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1945? Bantam Trailer St. Francisville, LA $1200

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Appears worth a look.

https://batonrouge.craigslist.org/tro/d/wakefield-bantam-willys-jeep-trailer/7149137521.html

“1945 Bantam Trailer. Located in Wakefield, LA, just north of St. Francisville. Data tag reads TC-3 278
Floor has been replaced. No rust. Wired for 4-wire trailer connector. Still has 1 7/8″ Fulton coupler. Tires hold air and have a fair amount of tread but do show some cracking.”

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M-416 Trailer Framingham, MA $450

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UPDATE: Price dropped to $450.

(06/05/2020) Chris is selling this trailer. It looks pretty solid for an east coast trailer; it does need some tail lights and tail gate. Contact him at cmcginty33 @ verizon.net (remove spaces around the @) or via phone 617 489 5070.

“M416  Original as far as I can tell,Lights are missing and rear panel  of trailer is missing as seen in picture. Trailer had been garaged from what I was told and not used for many years. I have a copy of the government  trailer manual as well.

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Atomic Camper From Alaska

• CATEGORIES: Features, trailer

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This isn’t jeep-related, but can you imagine towing this behind a jeep? Ann spotted this Atomic-themed camper from Alaska. It even has a ‘ray gun’.

Go here for pictures: https://www.motor1.com/news/276837/atomic-camper-crazy-cool-spaceship/

And go here for information on who built it and what he hopes to build next: https://www.motor1.com/news/276837/atomic-camper-crazy-cool-spaceship/

 
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Generator Trailer Carlisle, PA $950

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This includes four combat rims. It’s a little different from the standard jeep trailer.

https://pittsburgh.craigslist.org/for/d/carlisle-military-trailer/7142702836.html

“Military army trailer from the late 40’s. Originally used to haul the generator for a mobile radar system. Trailer is made by Trailmobile-Lapeer. Has 4 Willys Jeep WW2 combat rims. (Red wheel/tire does not go with trailer, I have the 4th combat rim, tire is shot) Has jacks on all 4 corners to level on uneven ground. Trailer is designed to connect in series with other trailers like a train. Would also make a good anti- aircraft battery base! Looking to move this quickly… $950 cash”

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CJ-5 Trailer Bloomfield, NM $1500

• CATEGORIES: CJ5, trailer

If you need a different looking trailer, here’s one option.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/556532101953714/

“This utility trailer has been converted from a Jeep body. access in back, driver location and under hood for storing or hauling. Good tires”

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1945? Bantam Trailer Northeast Ohio **Sold**

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UPDATE: **Sold**

The sellers are hoping to find a good home for this Bantam Trailer.

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5 Jeeps for Sale in Riddle, Or **Status Unknown**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, M-38, trailer

UPDATE: Status Unknown. These jeeps were listed in the Farm & Garden section of Craigslist, so the ad was likely flagged for that reason.

Seller has 2 M-38s and 3 CJ-2As for sale. The pics are upside down in the post.
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“2 M38’s, 3 cj2a’s, 1 ww2 trailer.
#1- 49 cj2a, just rebuilt engine, body in good shape ( minor rust in tool compartment and passenger floor. New gas tank, good tires and seats. Drivers good,4 wheel works great. Needs the following, no brakes ( need complete rebuild, carburetor work (I think just break down and cleaning). Has flat spot. Can’t find title bill of sale only. Great fun little jeep. $ 4550.00.

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#2- 1950 M-38 Complete less seats, was running when parked (4 years ago). Has original engine converted to 12 volt. ( have most of 24 volt parts)
Drive train complete. Have title and will make bill of sale. M38’S are getting hard to find , won’t last long . Asking $ 3500.00

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#3 – 50 m38, all parts are there. Started to disassemble to restore but lost interest. Was running when parked , no windshield or seats. Asking $2550

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#4 CJ2A all part are there, has been setting for many years. Has a aluminium top. Needs a lot of work or a great parts jeep, $ 1100.00 bill of sale only. Still trying to find title.

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#5- cJ 2a parts jeep asking $550.00

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#6 – ww2 1/4 ton trailer. Complete, in great shape. Has ball hitch. Very rare hard to find . $ 1200.00″

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Year? Trailer Reno, NV $1000

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It appears to have data plates.

https://reno.craigslist.org/tro/d/reno-authentic-usmc-jeep-trailer/7113722694.html

“Authentic USMC / Army jeep trailer.”


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Sears David Bradley(?) Trailer Bangor, WI $500

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Joe De Young spotted this trailer. It’s a good price. It appears one of the post bracket channels in the back was removed and replaced with a reflector.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/219983636083439/

“Nice heavy duty trailer newer tires and new lights 1 7/8 hitch pulled down the road great used for hauling wood just looking to get something bigger”

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1955 M-38A1 & Trailer Ellensburg, WA $4500

• CATEGORIES: CJ5, trailer

This creative trailer looks to be the rears of two early CJ-5 tubs welder together, both with tailgates at both the front and back, capped with a Koenig hardtop, plus some additional customization. Looks like it does the job.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/kit/bar/d/kittitas-willys-jeep-and-trailer/7109047016.html

“1955 W38A-1 willys Jeep, Gm 3.8 V6 motor, 4 speed twin stick, wagoneer running gear, Dana 44’s locked, waren winch, compresser, power steering, tilt wheel and more…..title in hand drive it away. trade for your ????? or $ 4500, Worth taking a look at .. I don’t need any cars or bikes ,would consider any farm stuff ATV SUV Utv something fun.”

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1944 Willys Trailer Madison, WI $1200

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Appears to be a good price.

https://madison.craigslist.org/tro/d/waunakee-willys-1944-trailer/7106184774.html

“Restored 1944 Willy Trailer. Receiver, spare tire, and cover included.”

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Bantam Trailer w/ Camper Conversion Jerome, ID $2000

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Needs canvas, but is unique.

https://twinfalls.craigslist.org/tro/d/jerome-bantam-willys-military-jeep/7103648029.html

“Vintage Military Jeep Trailer. Professionally done camper conversion. Has all the poles but not the canvas top.”

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David Bradley Trailer Renton, WA $450

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Looks like a good price.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/tro/d/renton-willys-trailer-4×6/7104260098.html

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Here’s a related newspaper ad for them (originally posted on the earlyCJ-5 page some time back):

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1948 Parkway Wagon Trailer Sparta, WI $1500

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UPDATE: Still Available.

(10/24/2019) Another wagon-into-trailer modification.

https://madison.craigslist.org/pts/d/sparta-1948-willys-camping-trailer/7085570551.html

“Willy’s station wagon made into camping trailer back in the 50’s. Been saving it to restore an pull behind my Willy’s station wagon or truck, but time to let someone else enjoy it. Has the rare, hard to find, ‘ barn doors ‘ in back. Will need metal work, but it’s mostly flat panels on body and frame. $1500.”

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Willys Truck-Bed Trailer Puyallup, WA $2200

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Nice looking truck-bed trailer.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/skc/pts/d/puyallup-willys-jeep-truck-bed-trailer/7082032010.html

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“Willy’s Kaiser JEEP stepside trailer. The bed is 8 foot, comes with the vintage canopy made by a local company in the late 1950’s, early 60’s. There’s a lumber rack, and the trailer axle is standard Willys 5 on 5.5” bolt pattern just like the vintage jeeps. She’s perfect for hauling whatever, or whoever. Use it for camping, glamping, personal, or business use.

A great chance to haul your stuff to the Swap Meet coming up- pull up in Puyallup with this thing and park it in your stall and you’re ready to go!”

 

 
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1946 Bantam Trailer Lakeview, OR **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $750.

Has some bed rust of some kind, but externally looks good.

“Bantam Car Co. Original 1946 trailer. Some rot in the bed”

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Anyone Recognize This Trailer?

• CATEGORIES: Features, trailer

Diego’s father bought this jeep (1958 CJ-5) and trailer in Argentina in the late-1950s/early-1960s. The trailer lacks data plates and Diego has no idea who manufactured it. I don’t recognize it. Does anyone else?

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Bantam TC3 Trailer Wisconsin Rapids, WI $500

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Maybe someone can use this?

https://wausau.craigslist.org/tro/d/port-edwards-american-bantam-tc3/7046507860.html

“American Bantam TC3 Jeep Willys utility trailer 1940’s.”

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Year? Bantam TC3 Trailer Oregon City, OR $625

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UPDATE: Price dropped to $625.

https://portland.craigslist.org/clc/tro/d/oregon-city-bantam-tc3-willys-trailer/7054254761.html

“bantam tc3 willys jeep trailer. nice shape. solid overall , little rust in floor, 16″ rims. tires are old but hold air, needs lights and wiring. unsure of year, please call. no text. $625.00 obo, thanks”

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1966 M-416 Trailer Pekin, IL $900

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Looks read for some hauling.

https://indianapolis.craigslist.org/tro/d/pekin-military-m416-jeep-utility-trailer/7051186052.html

“I recently acquired a 1966 Jeep trailer. Has minor BATTLE damage in the form of a couple bullet holes. All original military. Never restored or repainted. Has lights and wiring harness and brakes. Pintle attachment. Pulls good. Will have a NEW set of off road tires installed. 16” Military rims. No through rust, just minor surface rust. Perfect Jeep off-road utility trailer.”

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Ben Hur(?) Trailer London, OH $150

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Roger Martin spotted this trailer, which looks to be a Ben Hur model. It’s only 40 miles from him. He’s generously offered to pick it up for someone if they are interested.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/459139105022862/

“Great pull behind. Solid. Good rubber. 2 inch ball. Lights do not work. No title”

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Trailer Paradise, CA **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1200.

Looks ready to haul stuff.

“Bantam willys Jeep trailer great condition $1200.00”

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1943 MBT Bantam Trailer Morrison, CO **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1300.

Needs a new tail light. Appears to have combat rims.

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“1943 U. S. WW2 Willys MB GPW Jeep Trailer MBT Bantam Military
The Jeep trailer is a small, 1/4-ton payload rated, cargo trailer, designed in World War II to haul supplies
This trail is in really good shape , has one broken tail light (not original)
Comes with a pintle hitch
Would make a great hunting or camping trailer”

 
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Bantam Trailer Evans City, PA **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1400.

Refurbed and road ready.

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“Mechanically and structurally restored while preserving its nearly 70 year old patina. New wiring, lights and reflectors – exactly match originals. Rusted areas on the box were cut out, fresh steel welded in, frame was reinforced with extra cross rails and a treated lumber deck was installed.
Canopy tops are available for these to make it an all weather, off road adventure hauler. Very solid, nice towing… its a great little trailer that is very unique and gets a lot of attention.”

 
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1942 MBT Willys Trailer Chandler, AZ **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $550.

Might be a reasonable price.

“This is a WWII Willys MBT trailer. Has rust, make a good hauler or adventure trailer. Priced right.”

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