Just thought people might find this interesting. This trailer was whipped up by my right hand man out of left over materials from other jobs. The axle is a 2500lb torsion bar out of a rotten snowmobile trailer. The frame was a 1960's 3" channel boat trailer frame (that was still like new), the deck is 1/8" steel diamond plate with flush E-track. It tilts with the aid of a nitro gas shock and has a slide out rear extension that drops the approach angle down to the point you could push a bike up on to it. Its a pretty slick trailer, he did a remarkable job. I will have to see if I can get a close up of the front tire hoop-its all twisted 3/4" he bent around some pipes welded to the welding table. now all we need is to get it sold and recover some labor cost.
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Thread: bike trailer
11-10-2006, 12:31 AM #1Senior Member
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11-10-2006, 11:03 AM #2
Nice work. It great when you can recycle stuff too.
11-10-2006, 10:14 PM #3
nice work, i like the twisted steel front wheel holder. should sell no problem.thanks for the help
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11-12-2006, 08:35 AM #4Senior Member
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looks good, nice job
thanks for shairing the pics