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Old 05-12-2016, 08:11 PM   #1
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Will the BAL X Chocks fit between the tires. This model has a very small gap around 1 1/2" at the narrowest point. I don't want to buy them and find out they don't fit. They are on sale for $67.50 per pair online at Amazon and Camping World.
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Old 05-13-2016, 01:09 AM   #2
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I believe we have the 'sister unit' to yours (Rockwood 8289WS) and the BAL fit just fine!
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Old 05-13-2016, 06:50 AM   #3
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Time traveler. I see you have the Andersen levelers also. Did you have to cut them down?
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We purchased the rig and accessories from another member on this site (BamaBob) and yes, I believe he did say he cut them down...
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Old 05-13-2016, 01:35 PM   #5
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Will the BAL X Chocks fit between the tires. This model has a very small gap around 1 1/2" at the narrowest point. I don't want to buy them and find out they don't fit. They are on sale for $67.50 per pair online at Amazon and Camping World.
Had a set similar to BAL X. Did very little to stabilize our 8528IKWS. Do not waste your money. Get a set of JT Strongarm Stabilizers. They work VERY well.

And the other thing that comes to mind. If you replace the stock tires with MAXXIS tires as I did, the gap becomes a bit smaller.
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Old 05-13-2016, 01:40 PM   #6
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Check questions On Amazon - Looks like no go

How narrow do these chocks get when fully expanded? my new fifth wheel has large tires that are fairly close together.
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They will narrow to about 3 in. The tires on my 5th wheel r very close and they work great
By roger grimes on July 6, 2015 I am pretty sure they go down to 4 inches.
By darren on July 5, 2015
When they are collapsed it is 3 1/2 inches apart at 13 inches distance apart top to
By Debrah A. Erickson on July 4, 2015
2 1\2 to 3 inch fully closed
By robert s klepper jr. on July 5, 2015


Previous posts did not show, looks like they might work
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