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Old 01-02-2008, 08:48 PM   #1
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Argosy rear rack

hello everyone, I have a 1974 argosy and am wondering if the rear frame is stong enough to support a rack with a 650cc motorcycle on it? I have seen numoris posts about the airstreams and not to do it and am unsure if the frame of the argosy is the same way. Thank you

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Old 01-02-2008, 09:00 PM   #2
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Don't do it! The frame is the same as an Airstream or sometimes even lighter.

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Old 01-02-2008, 09:30 PM   #3
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A rack on the rear may support a 'toy'......while your coach is parked. But once on the road the extra weight bouncing back there WILL damage your coach. Along with flexing the frame the rivets WILL pop!
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