Yard Glider – X8

$269.00

The “X” stands for eXtra thick. The Yard Glider X8 is for heavy commercial, home or farm use over grass, roots, dirt, sand, mud, snow and ice, and when dealing with patches of rougher terrain. The X8 is in our STRONGEST category because it is made from 3/16″ UHMW.

Use: Heavy commercial, farm or home use, or when dealing with patches of rougher terrain.

Dimensions: 3/16″ x 48″ x 90″

Capacity: 2,500 lb. capacity, 30 Sq. Ft., 59 Cu. Ft

Material: 3/16″ thick UHMW (ultra high molecular weight polyethylene)

Made in USA. Patent Pending

SKU: YG X8 Categories: , , ,
Yard Glider Icon

Category: STRONGEST

Stongest because it is made from 3/16" UHMW. This is our strongest, regularly available product. We occasionally have custom orders available with an Extreme grade 1/4" thick UHMW.

Yard Glider Icon

What is UHMW?

Known for an extremely high molecular weight, UHMW features an unsurpassed combination of slickness, toughness and chemical resistance.

Yard Glider Icon

Terrain

Built for hauling over grass, roots, sand, dirt, mud, snow and ice. Not recommend for extended distance on gravel, pavement or asphalt.

Yard Glider Icon

X8 Capacity

Weight: 2,500 lbs
Volume: 59 cu. ft.
Area: 30 sq. ft.

Yard Glider Icon

X8 Dimensions

3/16" Thick
48" Wide
90" Long
30 Pounds

Yard Glider Icon

Handles & Tie Downs

The X8 has 6 integrated handles (3 per side). The handles double as anchor points for tie downs.

Yard Glider Icon

Fully Assembled

Yard Gliders ship fully assembled, just unroll, flatten and start hauling.

Yard Glider Icon

Made in USA

We are based in the USA, and manufacture all Yard Gliders in Northwest Florida.

Yard Glider Icon

Ships From Florida

We ship UPS ground from the Florida panhandle.

Yard Glider Icon

Pull Bar

Has 1 pull bar thermoformed into the leading edge of the Yard Glider. This design makes the leading pull edge incredibly strong and helps to distribute the pulling force. Pull bar is fitted with 2 eye bolts, for quick attachment to rope, chain, or pull cables.

Yard Glider Icon

Stuff It Hauls

The imagination is almost the only limit to what a Yard Glider can haul, but here are some example of what we have hauled, and what our customers from around the world are hauling. Yard debris, storm cleanup, branches, logs, mulch, dirt, hay bales, manure, feed, wild game, bulky objects, playgrounds, dog houses, equipment, washers and dryers, refrigerators, brick pavers, sod, bison, giraffe, bear, cow and so much more

Yard Glider Icon

Haul It With

Mower, tractor, golf cart, atv, utv, pack animal, 2wd motor cycle, skid steer, jeep, truck and more. Lighter loads can also be pulled by hand.

Pull Cables

Do you need pull cables?

Because you can pull a Yard Glider with any strong rope, chain, cable or tow straps, we make pull cables optional. But, our pull cables are awesome! We make a dual cable system with two 48″ galvanized 1/4″ cables. Each cable has a large loop on one end for dropping over a hitch or hook, or pulling by hand. We also include 4 quick attach clips for additional attachment options. Made in USA.

$43

Other Important Information

50 States, Canada & Australia

Yard Gliders are being used in all 50 states, Canada and Austraila to make moving all kinds of material easier. Be sure to check out our Features & Benefits page for lots more information and suggested uses.

Stone Boat, Tarps, Car/Truck Hoods, Plywood, & Truck Bed Liners

Yard Glider is a modern day version of the stone boats farmers used to use. We just made them lighter, more flexible, easier to maneuver and capable of shipping via UPS instead of LTL Freight. As for tarps, they don’t last and they can’t handle the weight. Car/Truck hoods are heavy, sharp and unsightly to have hanging around after you use them. Plywood is heavy and gets waterlogged. Our favorite DIY option is the center section of a truck bed liner. The material is very similar to a Yard Glider.

Following Equipment Guidelines for Towing

Always follow manufacturer guidelines for the towing limitations of any machine you are using to pull a Yard Glider. Do not exceed manufacturer recommendations.

Don’t Let People Ride

Not intended for transporting people. Do not ride or pull anyone on a Yard Glider.