proposed DIY stabilizers for the Nutmeg, a 750lb lightweight

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Re: proposed DIY stabilizers for the Nutmeg, a 750lb lightwe

Postby Bob Hammond » Sat Aug 03, 2019 6:14 pm

tony.latham wrote:I'm wondering if this isn't a springs vs. torsion axle issue? :thinking:

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I think you might have put your finger on it. The suspension on my trailer is a swingarm design, with spring-shocks from a big Harley-Davidson that are designed to give a softer right to a guy and his gal. If you think about it, 1/2 of 750lbs is 375lbs, which is about the combined weight of the guy and his gal on the bike (or maybe a bit less).
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