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Old 06-13-2013, 08:05 AM   #15
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Originally Posted by Franka548 View Post
20 ton bottle jack, tractor supply, Lowes, home depot, etc. and a couple sturdy hardwood blocks if you need more height for the rear, 5 ton is not heavy enough, the 20 ton is only a little more and if you later upgrade your couch, you can still use it.
I agree^. I have a twenty ton and it is strong enough to do all I ask of it. It's still small enough that I carry it in a lower storage compartment, and never worry.

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Old 06-13-2013, 08:11 AM   #16
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I bought a less expensive Harbor freight 12 T bottle jack and then needed the use of some planking stubs to raise my bottle jack up enough to get the RV up off the ground. Additionally I have two Harbor Freight jack stands. All this being said.... I have now added the more expensive rolling pneumatic 22T jack. It is like any rolling mechanic jack except you need to use a compressor to make the jack lift the vehicle. Easier on my body as I do most the maintenance on my rig.

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