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will both mowers fit?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by sodgod, Mar 28, 2005.

  1. sodgod

    sodgod LawnSite Member
    Messages: 107

    I'm lookin for a trailer. I would like a 14' but would a 12' work. I will have 2 48" walk behinds on it. Will they fit? plus ne litle odds n ends like during fall does anyone run the same setup?

    TURF DOCTOR LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,138

    i would go with a 14 min, down the road you might go to a ztr, they are like 7 ft long,but try and run as light as poss down the road.
  3. NCLawnMedic

    NCLawnMedic LawnSite Member
    Messages: 78

    They will fit. I currently use a 12 foot with a 48" WB and a 60" Toro with all other necessary equipment. However, when it gets to be aerating season, I run into space problems and have to leave equipment. If you can afford it, I would do a min. of a 16" for future expansion.

    Messages: 140

    I have a 7x14 (deck size) tralior and have no problem with 2 walks and a zero on it! Gets kinda tight but it all fits nicely!!!
  5. slicksilverado01

    slicksilverado01 LawnSite Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 173

    this one guy that mows around my hood has a 12 footer with one scag TT and a scag TC on it. he made a push mower rack that sits above the front wheels of the mower.
  6. WoodBrothersLC

    WoodBrothersLC LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 418

    We have a 5.5x10 and our 52" Stander and 48" Encore fit on it along with a 21" JD14SB comfortably. By the way, great to see a fellow Encore operator. They are great machines that are often overlooked by people diving into the walk behind world.
  7. mkwl

    mkwl LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,700

    Measure it! That is the most reliable way to know if they will fit.
  8. Cigarcop

    Cigarcop LawnSite Member
    Messages: 197

    They'll fit but not much else. I'd get at least the 14' trailer. I just bought a new 16' tandem.....lots of room now!
  9. Shawns Lawns

    Shawns Lawns LawnSite Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 638

    if you find a good deal let me know i would like one to. I have a 12' but could really move up to a 14' :waving:
  10. Eddie B

    Eddie B LawnSite Senior Member
    from gone
    Messages: 859

    This image isn't to scale, but this is how I fit my mowers on my 7x14. Arrows are pointing to the front of the mowers. They'll fit fine. my trailer is 7.5 feet wide, however.

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