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Old January 22nd, 2008, 06:59 PM   #1
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Default Who makes a good quality adjustable ball mount?

I have a 99xj that I tow a speed boat and enclosed trailer with. I just lifted the jeep 4.5 inches, so I need a drop hitch, I have been looking around for a fair priced quality adjustable ball mount. There is one at Harbor Freight made by Haul-Master, but I am somewhat skeptical about its structual integrity, coming from Harbor Frieght. Has anybody ever used this or can reccomend something. Thanks! Here is the link
http://www.harborfreight.com/cpi/cta...emnumber=95991

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I have a hitch in my truck i bought from harbor freight couple yrs ago.. hasnt failed me yet.. but its just a std drop hitch NOT adjustable.. and its on my list of things to replace ! I dont truck anything HF that has to do with safety
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i see a lot of trucks running these http://cgi.ebay.com/Rapid-Hitch-Adju...QQcmdZViewItem
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i see a lot of trucks running these http://cgi.ebay.com/Rapid-Hitch-Adju...QQcmdZViewItem
Holy hell, thats expensive
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why not just buy two different drop hitches.
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why not just buy two different drop hitches.
I might, just wanted to compare quality and price
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i use the hf ball mount, i have not had any trouble with it. The most weight it has seen is around 2000 lbs. I dont know how much you plan on pulling but it work great for the little towing I do with my XJ
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Holy hell, thats expensive
yea it is.. ive seen them all over for half that. i didnt pay attention to the price just just wanted to show the product
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We used to flat tow our CJ with this setup. Now we use a different one for the weight distribution system.
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pm sent Denton

also see this post http://www.greatlakes4x4.com/showthr...083#post914083
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