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#11741574 - 07/25/16 03:59 PM Swing away trailer tongue installation
ColoradoAg Offline
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Registered: 12/25/12
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I've been calling quite a few places around Waco to see if they sell and install swing away trailer tongues and haven't found anywhere that does. Has anyone near Waco had one installed? Looking for one for a Basscat Pantera trailer.

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#11741639 - 07/25/16 04:34 PM Re: Swing away trailer tongue installation [Re: ColoradoAg]
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Loc: Ft Worth
Several boats ago I bought mine from either Cabelas or Bass Pro online. Had it installed at a trailer repair shop in Ft Worth, I'm guessing you can find a similar place there.
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#11741660 - 07/25/16 04:48 PM Re: Swing away trailer tongue installation [Re: Chet]
ColoradoAg Offline
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Originally Posted By: Chet
Several boats ago I bought mine from either Cabelas or Bass Pro online. Had it installed at a trailer repair shop in Ft Worth, I'm guessing you can find a similar place there.


I've called a few of them, and so far they've all said they don't do anything with swing away tongues. I figured pretty much every trailer shop would do them, but I guess not.

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#11741704 - 07/25/16 05:12 PM Re: Swing away trailer tongue installation [Re: ColoradoAg]
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Just find a good welder

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#11741833 - 07/25/16 06:38 PM Re: Swing away trailer tongue installation [Re: 9094]
GIG'EM AGGIES Online   content
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Registered: 05/14/14
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Loc: texas
Originally Posted By: 9094
Just find a good welder

This and one with a little imagination. Take a picture of a trailer with a swing-away-tongue and I betcha he can fix you right up. Rockwall Marine sells Bass Cats, plan b might be to call them.
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#11741918 - 07/25/16 07:32 PM Re: Swing away trailer tongue installation [Re: ColoradoAg]
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Registered: 03/16/10
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Loc: Waco, TX
Glens welding in temple did mine

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#11742053 - 07/25/16 08:28 PM Re: Swing away trailer tongue installation [Re: ColoradoAg]
OneFishAway Offline
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Registered: 02/17/15
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Loc: Parker County
look on amazon. I bought one from them and installed it myself.
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#11742398 - 07/26/16 01:43 AM Re: Swing away trailer tongue installation [Re: ColoradoAg]
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Etrailer.com is where I bought mine and then I had a local welding shop install it.
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#11742444 - 07/26/16 06:26 AM Re: Swing away trailer tongue installation [Re: ColoradoAg]
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Registered: 02/01/07
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Loc: Waco TX
The guys at flat rock trailer off i35 told me they could do it one time.
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#11743329 - 07/26/16 02:58 PM Re: Swing away trailer tongue installation [Re: ColoradoAg]
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Registered: 01/03/03
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Loc: Lubbock, TX
several options here. bolt on and weld on.


Swing Away

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#11743549 - 07/26/16 05:01 PM Re: Swing away trailer tongue installation [Re: ColoradoAg]
Connor S Offline
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Registered: 04/26/10
Posts: 418
Loc: TEXAS
I have installed the bolt on version with the help of a friend and some Lone Star Lights.. Was a pretty easy 1 evening project.
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#11743566 - 07/26/16 05:10 PM Re: Swing away trailer tongue installation [Re: squib]
OneFishAway Offline
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thats the one i did, Bolt on. was easy install. make sure you have a good supply of sharp drill bits.
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#11743580 - 07/26/16 05:19 PM Re: Swing away trailer tongue installation [Re: ColoradoAg]
Connor S Offline
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Registered: 04/26/10
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Loc: TEXAS
I recommend using a step bit, you can get them cheap at harbor freight and they work really well with saving standard bits.
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