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Trailer Hitch Classes

Trailer Hitch Classes

There are five classes of Hitches for towing trailers. Each class is designed for a specific trailer weight range. The information below is a meant to be a guide to point you in the right direction when choosing a new hitch. You should always consult your vehicles manual and talk to a professional when deciding...

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Trailer Hitch Guide

Trailer Hitch Guide

Perhaps the most common type of trailer hitch is the receiver hitch. A receiver hitch is designed to mount onto the tow vehicle's frame and provide a receptacle or tube opening to accept the shank of a ball mount or other insert. Most receiver hitches are made to be vehicle-specific, meaning each one is uniquely designed...

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Correct Size TrailerChoosing the Right Size Trailer

A trailer has many potential jobs! From hauling ATVs to the trailhead and bringing a zero-turn mower to the jobsite to transporting boxes and furniture to your new house, you should keep in mind all of the possible uses you’ll use the trailer for. The best-sized trailer is one slightly larger than your intended use for it...

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H&H TrailersManufacturer Spotlight: H&H Trailers

For over 20 years, H&H has been manufacturing trailers with unmatched strength, durability, and exceptional value.  Their diverse range of steel and aluminum utility trailers, car haulers, equipment trailers, dump trailers, and enclosed cargo trailers...

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Buying a Utility TrailerTips for Buying a Utility Trailer

Utility trailers are often small but can be a real workhorse and excellent tool for anyone from gardeners and DIYer’s to farmers and homeowners. There is no doubt that owning a utility trailer can make your life easier in many ways but doing a bit of research before buying a new utility trailer can help ensure you get the trailer that is right for you...

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Trailer Maintenance5 Tips for Maintaining Your Trailer

When it comes to pretty much all things mechanical most of us will agree that a little maintenance can go a long way. Your trailer is no exception and regular maintenance can help to maintain value, reduce costly repairs and just make your trailer operate more smoothly which of course will save you time and headaches in the long run...

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Backing Up a TrailerSimple Tip for Backing Up a Trailer

Backing up a trailer is counter-intuitive.  If you want to back up with a trailer, the trailer moves in the opposite direction of the back of the vehicle.  This can get complicated and you can find yourself moving back and forth and making multiple attempts to line up your trailer...

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Look Cargo Trailers

Manufacturer Spotlight: Look Trailers

LOOK Trailers was founded in February of 2010 with one simple goal—to build the best trailer company in North America by building real partnerships with dealers and...

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Heavy Equipment

Transporting Heavy Equipment Safely

Hoping for the best and possibly breaking a few laws at the same time is not likely the best strategy for transporting heavy equipment. By following a few simple guidelines, you can move equipment between job sites safely and efficiently....

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Load Trail Trailers

Loading Your Bike on a Trailer

A motorcycle that is tied down incorrectly could result in your bike shifting or tipping over during a trip down the highway, or worse yet, falling out of your trailer. Here are a few tips to help you keep your motorcycle tied down safely on your next road trip....

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Renting a Trailer vs Buying

 

Renting vs Buying a Trailer

Storing your trailer is an important part of protecting your investment making sure your trailer is in good working order for many years to come. Not everyone uses their trailer year around...

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Trailer Storage Tips

 

Trailer StorageTips:

Storing your trailer is an important part of protecting your investment making sure your trailer is in good working order for many years to come. Not everyone uses their trailer year around...

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Load Trail Trailers

Manufacturer Spotlight: Load Trail Trailers

Load Trail started production on trailers as a small family owned and operated business in 1996. With one small shop, a few acres, and...

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Load Trail Dump Trailers

How to Load Your Trailer Safely

There is a lot to consider when loading your trailer for your next trip. Whether you are hauling a motorcycle on vacation or some mulch around your yard knowing the correct way to load your trailer will make your next towing trip safer....

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Load Trail Dump Trailers

Dump Trailer or Dump Truck?

If you have been doing research on the internet you have likely found that many favor a trailer over a dump truck because there are a lot of pros and not too many cons. This still doesn’t mean that trailers are always the right answer, let’s look at...

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Load Trail Trailers

Trailer Licensing & Insurance

Trailer licensing and insurance is a necessary investment for anyone who uses a trailer. If you use a trailer for personal reasons, insurance will protect you from liability in the event of an accident...

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Load Trail Trailers

In the News

USA Trailer Sales is a second generation, family-owned-and-operated trailer supplier of open and enclosed trailers, accessories, parts and services from six locations throughout the state of Michigan...

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Load Trail Trailers

Choosing a Snowmobile Trailer

What should you look for when shopping for an enclosed snowmobile trailer? There are many factors to consider, depending on how...

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Load Trail Trailers

Loading a Snowmobile Trailer

Old man winter is on his way and here in Michigan we are getting ready for another fun-filled snowmobile season. For most snowmobilers a trailer is a big part of getting to their snowmobiling destination. Today we would like to offer a few tips...

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Load Trail Trailers

We've Got You Colored

Our friends at Load Trail know that sometimes life can be a little bland. That’s why they have tackled the monotony of the workday or the weekend responsibilities by adding a little color to the job. Maybe a safety green heavy-duty dump trailer...

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Understanding GVWR

Manufacturer Spotlight - AMO

Located in Toledo Ohio AMO has been manufacturing trailers and serving the Midwest with a wide variety of open utility trailers Car Haulers, Deckovers...

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Choosing a Cargo Trailer

Choosing the right cargo trailer for your hobby or business can be a big investment. Doing a bit of research in the beginning can help ensure you make the right choice and will be happy with your new trailer for years to come. The cargo trailers of today offer...

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Understanding GVWR

Understanding GVWR

One of the most commonly misunderstood terms in the trailer world is Gross Vehicle Weight Rating or (GVWR). When buying any sort of trailer it is very important to understand the GVWR or Gross Trailer Weight Rating (GTWR) of both your tow vehicle and trailer...

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