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Old 03-18-2016, 12:47 AM
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Tandem Pulling

I got tired of having to take separate vehicles to pull two trailers to the lake. So I found a way to pull 2 trailers with 1 Truck. Found a tow package for a pick up on craigslist and started modifying. Need to document the cut and welds I had done by my buddy to make the top piece that sticks way up go to the back side of the frame to match the angle of the boat trailer. But I used a few Grade 8 bolts and an expensive drill bit and I had no issues all summer!
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Old 03-18-2016, 06:43 AM
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What are the laws in your state regarding two trailer towing?
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Old 03-18-2016, 06:54 AM
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that would sketch me out loading and unloading my boat. this rigid piece of metal just waiting to rip a hole in the bottom..
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Old 03-18-2016, 07:37 AM
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How do you load and unload your boat then? Put the trailer in extremely deep so you float over the hitch?
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Old 03-18-2016, 08:08 AM
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How do you load and unload your boat then? Put the trailer in extremely deep so you float over the hitch?
That's what I was wondering. Maybe he hasn't launched it yet?
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Old 03-18-2016, 08:09 AM
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I think we need some in between pics...
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Old 03-18-2016, 08:19 AM
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If it works and you're comfortable with it, go for it. Personally, I would have gone the bed camper route instead of a pop-up.
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Old 03-18-2016, 08:34 AM
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Need to document the cut and welds I had done by my buddy to make the top piece that sticks way up go to the back side of the frame to match the angle of the boat trailer. But I used a few Grade 8 bolts and an expensive drill bit and I had no issues all summer!
I don't believe the pictures are the finished product as he states he needs to document the cut and welds then says it's going to match the angle of the trailer.
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Old 03-18-2016, 08:43 AM
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In Minnesota the police would have fun with that! They will not let that fly unless the front trailer is a fifth wheel.
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Old 03-18-2016, 08:47 AM
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hopefully the added on receiver hitch will be relatively quick removable before launching boat???
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