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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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Can you transport my trailer up to Johannesburg?

Yes, we use Grindrod to transport trailers, additional courier fees may apply.

Can I get my trailer financed?

Yes, we have had numerous clients finance their trailer though South African banks.

What is included in the standard trailer?

1600Kg braked axle, two ton 8 blade leaf springs, Gabriel shock absorbers, Knott surge coupling, two internal cupboards and adjustable shelving, three 15” rims and three 215/80/15 Kumho AT tyres, container type locking bars and hinges in 304 grade stainless steel, seam sealed and powdercoated exterior grade in epoxypolyester.

Can I mount a roof top trailer tent on top of a Metalian trailer?

Yes, the trailer roof dimensions are 2100mm x 1500mm so most tents will fit. Howling Moon, Conqueror and Camp Cover tents have all been successfully fitted.

What electrical system can be fitted?

We can fit the HCDP Power Panel MK3c with 80W Solar Panel Charger. We have alternative electrical builds available on request.

Can you match the track width and rim PCD of my tow vehicle?

Yes, however we will require the rims before we start manufacturing. Additional costs may apply.

What tyres are shipped with the trailer?

The standard tyre is the Kumho Road Venture AT 215/80/15. We are also more than happy to fit your own tyres if needed.

What suspension is fitted?

All three models have leaf springs and shock absorbers as a standard fitment.

What colours can I get my trailer in?

We offer hammerbronze, white, red and olive green.

What materials are used in the Metalian trailers?

The trailer body is made from powdercoated 3CR12 stainless steel. 304 grade stainless steel is used for all locking bars and work surfaces. Aluminium sheet is used for stoneguards.

What size trailers do you offer?

We have three trailer models, the Mini, Midi and Maxi Metalian. The trailer dimensions can be seen on the trailer drawings.

How long will it take to have my trailer made?

Our current lead time is four weeks from date of deposit.

Are Metalian trailers registered with eNatis?

Yes, our Natis number is 556 193.