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Jarred's Lawn Care
10-27-2003, 01:01 AM
I would like to see pics on some trailer setup










2000 chevy 4x4
dixion 42"
toro 21"
Sthil 420/ fs 80/ fc 75
Husquzana trimmer

troblandscape
10-27-2003, 01:16 AM
You should click on search at the top of the screen and type in trailer pics. :angel:

Darryl G
10-27-2003, 02:06 AM
Here's one.

Darryl G
10-27-2003, 02:10 AM
Another

Darryl G
10-27-2003, 02:12 AM
one more

Darryl G
10-27-2003, 02:15 AM
last one

Team Gopher
10-27-2003, 08:43 AM
Here is Hunter's nice set up. Click image for post link.

http://server2.lawnsite.com/attachment.php?s=&postid=479043 (http://server2.lawnsite.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=52409)

Green in Idaho
10-27-2003, 12:26 PM
It carries a mower and a timmer.

Don't laugh!

IT"S PAID FOR!

Doc Pete
10-27-2003, 12:49 PM
Two 48" WB's, one 54" Wb/sulky, one 14hp push blower, two backpacks, two weedwackers, two hedge trimmers and attachments, cones, and one push trim mower behind push blower (not loaded in this pic)
Pete

qualitylandscaping
10-27-2003, 01:19 PM
one of mine.. 5x14 Diamond C "Pacesetter" trailer, 48" ZTR, 48" wb, and 21" push.. 2 trimmers, blower, and cones

qualitylandscaping
10-27-2003, 01:23 PM
5x10 with 54" ZTR, 21" push, 2 trimmers..

ACut AboveLandscapin
10-27-2003, 06:50 PM
MY Trailer!

Jarred's Lawn Care
10-27-2003, 08:48 PM
i just wanted to say thanks, and if u could send more pic it would be great

Expert Lawns
10-27-2003, 08:57 PM
For those of you who have multiple mowers - I noticed that a few of you have two or more mowers on one side of the trailer. Does the weight distribution matter? Can you tell when driving?

Doc Pete
10-27-2003, 09:06 PM
Originally posted by Expert Lawns
For those of you who have multiple mowers - I noticed that a few of you have two or more mowers on one side of the trailer. Does the weight distribution matter? Can you tell when driving?

Yeah, I do, and never gave it a thought. Drives just fine.......
The only thing a realize is more power when I leave a mower in the garage.
Pete

wriken
10-27-2003, 09:10 PM
8.5x25'

wriken
10-27-2003, 09:12 PM
Originally posted by qualitylandscaping
5x10 with 54" ZTR, 21" push, 2 trimmers..

nice mower

qualitylandscaping
10-27-2003, 10:29 PM
thanks wriken!:)

EagleLandscape
10-27-2003, 10:35 PM
hey guys, any close ups of how you secure trimmers and edgers. I've just got wooden 2x4's with those yellow bicycle hooks to hang my stuff. Its unprofessional, pics would be great.

qualitylandscaping
10-27-2003, 11:00 PM
here ya go jwingfield

Mark P
10-27-2003, 11:36 PM
One of my rigs.

EagleLandscape
10-27-2003, 11:43 PM
Heh, no like i was looking for SPECIFIC!!! details. Like the exact way they slide in, rod iron rods to secure... that sorta thing.

stslawncare
10-28-2003, 12:06 AM
u can buy the trimmer holders already assembeled, quite a few companys make different ones for trimmers, blowers, coolers etc etc etc. do a search for trimmer trap

Nova
10-28-2003, 12:29 AM
Here's my 5x12.

Nova
10-28-2003, 12:31 AM
Empty.

Expert Lawns
10-28-2003, 12:13 PM
nova, is there a mower somewhere in that first picture????

Expert Lawns
10-28-2003, 12:17 PM
mine

EagleLandscape
10-28-2003, 04:57 PM
hey quality landscaping, do you have a detailed picture near where the head of the trimmer would go? I see how you secured the lower part of the shaft, what about the upper? Thanks steve

Sauls1686
10-28-2003, 05:25 PM
i want a trailer like wriken's!!!!!!

John Gamba
10-28-2003, 05:57 PM
Heres a 16 foot trailer.
John

John Gamba
10-28-2003, 06:02 PM
Heres a 10 foot trailer.
John

kaufmaninc
10-28-2003, 07:13 PM
Jarred, give me a email. kellyekaufman@hotmail.com. I operate out of Rochester.

Nova
10-28-2003, 11:26 PM
Originally posted by Expert Lawns
nova, is there a mower somewhere in that first picture????

Not sure if you're being sarcastic or not! :D

If not, Ferris 32" Hydro on the left and Toro Proline 21" on the right.

precisioncut
10-28-2003, 11:36 PM
If your handy enough, you can make mostly anything yourself for your equipment(trimmer holder, gas cans, etc.)

Runner
10-29-2003, 12:18 AM
Here's the trailer.

A1 Grass
10-29-2003, 12:23 AM
5x8 enclosed - equipment listed below.

Runner
10-29-2003, 12:23 AM
And the rig.

Runner
10-29-2003, 12:25 AM
Homemade trimmer racks.

Runner
10-29-2003, 12:32 AM
And homemade spicerack. Handmowers are strapped down on top (when they are carried). Next year, this will be turned around the other way, (facing the front of trailer), and a lockable swing down door supported by cables will be on the front.

troblandscape
10-29-2003, 12:41 AM
Very nice rig Runner:D

SGLawn Care
10-29-2003, 12:45 AM
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Runner
10-29-2003, 01:31 AM
Why, THANK you!

Expert Lawns
10-29-2003, 09:21 PM
Runner - what's the name of your company? I've seen your rig once around here and it really caught my eye. The basket and trimmer racks are unique.

Moore Mowing
10-29-2003, 09:56 PM
My setup isnt really all that nice. I have an 18 ft trailer and a 72inch Dixie Chopper. I have a friend in the mowing business who has a 2003 F250. He pulls a 24 ft gooseneck trailer with 3 grasshoppers on it. He has 1 mid mount and the other two are front mounts. I will get a picture and post it on here.

Runner
10-30-2003, 01:09 PM
Expert,
It there at the bottom of my posts....
GROUND CONTROL Professional Landscape Management.

Expert Lawns
10-30-2003, 03:19 PM
Did you have the Grand Mall as an account in grand blanc?

SCFF
10-30-2003, 04:46 PM
Runner

That bungee through the handle is a good idea, had never thought of that. I lost a weedeater off my trimmer rack, that would've probably kept it from smashing onto the ground.

pinnacle
10-30-2003, 06:02 PM
Here's what I'm pulling. A new trailer is somthing thats on the top of my list. ( this thing is PITA, I want Hunters trailer)

pinnacle
10-30-2003, 06:07 PM
Home made racks.

Rich's Lawn Care
10-30-2003, 07:14 PM
My setup

Runner
10-30-2003, 07:39 PM
No, that wasn't me. I THOUGHT Grandscapes did that, maybe I'm wrong.
SCFF, Actually, the bungees through the handles are mainly on there to keep the equipment from rolling and flipping around like it does on most other racks. This wqay, the equipment stays right upright. I have a bungee on each end of the racks that run up and down to some "D" rings I welded on the sides toward the insides. This keeps everything nice and snug without any rattle or movement. Notice on the hooks, I used a couple of pieces of old garden hose for cushion to protect the trimmers. Icintelly, what these racks are made out of, are a couple of old awning supports - the kind that have those scroll like "S" in them. It's just smaller square tubing that is held to the floor of the trailer with upsidedown "T" shaped pods (flat stock) that are bolted dowm. The square tubing is also bolted against the side of the trailer through the upper angle iron part of the frame. The hooks on the racks are made out of the flat stock that formed the "S" braces on the awning scrolls. Front ones are bent into a wider J to hold the larger part of the trimmer near the engine, and the rear hooks are bent into smaller J's to hold the shaft further down toward the heads. The other side is reciprocated, so all the trimmer are facing with the engines toward the front of the trailer.