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Old 03-05-2015, 05:56 PM   #1
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Andersen Camper Leveler

I currently use a BAL leveler for side-to-side leveling and it has worked flawlessly. However, being a single guy camping, I'm always looking for ideas to shorten the setup. So today, while wondering in the local RV shop I came across an Andersen Camper Leveler.

3604 - Camper Leveler

Just wondering if anyone has used one?

I also plan on installing a large level (I believe it is 11 inches) on the front of the trailer, so that after placing the camper leveler under a tire, I can then back up and view in the rearview mirror when the trailer is leveled side-to-side. Then lock down the parking brake and go out and chock it and disconnect the trailer from the TV.



So...anyone have any experience with either of these product?

Thanks.
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Old 03-05-2015, 06:00 PM   #2
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If you have a tandem axle, you will need two. I had to cut the corner off mine to be able to get them between the tires. I have since ground the 45 corner down to make it the same distance from the big cutout as it is on the side and bottom to make it even easier to install between the tires.
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Old 03-05-2015, 06:23 PM   #3
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Single axle, so I get to save money.
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Old 03-05-2015, 06:35 PM   #4
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I currently use a BAL leveler for side-to-side leveling and it has worked flawlessly. However, being a single guy camping, I'm always looking for ideas to shorten the setup. So today, while wondering in the local RV shop I came across an Andersen Camper Leveler.

3604 - Camper Leveler

Just wondering if anyone has used one?

I also plan on installing a large level (I believe it is 11 inches) on the front of the trailer, so that after placing the camper leveler under a tire, I can then back up and view in the rearview mirror when the trailer is leveled side-to-side. Then lock down the parking brake and go out and chock it and disconnect the trailer from the TV.



So...anyone have any experience with either of these product?

Thanks.

Just do a search here for Anderson Camper Levelers and you'll find all the info you'll need. Since I got mine, (luckily) every site I've been on has been perfectly level. So my experience (none) can't help you! But I did have to do some modifying to make them fit. I used a side grinder to do the trimming but it you have access to a band saw, would be better.
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Old 03-05-2015, 06:59 PM   #5
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I currently use a BAL leveler for side-to-side leveling and it has worked flawlessly. However, being a single guy camping, I'm always looking for ideas to shorten the setup. So today, while wondering in the local RV shop I came across an Andersen Camper Leveler.

So...anyone have any experience with either of these product?

Thanks.
All I can speak for are the Anderson Levelers - they work great! So much easier than eye-balling how many levels needed and never getting it perfect - with the Andersons, we can get perfectly level
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Just do a search here for Anderson Camper Levelers and you'll find all the info you'll need. Since I got mine, (luckily) every site I've been on has been perfectly level. So my experience (none) can't help you! But I did have to do some modifying to make them fit. I used a side grinder to do the trimming but it you have access to a band saw, would be better.
Why was the modification needed? Do you have dual axles?
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Why was the modification needed? Do you have dual axles?
Modification is so you can fit them between the tires as some axles are closer together than others.
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Why was the modification needed? Do you have dual axles?
Yes, my tires were too close together for 1 to fit in between. Remember that these are made out of heavy duty plastic. Their looks are deceiving. These dudes are stout! I read where somebody crushed 1 of theirs. I don't see how unless they put it in a bind and it had to give.
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I figured dual axles. They are heavy duty, I was looking at them yesterday in the local RV store.
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Another way to trim them. Per their Website.
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