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    Looking for opinions securing trike in cargo trailer. This is a 7X12 Haulmark Low Hauler trailer. I have a Condor chock and also strapping the forks pulling forward. My concern is strapping the rear end. If I cross the straps using the frame loops it puts pressure on the exhaust. Am I okay not crossing them and running the left strap to the left side loop and the right to right as pictured?
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    Quote Originally Posted by B SMITH View Post
    Looking for opinions securing trike in cargo trailer. This is a 7X12 Haulmark Low Hauler trailer. I have a Condor chock and also strapping the forks pulling forward. My concern is strapping the rear end. If I cross the straps using the frame loops it puts pressure on the exhaust. Am I okay not crossing them and running the left strap to the left side loop and the right to right as pictured?
    There is no need to cross the rear straps.....The way you have them is right, On the rare occasions that i trailer my Tri- Glide thats how i do it..
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    Glad that works for you. Taking my trike into consideration, it looks like my CSC will never fit in there.

    In addition, I would never be able to get off the trike and out of the trailer. This is probably the one reason I might consider an open trailer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cycle7447 View Post
    Glad that works for you. Taking my trike into consideration, it looks like my CSC will never fit in there.

    In addition, I would never be able to get off the trike and out of the trailer. This is probably the one reason I might consider an open trailer.
    With a 7’ width I have 14 1/2” on each side at the rear fenders. Plenty of room to get off and walk around the trike. I have a side door as well. What is the width with the CSC conversion?

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    Quote Originally Posted by B SMITH View Post
    With a 7’ width I have 14 1/2” on each side at the rear fenders. Plenty of room to get off and walk around the trike. I have a side door as well. What is the width with the CSC conversion?

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    Thanks - my trike is 76.3 (TriGlide is 65.7) inches wide and 113.3 (TriGlide is 105.1) long. Side door seems to be very helpful.

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    Back looks fine.

    I don't know about those carabiners up front though.

    What are they rated?
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    I would wonder about the carabiners Brian, everything else looks good. When we trailer, I run the front straps right through the front wheel with soft ties. Don't forget "transport mode" when pulling out, thankfully I haven't forgotten yet.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Motorcycle Mike View Post
    Back looks fine.

    I don't know about those carabiners up front though.

    What are they rated?
    The working load limit is 800lbs. It does takes some effort to back the trike out of the Condor chock. I don’t think it’s going anywhere.

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    Quote Originally Posted by B SMITH View Post
    With a 7’ width I have 14 1/2” on each side at the rear fenders. Plenty of room to get off and walk around the trike. I have a side door as well. What is the width with the CSC conversion?

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    14 1/2 on each side.....Add in the width of the Tri...65 inches.....totals about 94 inches in a 84 inch wide trailer....?.
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    Over the years I have trailered my TG in a couple different trailers. My preference is to cross the rear tie downs off the factory loops but sometimes that does force the straps up against exhaust and/or clamps.

    The 14' enclosed that I recently set up for hauling my TG didn't come with hooks in the floor so I was able to install my own. I have the rear ones installed even with the back tires and not very far behind them, thus allowing me to cross the straps and not get into anything. I also use two small Harley sling loops off each side of the front axle to ratchet strap to so I don't need any type of chock.
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    Quote Originally Posted by rhino 2 View Post
    14 1/2 on each side.....Add in the width of the Tri...65 inches.....totals about 94 inches in a 84 inch wide trailer....?.
    My 19 Tri is 55 1/2” wide. I’m probably closer to 14 1/4” on each side.

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    Quote Originally Posted by B SMITH View Post
    My 19 Tri is 55 1/2” wide. I’m probably closer to 14 1/4” on each side.
    The specs on the Harley site says 65.7 - wonder why your trike is a foot smaller?

    The 2019 Harley-Davidson Tri Glide Ultra has a wheelbase of 1,670 mm (approximately 65.7 inches) [COLOR=var(--cib-color-foreground-accent-primary)]1[/COLOR]. This three-wheeled touring motorcycle offers a comfortable and stable ride, perfect for long journeys. Whether you’re cruising down the highway or exploring scenic routes, the Tri Glide Ultra provides a unique riding experience.

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    Overall length 2675 mm (105.3 inches)

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    Quote Originally Posted by cycle7447 View Post
    The specs on the Harley site says 65.7 - wonder why your trike is a foot smaller?

    The 2019 Harley-Davidson Tri Glide Ultra has a wheelbase of 1,670 mm (approximately 65.7 inches) [COLOR=var(--cib-color-foreground-accent-primary)]1[/COLOR]. This three-wheeled touring motorcycle offers a comfortable and stable ride, perfect for long journeys. Whether you’re cruising down the highway or exploring scenic routes, the Tri Glide Ultra provides a unique riding experience.

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    Overall length 2675 mm (105.3 inches)

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    65.7 is the wheelbase. That’s the distance between the front and rear tire. The width of the trike is 55 1/2”.

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    Quote Originally Posted by B SMITH View Post
    65.7 is the wheelbase. That’s the distance between the front and rear tire. The width of the trike is 55 1/2”.
    You sir are correct, thanks. My CSC is actually 61 inches wide.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cycle7447 View Post
    You sir are correct, thanks. My CSC is actually 61 inches wide.
    Your CSC would fit just fine in a 7’ wide trailer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by B SMITH View Post
    Your CSC would fit just fine in a 7’ wide trailer.
    Thanks - by the way, I see you are in Vagas - our flight leaves at 4 today - so, we will be there for a few days. Looks like around high 60 and low 70 there this week,.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cycle7447 View Post
    Thanks - by the way, I see you are in Vagas - our flight leaves at 4 today - so, we will be there for a few days. Looks like around high 60 and low 70 there this week,.
    Spring has been late to arrive here. We just had our first 80* day last week. Then Friday was a record low temperature at 56*. You picked a good time to visit. Next week will be very pleasant with temps in the 70’s to mid 80’s.

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