48" wb trailer size

Discussion in 'Homeowner Assistance Forum' started by road_runner, Jul 23, 2001.

  1. road_runner

    road_runner LawnSite Member
    from ohio
    Messages: 2

    Can I get a 48" Bobcat WalkBehind on a 4x8 utility trailer ? I need to rent on for some land we own out in the country.

  2. LoneStarLawn

    LoneStarLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,415

    There is usually about a quarter inch more (maybe more) in width than cutting width. So probably not, but if it does it will be very tight.
  3. road_runner

    road_runner LawnSite Member
    from ohio
    Messages: 2

    I was thinking I could place it on an angle (ie not facing straight forward) to make it fit.
    Otherwise I'll have to try to rent/borrow a 5 foot wide trailer
  4. stslawncare

    stslawncare LawnSite Bronze Member
    from DE
    Messages: 1,484

    you should be able to put it in side ways. if has no sides it will be easy, if it has short sides it will work, high sides then it might not.
  5. jeffyr

    jeffyr LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 876

    I don't remember the exact width of the 48" I owned, but it just squeezed between the wheel wells of the pickup. I think you could load it at an angle and let the handles stick out the back/side.

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