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Old 03-21-2016, 12:35 PM   #21
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Switched to an Equal-i-zer 1200. Just towed a Windjammer 3029 weighing in at 8500 lbs 900 miles with an Ecoboost 150 and I can say it was definitely better than the old Pro series with two sway controls. It did not eliminate all the sway but significantly decreased it. Another plus is backing up without having to remove sway bars. Easier to hook up, too. I'm happy with it.
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Old 03-21-2016, 12:47 PM   #22
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a hitch receiver clamp takes a lot of noise out of the hauling if the pin hole is oversized, just saying
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Old 03-21-2016, 01:20 PM   #23
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Really considered the Anderson. Love the concept. Spoke to them on phone. Credit to them.... They suggested with my weights it may not do as well as some others. If I ever downsize. That would be my hitch of choice.
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Old 03-21-2016, 01:29 PM   #24
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Another vote for the Equalizer 4 point from RVWholesalers.
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Old 03-21-2016, 01:32 PM   #25
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Old 03-21-2016, 01:46 PM   #26
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I'm in the process of upgrading from the 10K Equal-i-zer to the 15K Blue Ox. It comes in tomorrow but the 2 and 1/2" shank directly from Blue Ox will be a couple more days. The Equal-i-zer was fine but noisy. We got a heavier trailer and bigger truck so I thought I'd try the Blue Ox this time around. BTW, Blue Ox is swapping the shank at no charge. Great customer service!

BTW, if anybody near Houston wants to buy a lightly used 10K Equal-i-zer, I know a guy. :-)
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Old 03-21-2016, 03:44 PM   #27
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Smile Equalizer 4pt Hitch

I just bought new 4pt Equalizer hitch this morning (1200lb hitch weight) from
PPL RV Parts out of Cleburne ,Tx. They had it in stock for $459.00, compared to RV Dealership where I bought trailer was $799.00. You can't go wrong with this hitch, this is my second one
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Old 03-21-2016, 08:34 PM   #28
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Thank you everyone, I did reorder equalizer from another vender today, might have for this weekend.... I understand that most wdh work very well and as consumers we tend to like what we have if it works for us.... But man I'm shure glad I didn't let the sales department influence me on Sunday. Stuck with my first choice......
Thank again.
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Old 03-22-2016, 09:52 AM   #29
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Ill second the noise part! Drives my wife and kids nuts thinking its gonna fall of or something.
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Old 03-22-2016, 10:02 AM   #30
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Equalizer. We've used our for 4 years and wouldn't have any other brand for a tt. We're moving up to a fifth wheel, so our will be for sale in about 6 weeks when we turn the Windjammer over to the dealer on trade.

To the poster who said the Equalizer was a little noisy, they make pads to go on the spring arm brackets that really quiets the noise from your hitch. They are really inexpensive and help tremendously. Here's a link:

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Old 03-22-2016, 10:19 AM   #31
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Another vote for the Equalizer 4 point. Mine is the 1400 towing my 35ft V-Lite. Got my hitch at dealer at time I bought tt and swapped them my old unit (crap) for the nee Equalizer and cost me nothing. Later RJD
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Old 03-23-2016, 10:46 PM   #32
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Blue ox has worked well for me. 33' TT pulls straight and level.


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Old 03-26-2016, 05:21 PM   #33
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Thanks again everyone. So equalizer is now installed. And wow what an improvement. Soo glad a made this choice. Others may have made an improvement also, But yes I am very very happy.
Ps... Pay no attention to friction sway in photo. I just laid it up as it was mounted to old system. And yes my mind is going. Making a bracket to bolt only to top of shank. I'll post in a week or so on that. Click image for larger version

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Old 03-26-2016, 05:35 PM   #34
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Ok after much researching on my part over the past 3 months, I have decided to to purchase the Equalizer 4 point wdh with sway control. Ordered on line last week, checked on order today. They are on back order. Here is where I need your input. Seller tried to convince me to switch to Reese duel cam straight line...
That said I'm now questioning my first decision. So if you would please post your vote by brand name not just the ones I've mentioned. I realize that this is as bad as what's better Ford or Chevy..... Let's just see what hitch gets the most likes in a few days.
And thank you. If you post.
I dont understand why you have a additional "Friction S/C Bar" when you said you have "4 Point Equalizer Hitch"? Youroo!!
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Old 03-26-2016, 05:52 PM   #35
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Just playing with an idea. Note friction bar was old system. So it was attached to hitch previously. I'll update later.
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Old 03-26-2016, 06:01 PM   #36
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Glad you found a hitch!
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Old 04-13-2016, 08:21 PM   #37
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Ok finally took the time to fab up a removable adapter that secures to shank only of Equlizer hitch, to mount friction sway bar to. I realize the question will be why... The equalizer has sway control already. To part answer 1- first system in TT was carry over from old TT, so friction brackets were already installed on TT. That's how this idea started. 2- I just like to tinker with ideas so why not, maybe I'll stumble on an improvement. With that said I've only towed a few miles from storage to home so far no highway yet. Can't say if it helps or not. Will find out this weekend. Click image for larger version

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