Originally Posted by Pick
I do not understand why these disk brakes are needed on such small trailers. Are you folks camping in the middle of New York City and pulling your trailers with VW Bugs?? Maybe I have been one of the lucky ones, but I have never had any brake fade problems or problems stopping with electric brakes on any trailer I have ever owned and I have owned quite a few. Most of the time I can stop my whole rig with just the trailer brakes, if I want to. Just curious, no flaming intended.
Electric brake fade is very common, especially when coming down a mountain, when down shifting is not enough help.
No mountains, no problem.