Originally Posted by Idaho Spud
I too have bent and unsurgically removed several stabilizer jacks. Being a boondocker most of my modifications have been the result of uneven ground. The problem with stabilizer jacks is the fact that they do not slide well, they have a tendency to dig in. I have found that moving them a little closer to the wheels helps. I would be very interested in anyone's ideas to hinge them or make them flush with the bottom of the frame
Instead of hinging, moving, or making the jacks flush, why not install skids or castors behind the jacks so the skids or castors can do the dragging instead of the jacks?