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Old 03-18-2017, 05:38 PM   #1
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4th step opens to low on structure issue

I've an occasion where I'm going for a short visit where the 4th step can't open before it hits a deck structure. The third step height is ok. The space doesn't allow me to move the 5th wheel over nor can I move the deck.

Anyone ever have this happen and what options have you used to get around this?
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Old 03-19-2017, 07:30 AM   #2
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I'd say just get happy with an alternate site, but this situation doesn't sound like you're in a campground. If you can't move the fiver over, nor can the deck be moved or modified ... you may just have to fab a set of steps and leave the fiver's steps folded up. I don't think I'd be thinking about making your last step removable for an occasional need. If you didn't make the mod right ... it could get someone hurt.
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Old 03-19-2017, 08:32 AM   #3
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No adjustments to the factory steps. At our summer site at the lake with a deck we simply don't use them. We have manufactured wider and much more stable steps out of treated wood.
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Old 03-19-2017, 01:22 PM   #4
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Back to trailer on to blocks to lift it up.
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