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Craftsman 12.5 Cu. Ft. Poly Swivel Cart Tames the Big Jobs
The Craftsman 12.5 cu. ft. cart is roomy enough to clear a forest's worth of fall leaves and sturdy enough to haul a half-ton of rocks. With an easy-to-use spray-loaded hitch pin, it's a great accessory for any lawn or garden tractor or even an ATV. Releasing the load is as simple as pressing the ergonomic foot pedal. The bed then can tilt and swivel in a 105-degree radius, allowing plenty of leeway in cozy areas. No more straining to lift heavy landscaping materials to the right spot.
The Craftsman 12.5 cu. ft. poly swivel cart is built with a durable foam-poly bed supported on a sturdy, heavy-duty steel undercarriage that can handle up to 1,000 lbs. A scratch-resistant polycoat finish protects the frame from the elements. The cart's 16 in. turf tires protect the lawn as it rolls along.
- with a half-ton payload, the Craftsman 12.5 cu. ft. cart is tough enough to handle landscaping materials, rocks or anything else that you need to move
- The cart's spray-loaded hitch pin attaches easily to lawn or garden tractors or ATVs
- It supports up to 1,000 lbs. or 12.5 cu. ft. when heaped
- The sloped bed can swivel and tilt to dump the load within a 105-degree radius
- The bed is made of tough polyethylene structural foam
- The undercarriage is made of heavy-duty steel protected with a polycoat finish
- Bed dimensions are 39" x 48" x 14"
- Comes with 16 in. pneumatic turf tires
- Backed by a two-year warranty
Added on January 01, 2014
Overall, others give this:
This is a very nice, very sturdy, large cart that can haul just about everything. I assembled it in about 25 mins with help for holding the bolts. Turned upside down on 2 saw horses and pushed the bolt up while the helper put the nut on. The axel was a bit tough to get thru the spacer, but it went thru after a while. Large wheels will aid with terrain and heavy loads. All in all a very nice product that will last many years.
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A little clumsy to assemble, need long arms or a helper (but really not a big problem). Lightweight, easy handling, easy to adapt for larger loads etc. No concerns about a metal body rusting if left outdoors.
I ordered this product online and it too arrived earlier than anticipated. Picking it up at the store was very easy and quick. It was well packaged and in a sealed box. The assembling of the cart was easy. In fact it took me less than 30 minutes - most of the time was tightening the nuts & bolts. The cart turned out better than expected. It is heavy duty and of good great material. Plan to test it very soon...
This 12.5 cu ft. cart is a good cart for light duty use, it is very easy to assemble and looks good. I would not pay full price for it but when on sale it is a good value. Seems to be well built.
I bought this cart because I did not want a steel one that will rust after a year or two. I have loaded this cart up with tree branches, bricks & blocks, and many other items. I am pleased so far.
Upon opening this is a very nice cart, sturdy and strong. Assembly was not very difficult and did not take a whole lot of time. I have not used this yet so can not comment on how well it works yet.
Beaver Falls, PA
5 weeks later, love it for hauling chainsaw equipment, trimmings, firewood, dirt and rocks around the property Seems very sturdy, I toss cut logs into it without worry of it cracking or breaking though I'd be a little careful with any 30+ lbs rocks. Works great with Craftsman TT2200 lawn tractor 19 hp 6" tight turn (# 38200) Relief set bolts, so that there are no bolt heads sticking up from the bottom where a shovel might contact. The quick release dump is nice, but I'm strong and just generally disconnect the cart then lift and direct dumping of refuse where needed. Though with a very heavy load, the quick release, swivel dump will really help. When assembling, use tape to hold the bolts in that go through the bottom of the cart barrel so you can turn the entire cart upside down to wrench on the securing nuts.
I purchased this cart to haul topsoil and am completely satisfied. Delivery to the store was earlier than promised. Assembly instructions are visual and simple to follow -- required less than 30 minutes with a socket wrench and mallet to slide the axle into place. Large wheels are much better quality than comparable carts ... and the box is very rugged. The dump and swivel features work as advertised and are totally necessary for topsoil. The hitch did not work well with my ATV over uneven terrain, but it was easy to install a standard 2 1/2" coupler. I haven't weighed the loads it has carried, but it handles a full load of topsoil easily. Overall, I couldn't be more pleased, especially when I read online reviews of other carts.
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