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Old 10-11-2015, 09:49 AM   #11
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Thanks for the pics Bruce. That is what I was going to do, but worried about the leg scratching the end of cabinet when folded & traveling.

Part of the hardware is a rubber bumper that gets placed on the side of the cabinet Right where the leg hardware would touch it. I bought a nice fancy one at Amazon, but left it at home, so I will install it next weekend.

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Old 10-11-2015, 09:53 AM   #12
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Thanks again. Looks like I'll be doing this mod. Appreciate the help.
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Old 10-11-2015, 09:57 AM   #13
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Thanks again. Looks like I'll be doing this mod. Appreciate the help.
If you need any help with locating parts or anything else, let me know.

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Old 10-11-2015, 10:20 AM   #14
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I took another picture from underneath to show the hardware. Hopefully, this one will appear right side up.

Thanks for the photography lesson, aceinspp.

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Old 10-11-2015, 01:43 PM   #15
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This has to be the best mod to the kitchen on a 3029W that I've ever seen. Do you have the part number for the counter top piece and FR contact information? What did FR charge?
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Old 10-11-2015, 02:37 PM   #16
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What was the model of the 5th wheel that you got your idea from and ordered parts from
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Old 10-11-2015, 03:25 PM   #17
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What was the model of the 5th wheel that you got your idea from and ordered parts from
The fifth wheel was a Rockwood Signature Ultra Lite 8281WS. It's VIN is 4X4FRLD23G1868134. The reason its VIN worked for us is because the Corian was a match. I don't know how many different colors they used, but all of the 2015 and 2016 Rockwoods on the dealer's lot with Corian were the same color. When you contact Forest River, give them your VIN, also, so they can match your Corian.

The lady at forest River who we dealt with is Crystal Teneyck. Her email address is CTeneyck@forestriverinc.com and her phone number is 574-642-8926.

Our cost was somewhere around $400.00 including shipping to our door. It may sound like a lot, but it will completely transform your kitchen.

The part numbers are:

10-14254A/Maple Corian Extension
10-853/fold down leg

There were a couple other part numbers from Forest River that would be needed for the removable extension, but I didn't need them for my installation. In addition to the parts listed, I spent about $15.00 on the folding shelf brackets and the bumper on Amazon and a few #10x3/4" and #10x1" wood screws.

If Forest River was able to forget that I had a Windjammer and just sent me everything I needed for the fifth wheel I provided the VIN for, I wouldn't have had to order any parts from Amazon. The way I did it is exactly how it was done in the fifth wheel.

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Old 10-11-2015, 10:58 PM   #18
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I am so glad we never got around to installing one of those little flip down shelves. Your modification is much better. I will make note of these part numbers and see if we can do this over the winter. Our ice maker sits at the end of the counter so this shelf will work and the ice maker will be under it. Thanks! Another good idea from the forum.
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Old 10-11-2015, 11:58 PM   #19
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Yeah, very nice! I checked the extension that came with my WindJammer and all I will need are the folding brackets. This will definitely be my first mod. I wonder why Forest River doesn't just do the shelf that way to begin with. Couldn't cost much more than what they are doing now. Thanks for the great idea.
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Old 10-12-2015, 07:43 AM   #20
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Here are the brackets at Amazon. They are identical to the ones used by Forest River:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...ilpage_o05_s00

Here is the bumper I purchased at Amazon. It is nicer than the Forest River one and matches the kitchen finishes well:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...ilpage_o03_s00

I guess I spent more like $25.00 on additional parts. Earlier, I said I spent around $15.00.

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