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Old 12-12-2010, 10:39 PM
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Debris Trailer

Hello,

This forum is a great tool for our industry.

Here are some pics of our recenlty renovated debris trailer. If you look closely the first 30 inches of the raised sidewall is actually a lift out door. We did this so we can throw debris into the front without having to climb over all the debris.

I plan to put a retractable top on this trailer using some 7-foot chain link fencing.

Comments are welcome.
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Old 12-12-2010, 10:41 PM
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Wow that is very nice.i like it.
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Old 12-12-2010, 10:45 PM
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Now you need a 15ft chain!
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Old 12-12-2010, 10:49 PM
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I almost forgot to say. This trailer holds up to 15-yards of debris. It does not dump but for most of our jobs, we don't need a dump trailer anyway.
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Equipment:
2006 Chevrolet 1500 crew cab truck
2006 Big Tex 6'x16' open trailer
2011 Toro Z500 52" deck ZTR
2006 Toro Z400 48" deck ZTR with mulch baffles
2010 Toro personal pace mower
2011 Echo string trimmer
2009 Echo string trimmer
2009 Echo PAS split shaft (edger, trimmer, pruner)
2-2011 Echo PB260T backpack blowers
3-2009 Echo handheld blowers
2011 Load Trail 6x10 dump trailer
Miscellneous shovels, rakes, and other outdoor tools
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Old 12-12-2010, 11:05 PM
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wish i had a small trailer like that for debris because at the dump they charge by the trailer length not how much or how high it is.
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Old 12-12-2010, 11:49 PM
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nice i like to see people with inovation.
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Old 12-13-2010, 12:07 AM
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Very nice, something like that would be handy to park at a landscape job , throw all the old crap in there.
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Old 12-13-2010, 12:14 AM
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I told my dad that exact thing like 20 mins ago about his 5x8 and he said well see, wich usually means its not his idea so its not a good one.
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Old 12-13-2010, 04:58 AM
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That is nice, when I go to the recycle place where I unload a lot of guys who don't have a dump use a chain link fence to line the front on the inside and take it down the floor before they fill it with debris. Then they have a long chain attached to the top that they hook-up to the huge concrete block that is out there for us. They just drive about ten feet and everything rolls out of either their truck or trailer. Works real slick.
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Old 12-13-2010, 03:21 PM
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HAHA not half bad idea.
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