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Ramp door extension

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by Prestigelawncare, Mar 31, 2011.

  1. Prestigelawncare

    Prestigelawncare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 64

    If you have an enclosed trailer what are the dimensions of your ramp extension or ramp flap? I am building one but I have seen some that are 16 in and some that are 20 in long. I have a 7 ft wide trailer and probably going 5 ft wide which is just inside the outside of the door. I believe I also have to go with 3/4 in plywood.......correct?

  2. DoetschOutdoor

    DoetschOutdoor LawnSite Bronze Member
    from S. IL
    Messages: 1,818

    My enclosed is 7' wide and the ramp flap is prolly about 5 or maybe 5.5 wide, just a bit smaller than the ramp width itself. 20" seems big.
  3. Coastal Lawn Maintenance

    Coastal Lawn Maintenance LawnSite Senior Member
    from VA
    Messages: 485

    I had dimand plate on my trailer and they lasted all about 2months and were ripped off. If I remeber they were about 18 but only about 3 feet wide on a 7 foot trailer
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