1987 - Volume #11, Issue #1, Page #08[ Sample Stories From This Issue | List of All Stories In This Issue | Print this story | Read this issue]
Dolly Trailer Lets Small Car Or Truck Pull Oversize Trailers, WagonsA New Zealand farmer had this trailer "dolly" built so he could use his small pickup to pull large grain wagons and other equipment.
Dennis Garland, of Matamata, mounted truck tires on a heavy-duty truck axle and mounted a trailer tongue to that. It simply tows behind any car, truck or tractor. The towed trailer or wagon hitches to a tow bar mounted directly on the dolly axle, which takes the weight of the wagon or trailer being towed so the weight doesn't rest on the towing vehicle.
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