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02-19-2006, 09:22 AM
could i haul my 790 JD on my soon to be 20*7 open? w/ a bushhog, hoe, or lift?:confused: :confused: :confused: :confused:
02-19-2006, 12:35 PM
02-19-2006, 12:39 PM
maby what the gvw of the trailer? and the weight of the machine
02-19-2006, 12:54 PM
My first concern would be weight. I used a 20' landscape trailer with two 3500 lb. axles with my New Holland TC-33DA and front-end loader. It didn't take long before I knew I was pushing my luck if this kept up. Traded it in and bought a 20' landscape trailer with 5000 lb. axles. Pulls better, larger brakes, and 2 5/16" ball. Much better.
As for size, the only time I can't fit the tractor and front-end loader up there would be if I also needed the bush hog. When would I really need both? :confused: Front-end loader with box blade, post-hole digger, scrape blade, or landscape rake: no problem. When I'm bush hogging, I do back the tractor onto the trailer instead of facing forward. This allows me to center the tractor over the axles without the bush hog hanging off the back.
02-20-2006, 02:07 AM
If your 7x20 has a 7000 GVWR, it will handle a JD 790 with a hoe, but you wouldn't want to haul a whole lot more than that. If it has a 10,000 GVWR, no problem at all. I've hauled a Kubota B21 with hoe on my 7000 lb. 7x16, but it loads it up pretty good.
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