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Old 04-28-2012, 08:20 AM   #1
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Rock Solid length???

I need some kind of toad protection. After reading several threads, I think I want to go with the rock solid protective guard. My MH is 17.25 inches off the ground at the rear. The rock solid comes in 20 and 16 inch, from I can tell, I will need one 13 - 13.25 inches high. Any suggestions, can the rock solid be easily trimmed on the ends? Does anyone have a different product they would recommend?

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Old 04-28-2012, 09:13 AM   #2
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I trimmed about 4" off of mine with no problem.

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Old 04-28-2012, 09:59 AM   #3
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I trimmed one with a jig saw. No problem. Make sure it doesn't drag when the coach dips a bit. It can actually cause debris to flip up into the toad if too low.

They are more for show than protection anyway - despite what the ads may claim.
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Old 04-28-2012, 10:45 AM   #4
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The instructions for the Rock Solid specify 4" of clearance on the level.
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Old 04-28-2012, 03:13 PM   #5
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We also have the Rock Solid and it works great. We didn't need to trim ours, but it appears that it would be easy to do so.
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