Gator Made Trailers good or bad?

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by jeffslawnservice, Sep 1, 2011.

  1. jeffslawnservice

    jeffslawnservice LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 830

  2. Falcon50EX

    Falcon50EX LawnSite Senior Member
    from GA
    Messages: 994

    my first thing I noticed is 24 OC floor not good IMO
    Outside screws need to match the paint
    Check the metal thickness of the frame
  3. danieib2

    danieib2 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 13

    I have one of their tandem open trailers that seems to be made well. I see a lot of Gator trailers on the road here but mainly open and gooseneck. I believe they are made in Somerset, KY.
  4. srl28

    srl28 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,177

    They do have a production facility in Somerset KY yes. I have had 2 of their trailers, still have the 1, both equipment trailers. They are well built. Decent price, but they just dont compare to the more "top of the line" trailers but thats to be expected with their prices the way they are. Their trailers serve a purpose. Think I got my current equip. trailer for 2250.00 for a 18' 10k trailer...good deal
  5. rungreen

    rungreen LawnSite Member
    Messages: 211

    I have a 16ft tandem axle new last year. No real problems, solid trailer just not as nice as some top line trailers, but was cheaper.

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