At the end of the month, we’ll hold a reader vote to determine November’s winner.  Click here for information about the 2020 Mod Contest, including how to enter.

RV Propane Bug Protection

Tom Neustadt, Knoxville, Tennessee
Propane Area Bug Protection
2002 Chevy 2500HD
2019 Lance 850

I fabricated a stainless steel mesh screen to keep wasps and birds out of the propane storage area. The Lance camper I have has a large opening under the propane tanks. It’s large enough for birds to build a nest, so I wanted to keep the birds and even wasps out.

Propane Bug Protection

I bought some stainless steel perforated metal to provide good ventilation while keeping the birds and bugs out. It has worked out great!

It took me 2-hours to complete this modification and cost me $25.  In my opinion, the skill level of this modification is medium.

Disclaimer: The modifications above are submitted by Truck Camper Magazine readers. It is your responsibility to make sure that any do-it-yourself modification project you undertake is safe, effective, and legal for your situation.

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