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Glossary of Terms

A selection of common terms.


galvanised trailers are more resistant to the weather and harsh environments such as salt water. We use hot dip galvanising process to ensure your trailer lasts longer than other inferior products such as budget imported trailers

oscillating suspension

Oscillating suspension provides a smoother ride over undulating road surfaces.

plywood deck

our plywood decks use high specification treated timber designed to handle exposure to weather and abrasive materials.

single axle

single axle trailers have one wheel on either side and are suitable for lighter general purpose uses.

tandem axle

tandem axle trailers have two wheels on either side which provide additional weight supporting capacity for carrying heavier loads.

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Trailer Maintenance

To ensure that you get many years of useful trouble-free life out of your new trailer, it is wise to…

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Loading your trailer

Important points to follow when towing trailers All trailer loads must be securely tied down. It is…

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Trailer Wiring

The diagram is the New Zealand standard for the 7 Pin Flat trailer plug used on Prescott Trailers. *Pins…

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