Thread: 3500lb axles
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Old 01-19-2013, 03:05 PM
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Originally Posted by 32vld View Post
Assuming his trailer is rated for 7,000 lbs, he can unevenly load his trailer to the point that he can exceed the rated axle weight of 3,500 lbs by having too much weight on the front or too much weight towards the rear of the trailer.
Wouldn't having too much weight on the front cause the front of the trailer and back of the truck to dip excessively? And too much rear weight causes the rig to sway at speed?

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