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Old 08-09-2016, 09:40 PM   #1
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Looking for hitch recommendations

I'm currently towing a wildwood xlite 281qbxl (5680 dry weight with about another 500 pounds of gear) with a Ram 1500 (crew cab/5.7 v8, tow package etc) and my hitch it a fast way e2 round bar.

Hitch seems ok, but I feel like there are better options out there I just don't know what they are. This is the hitch that the dealer installed when I got the trailer so im assuming they went for easiest hardware with highest profit margin. Are there better options? If so, what are the recommendations?
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Old 08-10-2016, 01:01 AM   #2
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Should have bought the 4 point Equal-i-zer, for that size trailer.
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Old 08-10-2016, 01:10 AM   #3
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I will be using the 4 point Equal-i-zer on my setup.
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We have a Husky Centerline WDH on a 312bhds loaded at 9200 lbs. It is an excellent hitch system. You can relax and drive. Tracks perfectly.
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Old 08-10-2016, 08:34 AM   #5
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Should have bought the 4 point Equal-i-zer, for that size trailer.


I see a lot of them on the road. Can you point out advantages of it over the fastway e2? I've not towed with anything other than the hitch I was sold when I bought the trailer last year. Still a little new at this
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Old 08-10-2016, 08:41 AM   #6
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Consider the Blue Ox SwayPro...love mine.

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Should have bought the 4 point Equal-i-zer, for that size trailer.

X200.. Thanks for reminding me I have an almost new one in my garage that needs sold. Do not need it on the 5er.
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I use a Reese double cam WDH with sway control. It really works well but it's a bit noisy.
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That 4 point Equal-i-zer and my Husky Centerline TS WDH look nearly identical. The Husky might be just a bit more robust.
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+1 for the Equalizer
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