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Old 05-20-2012, 01:32 AM   #11
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My tank does not slide around but I usually keep at least 20 gallons of water in it when traveling. What I did not like was the way the front of the water tank drooped down. Much more noticable in the front than in the rear. I had some 10 gauge steel bent at a 90 degree angle by a metal shop . I added Neoprene rubber to the inside surface that contacts the water tank.. It lined up perfectly with the overhead floor support.

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Old 07-12-2012, 03:51 PM   #12
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Quick & dirty fix... The access isn't good enough for my hack welding skills. I had some ~1 1/4" steel angle laying around, and grabbed a couple pieces that were long enough to span across the two 2" square tubing beams that hold the tank up. I picked up 4 small (2 1/2" opening) C-clamps, located the tank where I wanted it, and clamped the angles to the top of the support beams, against the sides of the tank. As long as the C-clamps don't work loose, this should work well. Here's a pic, not sure if it will help or not.


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Old 07-12-2012, 03:58 PM   #13
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BTW, keeping it about 1/3 full of water did not help me. It would still pull the hose off periodically.
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Old 07-31-2012, 11:34 AM   #14
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Just got home from an 1800 mile trip, and the C-clamps have held up great so far.
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Old 09-15-2012, 03:17 PM   #15
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When I had my unit back to the FR factory for some other warranty work I mentioned that our FW tank was sliding from side to side.

They put in rubber blocks at either end screwed up into the floor of the trailer.
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