Weight-carrying hitch: The TW will always force the ball-end downward, so if using a clamp, you would want to force the ball-end downward.
Weight-distributing hitch: The WD bars are lifting the ball-end upward, so if using a clamp, you would want to force the ball-end upward.
thebrakeman ('70), DW ('71), DD ('99), DD ('01), DD ('05)
2004 Surveyor SV261T (UltraLite Bunkhouse Hybrid)
2006 Mercury Mountaineer V8 AWD Premier
Equal-i-zer WDH (10k), Prodigy Brake Controller