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Old 10-12-2010, 08:10 AM   #15
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Originally Posted by DaveAbad View Post

Thanks for your response but our 69 GT definitely takes a 2" ball. I gather from the other treads I've read since on the forums that 69 seems to have been a transition year for A/S in terms of ball size.


Now that's something to say about Airstream.

They can be consistently inconsistent, or is it the other way around?


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Old 10-12-2010, 08:54 AM   #16
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It should be stamped on the coupler its self. Im pretty sure mine is, I know even my flat bed that used to be a Jet ski trailer is stamped with the ball size. Of course your trailer is older so Who know what size they used?

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Old 10-12-2010, 10:04 AM   #17
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Thanks, yes I know it's a 2" I've towed it all over the place ; )

But I thought to look into it on the forums since we're heading cross country next week and I'm upgrading my safety chains and thought it might be a safety issue. But it looks like since our GT is so light (under 3,000 pounds) it's fine.



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