View Full Version : Military style trailer

Snow Trooper
01-06-2011, 07:16 PM
I've been playing around in the styrene bin as Kev would say..
heres what I came up with. A military style trailer, I built the fenders flat on top so I could carry lots of stuff. It has no suspension but follows the truck nicely opon testing. :) I painted it with some leftover handrail paint lol






01-06-2011, 07:27 PM
Right on man..... it's fun trying to crawl with a trailer huh?
Great work on the modeling

01-06-2011, 07:46 PM
Yeah man, really nice look.

01-06-2011, 07:48 PM
WOW! looks great man!:beerchug:

Snow Trooper
01-06-2011, 07:55 PM
Thanks guys :beerchug:
its tricky driving with a trailer! I cant wait to load it up and haul some stuff lol

01-06-2011, 07:57 PM
That looks great!

Good job

Snow Trooper
01-07-2011, 08:26 AM
Would you look at that little door!!!

I thought that added alot to the look. I used the handles from the axial interior kit, there's one on both sides.

01-07-2011, 11:40 AM
sick man how much lol..

01-07-2011, 01:11 PM
Thats a true work of art right there.

01-07-2011, 01:16 PM
that looks truly like a welded steel trailer. wow.

Snow Trooper
01-07-2011, 02:02 PM
Thanks alot guys, I'm happy you like it.
I cant wait to get some outdoor pics!

01-13-2011, 06:36 AM
nice trailer, what size tubing did ya use to make the tongue?

Snow Trooper
01-13-2011, 08:28 AM
nice trailer, what size tubing did ya use to make the tongue?

Thanks, I'm pretty sure it was 5/32.

01-25-2011, 09:58 PM
Awsome looking, wish I could do work like that. :biggthumpup:

Pics? how about some video?:huh:

01-26-2011, 08:56 AM
nice trailer!, looks like a 1:1 for sure. any reproduction plans?

Snow Trooper
01-26-2011, 09:31 AM
Thanks NVFOCUS, I think I could post a pic or two later on tonight.

nice trailer!, looks like a 1:1 for sure. any reproduction plans?

thank you sir. Sorry there are no plans, but if you wanted some measurements I'd be glad to help.

01-26-2011, 10:07 AM
Hey! looks good your trailer. Here is my version of a military trailer , all made of styrene.
Keep up the good work !

Snow Trooper
05-08-2011, 09:33 AM
I was messing around in the parts bin and found two roof rack peices from a H3 New bright body, and thought they look like leaf springs.


I pulled off the solid cuttingboard axle, and mocked it up.


Shaved the hummer logo, cut off the bottom to make it flush. Drilled some holes about center :paranoid:



Screwed them down to the axle and hotglued them in place under the trailer, gave the undersidel a coat of mat black.



they seem to work awesome! cant wait to go do some testing :rock:

05-08-2011, 10:56 AM
man, some people just seem to have all the skills lol.:blink: awesome work man, maybe someday I'll be this good.:bowdown:

05-09-2011, 04:32 PM
What he said!!!!!!!!!! Looks cool I am in need of a trailer, again inspired. How do you guys find time for all this? Jim.