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Old 10-10-2013, 04:21 PM
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Tips or tricks for fitting you equipment on the trailer

I have a 5x10 open trailer. When I measured everything out beforehand,it all seemed like it was going to work. I bought a 48 belt drive walk behind and a 32 belt drive. If I put them both on the trailer, I can barely close the rear gate. I have to put my 21 on the truck bed. Also I'm concerned about the 48 and 32 mashing together. I was wondering if anyone had any tips. Can I put my 32 offset to the left or right to fit the 21 or would that unbalance things. Thinking about just getting rid of the 32 and getting something smaller. I'm only a one man show so maybe I just bought too much equipment.
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Old 10-10-2013, 05:04 PM
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Tips or tricks for fitting you equipment on the trailer

Why do you need a 48, 32, and a 21? A 48 and 21 should be fine
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Old 10-10-2013, 05:35 PM
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When in doubt get a trailer one size bigger than you think you need.
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Old 10-10-2013, 05:45 PM
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Why do you need a 48, 32, and a 21? A 48 and 21 should be fine
I probably didn't to be honest with you. I should have just stooped at the 48. Will probably just sell the 32 and take a loss.
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Old 10-10-2013, 07:32 PM
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Tips or tricks for fitting you equipment on the trailer

Keep the 32 as a backup
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Old 10-10-2013, 08:53 PM
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Buy a bigger trailer. Unless you have small gates to get through no need for a 21. 32 should suffice instead UNLESS there's gates.
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Old 10-10-2013, 09:01 PM
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Can you turn them sideways? 48 in front and the 32 behind you can probably shove the 21 under the grips of the 32.

Keep the 32 you will need it. I don't sell anything I never know when I will need it. Come to think of it when I need it is usually right after I have sold it.
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Old 10-10-2013, 09:58 PM
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must say i am surprised that the 32 and 48 both dont fit, being both walkbehinds...I was able to fit a 48 ZTR and a 48 WB on a 5x10...have you tried putting the front casters over the trailer frame rails, or putting the mowers on backwards
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Old 10-11-2013, 06:14 AM
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Yes put them on Backwards. I used to run a 21" next to a 36" in front and a 48" stander behind on my 5'x10'. The problem with 2 walk behinds are the handles hitting the gate.loading them backwards let's the handles overhang on the front and easily shut the gate.
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Old 10-11-2013, 08:14 AM
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Backwards should help. If possible, put a side gate on. Or hell get a 6x12 trailer. They're cheap. I have a 6x10 I can't decide if I'm selling or not. Very versitile
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