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Old 07-27-2008, 11:28 AM   #1
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what size drive through gate?


I am planning on building a fence with a 12' drive through gate. Later on i will have a pond dug/built. Do you think the 12' gate will be big enough to allow trucks w/ heavy equipment through?

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what size drive through gate?


Ayuh,...

Most all Dumptrucks are 8' wide,+ Most heavy equipment is Under 12' wide....

You should be Fine...

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If you're going to make a gate 12 feet wide, why not just measure the width of one lane of your local highways and make it that width.

Then, you'd even be able to fit the "wideload" trucks through if necessary.
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I also think that 12-ft. will be fine, if the gate is on a relatively straight run and not on a curve or turn.
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