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- Ramp Recommendation for Loading Golf Cart into Truck Bed
For most golf carts you want to go with a 1,000 lb capacity loading ramp. I would however recommend the Erickson Arched Ramps part #EM07486 as they have a 3,000 lb capacity, an aluminum construction which will make them lightweight, and straps that… view full answer...
- 7k Timbren Trailer Axle that Gives Lower Profile
It's hard to give you an exact deck height you'd have with the Timbren Axle Less kits we offer like the part #TASR7KS01 as it depends on the wheel/tire size you use and frame height, deck thickness etc. But if you are looking for the lowest… view full answer...
- Why is there a Height Limit on Aluminum Car Hauler Ramp Set 288-07502
The height restriction on ramp set #288-07502 has to do with the distribution of the weight, ability for tires to grip, and clearance between the tops of the ramps and the vehicle rolling up them. The shorter the ramp the more severe the angle will… view full answer...
- Blue Ox Patriot 3 and 2 Comparison
The difference between the Patriot 2 #BRK2016 and the Patriot 3 part #BRK2019 is the the Patriot 3 continuously checks the brake pressure initially to make sure the unit is setup properly. view full answer...
- Recommendation for Adding Third Axle To Trailer Suspension
The Dexter Heavy Duty Suspension Kit #K71-360-00 is designed for 33 inch axle spacing. To add your third axle, you cannot simply add a hanger spring and axle. You can keep your 35 inch spacing but you will need to relocate your hangers. I've… view full answer...
- Trailer Loading Ramps Needed for a Trailer Floor that is 22 High
I do have a solution for you, but the Aluminum Car Hauler Ramp Set #288-07503 that you referenced has a max height of 16" for loading equipment. I did speak with my contact at Gen-Y Hitch who said that their aluminum loading ramps don't have… view full answer...
- Are Erickson Loading Ramps Made in the USA
We do have some ramps made in the USA but all Erickson ramps, like part #EM07473, are made in China. The Snap-Loc ramps, part #SLATTR972-2, are made in the USA but they're shorter at only 72 inches. Another option is Gen-Y ramps, part… view full answer...
- Do Aluminum Car Hauler Ramps Come as a Set
Yes, the Aluminum Car Hauler Ramps #288-07501 do come as a set of two ramps. These ramps are lightweight at just 17 lbs each but have a total capacity of 6,000 lbs so they can handle even large equipment. They also come with safety straps to connect… view full answer...
- Could a 7.50-16LT Replace a 235/85-16 Tire
The two trailer tire sizes you listed are very similar. The size ST235/85-16 is 9.37 inches wide and 31.67 inches tall whereas the 7.50-16 is 31.8 inches in diameter and is 8.4 inches wide. Both tire sizes will fit a 16 inch wheel that is 6 inches in… view full answer...
- What Load Range Tire is Needed for a 10,000 lb Trailer
Load range capacity varies based on the tire size and brand, so without knowing either, it's hard to say. For example, a load range D tire in size 145/80-12 has an average capacity of 1,220 lbs, while a load range C tire in size 185/80-13 has an… view full answer...
- Ramp Recommendation for Loading Bobcat 331 Onto Trailer
For a Bobcat 331 that weighs up to 7,500 lbs I'd recommend the 10k ramps part #325-GH-R96 that you referenced which are 96 inches long and 15 inches wide. I attached a picture of a heavier tractor being loaded with these ramps as well as a review… view full answer...