U-Haul Car Trailer for Cub?

Farmall Cub Forum -- Questions and answers to all of your Cub related issues.

Moderator: Team Cub

Forum rules
Notice: For sale and wanted posts are not allowed in this forum. Please use our free classifieds or one of our site sponsors for your tractor and parts needs.
Matt Kirsch
10+ Years
10+ Years
Posts: 4547
Joined: Tue Jun 08, 2004 3:04 pm
Zip Code: 14559
Circle of Safety: Y
Location: Rochester, NY

U-Haul Car Trailer for Cub?

Postby Matt Kirsch » Mon Jun 21, 2004 7:58 am

A friend of mine might need his '73 Dodge Charger trailered somwhere, and there's a Cub for sale on the way back... and I'll be running empty :) Has anyone hauled a Cub on one of those U-Haul car trailers? My main worry is that the U-Haul trailer doesn't have an open flat bed IIRC; it's two rails that the car's wheels run in, and a Cub might not be wide enough.

If it ain't gonna work, I might just borrow a friend's 18' trailer for the Cub and go get it NOW :)

User avatar
10+ Years
10+ Years
Posts: 108
Joined: Sat May 22, 2004 1:46 am
Location: MI, Temperance

Postby ChickenWing » Mon Jun 21, 2004 8:12 am

I didn't use a u'haul for mine, but I did use a car hauler. It was real close. The opening was about just a hair narrower than the witdth of the tires. Actually, some of the tire was hanging into the opening. I used a plank of wood to park the tires on, laid across the opening,just in case it moved. Then tied it down real tight. It didn't move at all.

User avatar
Cub Pro
Cub Pro
Posts: 1860
Joined: Sun Mar 30, 2003 10:25 am
Zip Code: 06457
eBay ID: cmtelephone
Tractors Owned: Restored: 1950 Cub, 1950 Cub Demo, 1948 super AI, 1935 Silver King, 1946 Oliver 60 RC, John Deere M

In working clothes:
1950 cub, 1948 cub, 1941 A, 1948 H, 1963 B414, 1958 240U, 1947 Oliver 60 industrial, Oliver 70 industrial. IH 450,
Location: CT, Middletown

Postby artc » Mon Jun 21, 2004 8:18 am

if you reverse all four tires to widen out the tractor, you should make the minimum width of the rails on the trailer. of course, that involves jacking and wrenching at the sellers site, which might not be possible. my '48 has the wheels turned out, i'll measure it tonight.
'If they're tappin', they're not burnin'

User avatar
John *.?-!.* cub owner
Team Cub Guide
Team Cub Guide
Posts: 22594
Joined: Sun Feb 02, 2003 2:09 pm
Zip Code: 63664
Tractors Owned: 47, 48, 49 cub plus Wagner loader & other attachments. 41 Farmall H.
Location: Mo, Potosi

Postby John *.?-!.* cub owner » Mon Jun 21, 2004 9:22 am

Never used a Uhaul car hauler, but like Chickewing, I have used a private car hauler, and it's close but will work.
If you are not part of the solution,
you are part of the problem!!!

  • Similar Topics
    Last post

Return to “Farmall Cub”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: staninlowerAL and 9 guests