24ft trailer.

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by RedWingsDet, Jun 5, 2004.

  1. LwnmwrMan22

    LwnmwrMan22 LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,372

    I've got a 24' enclosed Classic Dominator.

    If you're looking at enclosed, let me lend you this opinion.

    If you do alot of mowing with a push mower, or if you're going to use whatever piece of equipment that you have in front of your other mowers / equipment, look at a "V-Nose" where you can drive whatever off the front ramp.

    This is the only reason that I'm looking at a new trailer. That, and mine is 7 years old now.

    I know I should have washed it before I took the pic, but just the one wheel looks odd :D

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  2. HazellLawnCare

    HazellLawnCare LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 832

    I run a 24ft enclosed and we do a lot of push mowing. When you open the side door I have a ramp that folds down there and 4 push mowers across the front under a work bench. That way if we pull up to a small yard we can just open the side door drop the ramp and get out the 21's and not have to move our walkbehinds or z's. This setup has worked very well for us and I have just ordered a new 28' trailer.
     
  3. LwnmwrMan22

    LwnmwrMan22 LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,372

    Hazel -

    What brand trailer do you run??
     
  4. HazellLawnCare

    HazellLawnCare LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 832

    I've had good luck with Haulmark trailers. My new one will be a 28ft Elite II Race trailer. On my new trailer I ordered it with a 4ft ramp door on the side instead of a regular door.
     
  5. kemmer

    kemmer LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 608

    Premier- do you really see yourself getting 3 ztr's in the future? I think a 14 or 16 footer fit all your stuff fine.
     
  6. selnoil

    selnoil LawnSite Member
    Posts: 162

    I remember when I got my 16' Interstate enclosed I thought, That will be plenty of room with room to grow. Well, 3 months later its full. The bigger the better!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  7. RedWingsDet

    RedWingsDet LawnSite Gold Member
    from Detroit
    Posts: 3,556


    im not getting a 24footer. if you have read my previous posts you would have read that. a 24footer would be way to big for the narrow streets
     

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