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New trailer

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by lawncare3, Jul 28, 2003.

  1. lawncare3

    lawncare3 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,981

    I just got a 5x10 single axle with a whole bunch of locks and other stuff, what else besides a Trimmer Trap should I put on it? I don't want to spend too much more because I already paid $1150- :(

    Thanks in advance :)
  2. Lombardi

    Lombardi LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 538

    Mowers, blowers, gas cans, etc. Seriously though, weld on some hooks on all sides of the trailer. They will come in very handy when tying down. $1150.00 seems very high for a trailer of that size. It amazes me that trailer prices vary so much across the U.S. I bought an 83" X 18', double axle, electric brakes, side rails, for $1625.00.
  3. 1stclasslawns

    1stclasslawns LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 565

    I just got an 18'x6'6" tandem with brakes for 1140.00

    And a trimmer rack with locks for 60.00.

    How many do you want to buy?

  4. Cooper Landscaping

    Cooper Landscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 214

    How far are you willing to ship? :D

  5. CT18fireman

    CT18fireman LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 611

    That is why they cost so much here. In the south and midwest they are cheaper. I am actually planning a trip to FL in September to get my new trailer and am going to bring a few home on top of it for other people. That and the vacation I will take makes the trip worthwhile.

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