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Old 04-16-2009, 10:11 PM
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Fabricating my own trailer cage

Well I have finally started on my tool cage for my trailer. (I built my drop gate last season and posted some photo's of it in some one else's thread a few weeks ago) I am building since my trailer is home made and smaller than the regular 4x8's or any other regular measurement. Here are some Photo's of it so far.
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Old 04-16-2009, 10:14 PM
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it looks like you might need a bigger trailer that a real small trailer
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Old 04-16-2009, 10:18 PM
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More Photo's

That is where I was as of last week, Here is some more shots of my progress.
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Old 04-16-2009, 10:39 PM
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it looks like you might need a bigger trailer that a real small trailer
Maybe in a couple of years, but for now it holds everything I will need. I am going to put a plate over the spare tire for my Sthil back-pack blower, it holds two 21" mowers side by side and when I do my clean-ups I fit my Snapper in and pull my Billy-Goat Vac up backwards next to it, (I use the Snapper to suck up the rest of the debris after it is all raked up. And I use my Vac for all the concrete patio's and garden beds, ect. ect. ect. I don't have big yards and can get in and out with this tiny trailer attached to my Ford
F-150. Some day I will go for broke but for now I will make things as efficient as I can with minimal cost. David
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Old 04-16-2009, 10:49 PM
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looks good
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Old 04-16-2009, 10:56 PM
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Thanks, I have been wanting to do this since the beginning but I just got my Mig Welder this winter and wanted to wait until all the taxes where dealt with before I jumped in.
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Old 04-16-2009, 11:22 PM
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i wish i could weld but i get to learn next year
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Old 04-16-2009, 11:26 PM
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Looks like you do some good fab work. I agree with the others though, you need alot bigger of a trailer, you'll be amazed with all the options it opens up! But if it works for you thats cool too man, have fun!
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Old 04-16-2009, 11:32 PM
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thts alot of extra weight added to tht trailer!

great welding though
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Old 04-16-2009, 11:35 PM
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Yes, that's a small trailer!

Yes, your cage looks good! Nice fab work!

And the biggie... Didn't anyone else notice the FENDERS on the trailer??? I have NEVER seen that done before, pretty ingenious I must say...
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