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Cargo trailers - Purpose built or hacked together

Old 11-30-19, 03:21 AM
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If you can find on of the older pre-2003 Burley double bike trailers they were still being made in Oregon, USA and are very durable. I like to keep mine stock; can still fit a lot of stuff in it especially if I snap the rain guard to hold it all in.
But you could hack it into a cargo trailer: https://www.instructables.com/id/Con...o-a-Cargo-Tra/
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Just popped in to say I'd been putting off buying the Burley bags for my Travoy, but I got the lower market bag as a present - and was delighted to discover you can shove a 40lb bag of dog food in it! No more strapping bags onto the Travoy, yay!
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I've been searching for cargo trailers that can handle heavy loads, and there aren't many available commercially and those that are can be rally expensive at $1k+. A lot of people hack together their own like you see in this thread.

I'm hoping to import a Hinterher trailer from Germany for my bike tour business since I don't have the skills or tools to make something myself (and haven't been able to find anyone locally to help out).
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I use an old ikea trailer. Amazing what i can fit in it.
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