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Old 03-28-2017, 01:02 PM   #1
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Tongue/Hitch Lock

Looking for some suggestions. I am trying to find a good and solid coupler hitch lock for my Jayco. I have no problem spending good money for one. But after doing some research, and reading reviews, I am totally at a loss. We store
our trailer at RV storage lot. Any and all suggestions is most appreciated.

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Old 03-28-2017, 01:22 PM   #2
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This site carries both hitch and receiver locks. Sounds like you need a receiver lock.
https://www.etrailer.com/dept-pg-Loc...pler_Lock.aspx
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Old 03-28-2017, 01:44 PM   #3
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I just cut the shaft off a 2 5/16 ball and placed the Ball into the hitch and put a good grade lock on the lever release! You are only going to "Delay" a thief not Stop them! Youroo!! I see that your TT is a "Jayco" that would have to be a "Desperate Thief" to steal one of those! LOL!
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Old 03-28-2017, 02:14 PM   #4
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I have been using the DT25013 for 7 years. Works great for me.
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Old 03-29-2017, 05:53 AM   #5
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The only thing that I think works is something like this Anti Theft Wheel Lock Clamp Boot Tire Claw Parking Car Truck RV Boat Trailer | eBay
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Old 04-01-2017, 11:16 PM   #6
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I use one of these. Goal is to at least make it difficult.
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0...?ie=UTF8&psc=1
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Old 04-02-2017, 12:20 AM   #7
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I use a 3 foot piece of heavy chain through the wheels and a heavy lock. Yes you could take the tires off and put on others, but trailer will not move far with the wheels chained.
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Check out proven industries.
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Old 04-14-2017, 09:07 PM   #9
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I bought the Master Lock coupler lock. Very sturdy and well built
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Old 05-31-2017, 01:37 AM   #10
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I bought the "Proven Lock 2516" on Amazon. Here's the manufactures url. GREAT lock!
https://www.provenlocks.com/collecti...cts/model-2516
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Nothing is 100% Chains can be easily cut esp. cheap mild steel ones like purchased at a home improvement store, locks can also be cut or picked. Nothing is 100% but it will slow them down or they will move to an easier target. A boot type on the wheel might be best if they can't get the wheel off.
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Old 06-04-2017, 10:34 AM   #12
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Cable wheel Lock idea

I purchased a 3/4" thick cable for my 2nd motorcycle 2 generations ago that has a ball lock. I have kept it all these years and just now have a very good use for it. Wrap it thru the wheel and axle. Can't get but a few revs before wheel stops turning. Can't take the wheel off without removing the axle.
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Wrap the 2 wheels together and see what they say.
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