View Poll Results: What method are you towing your 5W camper with your Short-Bed TV?
Slider Hitch 34 57.63%
Pivoting type hitch (Reese Revolution/Sidewinder) 21 35.59%
Other (Such as a tow hog?) 4 6.78%
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Old 05-16-2014, 11:18 PM   #91
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Originally Posted by HSVBamaBob View Post
One thing that has not been mentioned about the Reese that I really like is the fact that you do not have to be spot-on when hitching up.

Missed lining up by a 1" to the right? No problem, just swing the king pin over a inch and bada-boom!

TT hook-up ain't got nothing on me now LOL

Note: This will only work if your Kingpin moves easily

Well...that's what I thought, too. At the RV park space was tight, so I was clever, and angled my Revolution to the left and backed up. The king pin failed to go in, turned a bit, and the trailer slide back even with the chocks in place. Tried again, same thing. Maneuvered the truck in the small drive space I had, and backed straight in. Again, the hitch refused to mate.

Then I realized, rookie me forgot to open the hitch latch bar. The king pin had been bouncing off of it. I felt so stupid.


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Old 05-17-2014, 04:20 AM   #92
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I've decided to go with a Pullrite Super Glide. It should work well. Thanks to all!

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Old 05-17-2014, 06:24 AM   #93
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I've decided to go with a Pullrite Super Glide. It should work well. Thanks to all!

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