How are Lamar Utility Trailers Made? A Step-By-Step Guide

How are Lamar Utility Trailers Made? A Step-By-Step Guide

  Have you ever asked yourself “How are utility trailers made?” It all starts here, at step one: receiving. Building a Lamar Trailer begins when raw materials are shipped in from all over the country and unloaded by our forklift operators. Steel from central Texas. Treated southern yellow pine floors from Arkansas. Mountains of wheels […]

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Spring vs. Torsion Utility Trailer Axles: What’s the Big Deal?

Spring vs. Torsion Utility Trailer Axles: What’s the Big Deal?

Utility trailer axles are normally divided into two different types: Spring axles and torsion axles. While these two types of axles perform the same basic job, the way they go about suspending and cushioning the trailer load is completely different.  Spring Utility Trailer Axles This type of utility trailer axle will be immediately recognizable to […]

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NATM Guidelines: Is Your Utility Trailer Compliant?

NATM Guidelines: Is Your Utility Trailer Compliant?

Anybody can build a utility trailer with a little know-how and a lot of skill. But making a safe trailer? That’s when things get a little tricky. Bringing a trailer up to meet the minimum safety guidelines from the National Association of Trailer Manufacturers isn’t difficult from a technical standpoint. But, you still have to […]

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Why Lamar Trailers, Inc. Doesn’t Sell Directly to The Public

Why Lamar Trailers, Inc. Doesn’t Sell Directly to The Public

Have you ever wondered why you can’t just call a Lamar Trailers salesman on the phone and order your trailer straight from the factory? We get asked this all the time, and if you’re like the many potential customers who have contacted us wanting to buy direct, you probably wonder why. Invariably, this desire to buy […]

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