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Turret Two Reel Trailer – TRT-284

TRT-284 – Two REEL Trailer

The Sherman+Reilly TRT-284/60 is a two reel trailer for transporting and deploying power-distribution or transmission conductor and optical-fiber cable. It also has the capability of independently orienting the direction of payout from the separate reels without having to re-position the trailer.

Key Features


Two reels. Maximum reel weight 7,000 lbs. each. Maximum reel size 84 in. OD x 60 in. wide each.


360-degree rotational range with two reel mounts on turrets. Rotating turret may be locked at 15-degree intervals. Capable of independently orienting the direction of payout without having to re-position the trailer. Tandem axle.


Quick-release reel shaft bearings for easy and safe reel change. Turret may be removed to use trailer for transporting equipment.


Optional hydraulically driven retriever, electric hydraulic payout brake, hydraulic front jack, hydraulic outriggers, and gathering window with bed rollers.
  • Maximum Reel Weight*

    7,000 lbs.

  • Maximum Reel Size

    84 in. OD x 60 in wide

  • Reel Shaft Diameter

    2-5/8 in.

  • Turret Rotation Range

    360º, lockable at 15º increments

  • Frame Construction

    Steel tubing, continuous-weld

  • Length, overall, nom.

    21 ft., 6 in.

  • Width, overall, nom.

    8 ft., 4 in.

  • Height, overall, nom.

    8 ft., 8 in., without reel

  • Height with 84″ O.D. Reel

    10 ft., 5 in.

  • Weight*

    6,750 lbs., without conductor or reel

  • GVWR

    21,000 lbs.

  • Suspension


  • Axle Configuration


  • Wheel Configuration & Tires

    Single, 215/75R17.5

  • Brakes, trailer

    Electric, with break-away switch

  • Front/Nose Jack

    Manual screw type, with shoe

  • Outriggers

    Manual slide-out w/pin, screw-type leg w/shoe

  • Towing Attachment

    3 in. adjustable pintle eye

  • Safety Chains

    2 ea., with hook

  • Lights, navigation

    US DOT, LED, 12 V

  • Paint

    S+R White


  • Electric Over Hydraulic Payout Brakes
  • Hydraulic Retriever
  • 20 Hp Powerpack
  • Hydraulic Front Jack
  • Hydraulic Outrigger Jack TRT-384/60-24K
  • Gathering Window and Bed Rollers
  • RDG-2100 Rotating Distribution Ground
  • DG-4100 Running Ground
  • Solar Battery Charger
  • Spider® Pilot Line System with independent levelwind