>While worrying about the go, don't neglect the whoa. Make sure your
>brakes are adequate to stop any mass that you have set in motion.
I can't agree more with this. I was assuming that the trailer has brakes.
Make sure they work (and the actuator whether surge or electronic.)
FWIW, a truck with a heavy load on a trailer with properly functioning
brakes can normally stop in LESS distance than just the truck alone.
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