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Need Trailer Plans

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by lawnrangeralaska, Jan 20, 2006.

  1. lawnrangeralaska

    lawnrangeralaska LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 433

    Looking to build a trailer like big tex and so on. Plans that i am looking for are for the 20 foot landscape trailer with the 4 foot expanded metal sides. thanks james
     
  2. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,163

  3. kirk brown

    kirk brown LawnSite Member
    from Ontario
    Messages: 164

    try google, but it`s hard to find free plans for trailers.
    good luck
     
  4. MMLawn

    MMLawn LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,569

    Make sure that wherever you get the plans from that you get "good" plans as a trailer that big and esp with 4' sides adding quite a bit to the overall weight will require that you ensure the balance and weight distrub is correct. Otherwise you'll have a mess towing and controlling it.
     
  5. RonB

    RonB LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 427

  6. B&B Lndscpng & Lwn Srvc

    B&B Lndscpng & Lwn Srvc LawnSite Member
    Messages: 112

    Hey Lawnranger. Hope you got the trailer pics i sent to you. Let me know what you think.
     
  7. lawnrangeralaska

    lawnrangeralaska LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 433

    Thanks i like the pics of your trailer! How long is it? I am looking for a trailer like that but four foot sides like the big tex trailers and various others that make that trailer. If i can only get plans for a 18ft that would work too. thanks
     
  8. lawnrangeralaska

    lawnrangeralaska LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 433

    found the trailer i want to build http://www.elamtrailers.com/image10.htm that trailer 6' 8'' x 20 and then build my own 4foot sides and rear ramp and cage just like the big tex trailers. tell me what yal think.
    james
     
  9. Brendan Smith

    Brendan Smith LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,195

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