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Old 03-26-2015, 11:17 PM   #1
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Weight distributing bars?

How much higher should the weight rating be on the weight distributing bars compared to the hitch weight of your trailer?
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Old 03-27-2015, 04:54 AM   #2
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IMO the WDH bars should be looked at the same way you would look at the leaf springs on the rear axle of your truck. They perform a similar function of support. Given that comparison, you can imagine a stiff rear-end suspension compared to a soft suspension.
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On mine the tongue weight could be as much as 1400 pounds ... I have 1200 pound bars and I think they are plenty... depends on how much you need to distribute weight back to front of vehicle... I have a one ton and I find not pulling my chains quite as tight actually helps my ride.
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