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Old 02-04-2016, 07:47 AM   #1
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Adding a rear Ladder ???

Considering adding a ladder to the rear of our TT,2015 Grey Wolf 26RL i understand you really need to hit the wall studs ! How do you find them, and, are the ladders made to the same spacing as the studs ? Is there a industry standard on stud spacing ?

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Old 02-04-2016, 07:50 AM   #2
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You only have one chance at drilling it ..........pay the dealer to do it!
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Old 02-04-2016, 09:25 AM   #3
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Some can't add ladders. We have a 2016 Apex 300BH and were told it isn't possible. Definitely a discussion for the dealership in my opinion.
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Old 02-04-2016, 09:31 AM   #4
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Normally a ladder cannot be added after the fact as there is no blocking to fasten to.

Check with the factory they will let you know if blocking is installed on your unit or not.

If it is your golden!
If not you'll have to use an extension ladder


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Old 02-04-2016, 10:06 AM   #5
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Thanks All

Will rite that off !
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Old 02-04-2016, 12:43 PM   #6
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You only have one chance at drilling it ..........pay the dealer to do it!
WELL NOT ENTIRELY TRUE

you have heard of the 50-50-90 rule?

its when you have a 50% chance of getting it right and a 90% probability of getting that 50% chance wrong.

Take the trailer to the dealer and ask them if:

1. they can actually add one onto that model and
2. Get them to do it if they can.
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WELL NOT ENTIRELY TRUE

you have heard of the 50-50-90 rule?

its when you have a 50% chance of getting it right and a 90% probability of getting that 50% chance wrong.

Take the trailer to the dealer and ask them if:

1. they can actually add one onto that model and
2. Get them to do it if they can.
so true !
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Old 02-04-2016, 12:59 PM   #8
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If installing a permanent ladder isn't an option consider a telescoping ladder. It takes up very little space in the basement. I think I paid about $140 for a 12 foot ladder.
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go to harbor freight tools, they have a little giant knock off ladder for 149 bucks. sturdy ladder that folds up pretty small . fits in my salem storage fine.
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As stated before, check with factory. My dealer said no to the ladder, checked at factory while on tour. For the 2012 Flagstaff txt the blocking was added to all the tts. Have had the ladder added since touring the factory. Also carry a little Gaint knock off I got at Lowes on sale. Comes in handy for cleaning off slides and upper running light work.
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