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6′ x 10′ – 6000# / 7000# – Utility Trailer Plans

6′ x 10′ – 6000# / 7000# – Utility Trailer Plans

For all the jobs a utility trailer must do, these plans include so many options for both function and utility.  At 6+’ wide 10’ length, this design also includes an axle option for 6000 lbs or 7000 lbs.

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Description

Description

Need a heavy duty trailer?  Try this beefed up, 6000 lb. or 7000 lb. capacity, version — 6×10 Utility Trailer Plans.  The design is tough, intentionally for those needing to move extra mass.  And, it’s tough from the frame up, not requiring extra measures like sides to hold the weight.  (Of course sides make a good option, but they are not required for the strength.)

These trailer plans include many options and variations to customize for specific needs.  See the images for some of the options.  Read the information below for more insight.  We recommend that you Maximize the usefulness or your unique heavy duty trailer, by building it to your needs.  Build a better trailer, and build it to last.

For a lighter duty trailer in the same size, see the 6’x 10′ – 3500 lb. plans.
Or, for the next size longer, at the same capacity, check out the 6′ x 12′ Heavy Duty.

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Specifications

Specifications

6′ x 10′ – 6000# / 7000# – Utility Trailer Plans

  • Fully Engineered Heavy Duty Trailer Design.
  • Engineered Heavy Duty Trailer DesignSingle axle, leaf spring design.
  • 6′ x 10′ full use bed size.  (A little larger than 6 ft wide and a little longer than 10 ft length for full useable 6′ x 10′ deck space.)
  • Heavy Duty Trailer with option for 6000 lb. or 7000 lb. Load Capacity.
  • Includes the option for a fold-down rear Tailgate and Ramp combination.
  • Has lots of options for trailer bed material and for tie-down places.
  • Includes an option for a hide-under ramp, and for sides (or not).
  • Build a motorcycle stand (or 2) to go with it – included in the plans.
  • All our plans come complete with full drawings and illustrated instructions.

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More About The Design Features

More About The Design Features

For a little more detail and some clarifications on the specifications, here is more info on the design.

  • * Trailers built from these 6×10 heavy duty trailer plans have beds with an actual size 2″ wider than 6 ft. and 3.5″ longer than 10 ft. so the they give a full usable 6 x 10 deck — even with sides and tailgate.
  • Length, including the tongue, is 175 inches or so (depending on options and parts chosen).
  • Deck height is a factor of design options, and will range from 16″ up.  (Standard is about 19″.)
  • Optional Sides and Ramp in the PlansOptions for 6000 lb. or 7000 lb. capacity are in the plans.  This is the maximum load for this heavy duty trailer, including the weight of the trailer.
  • For a little lighter capacity, a 5200 lb. axle option can substitute in this same design.
  • Finished weight depends on design choices, yet a typical flatbed sprung weight is around 800 lbs.
    (Total weight is more like 1100 lbs complete.)
  • Weight increases with certain bed material options, and things like sides, tailgate, toolbox, etc..
  • Many options are in the plans to give added function.  Some options are mutually exclusive, and many options are not visible in the pictures.
  • Choose customization for special uses – ATV & motorcycles, or trash, or furniture, or landscape needs.

6×10 Heavy Duty Trailer Plans:

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