Load levelers for SD, how much do they cost???

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  1. 77fib77

    77fib77 Road Train Member

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    I have a SD with LS and live south of saint Louis. Blythville(sp) has a lot of I beams. I'm wondering about load levelers, which are also ramps??? Get the duel purpose, IT would be assume.
     
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  3. Bakerman

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  4. sbaumann14

    sbaumann14 Heavy Load Member

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    +2 on discount ramps. Just north of milwaukee in west bend on hwy 45
     
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    starmac Road Train Member

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    I had a set built, heavy so I could use them to load a 966 loader. They worked and did the job but were much too heavy. The aluminum ones are worth the money as far as I am concerned.
     
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  6. JonJon78

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    Will they load a step there? I've loaded beams at that location many times cant say I recall ever seeing a step onsite....
     
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  7. RollinThunderVet

    RollinThunderVet Heavy Load Member

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    some places wont load them, but if youre with LS, they are a good thing to have. for all 4 + hangers you will be about $5500 plus another 1000 for install.
     
  8. singlescrewshaker

    singlescrewshaker Road Train Member

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    I got a 4 pack of 20" wide 23,500lb per axle HD ramps, 4 36" seats, hangers, center support, lumber clips & leveler brackets. Installed for $4000 & Walkers, TN. Discount Ramps sells the HD brand I believe.

    Need to get the 6" spacers still cause they are useless with that 28" drop on the lo-pro..


    Edit.. May have gotten a better deal because I bought a trailer too..?
     
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  9. RollinThunderVet

    RollinThunderVet Heavy Load Member

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    thats a big drop. mine is only 20", yea sounds like you got a deal on a package.
     
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  10. 77fib77

    77fib77 Road Train Member

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    It's in the notes. Need professional load levelers. Factory made , or something like that. If loading a step.
     
  11. singlescrewshaker

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    Yeah, 28" is pretty ridiculous. The Doonan spec says 26" drop, but my tape says 28"..

    I also suspect they may of cut me a deal on the kit at that rate. May still be worth a call just to find out?
     
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