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Old 08-20-2019, 10:55 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Look at te frame structure of a trailer designed as a gooseneck pull, then look at the frame structure of a 5th wheel trailer. That should answer your question. The further from the frame the pull point is, the stronger the structure must be.
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