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Old 06-04-2013, 05:04 PM   #1
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17B tongue weight

I weighed the 17B tongue, loaded for the trip and got 325#
Filled the fresh water tank and weighed the tongue again. Got 320#

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Sounds about right - mine (with dual propane, a pair of 6V batteries on the back, and 1/3 a tank of fresh water mostly packed for a long trip weighs in at 3000/345 lbs.
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front, back, middle and fridge.
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That's because your other tongue was too involved in the tasting!
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Ha! Thirsty now, but at work... oops, you didnt read that!
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That picture is awesome
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Lucky thing it's not a double bock. The tongue weight would exceed the towing limits.
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