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Old 09-16-2014, 09:14 AM   #1
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Slide out support

I been noticing ppl with support bars under their slide outs when open i just bought a used tt with slide out, do u reccomend using it when slideout open and camping

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Old 09-16-2014, 09:17 AM   #2
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I have 3 slides and I don't use them. I haven't seen anyone using them with a new camper, but I've seen them being used on older campers with slides.

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Old 09-16-2014, 09:54 AM   #3
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The owner's manual for your TT generally specifically recommends *against* them. If the camper settles or moves for any reason, you put extra stress on the mechanisms from putting the slides in/out.
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Old 09-16-2014, 11:39 AM   #4
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Totally agree with the above 2 posts. If used on a newer camper and it settles the slide supports will do more harm than good.
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Old 09-16-2014, 11:44 AM   #6
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Cruise through the RV campgrounds. See any of them. Most RV campgrounds have a lot of 5r/TT in them. I'm full timing it and I've only seen one in to many RV campgrounds that I have been in.

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