View Full Version : How much does your trailer weigh?
01-27-2009, 11:43 PM
Have you weighed your empty trailer?
What type is it? How many axles?
If you have, I'd love to get a range of empty trailer weights by size (both open and enclosed).
I just weighed mine, which I built (stoutly) about 10 years ago.
5x10, open, 3' high sides, double axles (springs): right at 1300 pounds empty except for odds and ends in the tongue tool box.
South Florida Lawns
01-28-2009, 12:35 AM
7'x14' enclosed tandem 3500lb axles. Empty it weighs 2300. With my Z and stander plus all my 2cycle stuff weighs in around 4400 give or take. Don't know how much weight is on the tongue, but not much I can pick it off the ground a few inches.
01-28-2009, 01:19 AM
Single axle, open 6x12. Empty it weighs 900lbs. Never weighed when I have my equipment on it.
01-29-2009, 09:34 PM
6'9"X14' open tandem axle , 7kGWR, w/ 3 foot sides, storage box.
01-29-2009, 10:43 PM
6x12 enclosed, 1300 empty, about 2100 with equipment 3000 GVWR.
7x16 open, 1500 empty, around 5500 with Kioti CK20 TLB loaded, 7000 GVWR.
01-29-2009, 10:48 PM
my main trailer is a 30' tilting gooseneck, tandem, duallie and weighs in at 9k lbs empty. has two 12k axles
01-29-2009, 11:35 PM
Down 2 Earth 6X16'.
As built as landscape open trailer = 1980lbs with spare tire.
As modified as enclosed = 2383lbs with spare and tire lock bar.
7000lb GVWR, 2 3500lb axles, tongue load of up to 780lbs at 6500lbs loaded. 10K/1K rated trailer hitch coupler on 2 5/16" ball on Reese 12K load leveling hitch.
01-30-2009, 12:34 PM
Mine is a Johnson 5x13 single-axle with a 3' gate, 12" sides, and jack.
Empty: 900 lbs.
Loaded with 52" WB, a 21", handhelds, gas cans: 1750 lbs.
Loaded with a 48" and 52" WB, a 21", handhelds, gas cans: 2350 lbs.
01-30-2009, 12:40 PM
Open 6x12 single axle 2 foot high steel sides,
hard to say for sure but I like to say 1500 empty.
3-4 thousand comfortably, but she'll do 5 just not more.
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