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Old 10-29-2010, 03:19 PM   #1
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5th Wheel Pin Weight

I see a fair number of posts stating that the pin weight on a 5th wheel should be from 10-15% of the total weight. Our CKSS is probably closer to 20%, does anyone see that as an issue?

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Old 10-29-2010, 03:29 PM   #2
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Recommended hitch weight for travel trailers is 10-15%.

Recommended pin weight for 5th wheels is 15-25%.

Your approximate 20% pin weight is pretty much where it should be.


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Old 10-29-2010, 03:50 PM   #3
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Ahhhhhhhhhh........Thanks for the clarification.
Everything did seem to be fine.
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