Fuel Transfer System Explained

Fuel Transfer System Valves
This is a shot of the FTS Valves on our Pro model

If you work with equipment, cars, trucks, vehicles, or any other type of machinery, one of the things that’s always on your to do list is refueling and transferring fuel from one piece of equipment to the other. With our Pro 110 Industrial FTS gas trailer that is equipped with a fuel transfer system, you can make your fueling work easier and to show you how, we’re going to break down what this refueling system has to offer. (more…)

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Custom Built Fuel Trailers

Quick Disconnect Fittings - Hose Reel
This is an example of a customization we did, incorporating quick disconnect fittings to easily remove the fuel nozzle from the end of a 50 foot hose reel.

One of the main goals we have at Gas Trailer is to continuously push our business forward. How we achieve this goal is to do everything in our power to make our customers happy. That’s why, we offer the ability to make customizations, special requests, and other changes to fuel trailer builds. Most orders are built to order, so each one can be made to meet your needs. (more…)

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Battery Charging Wiring Harness

7 Pin Trailer Connector
Diagram showing the pins used on a standard 7-pin trailer connector. Gas Trailer uses pins 1, 3, 4, 5, 6.

In the manufacturing industry, one thing that’s tremendously important is using quality parts when building equipment. If this doesn’t happen, there’s going to be issues with the end product. At Gas Trailer, we go out of our way to ensure that our portable gas trailer models are built with long-lasting, superior parts and materials.

One of those key parts is the battery charging wiring harnesses that we install on our aluminum trailers that have an electrical fuel pump, which we’re going to go in detail about now. (more…)

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New Fuel Trailer Upgrades

Gas Trailer License Plate Holder
This license plate holder is one of the new Gas Trailer options that’s available. It allows you to easily mount a license plate on a fuel trailer.

Over the past few months, we’ve been been improving our gas trailer models to make them more efficient and convenient for operators to use. After going over our designs and learning a few tips and tricks to make refueling easier, we built and fabricated a handful of new optional upgrades. These customizations allow users to build a portable fuel trailer that best works for their needs. Read on to learn more. (more…)

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Fuel Hose Reels

Fuel Hose Reel - Pro 110 Industrial FTS
This is a close up photo of the fuel hose reel installed on the Pro 110 Industrial FTS gas trailer.

Every once and a while, there might be a time where it’s too difficult to bring your gas trailer directly to the piece of equipment or vehicle that needs to be refueled. This situation is easy to overcome though thanks to fuel hose reels. These are installed on our Pro 110 Industrial and Pro 110 Industrial FTS gas trailer models. (more…)

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Pump Ready Economy Refueler

Economy 110 Refueler
The Economy 110 Refueler is a sturdy gas trailer option that can be used in a variety of settings.

Every day at Gas Trailer, we’re thinking of new and innovative ways to push the development of refueling equipment. We’ve said it before, but it’s something that we’re committed to and because of that commitment, we now have a newly developed model available and ready to ship. That model is the new Economey 110 Refueler. We’ve sold out of the first round of production and have more in the build que. (more…)

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Convenient Aircraft Refueling

Pro 110 Industrial FTS
The Pro 110 Industrial FTS gas trailer is perfect for using in an aviation setting.

What makes an aviation gas trailer good for pairing with an aircraft is that it provides you instant access to fuel anytime your plane or heli needs to be refueled. If you purchase one, what you get is pretty much a scaled down version of a your own gas station pump. How does this all work? Well, it’s related to how a fuel trailer is designed. At Gas Trailer, all of the models that we have available come equipped with a DOT compliant fuel tank, fuel pump, nozzle, and hoses, that are necessary to pump fuel. In addition, our Pro models include aviation rated pumps and meters that are specific for 100LL Avgas or Jet A. (more…)

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Feedback – Refueling On The Ranch

Split Fuel Tank Gas Trailer - Mark
Mark from Castle Rock, CO fueling up his gas trailer.

Owning a ranch is a huge responsibility with all the work that needs to be done to maintain it. With only so many hours in the day, ranch owners need to be efficient because if they aren’t, they won’t be able to complete their projects on time. That’s why most ranchers look for a way to work smarter and not harder like our customer Mark from Castle Rock, CO. He made the decision to purchase a gas trailer to use on his ranch and here’s a testimonial about his experience with his new piece of equipment. (more…)

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Electric Fuel Pumps Make Fueling Easy

Gas Trailer Featuring an Electric Fuel Pump
The Pro 110 Industrial packs a 15 GPM electric pump

Let’s face it, when the opportunity to work smarter and not harder presents itself, most of us jump at it. Saving both time and energy in today’s business world and our personal lives means being able to get more done faster, which is why we use electric fuel pumps for a few of our portable gas trailer models. They make fueling equipment, aircraft, and other vehicles that much easier. (more…)

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Aluminum Fuel Tanks

Gas Trailer Aluminum Fuel Tanks
Gas Trailer fuel tanks are constructed of aluminum for DOT compliance and rust prevention

In the fuel equipment industry, aluminum is the metal of choice by manufacturers and that’s why at Gas Trailer, it’s the main metal we use in building the fuel tanks for our portable gas trailers. Why aluminum and not some other metal like steel? There are a few reasons why, so continue reading to learn more. (more…)

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