3500kg Flatbed Trailer Plans
3500kg Flatbed Trailer Plans - 5m x 2.5m - 31 Pages
- Tray Size: 5050mm x 2500mm (16'x8')
- Tray Height: 690mm from ground level
- Overall size (inc coupling): approx. 6700mm x 2500mm
- GTM (Total mass of trailer + full load): 3500kg
- Tare weight (Trailer only mass): approx. 630kg
- Material: 450MPa Steel
- Suspension: Tandem leafspring with brakes.
- Extras: Free drawings for a built in toolbox.
- Total pages: 31 professional grade printable drawings. (dimensions in mm)
- DXF files: 11 DXF files
If you're looking to extend your work capabilities or just remove transportation headaches from your job, this trailer will let you easily transport heavy equipment and machinery. By following our extremely thorough blueprints, you'll have the satisfaction of using your self-built kit that'll last a lifetime while saving money over buying pre-made.
The trailer design includes all the extra details that you would expect to see from top of the range manufacturers. From tie-down rails to inbuilt toolboxes, we've reviewed all the aspects that truly make a trailer hassle-free to use. Plus, with our tips and guides you'll be able to follow the plans accurately and confidently, regardless of your skill level.
A fully itemised bill of materials (BoM) and a detailed cutting list are included for ordering the steel and trailer parts (suspension, lights, brakes). You will also receive .dxf files, giving you the option to CNC laser cut any of the brackets/mounts plus accessories.
Once you've completed your trailer, you can feel safe knowing these plans comply with all road and safety standards in Australia and New Zealand. This means licensing and registering your trailer will be quick and easy. (For more details, see the FAQ below)
Expected build times and costs vary depending on your experience level and local material price, but as a ballpark...
Fabrication skill level - Basic
Build time - a couple of weekends
Steel cost - approximately $580 AUD
Equivalent cost pre-made - $10,000 to $15,000