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Old 02-12-2015, 07:10 AM   #1
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Thumbs up Weigh Safe Trailer Hitches

Just stumbled upon this product today while watching a Fast Lane truck episode.

It's apparently a tongue weight gauge built into a hitch ball.

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Old 02-12-2015, 07:28 AM   #2
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Expensive, but might be nice to have. Could even pay for itself, buy one and except donations for others to check their weights.


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Old 02-12-2015, 09:00 AM   #3
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I bought a Sherline scale, about $130 that weighs at the power jack stem. It gives me a close enough measurement.

With all the fancy options truck manufacturers are coming up with now they should develop technology to determine the weight on the hitch and in the bed.

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