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Flatbed with removable dovetail

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by ShadyTree, Jan 28, 2013.

  1. Woodman1

    Woodman1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 332

    I love it as well! I have only put about 500 hours on it, but I have enjoyed every one of them!
    Im heading to your thread now!
     
  2. Potomac Lawns Inc.

    Potomac Lawns Inc. LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 412

    How did this end up working out for you?
     
  3. Woodman1

    Woodman1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 332

    I'm still loving it! It does everything that I hoped that it would. I don't use the dovetail very much. I use it much more for the dump function and the pulling capacity. I have a maintenance truck with a fixed dovetail that I use for the mowers.
    I made a set of sides that are the same height as the headache rack. It has doors on hinges. I can put a good bit of stuff in it.
    I would still love the switch and go system on a bigger truck - one day!!!
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  4. Potomac Lawns Inc.

    Potomac Lawns Inc. LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 412

    What size is the bed and how many Zero turns can you fit? Thanks for the info.
     
  5. Woodman1

    Woodman1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 332

    The maintenance truck is a 3500 with a 16' bed. Loaded I carry 2 61" zeros and a 48" vantage. It could hold 3 zeros without a problem though.
    This is an old pic before I got it lettered.

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  6. Woodman1

    Woodman1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 332

    The 4500 has an 8' bed. I wish I had gotten it with a 12.

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  7. Woodman1

    Woodman1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 332

    Versatility...
     
  8. Potomac Lawns Inc.

    Potomac Lawns Inc. LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 412

    Thanks Woodman, Sent you a pm as well
     
  9. Woodman1

    Woodman1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 332

    Glad to be able to help!!!
    Replied to the pm.
     
  10. Triple L

    Triple L LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 521

    What is the cab to axle measurement on that truck? Absolutely amazing setup
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