Horse Trailer Profile

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In our annual truck and trailer guide, we brought you many new and exciting products both from the automotive and horse trailering worlds. However, we wanted to do more, we wanted to showcase more of the horse trailer manufacturers and their products to help you make an informed decision when buying a horse trailer. So consider this our supplemental trailer profile to our annual truck and horse trailer guide.

Also, in the original guide, Featherlite Trailer's Website was incorrect. The correct Web address is www.fthr.com. Spin to Win regrets the error.

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Bloomer
Bloomer Trailers is one of the world's leading manufacturers of custom and state-of-the-art horse trailers. The manufacturing facilities and employees are proud to call the city of Salado, Texas, their home.

Today, horses are treated like a member of the family. You want them to have the best and travel with all the comforts of home. The folks at BloQomer feel their trailers feature the industry's best craftsmanship, quality and comfort. They claim to be the only trailer manufacturer to use the heaviest gauge aluminum in their design. They are dedicated to building the best custom-built trailer on the market.

Bloomer Trailers feels they build a product that stands alone in the aluminum trailer market. However, their customers realize that they aren't simply buying the best. They are buying a trailer that matches the way they live. They call it the Bloomer lifestyle.

For more, visit www.bloomertrailers.com or call (800) 390-6377.

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Bruton
For 50 years, Bruton "Easy Pull" Trailers has strived to establish an excellent reputation for customer service, competitive prices and unequaled quality-constructed trailers. They offer a huge inventory year round or will design a trailer to fit your specific needs.

Their versatility has attracted customers like country music legend George Strait and his family. In addition to the trailers he uses personally, they design the Strait X-treme bumper pull trailers given away each year at the George Strait Team Roping Classic.

The Bruton "Easy Pull" three-horse Strait X-treme model is loaded with extras. Beginning with an aluminum hayrack with ladder, mangers with extra storage under each horses heads, a carpeted front dressing area, drop doors on both sides with head screens, a rear tack with four saddle racks and a blanket bar, bridle hooks and brush trays, kick and paw pads, roof vents and finishes up with the extra gravel guard package.

The trailer is 6'6" wide, 6'8" tall, 16' long and made using gavannealed construction, It runs on 235 x 16 10 ply radials and 6000 pound rubber tortion axles.

For more information, visit
www.brutontrailers.com or call (325) 655-5733.

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Cherokee
In the world of equestrian trailers, the folks at Cherokee feel their name means state-of-the-art. They claim the reasons are inherently evident in an across-the-board commitment to product quality-a commitment that infuses every aspect of the Cherokee approach.

They start with material and design. As for industry standards, Cherokee doesn't believe in them; they perform to our own self-defined, rigorous standards.

Features include aircraft strength aluminum alloy throughout, extruded aluminum floor planks with I-beams on five inch centers, four-sided structural upright post, a top rail with a 2½" radius and 5 extra strength ribs to give maximum roll over protection (patent pending) and living quarters that lack for nothing in conveniences.

However, the finest materials in the hands of the unskilled would indeed be an empty exercise. Cherokee Trailer people, from engineer to artisan, are experienced and expert in their respective roles. Their degreed engineers are continuously investigating, researching and testing in the unrelenting search for improvement. In this regard, all Cherokee employees, regardless of position, are viewed as contributors and the possible source of a better way of doing things. This kind of free flow of ideas makes for an atmosphere whose driving force and sole underlying principle is not to rest on their past achievements.

For more, visit www.cherokee-trailers.com or call (800) 654-4967.

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CM
CM Trailers is proud to announce two exciting editions to its horse trailer line: the Legacy AL and ALT. CM's top-of-the-line horse trailer, the Legacy series combines the durability and strength of an internal steel structure with the lighter weight and attractive looks of an aluminum exterior; it also comes loaded with standard features.

In addition, the new Legacy AL and ALT models offer aluminum lined and insulated walls and roof, aluminum dividers and latch assembly recessed in the butt wall, and aluminum front corner gooseneck gussets.

For more information on these models or to find your nearest CM dealer, call (888) 268-7577 or log on to www.cmtrailers.com.

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Integrity
With over 30 years in aluminum trailer design and manufacturing, Integrity Trailers is confident they will meet your expectations in safety, quality, innovative design and price.

They want to be known for integrity, honesty, excellent service, safety, unique structurally sound design, reliability, consistency and unmatched quality with an affordable price.

You will find trailers from the basic stock to the luxurious living quarters. When you are traveling, their luxury trailer offers all the comforts of home along with equine safety.

Integrity Trailers manufactures the standard horse trailer with polished aluminum extrusions and smooth skin sides (no rivets). Because of their experience in designing, they are not locked into certain basic designs. Instead, their innovative designs allow them to start with a new, patented design called the "Automotive Package." This package allows the customer to customize the trailer to match the current truck designs.

For more on Integrity, visit www.integritytrailers.com or call (405) 262-7130.

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Jamco
With manufacturing facilities in both Brucefield, Ontario, Canada and Gordonsville, Tennessee, Jamco Trailers has introduced the New Legend Series line of horse trailers.

This series of Jamco trailers is offered in a variety of sizes and configurations. With so many models to chose from, you're sure to appreciate one of the all-aluminum Jamco Legend gooseneck slant load trailers.

The Legend series offers the same extraordinary strength and durability that you find in other Jamco models.

Legend series trailers feature the same Jamco patented double thick interlocking plank walls on the lower half, and on the top half you will find Jamco's lightwall inter-locking planks making the Legend series unique to other Jamco models.

This combination of patented interlocking plank and Legend Series light-wall offer you and your horse unequaled protection and durability at a cost savings to you.

The Legend Series trailers can be semi-costumed, allowing for a variety of options and placement.

A few of the options available on the Jamco Legend Series are: with or without a rear ramp, with or without pass through doors, mangers with outside access doors, custom graphics, hydraulic jack, as well as a host of others.

To find an authorized Jamco Trailer dealer near you or to learn more about Jamco's Legend Series, visit www.jamcotrailers.com or call (519) 233-7489 in Canada or (615) 683-6411 in the United States.

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Logan Coach
Logan Coach began their legacy producing top-of-the-line horse trailers in 1985 when a group of horse enthusiasts wanted to find a better way to make a finer quality product. They are the first manufacturer to build an all-galvanized trailer and distinguish themselves as the only manufacturer to use galvanized structural tubing, eliminating black steel tubing typically used by the competition. Logan Coach is committed to providing cutting-edge products for a diverse horse industry, including everything from their galvanized series to their new Aluminum XT and XTR models. They confidently maintain their position as the industry leader. To them, it just makes sense that better materials and better craftsmanship make a better trailer.

This beautiful, hand-crafted interior, loaded with additional standard features, is build on-location, allowing us to save you money while assuring you the highest quality trailer.

For more on Logan Coach, visit www.logancoach.com or call (800) 742-7047.

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Merhow
Merhow Industries, a leader in the production of superior horse trailers for over 50 years has announced an additional series of trailers called "Standard Editions" or "SE's"

The SE's have the same high-quality craftsmanship that Merhow has become known for. With our "SE's" you get everything you need to transport your horses safely and comfortably, all at a price far less than you would expect to pay for a trailer of this excellence. "SE's" are available in all models of Equistars, Equilites and Verylites, from two-horse walk-thrus to nine-horse slant load goosenecks. "SE's" are also available in living quarter chassis.

For more information on Merhow Industries, visit www.merhow.com or contact Kara Presock at (800) 860-9198.

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Silverlite
SilverLite Trailers is pleased to announce the addition of the Spirit II and III models to their popular Spirit Slide-Out Living Quarters series. The Spirit II and III models offer even more floor space and roominess in your living area because the 37" slide-out contains the refrigerator, dinette and exterior storage compartments all in one. The Spirit III highlights a larger bathroom with a vanity and mirror as well as a neo-angle glass shower. With standard features like a raised 46.5" ceiling height in the bunk area, maple face frame cabinetry and a skylight over the shower stall, the Spirit Series will not only meet your needs, but exceed your expectations. The Spirit Series is available in 7' wide or 8' wide models and come in two, three or four horse capacities.

For more on SilverLite Trailers, visit www.silverlite.com or call (541) 744-1215 for the dealer nearest you.

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Sundowner
Sundowner Trailers are enhanced with features that have resulted from owners' requests and input. Sundowner strives to understand its customers who communicate through a dedicated, passionate dealer network. Research, development and engineering at Sundowner consciously design trailers to reflect specific needs and changing tastes. The result is a long line of unique features that set Sundowner apart. Owners benefit from the safety, convenience, eye appeal and user-friendly aspects of these features.

Changes, additions and improvements are an expected way of life as Sundowner Trailers. However, one thing that never changes is the quality Sundowner backs up with a single-source warranty. Experience the comfort and peace of mind that comes with knowing you own the highest quality made living quarters and Sundowner's exclusive 3 Year Hitch to Bumper and 8 Year limited Structural "Transferable" Warranty.

Features and benefits are pictured on www.sundownertrailer.com. Call Sundowner at 800-438-4294 for details or stop by your local dealer.

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Trails West
Trails West horse trailers are constructed of high quality Electro-galvanized steel that they feel is far superior to aluminum in overall structural integrity. Properly engineered steel horse trailers are much stronger and more durable to the flex and stress caused by the road.

With properly prepared Electro-galvanized sheet steel and Dupont automotive primer and polyurethane paint, Trails West can produce high quality horse trailers for less cost than aluminum trailers and provide the most value and wide range of options in the industry.

A common misconception is that aluminum horse trailers weigh 40 to 50 percent less than steel trailers. A Trails West horse trailer is engineered to use heavier steel in high stress areas and lighter steel in lower stress areas. Trails West horse trailers are triple-wall constructed, which protects the outside skin from damaging kicks coming from the horse area while providing a smooth sleek outside appearance. A triple-wall constructed Trails West horse trailer will typically weigh only 10 to 15 percent more than a comparably equipped aluminum trailer.

Pictured is their living quarters model. Trails West has recently introduced their premium line of living quarters that has the look and feel of an $80,000 living quarter at a price tag under $50,000. See the new Painted Desert package and Royal Cabin Package at a dealer near you.

For more on Trails West, visit www.trailswest.com or call (208) 852-2200.

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Turnbow
Pictured is Turnbow's four horse "Reverse" slant. The "Reverse" slant is a wonderful design that allows you to "walk" the horses on via the side ramp and "walk" them off the rear with no backing out or turning around.

This is an all-aluminum trailer. This trailer is also available with full living quarters. Additionally, Turnbow Trailers is pleased to announce a 20-year warranty on their exclusive aluminum floor. They also have available an additional "cushion" called the Soft Ride Floor that is placed between the floor and the rubber matting to offer a softer, more comfortable ride for your precious cargo.

Turnbow Trailers manufacturers a complete line of trailers from a simple two horse to the largest living quarter trailers with slide outs. Turnbow Trailers is a family-owned company that has been manufacturing quality trailers since 1960. They can provide whatever you are looking for in a trailer.

Every Turnbow Trailer also proudly carries a Lifetime Workmanship Warranty. Their trailers are not mass-produced or mass marketed-every trailer is designed with the individual buyer in mind.

For more on Turnbow, call (800) 362-5659 or visit www.turnbowtrailers.com.

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Xpress
No matter where you are in your search for a top-quality horse trailer with custom living quarters, Xpress strives to provide a living quarters horse trailer that fits any and all budget constraints. Your dream is their goal.

The majority of their trailer sales are from repeat and referral customers. Therefore, their primary goal is to provide their customers with the highest standards available in the horse trailer industry. They also hold their employees to those very same standards and are looking to lead the industry by providing the best quality products, professionalism, performance, price, and most importantly of all, your satisfaction.

For more on Xpress, visit www.xpresstrailergroup.com or call (888) 443-4054. 

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