The RV 8 Travel Jack was designed and manufactured by RV-8 builder / pilot Steve Jackson.
All steel construction, weighs less than 3 pounds. Jack mast easily removes from base plate for compact storage.
Uses 3/4" wrench to operate (wrench not included). Tested to 1350 pounds. Has securing arm that positions between the gear leg & brake to stabilize the jack - works on both left and right gear leg with a simple adjustment.
Base measures 3-1/2" X 8"; mast stands 10" tall. Designed for RV-8 flat spring gear legs (only -- will not work on the other RVs with round gear legs).
Weight: 2.75 lbs.
Base: 3 1/2" x 8"
Mast Stands: 10" tall
Will this jack work with Grove Blended Airfoil gear legs? The Grove Gear has the brake lines internal on the gear legs.
Per the supplier: Part number 12-03243 is the RV8 Jack for Grove gear. It works with the Grove gear with Vans brakes. It will not work with Grove gear and Grove brakes. Does the leg fairing have to be removed in order to use this travel jack?
Per the supplier: The leg fairing stays on.