TrailManor Owner's Forum  

Go Back   TrailManor Owner's Forum > TrailManor General Discussions > General discussion
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Mark Forums Read

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-01-2020, 03:18 PM
Larryjb Larryjb is online now
Site Sponsor
Join Date: Nov 2016
Location: Vancouver BC
Posts: 1,183
Default Sway video (education)

Trailmanors are designed to not sway and are known to be very safe. However, if you put a bike rack or other heavy item on a trailer hitch, you have to be aware of the weight distribution in the trailer.

There have been discussion regarding sway and weight distribution. There are several technical articles on this forum related to sway and weight distribution:
Trailer Sway and Sway Control:

Choosing a Weight Distributing Hitch:

How to Adjust the Weight Distributing Hitch:

Here is a video showing the effects of trailer loading and sway, but also weight distribution and steering ability. It was quite informative, using simple demonstrations:

2002 Tahoe
2008 4.6 Explorer
2001 2720SD

Various TM images that you may or may not find elsewhere:
Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 2 (0 members and 2 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2010 West Coast rally video released Gwenzilla General discussion 6 05-13-2010 06:00 PM
2009 West Coast rally video release Gwenzilla General discussion 1 10-16-2009 10:27 PM
Trailer sway and sway control RockyMtnRay TrailManor Technical Library 0 04-02-2005 09:34 PM

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:23 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Copyright 2018 Trailmanor Owners Page.