My new, used dump insert.

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by NYRookie, Oct 1, 2003.

  1. NYRookie

    NYRookie LawnSite Member
    Messages: 240

    Just had a dump insert installed. It was used, only 1 1/2 years old, but it came out of another lco's 1/2 ton and saw only grass and mulch. It was 1/2 the price of a new one. I think I will be Rhino lining it next spring. It will help out alot with leaves and firewood this fall. I think I will leave the insert in this winter and just take off the cab protector and side boards. A little different backing up with my mirrors all the time, no more cheating by looking out the back window. What do you all think.

  2. NYRookie

    NYRookie LawnSite Member
    Messages: 240

    Heres another pic.

  3. Potomac Lawns Inc.

    Potomac Lawns Inc. LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 412

    Very nice we just picked up a 7x14 dump trailer its less than a week old but already used it 4 times
  4. gogetter

    gogetter Banned
    Messages: 3,256

    NYRoookie, is that a 6' bed?
  5. AA961JESTER

    AA961JESTER LawnSite Member
    Messages: 48

    I would recommend against Rhino Lining the insert. If you do you will have trouble dumping grass and mulch, especially if it is damp.

    I also have as ez dumper. I would recommend you stock up on an extra battery solenoid, also the up and down solenoid. If you burn out the up or down sometimes they are hard to get. Just my 2 cents. I also had the motor replaced under warranty. Had alot of troubles with mine although I think its a great idea. Must have got the lemon of the bunch.

    PS just curious how much did you pay. I may be selling mine.

  6. NYRookie

    NYRookie LawnSite Member
    Messages: 240

    Gogetter, yes it is a 6' bed. That is why they are hard to find, new or used.

    AA961jester, I hope I don't have the problems you had. I payed $1400 for it. A new 6'er with the cab protecter, tarp roll and some side boards would have been $2800 plus tax.
  7. GrassBustersLawn

    GrassBustersLawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 981


    SWEET! Nice price too.


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