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Old 01-06-2016, 01:42 PM
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With a trailer, you must turn your front wheels the opposite direction of the direction that you want the trailer to go when you're backing up. I used to ride with my stepfather when he drove eighteen wheeler, and that's what he had to do. He'd have a heck of a time with a 28 foot dump trailer, but he could take a 40, 42, and 45 foot dry van and flatbed easily. He also told me the longer the trailer is, the easier it is to back up with, due to the longer wheelbase. About your electrical connection, my thoughts would be to mount it vertically in the front of the bed, like on an eighteen wheeler, but those its's attached to the back of the cab. Hopefully this helps you, other than helping me add to my post count.
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Trailer be home. Pics tomorrow, if it doesn't snow 35 feet.......... Frank, I see what you mean about anticipating reaction time.
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And we're supposed to have wind chills of -59 this weekend

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That sounds crappy....I'm staying inside.
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Old 01-07-2016, 10:10 AM
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Picture of our new to us camper.

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Right on Doug!!..looks great!
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