1 Established in 1989, General Welding & Fabrication, Inc., provides complete AWS-certified welding, fabricating and finishing on all types of metal materials. With full capabilities for GMAW (Mig), GTAW (Tig) and SMAW (Stick) Welding, General Welding's experience includes welding and fabrication of mild steel, cast iron, aluminum and stainless steel. We also provide machining, bending, drilling, punching, shearing, plasma cutting and metal plate rolling capabilities, as well as lathe and millwork. In-house engineering and CAD design services are also available. General Welding is the source for utility trailers from one to 20 tons, as well as dump, utility, flatbed, deckover, carhauler, motorcycle, ATV and snowmobile trailers in standard models or custom built to your specifications. We also provide a large variety of trailer parts and services, including NYS trailer inspections up to 25,000 lbs. With three plants totalling over 50,000 square feet, General Welding takes on all types of custom design challenges and has developed numerous product designs, many of which are included in this catalog. No job is too large or too small! From design prototypes to customized enclosures, skids and weldments, General Welding would welcome the opportunity to quote on your fabrication needs. Call 716-652-0033 or visit our website at www.gwfab.com for more information. We also provide: BOSS Snowplow sales, parts & service, Daniels rear plows, Snowman snowplows, Avalanche plows, Fisher, Meyer and Western plow parts, Crysteel dump bodies, Midwest platform bodies, Anthony and Del liftgates, Weatherguard toolboxes, Dee Zee truck accessories, Drawtite hitches & accessories, Adrian steel van interiors, Knuckleboom cranes, Ramsey winches, hydraulic hoses, welding supplies, nuts, bolts and electrical supplies. Rusty car frames repaired. Propane tanks sold and filled.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Trailer Accessories .......................................................................................2 Econoshield, EZLift, Coverlite, Ski Tie Down, Raised Metal Ramp
Trailers......................................................................................................3-4 Gooseneck Tilt Trailer, Side Load Trailer, Ramps, POD Trailer, FP Trailer, ATV1 Trailer, Lazyman Trailer
Truck Accessories .....................................................................................5-8 Diamond Deck Body, Ladder Rack, Bike Hauler, Load Connector, Load Dump Connector, Custom Truck Bodies, Toolbox, Rear Wiper Blade Unit, Toolbox/Fuel Cell Combo
Plow Accessories..........................................................................................7 Snofoil, Wheel Lift, Snowmobile Jack Stand, Lift-N-Go, Plow Shoes
Hitches & Accessories..................................................................................8 Hitch Rack, Tow Bar, Trailer Dolly, LeeLock, 3-Point Hitch
Construction...........................................................................................9-10 Auger Stand, Platform/Stairs, Manhole Riser, Diesel Storage Tank, Concrete Window Form, Ground Rod Pounder, Fence Post Installer, Drum Hauler, Concrete Jumper Plate
Outdoor................................................................................................11-12 Grill, Horseshoe Stakes, X-mas Tree Stand, Mailbox, Deer Hanger, Turkey/Deer Feeder, Gun Safe, Turkey Cooker, Corn Roaster, Cup Holder, BB/Pellet Stop, Tree/Hunting Stand
Grounds Maintenance ...............................................................................13 Lawn Cart, Tent Cart/Ball Tree Cart, Topsoil Sifter, Tree Planter, Lawn Roller
We Can Design or Build
ECONOSHIELD 50" ALUMINUM COVER
Model CL50 Model EC50
EZLIFT CABLE SYSTEM (EZLIFT) EZLift lifts your trailer gate with ease – saving strain on your back. The system attaches to the side of the trailer and hooks to the gate. Complete kits including an optional rear jack mount are available.
RAISED METAL RAMP This 4'x6'6" raised, expanded metal ramp can be used as a ramp or a gate. Built of sturdy aluminum, mild steel or stainless steel, the GW Ramp is built to withstand rugged use. Also available in 4'x4', 4'x5', 4'x8' or any custom size.
Lightweight vinyl covers can be used as deflectors or full covers to protect your trailer from weather and prevent materials from flying loose during transport. Can be easily removed when not needed. Available in 50" width one-piece, two-piece or fourpiece models or one-piece front with 100" width. A variety of colors to choose from.
SKI TIE DOWN Ski tie downs hold your snowmobile securely in place on its trailer for trouble-free transport. The unit fits all standard snowmobile skis. Specify the rod size needed to mount to your trailer. Mild steel or stainless steel available.
Lightweight aluminum deflector flips up and out of the way when loading or unloading snowmobiles. Also available in 100" width.
TRAILER ACCESSORIES GENERAL WELDING & FABRICATING, INC. 991 MAPLE ROAD • ELMA, NY 14059 • 716-652-0033 TOLL FREE: 866-WNY-BOSS • www.gwfab.com
3 If you need to transport a vehicle or materials, General Welding has a trailer for you. Various configurations accommodate all types of loading styles and activities. Every trailer is welded by AWS certified welders and is ruggedly constructed from the finest materials with soldered wire connections. If you need something you don’t see here, we can custom design a trailer to meet your needs.
GOOSENECK TILT TRAILER Trailer deck tilts for easy loading without ramps. The 6.5 ton deck is equipped with a hydraulic control cylinder. No pump is needed. Available with gooseneck or straight (tag-along) hitch. 5.5 ton model also available.
SIDE LOAD TRAILER
This versatile trailer features four folddown gates that allow for easy loading and unloading from either side. Holds two or more vehicles. Ideal for 4-wheel ATVs.
Used for up to 5 ton capacity trailers, this set of two 60" x 18" ramps makes loading and unloading easy.
POD TRAILER The POD recreational trailer is ideal for transporting ATVs, snowmobiles, jet skis and motorcycles. It features a 2000 lb. easy-lube axle, tread plate deck, rubber mounted lights and tilt bed for easy loading. Sturdy all-metal construction, 120" or 96" long by 52" wide. Can be provided with removable vinyl covers. Mounting brackets sold separately.
6'6x12 FP TRAILER
ATV1 TRAILER WITH WAGON STYLE TOP (GWWC)
Commonly used by landscaping companies, the 6'6" x 12' inside dimensions give you plenty of deck space. Features a tubular structure with all wiring connections soldered to help prevent corrosion. 2" x 8" TYP deck material.14" bias ply tires.
ATV trailer features a 3500 lb axle, solid sides and a bifold rear ramp. Capable of being towed by your truck or recreational vehicle (ATV). 4'x7' standard or additional sizes available. Convert your standard trailer into a covered trailer with General Welding's detachable aluminum/ vinyl wagon-style cover. Protects your equipment from weather and keeps materials in place during transport.
LAZYMAN TRAILER The ultimate snowmobile, utility and recreational trailer. Rugged construction available in both split-deck or rotary split-deck trailer styles. The unique split-deck trailer design allows independent loading and unloading. The rotary split-deck model rotates up to 360˚ to provide drive on/drive off capability while connected to the tow vehicle. The frame is available in mild or galvanized steel. Also available as an option is a full aluminum, steel or galvanized steel split deck. Carrying capacity of 2,995 lbs. Steel frame with aluminum top deck shown.
TRAILERS GENERAL WELDING & FABRICATING, INC. 991 MAPLE ROAD • ELMA, NY 14059 • 716-652-0033 TOLL FREE: 866-WNY-BOSS • www.gwfab.com
5 Our truck accessories help you get more out of your vehicle. Convert your simple truck into a flatbed or large capacity hauler. Use our ramps and accessories to expand your capabilities even further. As always, if you don’t see what you need, call us – we’ll design it for you!
DIAMOND DECK BODY Model GWBODY8
Convert your truck into a flatbed. This 8' diamond deck body replaces any standard truck body. Decking made with 1/8" diamond plate. Also available in wider bodies for dual-axled trucks.
Carry your ladders safely and securely on this tubular structured rack. Each rack is individually made to fit your year and model of truck. Custom sizes and options are available. Racks available in steel, stainless or aluminum.
LOAD CONNECTOR WITH 6000 LB. AXLE (LC6000) The load connector slides into truck mounted fifth wheel, allowing an average truck to operate as a larger capacity hauler with no special license plate needed. Increases truck capacity by 6000 lbs., eliminating trailer tongue weight.
Designed to hook up to your mobile home or camper, the bike hauler can be custom built to your needs. ➞ Slides onto receiver tubes installed on the rear of your vehicle.
LOAD DUMP CONNECTOR
Increases your average truck capacity by 6000 lbs. and allows you to carry materials that can be dumped. Attaches to fifth wheel as above.
CUSTOM TRUCK BODIES
GW TOOLBOX Sturdy metal underbody toolbox can be easily mounted under a dump body and is large enough to carry a full assortment of common tools. Choose from a variety of sizes in stainless or mild steel with paint or powder coated finish.
Model GW181824 (measures 18" x 18" x 24")
REAR WIPER BLADE UNIT These removable rear wiper units are available for most pickup trucks and effectively eliminate obstructed views due to snow, ice and mud. Available with optional heated wiper blade (shown) for rear or front wipers.
Custom utility truck bodies can be built for your every need. Add that extra space or shape you need for your specialty equipment. Truck bodies are made from mild steel, with 1/8" diamond plate on the decking. Available configurations include single or dual axles and flatbed bodies for pickups.
TOOLBOX/ FUEL CELL COMBO (GWTB-FC)
"The Gossel Box"
This unique combination toolbox mounts onto the bed of any truck. The top half serves as a toolbox, while the bottom half provides storage for 80 gallons of fuel. Available in mild steel, aluminum or stainless steel.
TRUCK ACCESSORIES GENERAL WELDING & FABRICATING, INC. 991 MAPLE ROAD • ELMA, NY 14059 • 716-652-0033 TOLL FREE: 866-WNY-BOSS • www.gwfab.com
TRUCK & PLOW ACCESSORIES
General Welding sells several major lines of plows including BOSS, Daniels, and Avalanche with part support for these manufacturers as well as Fisher, Meyer and Western brands. In addition, we’ve designed truck, plow and hitch accessories to offer solutions that add functionality. Rugged ergonomic design makes these items real time and work savers!
BOSS SNOFOIL Sturdy metal snow foil replaces standard rubber deflectors for added strength and durability. Bolts on to your plow blade to keep your truck clean of snow. Sizes: 7'6", 8'2", and 9'2".
WHEEL LIFT (GWWL)
For use behind a rollback, the wheel lift makes it easy to carry larger and heavier vehicles. We can fabricate replacement components.
SNOWMOBILE JACK STAND (GWJACK) Facilitates work on your snowmobile sled by keeping the track off the ground. The jack can be used on the front or back of most sleds. Adapters for jackstands are available in 8" model or 12" model for extended reach.
LIFT-N-GO The Lift-N-Go fits onto your Class III receiver for lifting and storing equipment and supplies on the back of your truck. With 360-degree rotation, this device is capable of picking up a variety of items.
Custom made plow shoes fit your application needs.
Ideal tow bar for older vehicles.
TRAILER DOLLY (GWDOLLY)
Move trailers around your yard with ease and reduce the risk of back strain with the GW Trailer Dolly. 1-7/8", 2" or 2-5/16" threads-in ball mounts available.
LEE LOCK LOCKING DEVICE (LEELOCK)
Locks the pintle rings of trailers to prevent theft. Lock is not supplied.
TRUCK & HITCH ACCESSORIES
Organize your inventory with this sturdy rack that holds up to 12 hitches. Built on four casters for easy mobility, this rack also provides easy access to read hitch numbers.
Rugged three-point hitch easily attaches to most tractors. Slide-in, ball mount and pintle mount models available.
TRUCK & HITCH ACCESSORIES GENERAL WELDING & FABRICATING, INC. 991 MAPLE ROAD • ELMA, NY 14059 • 716-652-0033 TOLL FREE: 866-WNY-BOSS • www.gwfab.com
9 A variety of rugged utility items, from forms to storage racks to time-saving tools, make your construction job easier! Rugged all-metal construction holds up in all kinds of environments. Got a special need or an idea for a tool that no one makes? We can develop the perfect solution for your application. Call about our custom design work! ➞
Store your augers and auger arm in one convenient location with the GW Auger Stand. This convenient timesaver also facilitates easy hook up.
CUSTOM BUILT STAIRWAYS & PLATFORMS/RAILINGS For your everyday needs around the shop or plant, ask General Welding to customize a sturdy metal stairway or platform for you.
MANHOLE RISER (GWMCL)
This handy device attaches to the rings of the manhole, allowing you to raise the manhole height without straining your back or legs.
93 GALLON DIESEL STORAGE TANK (GWTANK-D)
Standard 20" x 20" x 60" tank stores 93 gallons of diesel fuel. Custom sized tanks in mild steel, stainless or aluminum are also available.
10" ALUMINUM WINDOW FORM
GROUND ROD POUNDER
The pipe pounder is used to pound in pipe or round stock up to 5/8" diameter. This is commonly used for electrical ground stakes. Other diameters available.
FENCE POST INSTALLER (GWPOST) Make those fence installations easier with the GW Fence Post Installer. Pound in posts up to 2-1/4" in diameter. Handles provide easy grabbing.
Used when pouring concrete foundations, these aluminum window forms eliminate the need for building temporary wood frames. Hinged and lightweight for easy removal. Also available in 8" models.
DRUM HAULER (GWDRUM)
Carry 50-gallon drums with ease. Drums are carried in a horizontal position.
CONCRETE JUMPER PLATES (GWCJP) Sturdy 1/2'' aluminum plates make ideal forms for concrete foundations, steps and more.
CONSTRUCTION GENERAL WELDING & FABRICATING, INC. 991 MAPLE ROAD • ELMA, NY 14059 • 716-652-0033 TOLL FREE: 866-WNY-BOSS • www.gwfab.com
11 The work is done and now it’s time to play! Dazzle guests with food cooked on our easycleaning stainless steel grill, make Christmas tree decorating easier with our large size tree stand, or enjoy some outdoor fun with your friends. General Welding has the toys to make your play time more fun!
STAINLESS STEEL GRILL
Nothing beats stainless steel for easy clean-up, rugged durability and even heating. This handsome grill is constructed entirely of 304 stainless steel and features a 36" x 20" cooking surface, twin 1" schedule 40 stainless pipe burners, two pull-out trays for briquettes and a full-size cleanout tray. Stainless steel shelves, spice tray and utensil compartments provide easy access to cooking accessories. Built-in front-mount thermometer measures up to 550˚. Supplied with a 20-lb. propane tank. Can be fitted for natural gas hookup. Optional stainless rotisserie not shown.
Sturdy 1" diameter horseshoe stakes hold up in all weather and constant usage. Constructed of steel (shown) or stainless steel.
X-MAS TREE STAND
Perfect for that larger-than-usual Christmas tree, this tree stand can accept an 8"- diameter tree trunk. Sturdy construction avoids unwanted mishaps from the tree falling. Measures 36".
STAINLESS STEEL MAILBOX
Dress up your home with this aesthetically pleasing mailbox. Stainless steel construction eliminates rust and chipped paint. Sturdy construction will hold up against the push of heavy snows.
DEER HANGER (GWDH)
Facilitates hanging deer carcasses of all sizes. Helps keep your deer accessible.
TURKEY/DEER FEEDERS (GWDF) Provide food for all types of wildlife or domestic birds with these sturdy feeders.
The ease and flavor of garbage can cooking is now combined with the safety and cleanliness of stainless steel. Safer than cooking in a zinc can, these stainless steel cookers clean up easily. The 32-quart corn roaster is ideal for steaming corn or clams and features a removable basket.
Keep your guns organized, safe and out of the hands of irresponsible people with this sturdy gun safe. Holds 8 to 12 guns. Includes a shelf for ammunition and supplies. Made of 1/8'' mild steel or stainless if preferred.
TURKEY COOKER/CORN ROASTER
No more spilled drinks during outdoor recreational activities. Holds your drink at a convenient height. Never worry again about your drink getting kicked over. Perfect for horseshoe pits. Your choice of mild steel or stainless.
TREE/HUNTING STAND (GWSTAND)
This backstop for target practice keeps BBs and pellets contained by deflecting them into the bottom of the stop. Built on wheels for easy transport.
Sturdy, heavy-structured 15' tall platform allows the user to feel perfectly secure. Great for hunting, birdwatching and more. Free standing model also available.
OUTDOORS GENERAL WELDING & FABRICATING, INC. 991 MAPLE ROAD • ELMA, NY 14059 • 716-652-0033 TOLL FREE: 866-WNY-BOSS • www.gwfab.com
Sturdy tools make landscaping and grounds maintenance easier. Our unique ergonomic designs speed the completion of outdoor tasks and help prevent injury. We offer a variety of useful devices. Of course, if these tools don’t meet your need, you can always call us for a quote on a custom product!
The 2' x 4' lawn cart can mount to a tractor, mower or quad/four-wheel vehicle, making it the ideal accessory for small hauling jobs around the house. Available painted or powder coated.
TENT CART (TENTCART)/ BALL TREE CART (GWCART) This versatile tent cart features large outside wheels to stabilize load. Inner wheels facilitate loading onto narrow ramps such as those used on rental trucks. Optional forks can adapt the cart to carry chairs. Ball tree cart is equipped with outer wheels only, and is ideal for carrying trees or bushes for landscaping.
TOP SOIL SIFTER
Designed to fit over your wheelbarrow, the top soil sifter sorts out large chunks of dirt or stones.
TREE PLANTER (GWPLANT)
Designed specifically for planting saplings, this tree planter cuts the perfect hole every time!
LAWN ROLLER Heavy-walled lawn roller makes rolling easy. Standard size is 36" width with 24" diameter. Other sizes are available, including 48", 60" and 72" models, as well as custom rollers built to your specifications.
We Can Design or Build
CUSTOM BOILERS Large custom boilers let you burn waste wood to save heating costs in your facility. These rugged boilers are constructed of 304 stainless steel and hold up to 1200 gallons of water. A large door lets you burn large items like full pallets without breaking them up. The boiler is airtight and includes full blower/damper controls. An automatic feeder and storage hopper are also available.
General Welding is Western New York’s exclusive distributor of BOSS snow removal equipment, offering sales, parts and service for all models of plows, snowplow pumps and motors. Boss snowplows do the job faster and better. No one knows more about snow plowing equipment…no one!
REAR WIPER BLADE UNIT Mounts on most pickup trucks. See page 6 for details!
GENERAL WELDING & FABRICATING, INC. 991 MAPLE ROAD • ELMA, NY 14059 716-652-0033 • www.gwfab.com TOLL FREE: 866-WNY-BOSS