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Old 04-17-2012, 08:01 PM   #15
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Yeah, you can use the shade-tree mechanic method Ken linked to, or you can do it right with a Sherline Trailer Tongue Weight Scale - 2,000-lb Capacity. I got mine from eTrailer.com for about $130 delivered.
Sherline Trailer Tongue Weight Scale - 2,000-lb Capacity Sherline Tools 5780

Reese/Drawtite sells the same thing for a lot more money. In fact, the Drawtite and Sherline both have that "5780" in the part number.
Draw-Tite Part No. 5780
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i to have 2010 tundra 5.7 towing 2011 jayco 26.5rls tows great weight 7355 dry pin 1435 airs gags 10 ply tires love it i know payload is over by 300lbs
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