Camp Capsule Foamy

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Re: Camp Capsule Foamy

Postby OP827 » Tue Oct 24, 2017 8:19 pm

Thanks for the update! Good to know.
My foldable foam trailer build: http://www.tnttt.com/viewtopic.php?f=50&t=61344
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Re: Camp Capsule Foamy

Postby GPW » Mon Nov 06, 2017 3:51 pm

ScottE ... Only one word we can say … Very very COOL !!! 8)

Amanda , thinking of that second one already ? ( don’t worry , it’s normal !!! ) … I wouldn’t mind making one like ScottE’s and on one of these utility trailers which we talked about for a long time … :D
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Re: Camp Capsule Foamy

Postby greaper007 » Tue Nov 07, 2017 6:06 pm

Great build. Could you tell me what the size of the original trailer chassis was?

Thanks.
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Re: Camp Capsule Foamy

Postby ScottE » Tue Jan 30, 2018 2:19 pm

Sorry this took so long... The original trailer is a 5' X 8' landscape trailer from Lowe's that I got on sale. I removed the ramp (and sold it on Craigslist), and put on a 1' longer tongue. I also added a 2' receiver to the new tongue to match my other trailers. :thumbsup:
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Re: Camp Capsule Foamy

Postby Dutch56 » Fri Apr 20, 2018 7:48 pm

Scott, beautiful workmanship! I was in the process of drawing out plans for a squarebacked benroy. My Bride saw that this was a standby and basically said "That's what I want!" One thing I've learned in 40 years of marriage is the truism " Happy wife, happy life!"

What are your over all dimensions? My son has the plans to build me a 5 X 10 utility trailer that has the side rails like yours. I have taken note of your comment to situate the mattress so one doesn't have to climb over the other to greet in and out bed.

Thanks for sharing this!

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