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Old 08-26-2009, 08:59 AM   #1
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Does anybody have any information or pictures of a Lil' Pup
clamshell cargo trailer? I had one twenty years ago and was
fortunate enough to find one yesterday, but the graphics are
gone and I'd like to restore it. I'd also like any history on the
company, it just doesn't exist on google and I thought everything
was obtainable on google. Thanks in advance. Mike
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Old 08-26-2009, 04:23 PM   #2
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Lil Pup? That's a new one on me. Is it molded fiberglass? Can you post some pictures??
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Old 08-26-2009, 05:21 PM   #3
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I did a quick google search and all i could find was in the following link! Is that the trailer you got?____

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http://www.roamingtimes.com/rvreports/1/sc...el-trailer.aspx
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Old 08-26-2009, 06:15 PM   #4
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Here's a pic, not a camper, but it is molded fiberglass.
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Old 08-26-2009, 09:16 PM   #5
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Looks like a trailer for a tiny person! Almost like a trailer for a motorcycle. Humm, does it really matter if the decals are toast? Now is the time to make it uniquely your own. Or, maybe you can paint the decals if there's enough left to see an outline?? I also Googled trying to be helpful. And it appears the company that originally made the Lilttle Pup is out of business? Or at least they quit paying the bills to keep the website active:
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Old 08-26-2009, 10:04 PM   #6
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I have seen lots of them. Most were being pulled by a MC.
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This will give you an idea.
http://www.trekkertrailer.com/
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Old 08-27-2009, 09:27 AM   #8
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I have seen lots of them. Most were being pulled by a MC.
Yeah, they're almost too big for a bike, but a lot of bike guys pull them.
I don't think that company was in business when the WWW existed, so I
doubt they ever had a web site. It would be nice to know the history anyway.
There is an outline of the graphics that's visable, I've got a buddy that can
handle it I think. Thanks for your help, if you ever find out anything give me
a holler. Mike
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Old 10-05-2017, 12:00 PM   #9
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lil pup i have one,

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Does anybody have any information or pictures of a Lil' Pup
clamshell cargo trailer? I had one twenty years ago and was
fortunate enough to find one yesterday, but the graphics are
gone and I'd like to restore it. I'd also like any history on the
company, it just doesn't exist on google and I thought everything
was obtainable on google. Thanks in advance. Mike
HI I have one and I`M looking for the hood hinges so for it looks like shoreline trailer 927 Mayfield rd. Arlington TX. 76010 was making the back in the 80`s
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Old 10-05-2017, 12:05 PM   #10
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Here's a pic, not a camper, but it is molded fiberglass.
there call a luggage trailer. I have one , I use it on my tent camping . I need to replace the hinges the ones on the other side of your picture
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Old 10-05-2017, 12:23 PM   #11
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lil pup luggage trailer <<<<

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Does anybody have any information or pictures of a Lil' Pup
clamshell cargo trailer? I had one twenty years ago and was
fortunate enough to find one yesterday, but the graphics are
gone and I'd like to restore it. I'd also like any history on the
company, it just doesn't exist on google and I thought everything
was obtainable on google. Thanks in advance. Mike
hi MIKE I have one and love it , great for going tent camping . I would like to see the other side of yours , what are they using between the 2 hinges ? so you can open the hood. MIKE they these trailers were made back in the 80 `s by a company named shoreline trailer
927 Mayfield rd.
Arlington TX 76010
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Old 10-05-2017, 12:31 PM   #12
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lil pup

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Lil Pup? That's a new one on me. Is it molded fiberglass? Can you post some pictures??
DONNA HI these are luggage trailers not for motorcycles there to big. I use the one I have to do tent camping , love it , I pull it with my SUV . I have to look to see if it is still there,
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Lyle, Mike Ames, the original poster, hasn't logged into the forum since 2011:
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It's doubtful you will hear from him. You may have to get creative on the hinges. I'm sure there are other companies still making fiberglass luggage trailers for motorcycles. Perhaps they have something that will work. A motorcycle forum- maybe one for Goldwing owners, since I see many of them pulling trailers- might be a place to get some better information about sourcing a hinge.
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Old 10-06-2017, 09:42 AM   #14
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I have pulled a trailer larger than this with my Suziki Cavelcade it has a huge motor in it. the cavelacade looks like a Honda Goldwing only has nicer stuff on it. 1986 vintage!
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