The Design Library
is a reconstruction of a library that Angib put together for the
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The Wanderer 8/10
A tiny ’standy’ on a HF trailer
A small, ultralight teardrop
The Ultralight Chassis
A simple home-meade frame
The Grumman 2
A new design in the style of a classic teardrop
A 10ft winter version of the Midget
A 10ft 'square' with lifting roof
The 2 + 2
A 12ft teardrop with extra berths
for two teenage children
The Campster 12
A 12ft family teardrop
The most basic square 4x8ft body to go on a Harbor Freight trailer
A rounded version of The Simple
Lightweight New Cub
A European version of the New Cub
Yes, it’s all wood
Design Tools – Information to help you with your own design
How to draw ellipses
for absolute beginners.
How to calculate hitch weight and an estimating spreadsheet to download
How strong does it need to be?
Superseded Designs – These older designs are included here for completeness and may give you some ideas for your own design.
Trailer for Two
The original 'Trailer for Two' from
1947 Mechanix Illustrated.
A lightly modified design for contemporary materials.
What happens if the classic
teardrop profile is squared-off.
Harbor Freight Trailer
The Trailer for Two redrawn to fit on the popular 4x8ft trailer kit.
The most beautiful teardrop shape there is?
A mythical trailer?
Another squared-off mini trailer.
Jim Dandy Sportsman
A version of this unusual 'wrong
way round' teardrop
An ultra-lightweight trailer for the
very smallest cars, in 2D and 3D.
The Amazing Trailerboat
Is this madness or what? A trailer with an integrated dinghy.
A small trailerboat
A square trailer designed for
carrying a canoe.
A fold-out camping trailer
design for motorcycles.
A 10ft 'square-ish'
The Scotty 12ft
A rear-door trailer with interior galley from 1959
Pop-Up Truck Campers
Not trailers at all!