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Old 10-09-2014, 02:23 PM   #1
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New Way to Hitch Up

Friend snapped this photo for me the other day.... Not sure about the weight distribution set up.

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Old 10-09-2014, 02:26 PM   #2
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Is that a fifth wheel pin in there? I could use that with my Jetta.
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Old 10-09-2014, 02:41 PM   #3
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He just wants to get that pivot point close to the rear axle for sway free towing.
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Old 10-09-2014, 02:50 PM   #4
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Good thing California isn't one of those states that has a bunch of regulations that would prevent someone from being so creative . . . .
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Old 10-09-2014, 03:16 PM   #5
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Needs axles and tires too. Jim
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Old 10-09-2014, 03:17 PM   #6
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California is where all our creative ideas come from. They may not get right with the first try but give them time. Then they will figure out a way to regulate it.
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Old 10-09-2014, 03:21 PM   #7
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Hey, a front lounge!
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Old 10-09-2014, 05:17 PM   #8
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Old 10-09-2014, 05:18 PM   #9
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Wouldn't that be a rear lounge?
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Old 10-09-2014, 06:03 PM   #10
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Perhaps it's a "mother-in-law seat".
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Perhaps it's a "mother-in-law seat".
With marathon tires for safety.
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Old 10-09-2014, 08:13 PM   #12
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Is someone sitting on hitch inside to add a little weight?
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Old 10-09-2014, 08:20 PM   #13
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Not sitting on but maybe holding


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