cant decide on trailer.

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by Raven386, Jun 10, 2006.

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What size trailer??

  1. 6 X 14

    4 vote(s)
    11.1%
  2. 6 1/2 X 14

    7 vote(s)
    19.4%
  3. 7 X 14

    25 vote(s)
    69.4%
  1. Raven386

    Raven386 LawnSite Silver Member
    from CT
    Posts: 2,160

    ok ive been tossing it back and forth.....

    6X14

    6 1/2 X 14

    7X14


    the 6X14 i can get out the door for under 2200. but the other trailers are going to be a couple hundred dollar difference.... what should i do??
     
  2. NEUSWEDE

    NEUSWEDE LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Maine
    Posts: 1,147

    why a 14' for just a walkbehind? you plannng on another mower?
     
  3. Signature Landscaping1

    Signature Landscaping1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Mass
    Posts: 1,497

    6x14 Should be Great for your setup. Neuswede- It says in his signature he has 2 Lesco w/b's.
     
  4. tthomass

    tthomass LawnSite Gold Member
    from N. VA
    Posts: 3,497

    look at it this way, if you go bigger you'll always have extra room that i'm sure you won't have a prob filling with soemthing vs smaller and wishing you had bought the bigger

    get the bigger, its only $200 more

    btw, nice truck.......you won't really know its back there....mine is '02
     
  5. East Coast Lawn Choppers

    East Coast Lawn Choppers LawnSite Member
    Posts: 134

    Never too big... We bought a 8.5' x 20' enclosed and it doesn't hold enough... we were trying to decide between the 20', 24', 28' and we went with the 20' because it is easier to get in and out of some of the tight driveways and places we go. Wish we would have went with at least 24'.
     
  6. NEUSWEDE

    NEUSWEDE LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Maine
    Posts: 1,147

    Whoops it was an early rainy morning!
     
  7. MysticLandscape

    MysticLandscape LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,020

    Bigger is always better, you think its to big now but once you get it, it will still be too small.
     
  8. Raven386

    Raven386 LawnSite Silver Member
    from CT
    Posts: 2,160

    thanks everyone ! im planning on a Z next year hopefully maybe at the end of this season... thats another question i had....i demoed a Cub Cadet yesterday, very resonabley priced, just dont know what anyone else thinks of em.... id really want another Lesco, but i know no one in my area with a Lesco Z..
     
  9. Raven386

    Raven386 LawnSite Silver Member
    from CT
    Posts: 2,160


    thats one thing i was definetley worried about.... i just couldnt afford the Duramax...but its definetley re-assuring hearing about yours. ive seen 1 other LCO in my area w/ a 2500HD w/o the D-max.
     
  10. LawnGuy73

    LawnGuy73 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,945

    7x14 no trailer can ever be big enough.
     

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