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Curt Pintle Hook Mounting Plate for 2-1/2" Hitches - 12-1/2" Shank - 4 Hole - 20,000 lbs

Curt Pintle Hook Mounting Plate for 2-1/2" Hitches - 12-1/2" Shank - 4 Hole - 20,000 lbs

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The 4 holes in this pintle plate provides a mounting position for your pintle hitch. The shank slides inside your 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" hitch receiver. Durable carbide black powder coat finish. Lowest Prices for the best pintle hitch from CURT. Curt Pintle Hook Mounting Plate for 2-1/2" Hitches - 12-1/2" Shank - 4 Hole - 20,000 lbs part number C48340 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 1-800-496-5010 for expert service.
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CURT Pintle Hitch - C48340

  • Pintle Mounting Plate
  • 2-1/2 Inch Hitch Mount
  • 20000 lbs GTW
  • 4 Holes
  • CURT
  • Standard Shank

The 4 holes in this pintle plate provides a mounting position for your pintle hitch. The shank slides inside your 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" hitch receiver. Durable carbide black powder coat finish.


Features:

  • Hitch-mounted adapter plate provides a mounting point for a pintle hook (sold separately)
    • Shank slides into your vehicle's hitch receiver
  • Sturdy steel construction
  • Durable, carbide black powder coat finish
  • Hitch pin and clip or hitch lock sold separately
  • Assembled in the USA


Specs:

  • Application: 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" trailer hitch receivers
  • Weight capacity: 20,000 lbs
  • Mounting plate height: 3-1/2" tall
  • Shank length: 12-1/2" overall
  • Pin hole diameter: 5/8"
  • 1-Year limited warranty


48340 Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount for 2.5 Inch Hitch Receivers - 20K





Video of Curt Pintle Hook Mounting Plate for 2-1/2" Hitches - 12-1/2" Shank - 4 Hole - 20,000 lbs

Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Curt Pintle Hook Mounting Plate Review

Hello neighbors. It's Brad here at etrailer, and today we're taking a look at the Curt adjustable pintle mount for a two and a half inch hitch. Now, this is going to be great when towing your trailers with the lunette ring, and this allows for a lot of adjustability. Now, if you consistently tow a trailer, that's the same height every single time, and you're not really swapping around, there's other options, so that way you don't have to get something as large as this on your vehicle. So having the mounting holes is really nice because when you need to adjust for a different height lunette ring range, from trailer to trailer, you can do that fairly easily by changing out the bolts to whatever configuration you need. So with the 14 hole configuration, you're actually able to get six different height mounting points.

And with your eight hole, you can get three and then your four, that's going to be mounted just there, but it's all going to give you a 20,000 pound gross trailer weight rating. So that's quite a bit of weight. Now before towing, you're going to want to make sure that you have a pintle mount that can actually support that weight as well as the vehicle itself. So check your vehicle's owner's manual to make sure that that weight rating matches what you're actually towing. And that way you're not overdoing it.

For example, our pintle hook here is rated at 10,000 pounds. So this is going to be the maximum that you can tow with this configuration. So all of your components need to match the weight that you're actually pulling, just to keep you safe. And this is going to work with any curt pintle mount, so that way you can know that it's going to work on here. But if you want to take some quick measurements, our hole spread here is going to be three and three eighths.

And then for our height, we're going to have one and three quarters. So if you want to check your pintle hook to see if it's going to fit, you now have the specs to do that. Now this is extremely sturdy steel construction. It also has a nice black oxide powder coat finish on it. So it's going to hold up long-term and look really good.

And even if you keep it on your truck, out in the weather, it's going to stay black and looking nice. Now, another thing here, you're going to see the hitch pin and clip. This is not included with it. So if you're getting this plate, you're going to want to pick one of those up as well. And here we have, just your standard hitch pin and clip. But if you want a locking one, that way, this doesn't walk away from your truck in the hands of someone else, we have locking ones available here at etrailer as well. When picking your pintle hook, you're going to want to check any trailers that's not using a lunette ring. And that way you can match the ball with your trailer coupler. You're also going to want to check your gross trailer weight rating. That way you're not overdoing this with a heavy trailer. So find the right fit for you. Now with our 14 hole and our eight hole, you're able to actually flip this over. And that's also going to give you more height adjustability. Now, obviously with your four hole, that's going to be just flush with your trailer hitch receiver. Now, if you're worried about this not having clearance on your tailgate, I'm here to show you at least on our Silverado here, we have no issues. So we're able to keep this in this position. Now in our drop position, it does hang down quite a bit. But thinking about you lifted truck owners, this is going to be awesome because that's going to allow you to put your pintle hook down and still make it level with your trailer, assuming that you're not too lifted up. To determine where I'm going to mount my pintle hook, I actually measured from the ground to the bottom of the lunette ring on our trailer as its set level. And then I came up with 19 inches. So, measuring it out from the ground to the bottom where it's going to actually sit on the ball here, I found that I'm going to go up one slot. So once you've determined the height that you need, you grab your hardware, and then we're going to just slide these in there. And I'm going to back it real quick and tight with. I have my split washer here. I'm just going to kind of hand tighten these, just to kind of get them started so I can get all four on. So with your three quarter inch wrench and you're a three quarter inch socket, I'm going to go ahead and tighten this up. Now you want it snug, and rule of thumb, tighten it down until you have your split washer nice and flush. And that should be good. Go ahead and do that on all four. Now that we have it tightened up at the height that we need, we're ready to hook up to our trailer and get to towing..


Customer Reviews

Curt Pintle Hook Mounting Plate for 2-1/2" Hitches - 12-1/2" Shank - 4 Hole - 20,000 lbs - C48340

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (149 Customer Reviews)

The 4 holes in this pintle plate provides a mounting position for your pintle hitch. The shank slides inside your 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" hitch receiver. Durable carbide black powder coat finish.

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Bought this piece to manufacture a hitch extension. Had to cut the pintle attachment off and use the shaft in this project. I wanted/needed a solid 2 1/2” shaft because of the decrease in tongue and GVW capacities over direct coupling to the factory hitch. I am running an F250 with the tailgate down and a Razor in the bed in addition to pulling a 24’ camper. No worries ??.
Etrailer had the pieces in stock and delivered fast.
Would really like the manufactures to step up and supply a punched solid 2 1/2” shaft




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


Robust! This pintle mount plate is a monster! Fitment to my 2013 Toyota 4Runner 2” hitch is great, and precisely the size I was looking for, given rear hatch access,(The rear hatch swings free and clear) and pintle hook rise requirements. I easily went from 17” to 26” off the pavement! Photos will show the additional reflective tape I applied to necessitate a safe night’s drive. Photos show the really nice locking pin that secures the mount plate. Special kudos to Jessie at etrailer customer service to expertly assist me in the selection discussion- what a joy! Delivery was ahead of schedule and the product met my specifications! Now let’s get on the road and see how she runs!




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


Works as described and designed, Pintle hitch bolted right up. Very stout design.




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


The 30,000Lb pintle hitch bolted on this plate with ease...This plate has just the right amount of adjustments to suit different trailer/tow vehicle heights.




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


mounting plante has worked perfectly. it is the only one that i could find that was rated for the weight when mounted upright or down when using a 2" reciever. shows no signs of fatigue after a year of towing a 3500lb trailer with a 13,000lb escavator several times a week. very satisfied with purchase




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


The service that I got from E-Trailer was great!




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


Solid and heavy built product. Lined up perfectly with the 3” down to 2.5” sleeve I previously ordered for my F250 3” receiver. Awaiting the pintle ball combo I ordered to bolt up to this plate. Thanks for the speedy service.




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gives me adjustmentsfor hauling different loads!




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


The pintle hitch mounting plate is just what I needed and better than I expected.
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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


Well built and very heavy. Exact replacement for my 2 inch assembly from my old truck's pintle plate.




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


Very heavy duty




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Nice product




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


Had to grind a little bit of welds to get nuts to sit flush




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


Heavy duty




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


Preformed as expected excellent purchase




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


As I stated with the pintle hitch everything is ruggerder than I had imagined it would be. This set up is going to help me out like no tomorrow. Thanks for your quality of products & speedy delivery!




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


Allowed me to really get my trailer at right level




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


Exactly what I needed to level pulling my military trailer. The pintle hitch bolted to the mounting plate within a few minutes. Now I can get into the back country with my FJ pulling a trailer made possible by the your pintle hitch/mounting plate Combination.
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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


Awesome hitch, would pull the frame out from under the truck before this hitch would fail….




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


This 2 1/2” Curt Pintle Hook Mounting Plate is as described. Very well made. Have not used it, but I have mounted it to a Curt pintle hook.
Very pleased with my purchase.




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


Very fast at delivering and decent hitch




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


great company to do business with, never had any issues with any products.




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Review from a similar Curt Adjustable Pintle Mount in Pintle Hitch


I recently purchased the Curt 3-position Pintle Mount 48343 and the Demco 6-Hole Adjustable Channel Bracket - Weld On - 12" Tall - 21,000 lbs - DM66134 and found both items to be of exceptional quality. This was the first time I purchased from etrailer.com and I found their website to be the most complete in the product descriptions and the tracking information was spot on. I will use them in the future.




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Etrailer is great.



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See what our Experts say about this CURT Pintle Hitch

  • Available 2-Inch Ball Pintle Hooks for 2-Inch Hitch
    We do not offer any trailer hitch receivers for the 1995 Hummer H1 but we do have 2-inch pintle hooks and hook/ball combinations for 2-inch balls that you can see on the linked page. The hook with the longest available shank is the Curt # C48004. This pintle hook is rated for 20K and is 14-1/2-inches long.
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  • Pintle Hook for a 2-1/2 Inch Trailer Hitch with a Long Shank
    If you are just looking for a standard pintle hook without a ball then I think the Curt Pintle Hook part # C48010 will be the best option we have for you. This pintle hook has a 2-1/2" shank and measures 9-1/2" from the center of hitch pin hole to the center of pintle hook. It has a 20,000 lb towing capacity. If you need something with a longer shank then you will need to look into a two piece unit like the Curt Pintle Hook Mounting Plate part # C48340 with the Curt Pintle Hook part #...
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  • Large Capacity Pintle Mounting Plate For 2.5 Inch Trailer Hitch Receiver
    There is not a 2.5 inch pintle mounting plate with a 30,000 lb capacity that we currently carry. The largest weight capacity for that hitch size is 20,000 lbs. For that, we have the Curt # C48340 and # C48348. Our absolute largest capacity pintle mount is the Reese # RP38186 with a capacity of 25,000 lbs for a 3 inch hitch receiver. We have pintle hooks rated for 30k or 60 K. These are more direct mount applications. I've attached the link to that page for options.
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  • Available Pintle Mounts for 2-1/2-Inch Hitches
    Yes, we have pintle hook mounts for 2-1/2-inch hitches that are similar to the 3-inch Reese Super Titan # RP38186. All of them can be seen on the page I linked for you. Pintles generally do not have a class rating, just a weight rating. The highest weight rating in a 2-1/2-inch is with the 21K Gen-Y Torsion Pintle Hook Mounting Plate for 2-1/2-Inch Hitches # 325-GH-1301 which has 14 holes for mounting flexibility and a rubber torsion spring cushion to reduce shock. Standard mounts are...
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