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#16 ArizonaEileen

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Posted 22 September 2009 - 01:49 AM

QUOTE (Don @ Sep 21 2009, 08:51 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Walt - I put a large ball level on the belly band and can see it from the drivers seat. When pulling onto the camping site and by watching the level can stop on a 'close enough' spot.


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Don --

Wow, where'd you find this and how much was it? It would sure beat jumping in and out of the tow vehicle!

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#17 Don

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Posted 22 September 2009 - 08:24 AM

Its been a couple of years but I think I got it at Tweety's, their current price is $25.14 - here is a link:
http://tinyurl.com/l8abmn

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#18 WaltP

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Posted 22 September 2009 - 08:55 AM

Thanks Don. I just ordered one.

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#19 AnnaK

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Posted 22 September 2009 - 09:43 AM

That is an excellent level but OMG! They want almost $17 for UPS ground shipping to Pennsylvania. That's too rich for me.

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#20 WaltP

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Posted 22 September 2009 - 11:56 AM

I ordered it from
MakariosRV.com for $34.07, including shipping. Still pretty high for a leveller but it looks like it might be worth it.

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#21 Bill & Karen

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Posted 22 September 2009 - 12:28 PM

ohmy.gif nice, but it look like it adds a lot to the tongue weight laugh.gif

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Posted 23 September 2009 - 11:14 AM

Hi, you do realize you have now spent more money on beads than you would have going to Walmart or Campingworld and buying one yellow step up leveler. Takes two seconds to drive up one,two or three heights. And you can do it all by yourself. Legos take too much time to put together and store away. Happy camping.

#23 ArizonaEileen

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Posted 24 September 2009 - 03:41 AM

I assume Sherry is talking about this product:
http://www.amazon.co...f=pd_sim_auto_3

Personally, I prefer the Legos. More incremental posibilities and I can pull forward to 'dismount.'

That's the beauty of this forum, learning about all of the ways there are to do things.

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#24 WaltP

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Posted 26 September 2009 - 06:33 AM

QUOTE (Don @ Sep 21 2009, 10:51 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Walt - I put a large ball level on the belly band and can see it from the drivers seat. When pulling onto the camping site and by watching the level can stop on a 'close enough' spot.


Don

Don:
I got my ball level today. In looking at your picture it appears you just used screws in the bottom two holes to the belly band. Is that right? Did you add any support behind the top or is it just floating?

Walt

#25 Donna D.

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Posted 26 September 2009 - 06:40 AM

The cheapest I found it was at AdventureRV.net $24.41 + $10 to ship to my Zip Code:
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#26 Jim & Carol

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Posted 29 September 2009 - 09:26 AM

QUOTE (ArizonaEileen @ Sep 24 2009, 03:41 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I assume Sherry is talking about this product:
http://www.amazon.co...f=pd_sim_auto_3

Personally, I prefer the Legos. More incremental posibilities and I can pull forward to 'dismount.'

That's the beauty of this forum, learning about all of the ways there are to do things.

Eileen


How do you do chocking with either the Tri-leveler or the Legos? It looks like the tri-leveler has a built in chock on one end but not the other. I guess you could lenghten the legos to provide enough space for chocks. Are there some other accessories to these that provide chocking?
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#27 ArizonaEileen

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Posted 29 September 2009 - 11:14 AM

Tri-Leveler or Legos are for leveling, but you probably could use them for clocking.

I use chocks in front or back of the trailer to keep it from rolling, and the Legos (if I need them at all) under a tire to level it from side to side.

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Edited by ArizonaEileen, 29 September 2009 - 11:17 AM.

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#28 Lane

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Posted 29 September 2009 - 12:03 PM

Chocks

Similar to Eileen, I use chocks in addition to the leggos. After having my Casita chase me around a campground one time, I now have a total of four chocks and place one in front and one behind EACH wheel before I unhitch. If needed, I use the leggos first to level the Casita from side to side.

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#29 travlinbob

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Posted 29 September 2009 - 06:19 PM

Camping World now sells chocks that work in conjunction with the Lego style leveling blocks. Check them out here.

http://www.campingwo...ck-n-stop/43847

I have no affiliation with Camping World aside from being a customer.

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Edited by travlinbob, 29 September 2009 - 06:23 PM.

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#30 ArizonaEileen

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Posted 29 September 2009 - 11:47 PM

QUOTE (travlinbob @ Sep 29 2009, 07:19 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Camping World now sells chocks that work in conjunction with the Lego style leveling blocks. Check them out here.

http://www.campingwo...ck-n-stop/43847

I have no affiliation with Camping World aside from being a customer.

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Wow, I really like that, Bob! Didn't know they made such a thing. Gotta git me one.

The 'more gooder' feature about it is, when you're pulling onto the legos, that chock would keep you centered on the high lego without going rolling off the opposite edge.

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