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Trailers For Sale In Gauteng
There are utility trailers for virtually every imaginable cargo type; from concessions to motorcycles to horses. If you must haul it; then there is a trailer built to haul it. Whatever the cargo to be hauled; the utility trailer has to provide reliable and safe transportation to the final destination. When looking through trailers for sale in Gauteng; your first consideration should be the trailers intended use. The specifications and type of the utility trailer depends on the cargo it's going to haul.
Enclosed Vs. Open Utility
Both these types of trailers have pros and cons to be considered. If you plan on hauling cargo that needs protection from the elements then you should look for enclosed trailers for sale in Gauteng. Their main advantage is the fact that they can be locked and secured. However, they tend to be heavier and less aerodynamic compared to their open counterparts
If bleak weather is not an issue for your load then an open utility trailer is the most economical option. They are suited for several applications and are extremely useful when hauling materials like plants, rocks and mulch. They are lighter are have less aerodynamic drag compared to enclosed trailers. You can either get a flat-bed trailer or one with solid sides.
There are specialty enclosed trailers built to carry specified types of cargo. For example, trailers that transport livestock, cattle or horses are built with specific compartment designs and ventilations.
Single Axle Vs. Dual/Multiple/Tandem Axle
Single axle utility trailers for sale in Gauteng have a single load bearing axle. Most models lack brakes while others don't. The maximum weight of a single axle trailer is between 1134 and 1361 kilogrammes.
If you intend on hauling anything over 1361 kilogrammes, you should get a dual axle trailer. Multiple axle utility trailers have two or more load bearing axles and typically feature either independent torsion bar suspensions or leaf springs. Most of them have brakes.
Aside from type, another key consideration when looking for new or secondhand trailers for sale in Gauteng is brand. Identifying well established brands like wells cargo, Haulmark, Featherlite and Cargo Mate will help narrow down your options.