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Old 08 May 2004, 11:12   #11
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Have you any idea how old the trailer is.

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Old 08 May 2004, 11:35   #12
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Try
www.trailerpartswarehouse.co.uk

I got some U bolts from them the other day. Very fast delivery.
They have 16" rims with 5 x 6" PCD listed at 37.80 each inc VAT & delivery.

Join the Q at Hayling trailers. They are building my new axel. This time with replaceable bearings.

If you want to try a 5 x 140mm rim I have got 2 sitting outside til I get the above axel.
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Old 08 May 2004, 12:45   #13
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How about taking a wheel down to your local ATS depot or other such place, those guys with prob know what the wheel is from.

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Old 08 May 2004, 15:43   #14
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taking a wheel down to your local ATS depot

Instead of that as you have your hubs apart just take the hub down to the local scrap yard & fit wheels to it.

I did this & got 3 wheels & good tyres for 30.

Even got the hub caps thrown in"!"
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Old 08 May 2004, 17:42   #15
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Thanks again guys particularly the link to the trailer parts warehouse, I'll be using them in the future.

I've machined up a steel ring with exactly the same hole pattern and I'm off down the breakers in the morning to try some vans etc.



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Sorry for dragging up an old thread, but just wanted to say thanks for the link to trailer parts warehouse (Autow Warehouse). Found the info by searching the forum.

My trailer wheels (10" 4"pcd, 6 ply) were pretty rusty and slowly losing air. Thought I'd get new tyres but realised it was more cost effective to replace wheels and tyres. Thought Towsure would be the place, but cheaper at Autow. Ordered on Tuesday night, arrived Thursday with free delivery.

No links with the company, just pleased with the service and price.

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Thanks everyone, unfortunatly the Transit idea is a bad one as the PCD is a couple of mm out once I've measured it more accuratly and the offset is a bit much, Thanks anyway for the offer of the wheels Stuart.

I've been in touch with Hayling trailers and they can order me one cheaper than Indespension, but it'll still be 120:00, Ouch.

I need to replace the bearings, Drums(Scored, Rusty), Cables, and Shoes.
So I might replace both hubs as complete units. Or hayling trailers will supply a complete Pattern axle for about 250:00.

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Ring indespension in Bolton,ask to speak to Ben,he will put you right,just done me a set of non standard hubs to fit landrover alloys that came from czech republic,he had them drilled special for me and even galvoed for us and galvoed the suspension casing before putting the 4 rubbers in on a press,top bloke.
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Thanks for the thought Dowdy, but I sorted my wheels 7 years ago when I posted that reply.

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Thanks for the thought Dowdy, but I sorted my wheels 7 years ago when I posted that reply.

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