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Old November 1st, 2010, 05:59 PM   #401
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thats a sweet rig
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Old November 2nd, 2010, 05:25 PM   #402
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is that one of those mini gooseneck trailers ? i saw them on ebay whats the purpose ?
It is a normal bumper bull with a box on the front for storage.

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Old November 4th, 2010, 10:09 PM   #403
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1995 F350 Powerstroke, 215k, auto, airbags front and rear.

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Old November 4th, 2010, 10:25 PM   #404
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just a half ton :)
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Old November 4th, 2010, 10:44 PM   #405
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Same ol truck, new trailer

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Old November 6th, 2010, 09:45 PM   #406
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My tow bitches. One's mine, one's my wifes.
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Old November 7th, 2010, 06:03 AM   #407
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My tow bitches. One's mine, one's my wifes.
I'm saddened.
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Old November 7th, 2010, 07:49 AM   #408
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Sweet. I will have to stop over so we can have a party in the new coach.
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Old November 7th, 2010, 02:48 PM   #409
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The idea behind a mini gooseneck is weight distribution and capacity. Think of your truck as a big lever, and the rear axle being the pivot point. When you use a bumper pull it puts the weight at the end of the lever, this puts more stress on the frame and takes weight off the front. When you use a goose neck it locates the weight over the pivot point aka the axle. Less stress, better ride and the trailers generally have more load capacity than a bumper pull.
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Old November 8th, 2010, 09:04 AM   #410
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My tow bitches. One's mine, one's my wifes.
u get a pusher like Pat's or is it gas? Nice looking motorhome.
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Old November 8th, 2010, 04:09 PM   #411
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u get a pusher like Pat's or is it gas? Nice looking motorhome.
Gasser. 8.1 w/5sp allison and the hill desent thingy. Thanks
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Old November 9th, 2010, 07:30 AM   #412
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My tow bitches. One's mine, one's my wifes.
If I were to quess, the wifes must be the super nice monster coach, and you get the old chevster..

Looks sweet..!
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Old November 9th, 2010, 07:59 AM   #413
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If I were to quess, the wifes must be the super nice monster coach, and you get the old chevster..

Looks sweet..!
something like that. She likes the one with the central vac.....and that was never an option on a dually.
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Old November 15th, 2010, 10:32 PM   #414
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The new truck and the trailer that I am building.




The trailer is 28' long deckover 8' wide. 14,000#
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Old November 15th, 2010, 11:00 PM   #415
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Is hardly call that a goosneck I would call that a bumper pull that weighs a lot.
I thought "mini" meaning the 16' or 18' bed goosneck.
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Old November 25th, 2010, 10:35 PM   #416
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just picked it up yesterday. so glad to have a powerstroke again



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Old November 25th, 2010, 10:44 PM   #417
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Damn thats sweet! Nice find! So you in for the 11th then?
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Old November 25th, 2010, 10:49 PM   #418
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um still waiting on 4 weeks now for my shock parts to arrive. maybe if they magically show up anytime in the next week or so
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Old November 25th, 2010, 10:52 PM   #419
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um still waiting on 4 weeks now for my shock parts to arrive. maybe if they magically show up anytime in the next week or so
if it makes you feel better ive been waiting 2 months now for my shocks and they just now decide to tell me that I wont be getting them until after the 1st of the year now
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Old November 25th, 2010, 11:08 PM   #420
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um still waiting on 4 weeks now for my shock parts to arrive. maybe if they magically show up anytime in the next week or so
if you were really hardkore you would scab a piece of angle in there and load that bitch up. Nice truck regardless.
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