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Old 07-06-2012, 04:16 PM   #1
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Anyone use one of the foldable receiver racks for light hauling. Saw one at Tractor Service Supply for $150, didn't know if they are any good or will hold up to the 175lbs I think the box stated.

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Old 07-06-2012, 05:36 PM   #2
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Anyone use one of the foldable receiver racks for light hauling. Saw one at Tractor Service Supply for $150, didn't know if they are any good or will hold up to the 175lbs I think the box stated.
So I'm new to this site and I'm hoping this is how I reply to this. A good friend of mine bought one and loves it. He uses it alot during hunting season and when going fishing he even took one of those folding stadium chairs like u would use at a football game and will sit on it while fishing by the lake I do not know how much weight his is rated for though I am wanting to build one and migh this summer I have an old fishing boat hitch that I am going to weld the top plate too

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Is there a reason you need the folding rack?

The reason I ask is, you can find the standard hitch mount rack for $100 or less all day long. Hitch Cargo Carrier - 500 lb. Capacity

They typically hold 500lbs.
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Old 07-06-2012, 08:32 PM   #4
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Is there a reason you need the folding rack?

The reason I ask is, you can find the standard hitch mount rack for $100 or less all day long. Hitch Cargo Carrier - 500 lb. Capacity

They typically hold 500lbs.
It doesn't have to fold, thanks for link.
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Old 07-06-2012, 09:04 PM   #5
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Is there a reason you need the folding rack?

The reason I ask is, you can find the standard hitch mount rack for $100 or less all day long. Hitch Cargo Carrier - 500 lb. Capacity

They typically hold 500lbs.
Sames one I picked up. Works good
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Old 07-07-2012, 09:52 PM   #7
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I got the 500lb one from
Harbor Freight for $39 last month with a coupon! Already paid for itself by hauling my new 8.8. Went together in 10 minutes. Works great.

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