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Buying a Dump Trailer

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by 1Buckeye, Jan 3, 2010.

  1. eludemann

    eludemann LawnSite Member
    Messages: 58

    those sure trac trailers are made in markle, indiana at the i-69 trailer center location. I don't know if that would be any cheaper.
  2. 1Buckeye

    1Buckeye LawnSite Member
    from OH
    Messages: 9

    You guys are bringing up some good points. Certainly there are pro and cons to dump trailers. I think I would shy away from the drop axles as it would take a mile to dump a load. I wouldn't even mess with the ramps that they sell....you might bust a nut carrying those around. I like the landscape ramps they show on Bri Mar's website (under options). And I'm sure it's a heavy trailer but I really need something to haul mulch with. Maybe I'll check out the dump inserts for my pick-up.

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