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Old 10-10-2018, 09:30 PM   #1
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Bunk bed adjustments

I wanting to remove the stop blocks on the rear Happyjack bunk bed on a 222. Has anyone tried this? I'm wanting to lower the bed down so it would be just above the sofa folded flat. I don't see why you can't but thought I would see if anyone has tried. Thanks
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Old 10-11-2018, 10:19 AM   #2
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thats on my list as well -

I've looked at it several times and game-planned it, but haven't actually done it yet. The other thing I want to do is make an adjustment in the opposite way as well - actually drill holes about a foot higher than the stop blocks and use some more robust pins at that dedicated height in the same manner as the pins provided for the bunk in its elevated, stored position. The stop blocks are not quite high enough so that people can actually sit on the couches under the bunks while someone lounges/sleeps on the bunk above.
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Old 10-11-2018, 12:41 PM   #3
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I wanting to remove the stop blocks on the rear Happyjack bunk bed on a 222. Has anyone tried this? I'm wanting to lower the bed down so it would be just above the sofa folded flat. I don't see why you can't but thought I would see if anyone has tried. Thanks
I have the same question. Had a guest my first trip in the Octane and luckily had a step ladder for them to use to get in the bed.

This will not work if my Mother were to come visit me at a campsite. It would be ideal to be able to lower the bed to a normal height.
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On my T31B, I had to adjust the stops for more head clearance for sitting at the table. I have also removed them for lowering the bed for easy access. Easy to do, but be careful not to drop the screws down into the lower chain gears.
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