The little/light Camper Trailer Thread...

Discussion in 'Camping Toys' started by Jurgen, Mar 2, 2010.

  1. sleazy rider

    sleazy rider przemądrzały dupek

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    Tongue weight will probably be exceeded with the bike loaded on the tote and the trailer attached to the tote. Putting a tote on the back of the camper is very ill advised. The frame just ain't that strong and you'd probably tweak the camper box. You might get away with extending the tongue and putting it up there, but check your weights first.


    ETA: do your research on checking out pop up campers. They rot easily. Floors, box, top are all susceptible to softness. I hunted for six months before I bought mine and ended up going 5 hours from home to get it.
  2. PA Slammer

    PA Slammer I hate titles...

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    3400 lbs dry
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  3. Dfrnt

    Dfrnt Just pluggin' along Supporter

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    this might work for you.
    https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/477697799604578/
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  4. Glenn247

    Glenn247 Long timer Supporter

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    That was not what I was hoping to hear

    What do you think about hauling one bike on the hitch hauler in between the tow vehicle and pop-up camper?
  5. Maggot12

    Maggot12 U'mmmm yeaah!!

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    I didn't help the cause here either, but I think the point of the thread was a 2kish type trailer. and some with around 100lb tongue weight.

    the 3400 sounds good. The tongue weight is probably 800+

  6. PA Slammer

    PA Slammer I hate titles...

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    Totally agree. It is funny though how most of the discussion is how to fit things in the tongue or bumper.
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    Did you see the Facebook link that I left?
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  8. Glenn247

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    Yes sir I'm looking into it

    Noticed you're from Grass lake Michigan. I'm from Michigan myself and once bought a special edition White Honda spree from Grass lake
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    Small world.
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  12. Hannda

    Hannda Short, fat, bearded, old & slow

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    If you're going "pop up" have you looked at the A-Liners?
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  13. Hannda

    Hannda Short, fat, bearded, old & slow

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    That it would be better to have a pickup.
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    Got a link for those A-Liners?
  15. Hannda

    Hannda Short, fat, bearded, old & slow

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    Go to YouTube and type in A Liner Camper. There are just regular A-liner campers without dormers, those with one dormer, those with two dormers, those with or without a bathroom, some with a toilet but no shower, some with interior kitchens, some with exterior kitchens, some with front decks to hold a bike, one with off road suspension and tires. There are a bunch of different models to choose from.
    What are the basic amenities you're looking for? Toilet? Toiler and shower? Ability to carry a bike on the trailer? Bare bones?
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    The sad fact is I have a pickup but it isn't configured for carrying a bike in the bed nor do I want to carry a bike in the bed...
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    I'd prefer one with toilet and shower and ability to sleep 2-3 with a platform for two dirt bikes or dual sports...any specific models or lines you recommend?
  18. Hannda

    Hannda Short, fat, bearded, old & slow

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    I'll see what I can find. I just went to Aliner's website and found them with a bath, but no longer with a front platform. I'll keep looking.
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    I've found one with a front deck and one with a bath - but not one with both. Not saying it's not out there. You may want to exercise your google fu.

    With front deck:


    With bath:
    https://showroom.auction123.com/com...D_1373130111.html?leadsource=Showroom|como_rv
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  20. AlH

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    Aliners approaching $30K? Wow- we had an Aliner Ranger, IIRC it was $11K new in 2011.
    I liked it, wife did not.