New Trailer in the Works – Part 5

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Trailer Assembly

Worked on lighting today. Mounted the two side lights and two rear tail/brake lights. The brake lights mounted. The wiring diagram says to wire up these lights differently… I couldn’t do it that was because there are not enough wires. Will leave it loose for now and test it before completing. Running the wires down […]

New Trailer in the Works – Part 4

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series Trailer Assembly

Bah Humbug! It was a slow and disappointing trailer construction day! Started out packing the wheel bearings, a messy job indeed! Not hard, actually sort of fun, but everything within arms reach got coated with a layer of heavy duty sticky grease! Then went on to mount the axles and fenders. Then finished up with […]

New Trailer in the Works – Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Trailer Assembly

Continuing the assembly of the Harbor Freight trailer. Today was continuing to work on the main frame. Added fenders, springs, axle, and a couple of stake pockets I had not put on yet. I did all the assembly on top of the workbench to save the back from having to bend down, hunch over, wear […]