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Old January 27th, 2008, 01:18 PM   #1
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now i can i go on all my trips and save half in gas when i double up..and from reading the other post on here, i also tow with OD on

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Old January 27th, 2008, 01:20 PM   #2
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nice setup...makes me feel poor. I'm gonna go buy some booze and lotto tickets
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Old January 27th, 2008, 01:22 PM   #3
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Looks great, been toying with the idea of a trailer for two rigs. Thanks for the pics.
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Old January 27th, 2008, 04:20 PM   #4
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Looks great, been toying with the idea of a trailer for two rigs. Thanks for the pics.
You might want to get a truck like his to tow with.
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Old January 27th, 2008, 08:05 PM   #5
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Now get some air bags on the rear so you can level the truck and trailer...
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Old January 28th, 2008, 02:35 AM   #6
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or switch the two, i bet that would put the tongue weight about right.
what is the length?
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Old January 28th, 2008, 03:55 PM   #7
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looks like a 25+5, nice rig!
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Old January 28th, 2008, 04:13 PM   #8
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or switch the two, i bet that would put the tongue weight about right.
what is the length?
or put the first one on backwards so the engine weight is more towards the axle?
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Old January 28th, 2008, 04:57 PM   #9
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...it would be cooler if it had a winch.
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Old January 28th, 2008, 08:08 PM   #10
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Very Nice!
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Old January 28th, 2008, 08:39 PM   #11
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met you out at the mounds acouple weeks ago, very nice rigs and a nice trailer. did you figure out the diff problem on the sami?
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Old January 28th, 2008, 08:45 PM   #12
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my brothers got a trailer pretty close to that the only thing different is its not 5th wheel only 2 problems with it is someone used those stupid poly locks for wireing and after a year the tires started bulging one at a time ....stupid carisle tires or how ever you spell it..........nice trailer
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Old January 28th, 2008, 08:48 PM   #13
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no its just 25 total lenght, the problem with the sami was the front end just came apart, the bearing in the axle. so rebuild is on the way...it doesnt seem to be set up bad for the weight, it tows and ride so smooth now with a gooseneck compair to a tow behind...it feels like a cadi in the truck
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Old January 28th, 2008, 11:01 PM   #15
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im sure it rides nice. they always do. i put about 20k on our 20+5 just like that, but i dont sag anything like that. you dont really have much weight on it. i wouldnt expect to see more than 3-3.5 inches of sag with that amount of wieght. unless chevys are just weak undersprung trucks.
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im sure it rides nice. they always do. i put about 20k on our 20+5 just like that, but i dont sag anything like that. you dont really have much weight on it. i wouldnt expect to see more than 3-3.5 inches of sag with that amount of wieght. unless chevys are just weak undersprung trucks.
how can you tell how much the rear is sagging with his door open in that pic? you cant really see the wheel well/tire
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yea, i was going to say how can you tell that its sagging? i would want it to sag some what, or its going to ride like shit if the springs dont move at all...anyways it only goes down a few inchs, and levels out the truck on the overload springs
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Old January 29th, 2008, 02:15 PM   #18
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if you're just touching the overloads then that's just where you want to be truck wise. If on level ground the trailer is noise down at all and you want to raise it look to see if any adjustment on goose neck or depending on your hitch set up in the truck a taller ball plate. that way you keep your comfy ride and get a little more clearance between the bed rails and trailer incase you have to go a little off road to get to your offroading.
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i guess ive just dealt with a lot of loaded trucks. i also suppose its not that bad, chevys ride low to start with. i still say its a little low.
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i guess ive just dealt with a lot of loaded trucks. i also suppose its not that bad, chevys ride low to start with. i still say its a little low.


I still dont see how yoiu can tell that from the pic
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