Originally Posted by oregonct
Thanks for your replies. So this sounds like a prevalent issue. It also sounds like periodically, if this happens, no one has bent their jacks or damaged them in some way? I can work on my angle of approach. I thought it might happen when I saw the jack placements ... but the FR Rep said there were no complaints of this happening in the past. So I wanted to post it as well to get advice and to also log it in for others.
It has been an issue for sometime. BC at FR as been looking at other options
to try and solve the problem for future installations. I have no doubt that if you hit hard and fast enough, the hydraulic struts could be ripped from their mounts.
Folks with the current Bigfoot system just need to use a little caution and planning when crossing steep thresholds.