Trailer question..

Post in 'DIY and General non-hearth advice' started by Gary_602z, Aug 29, 2013.

  1. Gary_602z

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    Okay will my Polaris 500 Sportsman pull a 8ft. by 5 ft. trailer okay with about 1/3 of a cord(can't say face cord here)?
    I want to get one trailer that I can use to haul wood and my lawn mower (50 inch deck) with either my truck or the quad. Basically it would be 3 miles at tops with the quad on dirt roads. I would like a smaller trailer to pull wood with for the quad but then it is to small to haul the lawn mower.

    Gary
     

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  2. WellSeasoned

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    Definitely. My old 300 pulled a 2 place trailer with around the same amount of wood. Post pics when u do:)
     
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    I agree. No problem.
     
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    No problems at all....
     
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    With IRS it's hard to get enough tongue weight to get the braking power you need. It will have no problem hauling on the level or up a grade, but downhill can be a big problem.
     
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    It will easily pull that. I regularly pull around a trailer with my 700 that weights 2000-2500 lbs. (3 snowmobiles and trailer)
     
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    Pics or it didn't happen!:) Got a 5x8 trailer. About 1/3 of a cord of Beech on it.

    Gary quadtrailer.jpg
     
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    You will soub find yourself putting more than 1/3 cord in that trailer.... And your atv will haul it
     
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