Author Topic: Kendon Trailer for sale  (Read 458 times)

Offline MPlayle

Kendon Trailer for sale
« on: April 30, 2019, 02:38:40 PM »
2016 Kendon Folding Smart Car trailer.  Low usage.  Asking $3500.

Link to manufacturer's site for the trailer:
https://www.kendonusa.com/products/folding-smart-car-trailer

Contact me directly or through the forum's messaging:
mplayle13 -at- gmail -dot- com
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Some of you will remember the trailer from the RM 10th Anniversary BBQ. 

I will soon be putting the Moke up for sale - found something special (still Mini based) as a replacement. 

As the replacement will not fit the Kendon folding trailer (a tad too long for the trailer), I need to sell the Kendon trailer to cover getting a slightly longer trailer.

Below is a picture of the Moke on the trailer.  Saloons will fit just fine.




Offline 94touring

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2019, 04:59:16 PM »
Putting it on BAT?  What's next on the list?

Offline Whee

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2019, 05:27:30 PM »
More special than a Moke? and LWB. Hmm, a few options there. Can we play 20 questions?

I'd be interested in the trailer, but probably too far away unless we could work a deal where someone brought it to Snowmass in June for East Meets West. My pickup wouldn't fit either would it?

Offline MiniDave

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2019, 06:16:35 PM »
I can't see why any Mini wouldn't fit on there?
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Offline MPlayle

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2019, 11:06:40 PM »
Dan,

Not yet sure if the Moke will go on BAT.

Whee,

A Mini Pickup should just fit on the trailer.  I won't be able to make Snowmass in June myself as my nephew is getting married the end of June.  I could do a relay of it to somewhere in north Texas prior to June if someone were to take it the rest of the way.  I may also consider a further "road trip" to deliver it prior to June - I have a flexible work schedule.

As for playing "20 questions", ... ask away.




Offline Whee

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2019, 11:07:09 AM »
Question 1) If I just take a *wild* guess at what you are looking at, would I be correct?

Offline MPlayle

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #6 on: May 01, 2019, 11:09:45 AM »
No.  Not one of the "Wild Goose" campers.


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Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #7 on: May 01, 2019, 11:45:50 AM »
Mini based dune buggy?

Offline MPlayle

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #8 on: May 01, 2019, 11:48:48 AM »
No.  Not one of the dune buggies either.


Offline Whee

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #9 on: May 01, 2019, 02:25:51 PM »
Limo?

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Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #10 on: May 01, 2019, 02:41:13 PM »
Did not say it is LWB so must have some extra front overhang that would prevent it from going far enough forward on the trailer. Like a Jem or Marcos.

Offline MPlayle

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #11 on: May 01, 2019, 03:48:08 PM »
I have to give the win to Brad (Willie_B).

It is actually a LWB Mini based item and does have the extra front overhang as it is a MK-4 Mini Marcos.

The MK-1 through MK-3 Mini Marcos used a custom floorpan based on the standard Mini wheelbase and with the front overhang were 136" long.  (A standard LWB Mini is just over 132" long.)  The MK-4 used a floorpan molded on the LWB floorpan and was about 4" longer than the earlier ones at about 140" total length.  Thus too long for the Kendon trailer.


Offline Jimini II

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #12 on: May 01, 2019, 06:37:07 PM »
I have always liked the look of the Mini Marcos but they just seem like you could not get enough airflow in them to keep from boiling over (me not the car) in a Florida Summer.
What are your thoughts on that in a Texas Summer which is just as brutal if not worse sometimes Michael?

Offline MPlayle

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #13 on: May 01, 2019, 08:22:25 PM »
The MK-4 has a form of roll-down door windows.  It should be no worse than a Saloon.

I'm willing to endure it.


Offline Jimini II

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #14 on: May 02, 2019, 12:11:08 PM »
Ahhhh i didn't know they ever came with a roll down window option then that's no problem.

Offline MPlayle

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #15 on: May 02, 2019, 12:19:27 PM »
Bringing the thread back on topic - selling the trailer.

It will come with both the factory ramps and the longer, folding ramps I got separately for better rise clearance.

I am willing to deliver over the Memorial Day weekend (end of May time frame) at a range of up to about 900 miles from San Antonio, Texas for an extra $500.

Basically up into Colorado front range, upper Kansas, etc.

Offline MPlayle

Re: Kendon Trailer for sale
« Reply #16 on: June 08, 2019, 01:34:19 PM »
Bump to the top. 

The trailer is still available.  Still asking $3500 (OBO) for the trailer and willing to consider delivery for an extra fee (up to $500 depending on distance).