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  1. SavageNFS
    10-04-2018 08:10 AM - permalink
    thanks for the reps Rodney...
  2. troverman
    09-18-2018 01:22 PM - permalink
    Thanks for the reps!
  3. oldandgray
    09-08-2018 10:27 AM - permalink
    Thanks Rodney for all your help
  4. EO2SeaBee
    09-08-2018 03:29 AM - permalink
    Thank you for the reps Kind Sir!
  5. oldandgray
    09-07-2018 09:04 AM - permalink
    Thanks so much for the reply. I do have the high capacity tow package. That also helps on the axle ratings. So it sounds like I have no problems pulling the 5er. I now have Timbrens on the truck. Do they serve the same purpose as airbags? My guess is airbags would provide a smoother ride. Of the choices you mentioned which is the best option for reliability and maintenance, air bags, StableLoads, or a SuperSpring. If it is airbags what have you seen as the best one? On board compressor ?
  6. oldandgray
    09-06-2018 05:27 PM - permalink
    I wanted to see if I could get your thoughts on you my situation and not have to listen to all of the buy a 350 dually comments. I already have a 2018 F250 diesel with the towing package on it. I just upgraded and ordered a Grand Design Solitude 310gk 5er. So here are the numbers on paper

    Truck Payload: 2162 lbs Faxle - 5200 lbs, Raxle - 6340 lbs
    5er: GVWR - 15,000 lbs, UVW - 12,100 lbs. I know we will never load it to max weight

    As I understand it my towing package upgraded my rear end to a 350 but I am short on helper spring. I do not know if the sticker on the door (Raxle - 6340) reflects the upgraded rear axle. I know about the derated 10,000 number so I know I can tow way more than that. My concern is am I exceeding my rear axle capacity? I see many on the forums are towing more than I am so I guess it is it fair to say I am ok? I do not worry about the legal discussion.
    Thanks for any thoughts you can provide.
    Rich Francis
  7. BowtieConvert
    09-01-2018 12:34 PM - permalink
    Hey Rodney, after 1-1/2 years on here I just saw the User CP thing. Thanks for the "reps". Take care. Steve
  8. SavageNFS
    08-14-2018 06:28 AM - permalink
    Thanks for the reps Rodney!
  9. Chad149
    07-23-2018 09:17 PM - permalink
    Thanks Rodney, words a lot of us live by here I
  10. EO2SeaBee
    06-17-2018 06:38 AM - permalink
    Thank you for the reps Rodney! See you soon.

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  • About Karl4Cat
    Western MA
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    Regards, Rodney
    2017 F350 4X4 6.7 CC SB SRW
    2015 XLR Thunderbolt 395AMP
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