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    Very nice M101A2

    Price reduced to $1200 I had a couple of these, sold one, and have this one up for sale. Probably the nicest one I have. Surge brakes work, parking brakes work. If you want the bolt pattern to match your vehicle, I believe you can buy a standard 12” drum with the appropriate bolt pattern...
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    M101A2 trailer

    I have two 101A2’s for sale The first is in near perfect shape. Tarp in good condition, a couple tears, one where front and side panels meet, one on the back flap. New tires, surge brakes work, new paint. This one is in great condition. I have installed LEDs on underside of back bumper for...
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    Mixing different AH batteries in your setup.

    What are the drawbacks of mixing different size AH batteries in your setup? Assuming condition of batteries are good, are there serious negative consequences?
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    The 5-ton conversion - So far ...

    A couple years ago, I bought a 5-ton with the intention of turning it into an expedition vehicle (like a lot of the people who buy them). Most find out quickly that they are uncomfortable, because of the seats and the heat, and change their mind and wind up rarely driving them. The first step...
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    M101A2 Adventure Rack

    First off. Props to some of the builds on here. Real talent here. Everyone builds their trailers to suit their needs and desires. This one is going to do a lot of different tasks. This one will be very versatile. A RTT is a possibility, so we will build accordingly. I found this picture on...
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    Expedition Trailer "must have" and "wish list" items

    Let's pretend that budget isn't an issue. What does an expedition trailer need to have, and what would you love to have in/with your trailer. FYI, this isn't just for kicks and giggles, I really want to know. I'm halfway into a solid trailer, and I want to consider everything. I don't care if...
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    Building an expedition vehicle, Who makes the box?

    I am going to build an expedition vehicle on the M923A2 (military 5-ton). First step, the box. Yeah, I can build one, but it would look like a home made box. And cost 70% or so of a professionally made box. I want a professional looking box. Proper doors and windows. Custom shell. I'll worry...
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    Question on sheet metal thickness

    I am building a lid for my adventure trailer. The sides will have a radius of about 6" or so. i want to tack or rivet the sheet metal at the edges, and then bend the entire sheet around the 5 structural radius members that span the width that define the shape of the lid. What gauge metal would...
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    The first step is admitting you have a problem.

    Hi, I'm Buffalobwana and I like trailers. All kinds and types. And trucks and tractors too. But that's for another session. I have to take a break from my very important expedition trailer build to go pick up my latest impulse buy. A Turtle Mountain M105A2. It's one heavy trailer, so it's...
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    Need some help finding the right parts, and some info ...

    I have been going through the Expedition Trailers section to get inspiration and ideas for my build. Wow, we have some talented guys here and a lot of great builds. I have invested a couple $K in parts and such, but want to tap into the experience of the group. So, I have some questions on best...
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    Adventure trailer from scratch!

    Hi guys, first time poster! Such a huge amount of knowledge here, I am overwhelmed, what an awesome resource Ok, so, I am starting an adventure trailer build. I am doing this from a standpoint of buying and selecting everything I want to go in or on it before any frame and box plans are even...
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