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#5791880 - 06/16/15 04:21 PM 20 Ft Cargo Container
NorthTXbirdhunter Offline
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Registered: 03/17/11
Posts: 876
Loc: Rowlett, Texas
Does anyone have any experience handling these all steel containers? A friend of mine just gave me one that is in perfect condition if I will move it off of his former deer lease for him. What am I up against as far as weight, trailer size, umph to get it on the trailer, permits, width, etc. I need to move it from Coleman County to Kent County. This may be too much of an undertaking than I am capable of handling.

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#5791906 - 06/16/15 04:31 PM Re: 20 Ft Cargo Container [Re: NorthTXbirdhunter]
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Registered: 10/09/12
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You can have it moved by a company that specializes in container moves, fairly cheap. There is a guy named Caleb Miller that you might wanna call and ask what he'd charge. I used him once and can vouch for his professionalism and affordability!
Caleb's cell: (254) 252-0488
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#5791921 - 06/16/15 04:36 PM Re: 20 Ft Cargo Container [Re: George - w/ Map My Ranch]
NorthTXbirdhunter Offline
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Thanks George. That could be an option.

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#5792006 - 06/16/15 05:16 PM Re: 20 Ft Cargo Container [Re: NorthTXbirdhunter]
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cost you around $3 grand to buy one in good condition so sounds like a great deal if you just have to move it - they really come in handy
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#5792046 - 06/16/15 05:36 PM Re: 20 Ft Cargo Container [Re: NorthTXbirdhunter]
Creekrunner Offline
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Registered: 10/19/12
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Loc: Bexar/Gillespie, hunt Terrell
Very good gift from a friend. I'd have a pro, like listed above, move it. I know my limits.
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#5792175 - 06/16/15 06:51 PM Re: 20 Ft Cargo Container [Re: NorthTXbirdhunter]
sweetwilliam Offline
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Registered: 10/17/08
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Loc: denton,tx
A 20footer weighs around 4500 pounds

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#5792681 - 06/16/15 11:28 PM Re: 20 Ft Cargo Container [Re: NorthTXbirdhunter]
huntingbig8 Offline
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Registered: 12/08/09
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Loc: graham,tx
call Excaliber in Graham, Justin is on here regularly. justin7-11


Edited by huntingbig8 (06/16/15 11:38 PM)

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#5792806 - 06/17/15 07:23 AM Re: 20 Ft Cargo Container [Re: NorthTXbirdhunter]
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5140# to be exact.
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