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Whitecloud's Expo Trailer Build

Discussion in 'Other Builds' started by Whitecloud, Aug 25, 2013.

  1. Sep 4, 2013 at 8:09 AM
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    Whitecloud

    Whitecloud [OP] Cloudy-fabricator of things

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    Thanks buddy. Need to hit you up for some wiring advice at some point for the truck. I never was able to figure out what was wrong with the 3 lights on the light hoop.

    I see you there........ Yours is coming along nicely too by the way.
     
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  2. Sep 4, 2013 at 8:16 AM
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    SoCaltaco65

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    Very Nice trailer build Johnathan, any idea of what weight is? How did it tow?
     
  3. Sep 4, 2013 at 8:29 AM
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    Whitecloud

    Whitecloud [OP] Cloudy-fabricator of things

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    I have no idea on the weight. And to be honest I still need to register the thing. Hopefully this week I can get a weight on it. But it tows very well as long as I keep the tank in front at least 1/8 full so that I can keep some weight on the tongue.
     
  4. Sep 4, 2013 at 8:42 AM
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    Definitely going to keep an eye on this thread. How is Lobster's coming along?
     
  5. Sep 4, 2013 at 8:51 AM
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    99yodataco

    99yodataco Little Taco that could

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    New Mexico, it's just a little bit fresher.
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    On that, you could move the axle back.
     
  6. Sep 4, 2013 at 5:19 PM
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    Whitecloud

    Whitecloud [OP] Cloudy-fabricator of things

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    ICON Extended travel Coilovers, Custom leaf pack, custom sliders and F&R bumpers, 295 75 17 Toyo Open Country MT's, On-Board air with F+R connectors, On-Board water with quick disconnect shower.Trimmed fenders and body mount chop. LOTS of wiring, dual battery setup, Solar charging system, with some random lights spread around here and there.
    It is at a stand still for some personal stuff for him. He is picking up an obnoxious amount of OT at work.

    True. I might do that when I add the other leaves I need to..
     
  7. Sep 4, 2013 at 5:27 PM
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    jberry813

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    I would definitely suggest it. I talked to a couple manufactures and they all do the 60/40 rule. 60% of your cargo space should be forward of the axle.
     
  8. Sep 4, 2013 at 5:39 PM
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    99yodataco

    99yodataco Little Taco that could

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    This is how I do my trailers. Even though they are made from truck frames and beds. Same concept
     
  9. Sep 4, 2013 at 6:02 PM
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    V5ioV

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    Bad ass trailer!
     
  10. Sep 4, 2013 at 6:47 PM
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    Whitecloud

    Whitecloud [OP] Cloudy-fabricator of things

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    Yeah I think I need to move it but I'll have to find some more leafs to put in 1st.

    Makes sense.

    Thanks.
     
  11. Sep 8, 2013 at 4:48 PM
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    Abused it a little bit today...
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    Some of the locals....:D
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  12. Sep 8, 2013 at 5:12 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    Awesome build. Makes my jet ski trailer look like a POS :laugh:
     
  13. Sep 8, 2013 at 7:10 PM
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    Whitecloud

    Whitecloud [OP] Cloudy-fabricator of things

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    Hahahaha although with your skills I'm sure mine would pale in comparison. But I'll build you one.....:spy::D:cool:
     
  14. Sep 8, 2013 at 7:20 PM
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  15. Sep 8, 2013 at 8:27 PM
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    Whitecloud

    Whitecloud [OP] Cloudy-fabricator of things

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    My two favorites so far. Thanks for shooting the great pics Tom.
     
  16. Sep 8, 2013 at 8:33 PM
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    I went through and just grabbed the most eye-catching ones. I took so many and so fast, there are a bunch of sequences that if I scroll fast enough in iPhoto, it looks like a movie.

    I'll stop in at Staples tomorrow and pick up some CDs to burn the pictures to. I still need to do the same for Kyle. Or maybe I'll figure out DropBox.
     
  17. Sep 8, 2013 at 9:02 PM
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    Vibrams ftw..

    My favorite one is you going over that little separation in the ground... cloudy trailer ftw
     
  18. Sep 8, 2013 at 9:09 PM
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    You weren't there to supervise so we did some very unsafe things. By sheer fortune, nobody took one in the ocular cavity.
     
  19. Sep 8, 2013 at 9:13 PM
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    haha im very glad everyone is okay!
     
  20. Sep 8, 2013 at 9:16 PM
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    BTW, do you want a CD of your pictures?
     
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