In The Lowdown on Camper Van Awnings - Part I, we covered Fiammas, the model we ended up buying for our VW van.
A second awning option we considered was the Shady Boy brand, which is manufactured by Equinox Sunshine Products Ltd.
Equinox, which is located in a suburb of Vancouver, British Columbia, is the baby of Wolfgang Vogt.
Vogt, who has been in business for over 12 years, told me in an email that his lightweight awnings come in four colours (burgundy, sky blue, mountain blue and silver), take only 30 minutes to install, and can be mounted on any camper van.
When fully deployed, the Shady Boy is 10 ft wide and pulls out 6 ft deep. continue reading... »