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Old 05-05-2013, 01:12 AM   #1
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Any reason to not use the two front stabilizing jacks?

I would like to remove the two front stabilizing jacks on my Rockwood A122S just because I don't like the way they look. It seems like just using the two rear stabilizing jacks plus the front hitch jack should be enough to stabilize the trailer. Is there any reason why not using the front stabilizing jacks is a bad idea? Thanks!
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Old 05-05-2013, 01:24 AM   #2
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If you eliminate the front jacks your not going to like the shaking and moving in the trailer when someone walks around. Your going to have three points of contact and the front can get a rocking motion. Try laying in bed with your eyes closed and have some one move around in the trailer while using only the two rear jacks and the front lift and see how it feels. Windy camp sites will cause movement as well.
We block between our tires and put two extra stands under the center of our trailer and it's rock solid and comfortable.
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Old 05-05-2013, 01:26 AM   #3
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Try spending a few nights in the unit with the front jacks up. Our bed is in the front, on our floor plan, and with the front jacks up, the rocking and movement are too annoying for my liking...
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Old 05-05-2013, 01:36 AM   #4
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In this case I would think looks would be at the bottom when it comes to comfort and stability. I would think about it and experiment first.
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Old 05-05-2013, 11:21 AM   #5
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I'm glad I asked! Thanks for the replies.
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