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Old 05-17-2012, 12:31 PM
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Originally Posted by nakman View Post
Though how much water do I really need to carry? 1 7 gallon jug seems to last us the weekend.
Water weighs 8 lbs per gallon or 64 lbs per cubic foot from memory. So you'll need to do the math on how much depending on distance from the axle to counter balance the bikes. If you drink all your ballast I'll refer you to this thread for the solution:

Dave will know where I'm going with this and can adjust his idea accordingly
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