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post #1 of 3 Old 09-08-2009, 07:39 PM Thread Starter
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Exclamation Converting an older vis-a-vis to a 5th wheel

Does anybody know if this is possible without making too many changes to carriage? The back 2 wheels each have a set of leaf springs facing front to back, but there's a bar that runs from the back to the front leaf spring, which goes side-to-side.

The carriage currently looks like this:


And I'd like to have it look like this:
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post #2 of 3 Old 09-09-2009, 01:14 PM
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nice carraige,i think any good joiner could make a bed and turntable for you have a look on dragon driving thers sometimes a man advertises on ther and it wouldent make any differance to the rest of the carraige
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post #3 of 3 Old 09-09-2009, 01:16 PM
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would probably have to put leaf springs at the side of the front wheela
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