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BulletProof Hitches 2-Ball Mount for 2" Hitch - 13-1/4" Drop, 13-1/2" Rise - 22K

BulletProof Hitches 2-Ball Mount for 2" Hitch - 13-1/4" Drop, 13-1/2" Rise - 22K

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The thick channel plates and welded gusset on this USA-made, solid steel ball mount make it perfect for heavy-duty use. Tow up to 12K with the 2" ball or 22K with the 2-5/16" ball. Adjustable design lets you tow trailers of various heights. Great Prices for the best trailer hitch ball mount from BulletProof Hitches. BulletProof Hitches 2-Ball Mount for 2" Hitch - 13-1/4" Drop, 13-1/2" Rise - 22K part number HD2012 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 1-800-496-5010 for expert service.
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BulletProof Hitches Trailer Hitch Ball Mount

  • Fits 2 Inch Hitch
  • Adjustable Ball Mount
  • Drop - 13 Inch
  • Rise - 13 Inch
  • 2 Inch Ball
  • 2-5/16 Inch Ball
  • Two Balls
  • 12000 lbs GTW
  • 22000 lbs GTW
  • BulletProof Hitches
  • Steel Shank - Matte Black
  • Steel Ball

The thick channel plates and welded gusset on this USA-made, solid steel ball mount make it perfect for heavy-duty use. Tow up to 12K with the 2" ball or 22K with the 2-5/16" ball. Adjustable design lets you tow trailers of various heights.


Features:

  • 2-Ball mount lets you hook up your trailer to your tow vehicle
    • Shank slides into 2" hitch receiver on vehicle
    • Hitch ball provides connection point for trailer coupler
  • Adjustable height lets you tow trailers of different heights with the same vehicle
    • Hitch ball platform slides up or down channel and secures in place with included pins and clips
    • 7 Mounting positions available
  • Heavy-duty steel construction
    • 5/16" Thick channel frame is strong and durable
    • 1/2" Thick welded gusset plate braces shank and channel
    • Hitch balls are welded to ball platform for extra sturdiness
  • 2 Different-size hitch balls let you tow trailers with different coupler sizes
    • Switch balls easily - just remove pins, flip ball platform, and reinsert pins
  • Matte black powder coat finish resists corrosion
  • 2 Corrosion-resistant ppins and clips are included
    • Heat-treated steel construction withstands heavy weights
    • Nickel undercoat with zinc topcoat resists corrosion and ensures strength
  • Hitch pin and clip or hitch lock for securing to hitch receiver sold separately
  • SAE J684 certified
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Application: 2" x 2" trailer hitch receivers
    • Ideal for vehicles with 28" - 30" clearance from ground to bottom of inside of receiver tube
  • Maximum drop: 13-1/4"
  • Maximum rise: 13-1/2"
  • Gross towing weight:
    • When used with 2" ball: 12,000 lbs
    • When used with 2-5/16" ball: 22,000 lbs
  • Maximum tongue weight capacity: 3,000 lbs
  • Distance from hitch pin hole to hitch ball (center to center):
    • Pin hole closest to channel: 11-3/4"
    • Pin hole furthest from channel: 13-1/4"
  • Overall height: 17-3/4"
  • Total length with ball platform installed: 18-1/4"
    • Total length without ball platform installed: 13-3/4"
  • Distance from center of hitch pin hole to gusset plate:
    • Pin hole closest to gusset plate: 3-1/2"
    • Pin hole furthest from gusset plate: 5"
  • Total weight: 47 lbs
  • Pin hole diameter: 5/8"
  • Adjustment hole diameter: 5/8"
  • Limited lifetime warranty


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This adjustable ball mount has a maximum capacity of 22,000 lbs, making it ideal for heavy-duty towing. The solid steel construction is strong enough to handle large trailers and heavy cargo, and the matte powder coat finish will protect the ball mount from rust and corrosion, even after repeated use. The BulletProof Hitches adjustable ball mount gives you the strength you need to tow your big loads. And its durable, long-lasting construction can stand the test of time.


Heavy-Duty Construction

Because of its sturdy steel construction, this BulletProof Hitches adjustable ball mount can handle loads up to 22,000 lbs, making it perfect for heavy-duty towing jobs.


HD2012 channel

The adjustable channel is made of 5/16" thick, laser-cut steel plates. These steel plates can handle high capacities without bending. And because of the laser cutting, the channel plates have consistently sized pin holes, so you can easily remove or reposition the hitch ball platform.


HD2012 gusset

A 1/2" thick steel gusset is welded between the shank and the channel, bracing the mount and keeping the channel from bending, even at the maximum drop or rise.


bulletproof 2.0 shank

The solid steel shank is CNC -chamfered, making it easy to slide the shank into and out of your hitch receiver. And with no sharp edges on the shank, the powder coating is less likely to chip and peel.


bulletproof hitches ball platform

Each adjustable mount includes a 2-ball platform, which fits in the adjustable channel. The 2 hitch balls are welded onto the solid steel platform for maximum strength and stability.


bulletproof hitches pins and clips

Finally, the pins and clips included with the ball mount are made of heat-treated steel to withstand the heavy weight from your load. The nickel undercoat with zinc topcoat provides corrosion resistance and ensures the strength of the pin.


Made in the USA

BulletProof Hitches adjustable ball mounts are made in America and rigorously tested for heavy-duty applications. These ball mounts are used and trusted by various United States government organizations, such as the Department of Transportation, Department of Homeland Security, and all branches of the United States military.


Setting Up the BulletProof Ball Mount

To set up this BulletProof Hitches adjustable ball mount, insert the 2" x 2" shank into your hitch's receiver. Slide the 2-ball platform into the adjustable channel, then use the included pins and clips to secure the platform at the height you need. If you need to switch hitch balls, just remove the pins and clips, flip the ball platform over, and reinsert the pins and clips to secure the balls in place. It's that easy.


Because of this mount's significant drop, it's recommended that you install a stabilizer kit (358stabilizerbars - sold separately) to prevent any wobbling and to remove strain from your hitch receiver.


BulletProof Ball Mount Accessories

This BulletProof Hitches adjustable ball mount is compatible with a wide variety of accessories (sold separately). Instead of using the included ball to tow, you can install a weight distribution shank (358WEIGHTDIST) in the channel of the mount to attach your weight distribution system. Add a clevis (358CLEVIS) or shackle attachment (358EDSA) for off-road or recovery operations. Or simply add a hitch step (358STEP) to easily access your truck bed.


How to Measure Drop on Adjustable Ball Mount


HD2012 Bullet Proof Hitches Heavy Duty Adjustable 2-Ball Drop Hitch for 2" Hitch Receivers - 13-1/4" Drop, 13-1/2" Rise - 22,000-lb Capacity

Item # HD2012





Video of BulletProof Hitches 2-Ball Mount for 2" Hitch - 13-1/4" Drop, 13-1/2" Rise - 22K

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Video Transcript for Review of BulletProof Hitches Trailer Hitch Ball Mount - Heavy Duty Adjustable 2 Ball Mount - HD2012

Hi, everybody, Andy here, with E-Trailer.com and today we're gonna take a look at this Bulletproof Hitches Heavy Duty Adjustable Two Ball Mount for two inch hitches. This adjustable ball mount has a maximum capacity of 22,000 pounds, making it ideal for heavy duty towing. This shank will slide into your two inch hitch receiver on your vehicle, and it's ideal for vehicles with a 28 to 30 inch clearance from the ground to the bottom of the inside of your receiver tube. Now the adjustable height is going to let you tow trailers of different heights with the same vehicle. The hitch ball platform slides up or down the channel, and it secures in place with the included pin and clips. I'm gonna go ahead and remove these clips from the pins and then remove the pins just show you how easy it is to adjust this platform.

Now, the adjustable channel is made of 5/16 of an inch thick laser cut plates. And these steel plates can handle high capacities without bending, and because of the laser cutting, the channel plates have consistently size pin holes. So as you can see, you can easily remove and replace the hitch ball platform, and remove and replace these pins and clips very easily. By the way, these pin and clips are made of heat treated steel, and I'm just gonna adjust my ball from the two inch ball to the two and 5/16th inch ball. And again you can just see how easily those pins go back into place.

So you're not gonna be struggling with the pin in the clips or while you adjust the ball platform and it's just gonna be very easy to adjust. So these heat treated steel pins are going to withstand that heavy weight from your load and the zinc finish is gonna provide corrosion resistance. As you can see, we have nine adjustment holes with seven mounting positions that are available. This is gonna provide you a maximum drop of about 13 and 1/4 inches. And when you flip this over, a maximum rise of about 13 and 1/2 inches.

The adjustment hole diameter is 5/8 of an inch, and you can tow up to 12,000 pounds with the two inch ball or up to 22,000 pounds with a two and 5/16 inch ball. And the maximum towing weight capacity is 3000 pounds, and the hitch balls are welded to the ball platform for extra sturdiness. Now, this is made in the USA of heavy duty steel construction. That is indeed going to be strong enough to handle large trailers and heavy cargo. And I really like this matte powder coat finish.

It's not only attractive, and not only is it gonna look good on the back of your vehicle, but practically, it's gonna protect your ball mount from rust and corrosion, even after repeated use, it's a very thick, durable coating that I think is gonna last you a good long time. This steel shank is solid steel and its cnc chamfered, making it easy to slide making it easy to slide this shank in and out of your hitch receiver. There's no sharp edges on the shank so that powder coating is gonna be less likely to chip or peel. The hitch pinhole diameter is 5/8 of an inch and it is important to note that the pin and clip or the hitch lock for securing this hitch receiver, for securing this to your hitch receiver rather, are sold separately, so if you don't already have a compatible pin and clip that would be a separate purchase for you. However, I would recommend checking out etrailer.com for hitch locks to secure this investment to the back of your vehicle. Now this half inch thick gusset is welded between the shank and the channel bracing the mount and keeping the channel from bending even at maximum drop or rise. And the adjustable, this adjustable ball mount is compatible with a wide variety of accessories which are sold separately, so instead of using the included ball to tow, you could install a weight distribution shank in the channel of the mount to attach your weight distribution system. You could add a clevis or a shackle attachment for off-road or recovery operations, or simply add a hitch-step to easily access your truck bed. Check out the related product section of this product page to see those options. Speaking of this product page, we do have a detailed diagram with all of the important measurements that you are going to need to make sure that this fits your application, so take advantage of that. Now the total weight of this is about 47 pounds, so again, this is going to be a very heavy duty, robust ball mount for you. This is SAE J6A84 certified, it does have a limited lifetime warranty. and I do also wanna mention that Bulletproof Hitches adjustable ball mounts are rigorously tested for heavy duty applications. These ball mounts are used and trusted by various United States government organizations, such as the Department of Transportation, the Department of Homeland Security, and all branches of the United States military. Well, that's gonna conclude our look today, I do hope that it was helpful for you. Again, my name is Andy. Thank you for joining me..

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Customer Reviews

BulletProof Hitches 2-Ball Mount for 2" Hitch - 13-1/4" Drop, 13-1/2" Rise - 22K - HD2012

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (331 Customer Reviews)

The thick channel plates and welded gusset on this USA-made, solid steel ball mount make it perfect for heavy-duty use. Tow up to 12K with the 2" ball or 22K with the 2-5/16" ball. Adjustable design lets you tow trailers of various heights.

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I am totally shocked by the weight and quality of the product. Not even one scratch on the finish. It shipped from Illinois to Dallas in only 3 days for free. Now I know why they are called BulletProof. Perfect for my lifted truck. I wished I had gotten this a long time ago!


Comments
It has worked out great. I have used it extensively on 5 different trailers with our 6 lifted truck. Not only has it been extremely versatile but overloaded tongue weights as well.
Robert C - 11/13/2021


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Why did I wait so long to purchase it, well other than the price I guess. My lifted 2007 Dodge Ram needed some ability to get down to tow my trailers. It is my one and done hitch. Pull my Cat242D skid steer and trailer and all my boats on our rental fleet. Flip the ball, adjust the height and BAM back up and go, Gave away all my other adjustable hitches.




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I just received my new 12" drop Bullet Proof hitch and I'm extremely happy with how well it's put together. I haven't had the chance to tow with it yet but I did mount it to my truck and this thing looks sick. I would recommend ordering the available hitch lock set that goes with it. I ordered mine after the fact so I don't have to keep removing the trailer ball attachment. It's definitely not cheap but I have no regrets after receiving it.




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I was looking for a super heavy duty drop hitch for pulling a 15,000 pound dump trailer. We also pull other trailers with varying hitch heights. The BulletProof hitch seemed to be the best option. It is built very well.




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Trailer ROCKS! You guys have everything!




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Great customer service and great produc t!




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Solid hitch, well-packaged. Very happy with it, thank you!




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Great product, very heavy duty. etrailer if great to work with.




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This product is build extremely tough and really easy to use.




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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


I bought this hitch just under one year. To date, the hitch has performed fine. HOWEVER, the cheap powder coating has turned the entire hitch into a an eyesore. Its just rusting like mad, and the powder coat is now flaking in large chunks. Looks like crap on the back of the truck. I don't even live in an area where salt accumulates or they use it on the roadway.


Comments
This is not common as the hitch is covered with a high quality powder coat. If you ever get any paint chips or scratches on this ball mount, we recommend using a rust-oleum type of paint to cover those scratches. That will help with any corrosion as time goes on. I have a link for your reference below.
-- Etrailer Expert Katrina B - 04/12/2022


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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


So far I am extremely happy with this hitch. It is very heavy duty. My towing capacity has changed and needed to upgrade to a heavy duty hitch. I have no doubts this is going to be Bulletproof!! It is very well built and a solid shank.


Comments
Love this hitch. Best hitch I have ever owned.
Colton - 01/16/2022


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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


I need a solution for my BMW SUV to tow my boat and trailer with two ball sizes and very different height requirements. This worked perfectly. The name Bulletproof fits well - I was pleasantly surprised by the quality and engineering.


Comments
Great - did 9k miles in early summer with no problems.
Ed T - 10/04/2021


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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


The hitch looks great. I put a No rattle bracelet on so that it’s nice and tight, Took my trailer out for a test run and it’s never pulled this good..




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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


The bulletproof hitch is a really good unit. I have used it now for over two months to pull a sixteen foot cargo trailer using the larger ball. Towed locally and from northern NY to Florida and back, so I'd say at least 5,000 miles. I like the easy to adjust height in order to tow the trailer level. It doesn't seem to cause any clunking because of movement - if that makes sense. I did clear-coat the unit to help it stay looking decent for the long-term and that seems to be working so far. The main piece stays locked in the truck receiver all the time while I remove the double-ball unit when not in use. I would buy this unit again in a heartbeat.


Comments
My Opinion Hasnt Changed, the hitch is Great! Main use now is a center console and a pontoon boat. Both boats are twenty footers. The hitch is over-kill for the load, but the variable height capability of the hitch allows for easier launches at the ramp. We use different ramps and each ramp has a different angle into the water.
Ronald - 08/02/2022


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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Made in USA. Heavy Duty Build. I just wish the tolerances were tighter, like on the height adjustment pins, they are loose which makes a lot of thumping, They do not need to be that sloppy. I will say, this hitch is holding up well. The Ball fell off the "Fastway Flash" hitch I had before, where the ball broke out of the casting.
And, this hitch is not nearly heavy as the "Fastway Flash" hitch.




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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Outstanding, extremely heavy duty, great textured finish. This Bullet Proof Hitch (MD206) 2-Ball Mount is hands down top shelf quality. And made in USA!! Note; If purchasing receiver locks, save a few bucks and buy the etrailer e98881 3-5/8" span lock instead of the Infinite brand 3-7/8" locks. The etrailer lock secures with 3-1/2 turns from key for a perfect tight fit.
No doubt would recommend!! Will not be diappointed.
etrailer is professional, great care in shipping, and good prices!!




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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


The hitch appears very well built. I'm pulling a 12,000 pound trailer and wanted a hitch with a much greater rating than the trailer weight. This hitch does that in spades.


Comments
Love the hitch. It is stout and that is why I purchased it in the first place. I have zero worries about damaging the hitch even though Im using it as a 10 inch rise thus there is a lot of strain on it. Im pulling a 32 foot bumper pull trailer over very rough roads.
Kim - 08/15/2022


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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Hitch has done everything I have asked of it, My trailer is heavy on the front in the 2k-3k range and the hitch has no issues with it. I would buy another with out question. The pintle hitch adapter is next on the list.


Comments
IT HAS BEEN DOING GREAT, I HAVE HAD OVER 2K WEIGHT ON THE TONG AND IT HANDLES IT GREAT. ADJUSTABLE AND ADJUSTABLE!
joe b - 01/21/2022


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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Powder coating on the 2-1/2" ball didn't even last a 3 foot pull of our trailer. Used the supplied ball grease. the 2" ball powder coating has held up just fine. I love the flexibility in height this hitch gives me, but was really disappointed by the powder coating durability.




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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Still functioning and looking as excellent as it did the day it arrived. Well built hitch, truly fits my needs.




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Awesome product. Wish I knew how to measure what size I needed before I bought it though, I think I may have bought too big of a drop. I have a Ram 2500 w/3" lift and 35" tires. Thought this was right, but, its a little low and I have to be careful pulling out of parking lots and low points.




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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


The folks at eTrailer come through for me again with another great product - this hitch gives me the high towing capacity I need (that the pretty polished hitches can’t) and the adjustability I need for my varying trailers and trucks. As always, the eTrailer service and fast shipping is the best in the business! I love these guys!




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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


I purchased the 2-1/2" Bulletproof Adj Ball Mount for my 2019 RAM 2500 (Laramie, 4WD, 20" Rims&Tires, Off-Road Suspension) to have 1 mount for various trailers. This replaces various 2" mounts used on my 01 Silverado 2500. This is one serious, substantial piece of equipment! Heavy, good welds, nice powder coating! Pix compares this mount with a 7500# 2" Draw-tite mount. Nothing wrong with the Draw-tite, but no comparison in mass.
Some measurements, if interested: Truck: inside top of Receiver: 25" above grade. Bottom of mount without balls: 9-3/4" above grade (clearance). With 2-5/16" ball up: At lowest point: Top of Ball: 17" above grade. bottom of 2" ball: 9-1/4" above grade (clearance). At highest point: Top of Ball: 26-7/8" above grade. With 2" Ball up: At lowest point: Top of Ball: 16-1/2" above grade; bottom of 2-5/16" ball: 8-3/4" above grade (clearance). At highest point: Top of Ball: 26-1/2" above grade.
etrailer shipped quickly, only in original box from Bulletproof, with no exterior shipping box, but box was completely taped, so package arrived in good shape.
1 minor complaint: no pin included for securing mount into receiver.




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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


We couldn't get a uhaul when escaping Oregon because so many people are leaving the state. We ended up buying two cargo trailers and doing the move to Texas in 3 trips. The hitch worked with no problems. Hitch is on a 2018 Ram 2500HD. This hitch is the swiss army knife of hitches. Any configuration you need this hitch can do it.




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Review from a similar Bullet Proof Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Have used this many times over the last year. It is nice to always have the right ball size and offset no matter what I haul. Two things I've done to improve my experience. I machined a small plate to wedge between the ball unit and receiver yoke to remove slop and rattle. If the trailer is light and bounces a lot, this is nice to have. I also cut off the bottom hole as there is no trailer that has needed this much offset, plus it was too close to the ground (2020 Ram 1500 4WD) for comfort. This was done precisely with a bandsaw and then ground smooth, radiused and painted. You can not tell it has been altered. I am very happy with this hitch and have recommended it to friends.


Comments
Still as good as day one. It is used a lot. I change offset and flip the ball constantly based on the specific trailer. It is nice to have JUST ONE hitch for everything I pull.
Jim H - 01/24/2022

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