Tipper Trailer – 8×5 Kea (2.4 x 1.5m)

  • Half Day, Full Day, multi-day, monthly and trade hire options available
  • FREE delivery*
  • Ask us about our special Weekend rates!

*within a 5km radius of our store (all other areas @ $2.30/km)

  • Check that the tow coupling is properly secured to the tow ball by way of catch or pin being correctly in place
  • Secure safety chain with the “D” shackle to the towing vehicle
  • Attach the trailer light connection lead
  • Stow the jockey wheel/stand into it’s correct position (if applicable)
  • Ensure the hand brake is released and that the reversing latch is out of the reverse position (if applicable)
  • When travelling with a loaded trailer you must be capable of stopping within 7 metres from a speed of 30 km/hr
  • Where possible avoid excessive braking while cornering as this may cause losing control and jack-knifing
  • Use a lower gear when travelling down hill to help prevent the trailer pushing the tow vehicle while braking
  • Never tow with the park brake on
  • Allow more distance to overtake and avoid cutting off the overtaken vehicle when returning to your lane
  • Care must be taken not to hold up following traffic unnecessarily – pull over where possible