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    Side mounted crane for the 6000 lb trailer

    Since my other small trailer has 2 rear mounted cranes on it I decided that this one needed a crane as well but since the bed tilts the crane had to be mounted on the side independent of the bed
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    The manual crane was found inthe scrap yard I extended it a few years ago to make it taller then we modified the boom from a 3000 lb engine crane so that it could fold completely vertical
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    in the back ground is yet another of my homemade trailers but that will be another thread
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    in the mount I have provisions for a jack down stabilizing leg soon to be made
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    Thanks Frank S! We've added your Side Mounted Trailer Crane to our Trailers and Towing category,
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