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Old 11-17-2013, 09:29 AM   #1
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How do you level your Roo?

We got our Roo this summer and have not put any levels on the trailer yet. My Husband is not sure of the best product to use and where to put it on the camper. We were leveling the camper by putting water in the sinks and checking the level in the sink and then watching how it drained. It seemed pretty successful but I am sure there is an easier way.

Any suggestions?
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Old 11-17-2013, 09:38 AM   #2
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Level the Roo like any other trailer.

I use one of these in the fridge.

Hopkins Bull's Eye Surface Level Hopkins Tools HM09815

If you are kinna techie try this app.

https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...es.level&hl=en
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Old 11-17-2013, 10:20 AM   #3
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Cheap little bubble level. I usually level within a 1/2 bubble. No need to be exact. I also carry a 6" level with me in the tool box.
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Old 11-17-2013, 10:45 AM   #4
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I have been using a 12" level on the counter top. Its kinda of a pain running in and out of the trailer though.
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Old 11-17-2013, 11:07 AM   #5
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I have been using a 12" level on the counter top. Its kinda of a pain running in and out of the trailer though.
Supposedly you can do the same leveling with a 12-24" level on the side of the camper holding it vertically. It might save you time running in and out of the camper.
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Old 11-17-2013, 01:54 PM   #6
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I put a level indicator right on the front of the trailer just under the bunk door so I can see it at the hitch. That's the one we worry about when backing in. If it's off, then leveling blocks are called for. I put the other one on the street side at the front. Once I've disconnected the TV, I can crank the front jack up/down until it's level and the indicator is right there. I agree with getting within 1/2 a bubble, that's good enough.

I think using any kind of level indicator inside the trailer is terribly inconvenient, as mentioned above.

You do need to make sure the trailer is absolutely level before you install the level indicators, or you'll always be off.
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Old 11-17-2013, 02:02 PM   #7
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I have a Roo 21ss with a super slide on the one side and I found that I needed to have the driver side slightly higher. When I extended the slide, it would level itself. I guess due to the weight on the slide it was heavier on the driver side. I use a carpenter level to determine if its leveled
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I have a Roo 21ss with a super slide on the one side and I found that I needed to have the driver side slightly higher. When I extended the slide, it would level itself.
Mine does the same thing.

Probably a bit off topic but, the rear seems so light that the stabilizers tend to lift it up making it pitch nose down. The front stabilizers stay solid and wont lift the trailer at all. I'm guessing because the rears are so much closer to the axle than the fronts, or the fresh water tank in the front provides enough weight to keep it steady.
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I level mine the same as I did with my pop-up. I level it side-to-side, with a 2 foot level on the rear bumper. Once level, I level it front to back with the 2 foot level on the frame.

I'll then put a bubble level on the floor and counter to double check.
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Old 11-18-2013, 08:43 AM   #10
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This what I use: Hokins levels and Anderson leverers

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