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02-11-2010, 08:48 PM
I have a carry on 5x8 trailer with a wood floor and a 2000lbs GVW. the Trailer weighs approximately 500lbs making the capacity 1500lbs. how many yards of mulch do you think this trailer will hold without being crushed? Any help is good help, thanks.

2001 Chevy S10 Ext. Cab
carry on 5x8
Bobcat 36 WB
Redmax EBZ7001
Redmax and Echo Handhelds

02-11-2010, 09:44 PM
1.5 yards safe 2 would be max if it fits but thats pushing it.

02-12-2010, 01:58 PM
i have a 5' x 10' i got 4 yards in once. that was a small mistake.

02-12-2010, 05:40 PM
I wouldn't go over 2 cubic yards. If the mulch is wet, don't forget to take that into consideration as it'll affect your weight quite a bit.