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How does everybody get their Quads around. I have been standing my wife's Raptor 350 and my 660 on end in the back of my truck, and because it is a short bed crew cab GMC, I am having to really muscle the second bike to get it up there. I was wondering if anybody had some tips on how to better load the bikes, or where to get a trailer for cheap.
 

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one in the bed one in the trailer.....buy a trailer :grin_nod:
 

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Harbor freight has some quite cheap trailers.

Ramps are almost a necessity with truck loading.
 

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trail is really the way to go. so much safer. i load the automatic gizzly 125 in the back of my truck and put my raptor,wife's ltz250, and lt80 on my 5x8 trailer i bought off a guy who was selling his quads. got a good deal on the trailer and has been worth every cent i paid. i use to fly my raptor in the bed of my truck with the cheap bifold ramp i have.
 

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I've got like a 5 or 6 ft ramp that folds in half... It is easy to ride right into my truck ( a 2500 Dodge Diesel). If you can halfway ride your quad, putting it in the bed shouldn't be hard.
 

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Nice trailer dude 8) where did you get it???
 

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Jeep probably understeers like a bugger with that baby on there. ;)
 

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20 or 200? I dont see how you made that for 20, please explain :3question:
 

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20 or 200? I dont see how you made that for 20, please explain :3question:
If you have access to a nice welder and some time then buying some steel for it wouldnt be very much. Especially if you found some scrap yard or something. A friend of mine built his whole atv trailer (wheels, axle and all) for under $100 dollars and it look great. If you have the skill and tools you can do some damn cool things. 8)
 

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I know how to weld :grin_nod: I know its not hard, just hard to believe he got all that for under 20
 

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I got the alum. from a scrap loading ramp that I cut in half and the angle iron and square tubing was donated from work ;). All i had to buy was the tail lights I installed cause it blocks the Jeep lights and the 2x6 I made ramps with witch arent in the picture. Actually it dont weigh anymore than the popup I use to pull, its squats a little but not bad. I sure do get alot of people staring at me though. :lol:
 

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I'm only a sophomore in mechanical engineering, but I can already tell you that you need to watch yourself putting that much weight on certain hitches. Especially a jeep, lol.
 

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I built a unit like this for a buddies old scout to haul around his jet ski, man the lakes we got to with that setup were amazing. I never thought i'd see a quad like that though, but I guess a jet ski is in about the same weight as a sport quad. Nice job :thumbsup:
 

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They sell something similar on the internet for almost $600. I new I could do it alot cheaper so I gathered the parts and did it. Im no engineer, but Ive had zero issues with it. I have a class 3 hitch so I dont think <400lbs is too much. I have full coverage if it ever decides to go south ;)
 
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