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Old 11-09-2009, 10:53 AM
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Dump Trailer

i have narrowed down my choices to a Bri-mar DT712LP-12 and a All Pro DT7147T24.The all pro looks to be a better built of the two. But it seems that everybody around here has Bri-mar. so i was looking to what people have to say about the all pro dump trailers
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Old 11-09-2009, 11:45 PM
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Dont kow much about all pro, but i can tell you that bri-mar makes a good dump trailer. I have 2 and am very pleased with them. If your going 7 feet wide, i would go with a 14' trailer...
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Old 11-16-2009, 04:42 PM
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What about PJ Dump Trailers. I have a 7x14 and love it. Built like a brick.
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Old 11-16-2009, 06:53 PM
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all pro makes an awesome trailer my father used too have an entire fleet of them. They are over built. and way outlasted all other brands we had.
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Old 11-16-2009, 10:10 PM
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the one thing that has me leaning the most to all pro is i can get the 7x14 for 5300 delivered to my house. vrs the brimar 7x14 which is 8 grand. and i haven't looked at pj is the 7x14 dual piston or single.
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Old 11-16-2009, 10:18 PM
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the one thing that has me leaning the most to all pro is i can get the 7x14 for 5300 delivered to my house. vrs the brimar 7x14 which is 8 grand. and i haven't looked at pj is the 7x14 dual piston or single.
Mine is a scissor lift. 14k gvw
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Old 11-17-2009, 05:38 PM
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i like the idea more of the two pistons over the scissor lift but dont know what the advantage of the scissor lift over the two pistons . and how much did you pay for the 7x14 pj dump if you dont mind me asking. and i like the power up and down on the pj and the all pro dosent have it
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Old 11-17-2009, 06:33 PM
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i like the idea more of the two pistons over the scissor lift but dont know what the advantage of the scissor lift over the two pistons . and how much did you pay for the 7x14 pj dump if you dont mind me asking. and i like the power up and down on the pj and the all pro dosent have it
I have heard that scissor lifts are more powerful. That may not be true but I have heard from a few different people that scissors are better than a single or dual piston. I am not just saying that because I own one.

I believe I paid around $5900 for mine. Around town I could not find them for under $7k for the size I wanted. I bought it from that link I posted earlier and paid an extra $300 for them to ship it to me (Around 300 miles one way) and I still came out ahead. Great great company to work with, didn't even require money until they brought the trailer to me. I will definitaly talk to them the next time I am in the market for any trailer(they sell more than just dump trailers). So far so good with my trailer, I have had it loaded pretty good a few times and it doesn't even hesitate when it dumps. The whole trailer is rock solid, only down side to that is it is heavy(I think around 4500# empty). Good luck with your purchase, what will you be towing the trailer with?
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Old 09-07-2012, 08:25 AM
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Did you end up getting the trailer from All Pro Trailer? Reason I ask is that I am looking for one and they have a great price but I have heard some bad stuff about them building their trailers cheaply. If you got it from All Pro, do you like it? What size did you end up with?
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Old 09-09-2012, 10:51 PM
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I have a Brimar and just sold tha all pro 7x14. It was a great trailer used it quiet a bit until I bought my dump truck. Paint lasted on the outside 3 years and then touched up. Only reason I sold was I wasn't using it and needed to free up some space. Kept the Brimar for the firewood business it smaller and easier to get in places. With the all pro we had a t190 in it until we bought anequipment trailer. The all pro was a good trailer and if I was in the market for that size again I would buy one again.
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