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Old 03-11-2018, 07:30 PM   #1
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My Truck Pulls It Just Fine!

Great website for anyone wanting to understand fifth wheel towing and calculator.
Great articles too!
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Old 03-12-2018, 09:12 AM   #2
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Very interesting and helpful article
I really liked the tongue in cheek title !
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Old 03-12-2018, 09:29 AM   #3
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agreed, good explanation of various issues involved with being overloaded.
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Old 03-12-2018, 07:05 PM   #4
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Excellent site, I've got it bookmarked now. Thanks!
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Old 03-18-2018, 02:53 PM   #5
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whale, not gonna worry about weight when loading and hauling our E21 any mo'.. just scored this yesterday...



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Old 03-18-2018, 03:03 PM   #6
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whale, not gonna worry about weight when loading and hauling our E21 any mo'.. just scored this yesterday...



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A very nice looking truck with a great towing pedigree! !
You , evidently read the OP's post and the whole article
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Old 03-18-2018, 03:27 PM   #7
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Great feeling not having Mission Control to deal with
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Hi: Rossue... I scanned the article and didn't see anything about a 75% rule. All it seemed was about not exceeding the Mfg's ratings.
I'm not towing a "Space shuttle" or a 747!!! Alf
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Old 03-18-2018, 04:46 PM   #9
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I think I will right an article on towing an post it on the internet, then what I say has to be true. No doubt this guy is an industry accredited suspension and towing expert, he just failed to list his credentials on the article.

*plucks tongue out of cheek*

I don't disagree with much of the concern's, but this article's focus in on bigger trailers, 10,000 lbs and higher. Personally, I was so glad to get rid of my Ford Super Duty having owned one for well over 20 years, and now tow my 5.0TA with a more appropriately sized F-150 which does a fantastic job of it.
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I'm not towing a "Space shuttle" or a 747!!!
for that, you would need a Tundra!

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