Tow Guards

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by neblawncare23, Mar 11, 2018.

  1. neblawncare23

    neblawncare23 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Neb
    Messages: 370

    Does anyone run tow guards on there pickups while pulling trailers to prevent rocks, and debris from tearing up your equipment? And if so which is the best to get, that's out of the way when accessing truck bed all the time?
     
  2. neblawncare23

    neblawncare23 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Neb
    Messages: 370

    You cant tell me no one uses these!
     
  3. weeze

    weeze Banned
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    i've never heard of a tow guard. honestly.
     
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  4. Dawson

    Dawson LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,256

    You talking about the rubber flaps that hang down behind the back wheels?

    Personally I've never had an issue with rocks or any other debrie on the road damaging anything on my trailer?
     
  5. weeze

    weeze Banned
    Messages: 14,644

    mud flaps? i have those but still get some chips in the paint on my trailer. i just touch it up with spray paint once a year. bedliner spray seems to work good.
     
  6. Todd73

    Todd73 LawnSite Silver Member
    Male, from Florida
    Messages: 2,512

    Something like this???

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  7. flybynite

    flybynite LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 682

    That looks like a big push broom. lol
     
  8. JLSLLC

    JLSLLC LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,536

    I see them once in a blue moon
     
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  9. hort101

    hort101 LawnSite Fanatic
    Male, from S.E. New England
    Messages: 13,062

    Usually on a motorhome or a fancy fifth wheelpayup
     
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  10. JLSLLC

    JLSLLC LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,536

    Yea a bigger tow rig, for landscaping i think it would be in the way. Id shoot more mud on it than anything. But if you live in the country i can see it being a good buy
     
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