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Old 09-11-2014, 09:58 PM   #11
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I have a 27DSLR that we just bought this spring. After a ton of research we bought the Anderson levelers. The best purchase we ever made for the trailer. I now got rid of all the wood planks we had and bought two of the Anderson's for each tire. Easy storage and very easy to use. We pull in to our spot, and either back on or pull on them in one try and your done.

Don't know how any reviews would indicate that they break down???? They are heavy duty and I would find it hard to believe that they would break in any way.
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I have done a ton of research also maybe too much. I have read a lot of good reviews and I have came across a few that said they broke. Maybe it is the size and weight of the trailer. Here is one of the reviews I found on Amazon.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/review/RFPA...SIN=B001GC2LVM

How does removing the Anderson Levelers work out. I guess you just pull or back off of them? Is there anyway it could damage anything when pulling off it?
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The boards are the cheapest but having 3 at 6 feet is a lot of weight. The ez-lift and Anderson levelers seem to be very quick and not a lot of hauling a bunch of blocks or wood.
Explain the 3 at 6 feet comment. I use wood blocks [2x6x12] and carry about 8 or 9 of them. Also maybe 4 [3/4"x6x12] for a half bubble adjustment. Pack them all in a plastic Pepsi crate that slides easily into the storage or back of the truck. If one breaks or is left behind, I make a new one before the next trip. In a pinch the extras can be used for fire starters. The only plastic levelers I've ever had I found at CG's that were left behind by others.

added weight from wood is minimal, they are easy to use, and cheap to make.
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Explain the 3 at 6 feet comment. I use wood blocks [2x6x12] and carry about 8 or 9 of them. Also maybe 4 [3/4"x6x12] for a half bubble adjustment. Pack them all in a plastic Pepsi crate that slides easily into the storage or back of the truck. If one breaks or is left behind, I make a new one before the next trip. In a pinch the extras can be used for fire starters. The only plastic levelers I've ever had I found at CG's that were left behind by others.

added weight from wood is minimal, they are easy to use, and cheap to make.
I was saying using 3 boards at approx 6 feet in length. Maybe not that long I don't have the trailer here to measure. I guess what you use would work I just think that I could have problems with the boards sliding but maybe not it obviously works for you. The last TT I had I used 3 boards one was approx 40" the next was 34" and the next was 30-32". I would just lay how much I needed to raise it and back on. The boards wouldnt slide when I was backing up because of the weight.

I dont know that I want to use the plastic blocks but they seem alright except the cost. The anderson leverlers seem to be awesome but they are also expensive. And the wood is the cheapest and most weight but it is not like I am talking hundreds of pounds but everything adds up.

Thanks for your reply I think I will start with wood and if that dont work out I will try something else and will tell all my thoughts
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Josh, What you do is pull onto them and until you reach the right height for your TT to level. Takes less than 5 minutes. Then when your ready to leave, you simply back off of them, get out of your truck and pick them up and stow them away and drive away.

I read that review you posted on the Anderson's breaking in half. After getting mine and actually holding them, I can't imagine in a million years how one would break in half. That one had to have been defective from the factory or something. They are made from a heavy duty composite. They are not real light weight as the plastic square levelers are. I hope that helps.
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Yes that does help. They seem to be the way to go as far as easy setup. I would say that I will try them at some point I just wish it would get here before snow comes and I can't use it.

Thank you for your reply I figured they had to be heavy duty to hold up to 30,000 lbs. That is a lot of weight
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I too use the Lego blocks and find that there's enough room between the wheels to set up what you need to get level, no need for the 6' boards. I haven't tried the Anderson's, but have seen them in use and they look like a slick, though IMO expensive, system.
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