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#5882882 - 08/17/15 03:43 PM 5th Wheel Help
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Registered: 08/24/09
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Loc: Houston
I've got a trailer at my deer lease that I need moved a few hundred yards. The problem is that its a 5th wheel and I don't have a truck that can pull it and haven't been able to find anywhere that rents one.

Anyone know a place in the Houston area to rent a truck with a 5th wheel attachment. Anyone in the Groveton/Trinity area with a hitch that wouldn't mind coming to help out (of course you would be compensated).

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#5884598 - 08/18/15 03:11 PM Re: 5th Wheel Help [Re: HuntinForTail]
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Never done it with a 5th wheel, but have moved goosenecks before with the front end loader on a tractor. If you have access to one might work.
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#5884667 - 08/18/15 03:57 PM Re: 5th Wheel Help [Re: redchevy]
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Originally Posted By: redchevy
front end loader on a tractor. If you have access to one might work.


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#5884841 - 08/18/15 05:55 PM Re: 5th Wheel Help [Re: QuitShootinYoungBucks]
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Originally Posted By: QuitShootinYoungBucks
Originally Posted By: redchevy
front end loader on a tractor. If you have access to one might work.


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I have moved one around in my parking lot with a fork lift. I bet I could move one with my Bobcat.
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#5884856 - 08/18/15 06:05 PM Re: 5th Wheel Help [Re: QuitShootinYoungBucks]
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Originally Posted By: QuitShootinYoungBucks
Originally Posted By: redchevy
front end loader on a tractor. If you have access to one might work.


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#5884949 - 08/18/15 06:53 PM Re: 5th Wheel Help [Re: HuntinForTail]
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Not as much room on a 5th wheel hitch as there is a goose, less room for error.
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#5884999 - 08/18/15 07:19 PM Re: 5th Wheel Help [Re: HuntinForTail]
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Check with a dealer in the area of your lease. I bet they have or know some retiree that can do it for the right amount of dollars.
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