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Trailer & tow vehicle specifications

By |28 August 2017|

Trailer & tow vehicle specifications
All the information you need in choosing an appropriate vehicle/trailer combination, and where to find it.
Failure to abide by the […]

Trailer Repairs: How to upgrade or repair your car trailer

By |15 March 2017|

Wondering what you can do to renovate, upgrade or repair your trailer?
Whether your trailer is old and reliable or fairly new, there are things […]

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    Towing the line: Telltale signs it’s time for some serious trailer maintenance

Towing the line: Telltale signs it’s time for some serious trailer maintenance

By |8 September 2016|

Repair or replace? We help you decide when trailer maintenance is required and when you should replace your trailer.
Doing routine trailer maintenance will most […]

Luggage Trailer – Latest Release

By |21 July 2016|

The Luggage Trailer is a multi-purpose single axle box trailer that is compact light and inexpensive to fabricate. With a maximum GTM of 750kg […]

The Vital Link: A Guide to Trailer Couplings

By |2 June 2016|

Whether you’ve never hitched a trailer or are ready for an upgrade, our trailer coupling guide has you covered.

The trailer coupling is the vital […]

Everything You Need in Your Trailer Toolkit

By |15 April 2016|

Wear and tear, rough roads and minor accidents can all force you to stop and do some repairs to your trailer. Here’s a list […]

Single Axle Flatbed Car Trailer Plans – New Release

By |7 March 2016|

Our Single Axle Flatbed Trailer is specially designed for lighter applications hauling smaller vehicles and loads. With a max ATM of 2200kg and a TARE […]

The Right Wheels For Your Trailer

By |1 March 2016|

What Goes Around: The Right Wheels For Your Trailer
As long as they go round, you might not give much thought to your trailer’s wheels […]

4m Enclosed Motorbike Trailer Plans – new release

By |21 January 2016|

A medium size Enclosed Motorbike Trailer with a load area of 4000 x 2000 x 1500 (about 13×6.5x5ft) and a maximum ATM of 2600kg, suitable […]

Petrol vs. Diesel: There’s No Contest, But Why?

By |31 December 2015|

We weigh in on the petrol vs. diesel debate, and which is the most economical for towing.
Asking a group of seasoned caravan owners Petrol […]

A state-by-state guide to trailer registration

By |16 October 2015|

Trailer registration can be confusing, so we aim to make it easy for you – no matter which state you live in.
Here’s a look […]

Trailer Jargon

By |24 August 2015|

Don’t let the trailer jargon put you off when you want to build or buy a trailer. Here are some of the common terms you […]

What’s Best: An Open Or Enclosed Trailer?

By |10 August 2015|

Should you buy an open or enclosed trailer? We look at the advantages of both open and enclosed trailers.
It’s not always easy to know what […]

Reversing a Trailer like a Pro

By |8 July 2015|

Reversing a trailer needn’t be stressful. Stay calm, follow these easy steps and you’ll be backing up like a pro.
It’s understandable that many trailer […]

VW Trailer Assist – Hot or Not?

By |1 April 2015|

New hands-free technology from Volkswagen makes reverse parking a caravan child’s play.

Reversing a caravan or camper trailer into a tight spot is something many […]

Greasing Your Trailer

By |6 March 2015|

When dirt, dust or salt water get into the moving parts on your trailer, it’s likely to cause friction and wear. Greasing your trailer […]

Rough Guide to Towing a Trailer

By |15 December 2014|

When towing a trailer, it’s a good idea to familiarise yourself with safety regulations and restrictions on the trailer and towing vehicle. Here’s a […]

Custom Trailer Designs

By |28 November 2014|

Trailers come in a variety of designs, sizes, load carrying capacity and axle configurations, to name but a few elements that make trailers different from […]

Safe Trailering this Holiday

By |10 November 2014|

We have added some information on the importance of safe towing and have also created a short trailer check list. The are a number […]

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Rated D-shackles: The Facts

By |31 October 2014|

There have been rumours circulating about police enforcing specific requirements for D shackles, with reports on social media claiming that police were issuing infringement […]