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Old 03-02-2008, 04:59 PM   #31
neepuk
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Originally Posted by strongbad
If the scale(s) are accurate, and the bike is level, the weight measured with a scale under each wheel then added, or a scale under one wheel at a time then added, is accurate. The key thing is that the bike must be level.

Experimental aircraft builders get weight and balance info this way sometimes.
That's what I did.... just used a bathroom scale that sits about 2" off the ground under one tire, put a 2x4 under the other wheel, then switch and add.
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