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Old 01-04-2016, 02:13 PM   #1
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Fifth Wheel Tow dolly

Interesting tow dolly solution for those that want to tow a fifth wheel when the towing vehicle has low pay load capability......

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Old 01-04-2016, 03:03 PM   #2
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Wish they'd given some diamentions on length.....looks like for those hav'n a lot of area to back in to might be their answer.....405 area code ? Sure frees up bed of a truck.
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Wish they'd given some diamentions on length.....looks like for those hav'n a lot of area to back in to might be their answer.....405 area code ? Sure frees up bed of a truck.

I know that the Automated Safety Hitch advertised that backing up took less space as the tow dolly itself turned. Marketing stuff, but they had some videos that showed it.

I don't know who makes this one.

Interesting product, but I feel like their market is very small and price tag very hefty ($10k).
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You need one! Call 'em and relay the $$!Should be standard option for FORDS..
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My problem with this is I can just see someone hooking up a 42 foot, 16,000 lb. fifth wheel to a Honda Civic with it and go down the highway with it.

I wouldn't want to be in the same state with them!

It might allow a SUV pull a 5er, it might even stop it, but I can't seeing it being able to control it, especially going down hill.

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There would be those that towed with a m/h....with a 15' rear overhang!
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It might allow a SUV pull a 5er, it might even stop it, but I can't seeing it being able to control it, especially going down hill.
Again, I can't speak to this specific one. But I know that the Automated Safety Hitch advertised the brakes on it increasing the braking power of the whole setup. I know one family who pull with a 1-ton passenger van so that they have room for their team.. err.. pile of kids.
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Seems like a solid solution to a need.

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But Not legal in all states............. And many have been recalled........
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