Originally Posted by nakman
Is that correct in that it can only haul 1/4 ton? that's only 500 pounds, right? Seems like a lot of trailer to lug around, when shoot for 500 pounds you could have just done a cargo carrier in the receiver hitch..
Negative. I have been regularly using mine to haul pallets of 80lb bags of mortar. That's 42 bags on a pallet! It definitely flattens the springs, but no signs of stress to the frame or axle. Even the michelins on it are rated at WAY higher than 1/4 ton.
1978 13BT-40, 70 series mechanicals
1966 FJ45 lwb stock
2003 100 OME lift
1974V8J40, 1992FJ80, 1985FJ60, 1971FJ55, 1978FJ40, 1974FJ40, 1997 LX450 all long gone.