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Sway or Anti-sway?

 
Old 01-24-2019, 02:41 PM
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I found it a little harsh on the highest setting. Went to the middle bolt and was happy.
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Old 01-31-2019, 08:47 PM
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I might have to give it a try. I got the truck in tonight, but spent all the extra time getting the salt and **** washed off.
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Old 02-01-2019, 07:25 AM
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Originally Posted by dcmII View Post
Did any of you experiment with the different levels of adjustment? I was running short on time and just threw it together on the lightest setting, wondering if it's worth staying late and lifting it back up to go to a different setting.
I have mine on stiffest setting and it doesn't seem to be too much. You should be able to change the setting with the truck on the ground.
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Old 02-10-2019, 02:52 PM
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Old 02-11-2019, 12:43 PM
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I have a Blue Ox 1000 Sway Pro and did Austin to Colorado and back(~2500 miles) with sway control on with no issues including a few mountain passes like Wolf Creek.

This is with a 2017 F150 XLT 4x4 and a 2018 Cruiser MPG 33ft Bunkhouse that is about 6400# dry.

I do crank my Blue Ox tight to link 11 (they recommend starting at link 9). I do jack it up pretty high to get the bars on/off which I dislike but it drives great so...
(On link 9 I had some sway and porpoising, On link 10 no sway but still some porpoising)

That said, my trailer also has what I think are Load C tires(max 65 psi) and oversized axles(think they are 4400 lbs rated).
I still have the stock Dynapro 20" on my F150(for now) which I put the rears to about 50psi when towing.

When I was researching hitches I noticed people had a wide variety of experience with the Blue Ox and other hitches. IMO I think a lot of it has to do with different trailers and how they are loaded. My friend has towed my trailer with his F350 with no WDH and says it feels very good compared to other trailers.(He runs an RV rental business).
trailer sway control is not the same thing as the anti-sway bar we have been discussing but it's good to hear your results.
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Thx, replied to the wrong thread somehow!
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