but incorporated neutronium wherever I could, to ensure that it would grip the road. EDIT 10-26-14:Weight reduction program still in progress. Now weighing in at only 1518 lbs, just 47.44 x body length x body width.angib wrote: If you don't believe plywood is made in any thickness but 3/4", you will probably build at the 'heavy' weight
Thanks for your continuing contributions!
pcs wrote:Starting a first build. Dose this formula include the initial trailer weight, or should I add it?
Dalorin wrote:I know that this is an old thread, however, I'm wondering if anyone knows how much weight you save if you do not skin in aluminum.
My trailer alone tips the scales at 550 lbs. I wanted 14" wheels and that meant the manufacturer used a larger axle etc. I decided not to skin in aluminum for many reasons but I imagine that I saved myself some weight as well.
I'm trying to keep the total weight under 1500 because that's the max for my 4 cylinder RAV4.
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