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Old 01-11-2004, 12:05 PM
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Question Ford 8.8 load capacity

Can anybody tell me where to find weight ratings for this r.e? Or, do you have any guesses how heavy I can go before it folds in half?
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Old 01-11-2004, 02:43 PM
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3800Load cap.
abou7500LBS axle folding pressure
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At least the Chow lets you know it is unstable, she just left cheated and called back crying with her appologies.
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Old 01-12-2004, 07:29 AM
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Thanks for the info. I'll try to avoid wrecking it. I noticed you've swapped a Dana 60 into your f150. Did it take many modifications? I've got a couple around, just didn't plan on putting one in my wood hauler, but maybe it's a better idea. Any tips?
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Old 01-12-2004, 08:09 AM
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No just the spring perches and the U-joints are larger so I went with a 74 NP435, a 2 piece HD drive shaft outa a 75 F350.That was about it.It was HEAVY I had Me, MY step dad, and my mom helping me roll the sucker underneath.I left the tires on-it rolled alot easier
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