Originally Posted by noco
nice trailer...ive been thinking of how to build a trailer for my kayak....whitewater kayaks are shorter though....im looking for sturdy and light....gave me some ideas maybe just a pvc square with weels and a hitch would work...dont got to carry much weight...huh...something else to think about....i do dig using the boat as the tounge....
PVC will work for your trailer frame but use schedule 80 pipe, not the thinner schedule 40 sold at home improvement stores. The heavier pipe can be found at industrial pipe suppliers. The weight difference won't be that much but the strength will be much better for your purposes.