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Posted: 09/10/19 04:35am Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

rjstractor wrote:

For a builder that wanted to build it literally from the frame up, a flatbed equipment hauler has the frame strength you need, especially the 10K+ GVWR ones.


If you or the OP need that kind of strength, how can you get by with a factory built TT, with a frame that has no where near that strength?

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Factory built RV uses far lighter construction materials.


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APT wrote:

Factory built RV uses far lighter construction materials.


You are right, a home built will likely be heavier. But if within the weight limits of the trailer not a issue. And the home built, using the heavier material, the house likely will be more rigid, no matter what frame it is on.
OTOH, a heavy built house, on a high load capacity machinery trailer? The TV better have a red oval, nothing with a blue one would have the capacity...

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