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Old 22 June 2016, 06:56   #1
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Hi My trailer indespension units could do with replacing, but not sure which to buy, Boat is SR4. with 50hp 2 stroke merc. Boat and trailer weigh approx 450 kgs. I don't think I need braked hubs. I have looked at some units but different weights are quoted eg. 250 kgs. 350kgs. and so on. Can any one advice me as to which to buy please. thank you...
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Old 22 June 2016, 13:55   #2
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have a word with hadd, he's from your neck of the woods'ish, he's got a contact that will build you whatever you need, cheaper than indespension
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Old 22 June 2016, 14:54   #3
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Linky for the above: TRAILER SUSPENSION UNITS 500KG WITH HUBS 4"PCD FULLY GALVANIZED | eBay

Usually sold as pairs & the weight given is the max loading for the pair.
If you intend to use your current wheels check that the replacements have the same PCD as the old: http://www.uk-trailer-parts.co.uk/wo...diameters-pcd/
Also check that the mounting holes in the new ones are the same number & spacing as the old or you'll have to deal with that.

Can I suggest before you buy that you take the trailer fully laden to a local weighbridge & weigh it just to be sure. Can sometimes be a bit of a surprise.
Also what does the plate on your trailer say weightwise?
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If you are in Sheffield, as your details state, get yourself down 'Holme Lane' in Hillsborough, and have a word with one of the fitters at Towsure.
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Linky for the above: TRAILER SUSPENSION UNITS 500KG WITH HUBS 4"PCD FULLY GALVANIZED | eBay
old or you'll have to deal with that.

Can I suggest before you buy that you take the trailer fully laden to a local weighbridge & weigh it just to be sure. Can sometimes be a bit of a surprise.
Also what does the plate on your trailer say weightwise?
Been to weighbridge, 450 kgs. There is no plate on trailer, should there be one ?
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If you are in Sheffield, as your details state, get yourself down 'Holme Lane' in Hillsborough, and have a word with one of the fitters at Towsure.
Been and done that, they want to sell me units with hubs and bearings already fitted, and charge me double. I just want to replace the units and use my own hubs and bearings, because they are in perfect condition having had a bearing saver fitted for the last umpteen years. I just needed to know which size units to buy. but I have just bought some from a co. called "Autow Wharehouse" I have gone for the 500 kgs. priced at just under 52. for the pair. Roof Boxes, Roof Racks, Trailers Parts, Snow Chains & Winches
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Autow warehouse is the retail website for Peak Dynamics (who I buy my axles from). Good quality stuff.
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would I be able to get a new axle for a roller coaster 3 from them I looked on the website but its not obvious which one I would need
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would I be able to get a new axle for a roller coaster 3 from them I looked on the website but its not obvious which one I would need
Give them a call, I found them to be very helpful..
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