- 1 Are Exiss horse trailers good?
- 2 How are horse trailers measured?
- 3 Who makes Exiss horse trailers?
- 4 How much does an old 2 horse trailer weigh?
- 5 What are the best quality horse trailers?
- 6 Where are Exiss trailers built?
- 7 What size trailer do I need for 17 hand horse?
- 8 How much room should a horse have in a trailer?
- 9 What size trailer do I need for a 16 hand horse?
- 10 Are sooner horse trailers all-aluminum?
- 11 Are all Featherlite Trailers aluminum?
- 12 Where are Cimarron Trailers made?
- 13 What is the lightest weight horse trailer?
- 14 Who makes Silverlite horse trailers?
- 15 How much can a 2 horse trailer tow?
Are Exiss horse trailers good?
Don’t have experience with stock trailers but Exiss horse trailers are junk. The older ones are good, but the new ones are light, and don’t seem to hold up going up and down the road.
How are horse trailers measured?
It’s common in the RV world to measure a trailers overall length from hitch to rear. Horse trailer folks adapted this floor length measurement, and if it’s an LQ trailer they just use the measurment of the shortwall, and number of horses.
Who makes Exiss horse trailers?
Exiss Trailers is excited to be partnered with Extreme Trail Horse Association as its official trailer. The Exiss, Featherlite and Sooner brands have been acquired from Universal Trailer Corporation (UTC) by a newly formed corporation, owned by Tim Masud and Howard Palmer.
How much does an old 2 horse trailer weigh?
2 – horse gooseneck trailers weigh approximately 3,700-4,700 lbs (empty). 3- horse trailers weigh closer to 2,800-3,900 lbs (empty). 3- horse gooseneck trailers weigh 4,000-5,600 lbs (empty).
What are the best quality horse trailers?
10 Best Horse Trailer Brands for Horse Owners
- Sundowner. Website: www.sundownertrailer.com.
- Featherlite. Website: www.fthr.com.
- 4 Star. Website: www.4startrailers.com.
- Trails West. Website: www.trailswesttrailers.com.
- CM. Website: www.cmtrailers.com.
- Exiss. Website: www.exiss.com.
- Titan. Website: www.titantrailer.com.
Where are Exiss trailers built?
Through innovative manufacturing techniques at its facilities in El Reno, Oklahoma, Exiss was able to produce aluminum trailers with customized features as much as 20 to 30 percent below competing aluminum trailers.
What size trailer do I need for 17 hand horse?
From 16-3 hands up to 17 hands, you should add another 2″ (7’8″) to the height, and 6″ to the length from butt to breast and 6″ to head area (11′ total stall), or just add 1′ to the head area depending on the “butt to breast” size of your horse.
How much room should a horse have in a trailer?
While most horses fit in a standard straight-load trailer— 10′ stalls, 7’6” tall and 6′ wide on the inside—many of the breeds used in the performance industry today need a little more space. In general, a horse that is 16.3-17.2 hands needs a trailer that has 11′ stalls and is 7’8” tall.
What size trailer do I need for a 16 hand horse?
Most standard angle-haul trailers are at least six feet wide by seven feet high inside, and offer a stall length of about nine feet. This configuration will comfortably accommodate horses up to 16 hands in height.
Are sooner horse trailers all-aluminum?
The interior wall and floor frame on every Sooner trailer is all-aluminum. Many trailer manufacturers use a heavy steel inner wall and floor frame that is covered with an exterior aluminum floor or wall sheet providing a rust and deterioration point inside of your new “aluminum” trailer.
Are all Featherlite Trailers aluminum?
As many loyal Featherlite owners can attest to, Featherlite trailers are built for the long haul. Manufactured with an all-aluminum body that is tough and lighter weight all at once, Featherlite is a name you can rely on.
Where are Cimarron Trailers made?
Cimarron Trailers (www.cimarrontrailers.com) is an aluminum trailer manufacturer based in Chickasha, Oklahoma, where it manufactures innovative and high-quality horse and livestock trailers. It employs 135 people and operates out of a 90,000-square-foot plant facility on 20 acres of land.
What is the lightest weight horse trailer?
The lightest trailers that I know of are Brenderups; IIRC they’re around 1800 lbs empty for the 2 horse model. They no longer sell them in the US and were not cheap when they did, so they can be hard to find and relatively expensive when you do, though.
Who makes Silverlite horse trailers?
Silverlite Trailers was founded in 1996 by Dave Hyland and Greg Meller. The company builds high-end, custom aluminum horse trailers, with prices ranging from $8,500 to $100,000. Some models feature living quarters for humans in the front. Silverlite is the last aluminum horse trailer builder in the West, Harne said.
How much can a 2 horse trailer tow?
7,500 lbs is a sufficient amount of available capacity for everything a person should need. In the above example, you can haul two 1,100 pound horses and still have over 5000 pounds of available load capacity for other items. Exceeding your trailers GVW is dangerous.