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Old 09-10-2006, 11:01 AM
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im wondering what my boat will weigh on the trailer. 77 kevlar larry smith scarab race boat, no cabin with twin blower motors, alum trailer, 200 gals fuel. thx for your input, rm
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?????????12,000????????????
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couldn't you guess lower fred bottom line is do you think i'll be ok towing it with a 2000 4x4 diesel crewcab short box trunk?
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13800...and no....to many issues besides weight....like wind and side sway.....but if you listen in the trailer section....you can tow anything......how light could it be????
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13800...and no....to many issues besides weight....like wind and side sway.....but if you listen in the trailer section....you can tow anything......how light could it be????
dayum byrd you think its that heavy??? what do you think about a 4x4 crewcab, diesel long bed srw?

hull 5000 lbs, engine 2200, drives & trans 1300, trailer 1200 lbs
9200 plus fuel 10500 total???? do these component weights sound about right???? thx ratman
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i dont think that it would be any heavier than your old mistress what did you pull that with ?
i pull my mistress with a ford f-250 4x4 short bed 7.3
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dayum byrd you think its that heavy??? what do you think about a 4x4 crewcab, diesel long bed srw?

hull 5000 lbs, engine 2200, drives & trans 1300, trailer 1200 lbs
9200 plus fuel 10500 total???? do these component weights sound about right???? thx ratman
Rat I just went from a short to a long bed and I noticed quite a bit of improved handling, my turning radius blows now but overall ride is better.
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Rat I just went from a short to a long bed and I noticed quite a bit of improved handling, my turning radius blows now but overall ride is better.
how did your handling improve? less sway? thx
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dayum byrd you think its that heavy???

depends on how much contraband
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towing is easy. Its all about stopping!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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