View Full Version : Zero turn dump trailer
02-25-2011, 03:33 PM
Hey guys, do any of you have a small dump trailer that you use for mulching or small landscaping? I found several different ones at the following link. Can anyone give an honest opion? Im looking to cut down on wheel barrow time.
Especially the 1 ton unit.
02-25-2011, 05:05 PM
But I would never pay 500$ for the 1st one, looks like a 3Ft X 5Ft, I can probably get all the materiel for half that price.
02-25-2011, 05:33 PM
Look into powerbarrows. It is a motorized wheelbarrow that greatly reduces operator fatigue thus increasing production rates. I happen to own one and I love it! Mine was clearly a homemade one but it has and 8 horsepower briggs engine, goes forward and reverse, and dumps. I would say it hold a quarter yard or more of material. It will haul anything you can throw in it. The best part was that I purchased it for less than 200 bucks!
The below pictures are of my powerbarrow. It easily fits my 10 cubic foot wheelbarrow in it.
There are many manufacturers that produce these. One is: http://www.mucktruckamerica.com/
You might be able to find a cheap used one in your area. Hit up Craigslist and see for yourself!
02-25-2011, 06:44 PM
Muck truck is nice but too pricy for this year. Cant even find a used one, but maybe one or two power buggies and there still over $2,000. Maybe next year.. For now, i might just get a wagon for mulch...
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