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Old 10-22-2015, 04:36 PM   #11
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Old 10-22-2015, 04:39 PM   #12
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If you look at the design of the stabilizer jacks, the more vertical the legs, the better. The jacks are designed to slide from side to side.

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Old 10-22-2015, 04:48 PM   #13
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Originally Posted by ColoradoRick View Post
Yes, my Rocky also has just one big slide out and does make a difference.

We usually are on level ground when camping (mostly Colorado State Parks) but I still will drive up on leveling blocks to bring the side-out side up an inch or so.
My first V-lite had two slides and I would check level before putting slides out it would say level but after putting out always out of level. So I'd use a 2x8 board on the side out side then lower stabilizing jacks then run the slides out. Now it was always level and the center door would close and stay. Later RJD
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Old 10-22-2015, 08:24 PM   #14
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Amazing there are so many theories of leveling...slides in/out..."kettle black-kettle not... from the TT veterans leveling seems to be a technique which comes with experience and personalized to suit your situation. Let me add another method which works for us. Our manual states to level before extending slides. SO Once we have chosen our landing spot I place a 4' level perpendicular to the front door and raise the low end of the level until the bubble touches the corresponding black other words the bubble is beyond center at this point. The distant between the bottom of the level and the TT floor is the thickness of my leveling boards placed under the wheels of the low side of the TT...when the two slides are extended....voila....the bubble is dead center. This process takes all for a few minutes and works for us. Now I have to admit...we haven't parked in a field yet.
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Old 10-22-2015, 09:20 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by Drexel 2012 View Post
I have a 2013 Flagstaff 8528RKWS. It seems when I go and level I am in the bubble side to side. As soon as I put the slide out I feel like I am lower on the slide side.
You say you feel, have you actually checked how much it is going off level?

I level then open (6pt). No issues with side to side changes in level.

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