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Old 04-13-2015, 03:12 PM   #31
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Originally Posted by Stormrider151 View Post
The carry out is the same thing............. Just sexier
But we don't have to add UGLY weights.

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Old 04-13-2015, 03:25 PM   #32
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GREAT Ladder

About 3 years ago, I purchased a folding ladder from Camping World and it was a great investment. The ladder is 7' tall and when folded it is about 4 square inches. I have not seen it anyplace else but might be available at some other retail or on-line site. A little pricey but for me--worth every penny.
It fits very easily in my storeage bay. Takes about one minute to set up or take down. I am 6" tall and with this can reach just about anything. Also weight about 250 and supports me just fine.
Hers's the link if interested: 7' Double-Sided Rung Ladder - GP Logistics SLD-D7 - Ladders - Camping World
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Old 04-13-2015, 05:00 PM   #33
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We also have the 7' compact folding ladder. Fits in our basement. Lightweight and easy to use.
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Old 04-13-2015, 05:20 PM   #34
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Always good to carry a step ladder. I use mine all the time with my pop up. Camping without one would not be the same.


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Old 04-13-2015, 05:33 PM   #35
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Originally Posted by Longhorn 105 View Post
Did you make these storage compartments? If so out of what?
Sewer Hose Storage Using 5X5 Fence Post - Pics

Storage box for sewer hose?

I documented my install as well but it was a couple of years ago.

5x5 8 foot long vinyl fence post covers with caps.
I used 4 inch symmetrical gutters for the drawers.

I will try to find my thread.

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Old 04-13-2015, 05:50 PM   #36
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Originally Posted by OldCoot View Post
But we don't have to add UGLY weights.
I'll make sure the wife doesn't read that. She made them
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Old 04-13-2015, 06:11 PM   #37
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Originally Posted by Wanderer View Post
we see a lot of folks with stepladders strapped to rear roof ladders, what are pros and/or cons of hauling the step ladder around?
You may also want to wax your unit......J
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Old 04-13-2015, 06:11 PM   #38
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Originally Posted by bpadamson View Post
If you have a toy hauler, you need a ladder just to reach the top of the cupboards!
My short, French wife has to have a little step stool in the bathroom else she can't open/close the roof vent!! (Maybe I'll upgrade to one with a remote!!)
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Old 04-13-2015, 06:48 PM   #39
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For those that don't know Camping world and probably others on line carry a 6 ft foldable ladder that collapses down to 3x3 inches... for a camper and limited storage issues its pretty nice. Remember that old saying you don't need it till you need it.
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Old 04-13-2015, 09:49 PM   #40
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collapsible ladder

I have a ladder from Home Depot that I carry in the basement of my Berkshire 390rb. This ladder will extend to 10 feet but collapses to just over 4 feet stores flat. It extends and retracts very quickly and is very sturdy...

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