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Old 05-14-2012, 04:08 PM
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Originally Posted by 60wag View Post
Your TWM should be based on the distance from the axle. A bike over the axle will not affect tongue weight. As the bike moves away from the axle it creates a moment about the axle which can be resolved into a force at the hitch.
Agreed, so do you have a way to more accurately calculate that? Or better guesses than

TWMa = .61
TWMb = .72
TWMc = -.35
TWMd = .80

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