Dandy Trailer Tent Blog

Original Dandy Trailer Tent Brochure 1

Original Dandy Trailer Tent Brochure

Have been asked a few questions about dimensions and weights of Dandy’s. Thought it might be useful if I posted this pdf of the original dandy brochure which is not only quite a good...

How to put up a Dandy? 13

How to put up a Dandy?

Am getting a few emails requesting the instructions for putting up your dandy’s – Thought it would be useful for some to post a download link here: Hope this is useful for some!

Trailer Tent Insurance 4

Trailer Tent Insurance

I had been looking around and was a bit disheartend that in many cases the trailer tent is lumped in with caravan insurance, which seems a bit unfair and cant produce fair premiums.

Dandy PVC Awning 42

Dandy PVC Awning

The standard pvc awning more than compensates for its slightly quirky set up and weight, by adding a whole new dimension to the Dandy Trailer tent experience

Dandy drop plate on towbar 0

Dandy drop plate on towbar

Im not sure that this is the best solution as the towbar coupling is still a little lower than it should be according to the specs posted here , but works ok for now

Dandy suspension revisited 5

Dandy suspension revisited

Confession time – the planned work on the trailer was cancelled in favour of taking it out for a couple of nights! A call to Indespension this morning has confirmed that the mounting bolts...

Dandy trailer suspension 13

Dandy trailer suspension

My next decision was whether to replace like-for-like with 500kg units as originally supplied on my folding camper, or upgrade the units to 750kg. Given that the cost difference is minimal I decided to look around for a reasonably priced pair of 750 kg units to fit my Dandy traler tent

Types of dandy trailer tents 79

Types of dandy trailer tents

Prior to the blue and white models – which were named – the dandy was known purely by its sleeping capacity. With many similarities between the units the easiest way to identify which model was which was by the width of the trailer