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Old 03-23-2014, 09:47 PM   #21
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Okay, I understand about wanting both tires to lift at the same rate, etc. BUT what do you do when one axle is in a hole and the other axle is high? I camp in cow pastures and there's nothing flat or level about those areas.
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Old 03-23-2014, 09:50 PM   #22
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Donna, you may want to reconsider camping in cow pastures with your new Escape, I would not consider that with mine.
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Old 03-23-2014, 09:52 PM   #23
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So, exactly how much did you cut off the levelers
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Reace and I tried placing one Anderson leveler between the tires on my 21 and failed. There just isn't enough room, and with their shape, they never sit flat. I checked with the Anderson representative for our area about cutting the levelers. He said that they were designed with that in mind.

At first, I planned on cutting only one, but looking at it I decided to cut both. I wanted both tires to start at the same point on it's leveler and rise at the same rate. I didn't want to start the lift, stop part way up to place the short leveler between the tires, then finish the lift. I also thought it would be easier when coming off the levelers if they were both working in unison. I purchased the levelers to simplify the leveling process and hopefully I've done that. I may be wrong in this thinking, but that's how I did it.
I just went out and checked these on mine, they will fit between the 21' wheels as well as the 19' wheels without cutting, they work the same as the Andersen units
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Old 03-23-2014, 10:11 PM   #25
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Okay, don't want to trash the OPs thread, but I still need to know. How do you use these if one axle is in a hole and the other axle is high? I don't always camp where the asphalt or concrete or gravel is flat... (change cow pasture to field)

Surely there are folks that boondock and will run into this condition?
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OK Donna, you got me there. Every situation is different, and camping with cows I think definitely qualifies. Just another piece of that puzzle!!

But for consistency, as long as Escape doesn't change their axle locations, and Anderson doesn't re-design their levelers, using their levelers on the 21 will require some modification.
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I think that situation calls for a couple 2" X 12" planks.
Friend used to carry them on occasions where the road in to the lake needed "leveling".
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Old 03-24-2014, 05:19 AM   #28
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[QUOTE=TAfraser;47297]Reace and I tried placing one Anderson leveler between the tires on my 21 and failed. There just isn't enough room, and with their shape, they never sit flat. I checked with the Anderson representative for our area about cutting the levelers. He said that they were designed with that in mind.
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Donna, how about moving the trailer so neither tire is in a hole.
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Old 03-24-2014, 07:55 AM   #30
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I carry a small shovel for that reason, to try and eliminate holes/low spots where I want my tires.
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