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Old 05-10-2014, 06:08 PM   #21
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My fridge is located in a slide. Would you check level with slide in or slide out?
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Old 05-10-2014, 07:29 PM   #22
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So is Ours.

If the Rig is level with the slide in, it will be level with the slide out.

If you have any other questions, don't hesitate to ask TheCigarMan (BTW what rig do you have? Most of us put that info in our Signatures)
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Old 05-10-2014, 09:29 PM   #23
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So is Ours.

If the Rig is level with the slide in, it will be level with the slide out.

If you have any other questions, don't hesitate to ask TheCigarMan (BTW what rig do you have? Most of us put that info in our Signatures)
Sorry about that. I haven't taken the time to set up my signature.

I own a 2014 Rockwood 2703WS.
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Old 05-11-2014, 02:42 PM   #24
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So is Ours.

If the Rig is level with the slide in, it will be level with the slide out.

If you have any other questions, don't hesitate to ask TheCigarMan (BTW what rig do you have? Most of us put that info in our Signatures)

Ours changes slightly side to side, but it's not nearly enough to stress about. After a few setups, we learned to account for it. (Wife and I are spastic about being perfectly level- our doors swing closed if we aren't as I can just naturally feel it).
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Old 05-11-2014, 05:53 PM   #25
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I might want to jump in and say, when pulling up on blocks, boards, sticks (whatever), make sure your tire is completely on, not hanging over the side. It keeps stress off the tire when setting flat on the object your are parked on.
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Old 05-11-2014, 08:50 PM   #26
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Sorry about that. I haven't taken the time to set up my signature.

I own a 2014 Rockwood 2703WS.
Another question. If I check for level inside the fridge it should not matter whether the slide is in or out. Right? Now does this mean that when my fridge is level then the fixed floor of my trailer should be level as well? How level is everything inside a trailer?
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Be sure to put a thermometer in the fridge as well. When the trailer gets level, the fridge will be able to get it's coldest.
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Old 05-12-2014, 04:05 PM   #28
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Another question. If I check for level inside the fridge it should not matter whether the slide is in or out. Right? Now does this mean that when my fridge is level then the fixed floor of my trailer should be level as well? How level is everything inside a trailer?
Spot on! When we level, we usually will open the door and secure it open, lay our level on the floor and 6 Actual (DW) will eyeball it and put out the legos while I do the backing.
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Old 06-21-2014, 05:16 PM   #29
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I know this is an older post, but this is a vote for the BAL leveler. We picked a new one up off Craigslist cheap for our single axle trailer and it is quick and easy. It wasn't even as heavy as I thought it might be and it stores flat.
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Old 06-25-2014, 09:43 AM   #30
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Does anyone have any experience with an Anderson Camper Leveller, posted earlier by BamaBob? Looks slick, though pricey, just wondering how good they are.

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Old 06-25-2014, 10:09 AM   #31
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There's a long running thread on them here:
http://www.forestriverforums.com/for...ers-43295.html

Long and short of it, other than needing to trim them up a bit for axles/wheels that are close- I don't think I've heard any complaints about them. (Though, I haven't read every post in that thread and have never used them myself.)
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Old 06-27-2014, 09:15 PM   #32
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I have also purchased this Andersen leveling wedge. Looks so easy in the video. I am very eager to try this.
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Old 06-27-2014, 09:21 PM   #33
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Love my Andersen Levelers. Best thing I've bought for my camping pleasure.
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[QUOTE=ependydad;608755]Ours changes slightly side to side, but it's not nearly enough to stress about. After a few setups, we learned to account for it. (Wife and I are spastic about being perfectly level- our doors swing closed if we aren't as I can just naturally feel it).[/QUOTE]

On ours, we need to have the driver's side about 1 inch higher than the other side before we put the slides out. Two slides on the same side, extended, hangs a lot of weight out that side, and drops the left side of the trailer to just about perfectly level.
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So when you level side to side, must you put boards under both of the low side tires or just one of the tires? I've always done both, but see some who only do one tire.

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So when you level side to side, must you put boards under both of the low side tires or just one of the tires? I've always done both, but see some who only do one tire.



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I raise both but I've heard if you only raise one, you get 1/2 the leveling amount. We try to "dial in" our leveling by raising just one tire when we get it close. Don't know if it really works or if it just let's us feel better.
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Raise both on the same side the same amount, otherwise, you're overloading a tire. Overloading a tire momentarily is ok while traveling, but not for an extended period of time parked.
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Raise both on the same side the same amount, otherwise, you're overloading a tire. Overloading a tire momentarily is ok while traveling, but not for an extended period of time parked.

You think that applies with the Equaflex system also? I can see where it would apply to a torsion axle system, but the idea of the Equaflex is to spread the weight evenly across both axles, thus both tires. Haven't studied it thoroughly, though. Just a thought.
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You think that applies with the Equaflex system also?...
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