Older Trail Et trailers. Opinions? - Page 2
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Barns, Boarding, and Farms > Horse Trailers

Older Trail Et trailers. Opinions?

This is a discussion on Older Trail Et trailers. Opinions? within the Horse Trailers forums, part of the Barns, Boarding, and Farms category

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        01-02-2013, 08:31 PM
      #11
    Green Broke
    The Adams doesn't look to bad neither. Perhaps I missed it, but I didn't see the year or the size of it. I know it can be very tricky trying to find a used trailer. When I got my slant, I bought it new after giving up hope of finding a decend used one - there were a few out there, not all that many though, and someone always seemed to get to them before I did.
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        01-02-2013, 08:36 PM
      #12
    Green Broke
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Chevaux    
    The Adams doesn't look to bad neither. Perhaps I missed it, but I didn't see the year or the size of it. I know it can be very tricky trying to find a used trailer. When I got my slant, I bought it new after giving up hope of finding a decend used one - there were a few out there, not all that many though, and someone always seemed to get to them before I did.


    I believe the Adams is probably bigger then the Trail Et. Hard to judge by pix, though. But it doesn't have the back tack area like the trail Et so it's all open in the back with an upfront dressing/tack area. The Adams is a 2006.
         
        01-02-2013, 09:25 PM
      #13
    Green Broke
    Just asked if the tack area slides over in the back of the Trail Et and she said she thinks so but she's never done it. And the area where the horses walk in and out when the tack area is "opened" is a little bigger then a stall door.
         
        01-02-2013, 09:31 PM
      #14
    Green Broke
    Well that's better - I'd want to make sure that's working as part of the prepurchase exam.
         
        01-02-2013, 09:47 PM
      #15
    Green Broke
    I don't think it slides over just judging from the pix but the opening is about the size of a stall door. She said its more then half of 80 inches. (The trailer is 80 inches wide)
         
        01-02-2013, 09:56 PM
      #16
    Green Broke
    So, I guess you'll be taking a look at it?
         
        01-02-2013, 10:04 PM
      #17
    Green Broke
    Live had plans to see it since Monday but keep going back and fourth because if its too "stuffy" I didn't want it. But, it's kinda hard to tell so I guess I'll have to go look. How hard is it to teach a horse to load in a slant like that? I've never owned one before but my options are kinda slim it's either this one or ones that are beat. And my price range is pretty decent! The market doesn't seem to be too great right now.
         
        01-02-2013, 10:17 PM
      #18
    Green Broke
    Exercising consistency and patience, I'd say it's not hard to teach a horse to load into a slant at all.
         
        01-03-2013, 01:04 PM
      #19
    Green Broke
    I did ask for the stall width so I guess well see!
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        01-06-2013, 10:38 PM
      #20
    Green Broke
    The stall widths were about 32''-33'' but the padding makes them seem narrower.

    The front stall is pretty narrow so no real stocky horses up there unless they're real good loaders. For my guy, who's a stubborn loader though. I can just leave the divider open and tie him and he'll have all the room. But the second stall is bigger.
    Posted via Mobile Device
         

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
    Message:
    Options

    Register Now

    In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

    Already have a Horse Forum account?
    Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

    New to the Horse Forum?
    Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

    User Name:
    Password
    Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
    Password:
    Confirm Password:
    Email Address
    Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
    Email Address:

    Log-in

    Human Verification

    In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


    Old Thread Warning
    This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Parts for older trailers KatieQ Horse Trailers 7 04-09-2012 08:42 PM
    Older Aluminum Trailers ipsedixit Horse Trailers 4 04-09-2012 07:32 PM
    Opinions on these trailers... kitten_Val Horse Trailers 4 03-18-2011 08:51 PM
    Opinions On Exiss Trailers sherkad25 Horse Trailers 3 01-13-2011 10:44 PM
    Gore Trailers - Opinions? Clementine Horse Trailers 1 01-10-2011 09:35 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:00 PM.


    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0