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Old 05-15-2019, 09:01 PM
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When will I learn to say no, sand blast, primer, paint, new wiring and brakes
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Old 05-15-2019, 09:03 PM
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At least I am not the only one with the “can’t say no” problem.


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Old 05-15-2019, 09:23 PM
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...When will I learn to say no...
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Old 05-15-2019, 09:34 PM
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So how many trailers you own nowdays?
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Old 05-15-2019, 09:50 PM
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So how many trailers you own nowdays?
LOL I have one little 7' by about 10' but I have access to trailers to move just about anything I would want to move. Favors owed and friends.
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Old 05-18-2019, 12:49 PM
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Anyone know of a wiring kit with everything I need to put lights on this trailer from front to back starting with nothing. It is over 80 inches wide and 21 feet long and has surge brakes. Any ideas or help would be appreciated.
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Can't say I've ever seen a kit for wiring a trailer--doesn't mean they're not out there. Basic wiring for a trailer is pretty simple; only 4 wires required.

1) Ground
2) Tail and markers
3) Left turn + brake
4) Right turn + brake

May also need/use:

5) Electric brakes (not in your case)
6) Auxiliary power for onboard devices
7) Charging circuit for an on-board battery

One main harness down one side or one frame rail; branches for everything else. I prefer to use good waterproof junction boxes where possible--a little more work and time but your lights won't start giving you grief after only a few months on the road. If you've got the ability to flip the thing over and wire it while it's upside down it makes life real easy. Gravity holds everything in place till you anchor it down...
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HF has trailer LED kits.
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Old 05-18-2019, 09:54 PM
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I think you will have to use your own wire. Seem to remember the kits had 21 foot of wire .18 foot trailer plus tongue and I was pissed .
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Anyone know of a wiring kit with everything I need to put lights on this trailer from front to back starting with nothing. It is over 80 inches wide and 21 feet long and has surge brakes. Any ideas or help would be appreciated.
Perhaps Here. Take a look. I think trucklite or one of the other big outfits used to offer a one size fits all package. I'm going to sniff around the web some more.
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