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Old 05-30-2015, 12:00 AM   #1
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I'm thinking of getting a motorcycle carrier for the receiver of the FR3 30DS. I'm just curious of how much weight I can carry there. My motorcycle is about 350 lbs but I don't want to damage the rear frame. Any ideas?
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Old 05-30-2015, 01:47 AM   #2
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The receiver on my 30DS is a Reese class 3 hitch with a 5000 pound towing capacity and a 500 pound tongue weight.


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that 500 pound figure is calculated with a ball about 10" from the end of reciever. A reciever extension adds a foot but reduces to 350 pounds. The carrier MFG should be able to tell you how much hitch you need. Other wise just modify for more strength.
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