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Old 06-29-2015, 07:58 AM   #1
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Maiden Voyage with the bike

Finally did a shake down with bike in the trailer. The old 2004 GMC 2500hd handled the load just fine. Found out about keeping the trailer tongue "high" when loading/unloading... (just a little scrape...).
Looking forward to more trips this summer.
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Old 06-29-2015, 08:23 AM   #2
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Same truck, same XLR here Steve
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Old 06-29-2015, 09:04 AM   #3
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Nice pic... I'm getting ready today for Ft. Clinch SP (Fernandina Bch, FL)
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Old 06-29-2015, 09:19 AM   #4
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Same truck, same XLR here Steve
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Curious how much you have had in the garage when towing. I will be adding a second bike back there when we head to sturgis. I think another ~600 lbs should not be an issue.
Thanks for sharing.
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Nice pic... I'm getting ready today for Ft. Clinch SP (Fernandina Bch, FL)
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I don't know how you handle all that heat in FL. I was a sweating pig during my setup in that picture. It was a 2 beer effort to start cooling down.
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Cold snap here today... 88 with only 90% humidity.. I'm drenched in sweat. Better than 104 last Monday... Safe travels to you
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Old 06-29-2015, 02:47 PM   #7
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Has. Anyone had problems getting their motorcycle in the garage without dragging the frame when going in?
I have a lowered Softail and it will not go past the garage entrance without dragging. Thanks for your help on this matter.
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Old 06-29-2015, 03:01 PM   #8
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Got to like the pop up for the bike 😃


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What works for me is to raise the front end of the trailer so that the ramp in back is not so steep.
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Old 06-29-2015, 03:52 PM   #10
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front end

Nice setup. I wish my TT took my bike with us to, but the 4 bunks in the back get kids instead .

I did notice the large blocks you have under the front scissors. Is it a lot more stable that way instead of down farther on those 'yellow legos'? I have those and could use something more stable and I know my DW would love it if it were more stable.

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