Originally Posted by tmsbandman
my equalizer hitch will reach far enough into the receiver to put the pin through the second hole. Is this preferable? The downside is that it is going to be very difficult to get my locking pin unlocked. The tab for the safety chain is in the way. It seems that the connection would be stronger, but it is a PITA to get back off. I am going to have to file down the backside of the key to get into the lock on the pin.
The other downside is that it moves the trailer closer to the rear of your vehicle. It may reduce how sharply you can turn when maneuvering into a campsite etc. before the TT and TV contact each other.
Sherm & Terry w/rescues Steve (std Poodle) & Eydie (min Schnauzer)
2015 Jay Flight 27RLS (Camped: 102 nights 2015, 90 nights 2016)
2006 Ford F350 6.0 PSD, Lariat, 4WD, CC, LB, SRW, auto., Camper pkg.