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    Default Towing and Tongue Weight: FYI.

    Here's why you need to have some tongue weight over the hitch when towing,...anything! :

    https://www.reddit.com/r/Trackdays/c...va&sh=4dda88db


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    Exactly!!!!
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    Thanks for posting this, I had no idea.
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    Default Re: Towing and Tongue Weight: FYI.

    So, hopefully not beating this one like a dead horse, but... How to calculate the correct target range for tongue weight? You may be able to dial this in if your hauling the same loads on every trip. Typical for my bike hauler is that only one machines in the center slot (bulk of the weight ahead of the trailer axle) so I tend to not worry about it. It's not rocket science. Here's a couple video's:








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