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  1. #1
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    Is towing a double trailer with a carbon road bike a good idea or not?

    I have a double trailer for my boy and am going to be MTB bikeless for a while.

    Is it a bad idea to tow on my carbon Trek Madone road bike?

  2. #2
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    how dose the trailer attach I would be worried about clamping anything to a carbon frame or seat post. I'd snag my wife's bike and let her ride the carbon sled till my mountain bike was back if I was you.

  3. #3
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    My Old Ti mtb, which I used to tow trailer and/or trailabike, developed a crack that was not helped by my towing. I wouldn't do it if I were you b

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