Handy Devices

October 2022 Handy Devices: Trailer Helper

Dan Miller
By  Dan Miller , Progressive Farmer Senior Editor
Trailer Tongue Wheel (Illustration by Ray E. Watkins Jr.)

Roy Maurer, Vassar, Michigan, was looking for a way to attach a handle to the small trailer he used with his ATV. He found a fix. Maurer bolted an old tricycle wheel onto the tongue, making the trailer easy to move and keeping the hitch off the ground.


-- CASH FOR YOUR IDEAS: Share with us your project ideas, and we'll pay you $400 upon publication. To submit a Handy Device, please send a complete explanation of your idea and clear photographs or detailed drawings. We'd like to see a video, too, but that's optional. If you've published your idea on social media (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook), send us the link. With each entry, include your name, address and telephone number. Send Handy Device entries to: dan.miller@dtn.com. Sorry, but we cannot acknowledge submissions or return photographs, drawings or documentation.

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