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To reduce movement make some nice 3/4" plywood boxes as I made. The shorter the ram extends the more stable it is 24k setting on the 6 boxes.

Note tires not touching the ground.



Cummins12V98 How do you adjust the six-point system so that it "automatically" raises the RV past the 1st level point to take the weight off of the tires? Or do you do this manually?


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show off ! [emoticon]

I use old 8" square lumber cut to 10" ..Like Rons stated above, the shorter those rams extend, the more stable you will be..


Take a trip out West and we can make you a set.


IF and WHEN I get out there, your gonna hook me up with some of those Crab and shrimp FIRST ! ! ! [emoticon]

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Cummins12V98 wrote:

To reduce movement make some nice 3/4" plywood boxes as I made. The shorter the ram extends the more stable it is 24k setting on the 6 boxes.

Note tires not touching the ground.



Cummins12V98 How do you adjust the six-point system so that it "automatically" raises the RV past the 1st level point to take the weight off of the tires? Or do you do this manually?


I use the manual mode. Hit arrow up symbol then press enter to start manual mode.


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Cummins12V98 wrote:

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show off ! [emoticon]

I use old 8" square lumber cut to 10" ..Like Rons stated above, the shorter those rams extend, the more stable you will be..


Take a trip out West and we can make you a set.


IF and WHEN I get out there, your gonna hook me up with some of those Crab and shrimp FIRST ! ! ! [emoticon]


Maybe even some Salmon.

HMMM you were "edited"

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I as well made up wooden packs out of 2x10x16". Screwed 2 together, added a handle and wholla. Like Cummins and FTG, place them under the legs as needed to reduce the gap between pad and ground. Overall w/ a 41' coach we get some wiggle, but nothing we cringe about. But as the old saying goes: "If the camper's a rockin'----don't come a knockin'"!

FTG---if you go out west, ya might need to get a dually! LOL Personally, I'm a shrimp kind of guy, but will settle for a nice burger or steak. Have that on the menu Cummins?


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ACZL wrote:

I as well made up wooden packs out of 2x10x16". Screwed 2 together, added a handle and wholla. Like Cummins and FTG, place them under the legs as needed to reduce the gap between pad and ground. Overall w/ a 41' coach we get some wiggle, but nothing we cringe about. But as the old saying goes: "If the camper's a rockin'----don't come a knockin'"!

FTG---if you go out west, ya might need to get a dually! LOL Personally, I'm a shrimp kind of guy, but will settle for a nice burger or steak. Have that on the menu Cummins?


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Maybe even some Salmon.

HMMM you were "edited"


Yes... because I just 'QUOTED" your post along with the pics.... the mods don't always like multiple quoting....

Like this one.[emoticon]

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" I'm a shrimp kind of guy, but will settle for a nice burger or steak. Have that on the menu Cummins?"

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Anyway, coming back around to the original post. I had a lot of movement with our 6 point leveling system and family of 4 in our toy hauler. I always wanted to add the Steadyfast system but haven't gotten around to it.

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Anyway, coming back around to the original post. I had a lot of movement with our 6 point leveling system and family of 4 in our toy hauler. I always wanted to add the Steadyfast system but haven't gotten around to it.


Got a set sitting In my garage, I built a set ,I copied the Steadyfast . Took them off my previous fifth wheel , planned on putting them on the one we have now , but with the 6 point level up I feel like they are not needed . But there is only two of us .

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