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09-13-2016 02:12 PM
ealseal12 Referring to Dave,
Do you have a pic of your car tied down? I just purchased a trailer similar to yours and have not obtained tie downs yet. PS...I'm going to steal your interior color scheme and where did you get the large decals?
Regards
12-11-2012 07:27 PM
philethier Crappiest looking trailer I could find. Not interested in getting up the hopes of the wrong sort of folks when I'm on the road.


IMG_0621 by philethier, on Flickr

Pace American 20' Somebody put in a triple floor. Makes it heavy, but anchors the E-track well.

Rewired it. It's the first trailer I have ever been associated with that has given me NO electrical problems (furiously knocking on wood).
12-09-2012 08:09 AM
Green Hornet On the way to LOG 32 ...
12-09-2012 06:51 AM
EricH This is the thread I think you were looking for, lots of examples there:

Towing to the Track, What do you use? - LotusTalk - The Lotus Cars Community

... and my example. I love my trailer!
12-05-2012 09:29 PM
patrickholland47 Nice Trailers! Here's my Forest River 30ft Sierra & Ford F250 Power Stroke (250000 miles and going strong) In our driveway before 2011 trip to Maine

10-12-2007 07:20 PM
nynone4 Man that pic TOTALLY sucked me in the first time. Almost got me again....
10-12-2007 06:13 PM
Moto44 I can't resist the opportunity to post this pic one more time.
10-12-2007 06:39 AM
fins0619 18' featherlite, side storage boxes, custom tire rack
10-08-2007 05:09 PM
perryeyges NICE S1!!
10-08-2007 05:05 PM
prbdave
10-08-2007 04:46 PM
perryeyges I always back my Elise on for tongue weight.
I have a custom built 911 race car trailer. It is a little overbuilt but it works fine. Sorry, no pics.
10-08-2007 04:06 PM
XHILR8N! At VIR Lotus meet. Have since added a tire carrier, and changed to an 07 Tundra. (Ariel Atom not included).
10-08-2007 02:46 PM
Bry Reid
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Originally Posted by lotusmark View Post
Car weighs #1500 and the trailer weighs about #500.
Nice Volvo, is that an R? I just lost mine in a flood, unfortunately, and have been looking for a replacement.

Lost 2 toys in the garage as well (no pics, too traumatic), but insurance came through - for the most part - and I expect to have a new supercharged Elise parked back there very shortly. This one will be on a garage lift so even if the river rises 20+ feet again all will be OK!



By the way,
Hi everyone, I'm Bry! Long-time lurker, 1st time poster, yaddayaddayadda...
10-08-2007 12:43 PM
lotusfan2 mlk_f1, that's a similar setup I'm looking for. What trailer is that?
10-08-2007 11:33 AM
mlk_f1 Here is my modest single axle 12 footer rated at 3500lbs capacity. Trailer is about 1000lbs and Elise 1900lbs. It gets the job done.

10-08-2007 11:23 AM
lotusmark
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Originally Posted by lotusfan2 View Post
Lotusmark, definitely nice setup that way. No need for a huge tow vehicle.

The Volvo is rated at 3200 lbs, so at 2k, I'm nowhere near the limit.
10-08-2007 11:09 AM
lotusfan2 Lotusmark, definitely nice setup that way. No need for a huge tow vehicle.
10-08-2007 11:07 AM
lotusfan2 fins0619,

Understood. I don't want to put more than about 350 lbs on the hitch receiver if I can help it.
10-08-2007 11:02 AM
fins0619 Cant imagine why it wouldnt, but you would defintely be tail heavy, unless you loaded engine facing forward.

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Originally Posted by lotusfan2 View Post
Jack, Fins0619,

Does the Elise fit on the 14' version of your Featherlite trailer you think? Also, how much is the tongue wait with the Elise parked on it, do you know?

Thanks!
10-08-2007 11:02 AM
lotusmark
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Originally Posted by jim-clayton View Post
nice trailer

custom?
Dave Bean made up a batch of them about fifteen yrs ago. Bought it for the 23 replica. 1500 lbs is about at its limit.
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