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Convert-A-Ball Ball Mount for 2" Hitches - 4-3/4" Rise, 6" Drop - 14,000 lbs

Convert-A-Ball Ball Mount for 2" Hitches - 4-3/4" Rise, 6" Drop - 14,000 lbs

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Sturdy steel ball mount with a solid shank measures 10-1/4" from center of hitch pin hole to center of ball hole. Polyurethane interior acts as a shock absorber to reduce vibration. Powder coat finish protects against rust. Lowest Prices for the best trailer hitch ball mount from Convert-A-Ball. Convert-A-Ball Ball Mount for 2" Hitches - 4-3/4" Rise, 6" Drop - 14,000 lbs part number AMSC6HD can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 1-636-306-4830 for expert service.
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Convert-A-Ball Trailer Hitch Ball Mount - AMSC6HD

  • Fits 2 Inch Hitch
  • Fixed Ball Mount
  • Drop - 6 Inch
  • Rise - 5 Inch
  • No Ball
  • Class IV
  • 14000 lbs GTW
  • Shock Absorbing
  • Convert-A-Ball
  • Steel Shank - Gloss Black
  • 1-1/4 Inch Ball Hole Diameter

Sturdy steel ball mount with a solid shank measures 10-1/4" from center of hitch pin hole to center of ball hole. Polyurethane interior acts as a shock absorber to reduce vibration. Powder coat finish protects against rust.


Features:

  • Ball mount lets you hook up your trailer to your tow vehicle
    • Shank slides into your vehicle's hitch receiver
    • Ball platform provides mounting point for hitch ball (sold separately)
  • Polyurethane interior acts as a shock absorber, reducing bounce and rhythmic vibration
    • Protects tow vehicle's driveline and hitch assembly, as well as trailer's contents
  • Both drop and rise positions available to ensure level towing
  • Sturdy steel construction
  • Corrosion-resistant powder coat finish
  • Hitch pin and clip or hitch lock sold separately
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Application: 2" x 2" trailer hitch receivers
  • Gross towing weight: 14,000 lbs
  • Tongue weight: 2,000 lbs
  • Length: 10-1/4" from center of hitch pin hole to center of ball hole
  • Rise: 4-3/4" from top of inside of hitch opening
  • Drop: 6" From top of inside of hitch opening
  • Ball hole diameter: 1-1/4"
  • Pin hole diameter: 5/8"
  • 2-Year limited warranty


Shock Absorbing Ball Mount

Cutaway views of the ball mount shank showing the polyurethane cushioning

Convert-A-Ball ball mounts are designed with a polyurethane interior that helps to absorb road shock to limit bouncing and vibration while you tow over rough terrain. It also reduces the slamming and banging that occurs during stops and starts. This helps to protect your vehicle's driveline, your hitch assembly, and your trailer's contents while you're towing.


This Convert-A-Ball ball mount meets or exceeds THMAV-5 ratings in all categories and meets SAE standard J-684.


How to Measure Drop on Standard Ball Mount

AMSC6-HD Convert-A-Ball Cushioned Ball Mount for 2" Square Receiver - 4-3/4" Rise or 6" Drop - 14,000 lbs GTW - 2,000 lbs TW






Customer Reviews

Convert-A-Ball Ball Mount for 2" Hitches - 4-3/4" Rise, 6" Drop - 14,000 lbs - AMSC6HD

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (1037 Customer Reviews)

Sturdy steel ball mount with a solid shank measures 10-1/4" from center of hitch pin hole to center of ball hole. Polyurethane interior acts as a shock absorber to reduce vibration. Powder coat finish protects against rust.

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This did what's the reviews said it would do. No complaints.




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Works as described to soften the jostling as you go down the road. It made a noticeable improvement in noise as well as jerking of the truck back and forth. As always, eTrailer.com's service and shipping was outstanding.




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The cushioned ball mount looks very strong and will work to cut down the trailer
noise while towing. The 2" ball also looked very strong and well made. Looking
forward to many miles of trouble free towing.




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Nice V5 drawbar. The shock absorbing works really well.




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The receiver hitch was exactly what I wanted and ordered. It was delivered promptly with no issues. I'll be back to etrailer when I need trailer parts or accessories. Thanks.




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I received my shipment on time and in good condition. The hitch and ball fit with the correct measurements I needed and looks to be built with high quality but I haven’t pulled my trailer with it yet to rate how it works. I hope to do that soon.




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Great product...never fail me after first year of use....I recommend!!




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I received hitch very quickly. I will come here for all my trailering needs for certain in the future.




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Pulls my heavy trailer with no flex
Great
product




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This hitch is exactly as advertised. It was easily found on your website and I sent in a question early on regarding the product before I ordered it and got an email response with the needed answer in less than 24 hours!




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Delivery was prompt. Hitch is well made




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Great product, feels like quality & does the job.




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Review from a similar Cushioned Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Looks good but haven’t towed with it yet. Price was a little higher after conversation and shipping but looks like a decent product. My truck is a dodge 3500 with a 6” long arm lift on 37” tires and this 12” looks like it will be perfect for my cargo and utility trailer’s. Other note it was a little loose in my 2” hitch so I added a receiver clamp to stop rattle.




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Review from a similar Cushioned Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


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Comments
Best trailer components on the internet at fair prices!
Jeffrey - 08/23/2022


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Review from a similar Cushioned Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


With our trailer weighing in at only 1,500 lbs, this drop hitch is seriously overkill. It functions as advertised and is well made. However, when towing our light trailer it clunks vertically each time we go over a bump in the road or start and stop. The mount on the drop hitch is a little small for our receiver.




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Review from a similar Cushioned Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


I'm running an F350 King Ranch 4x4 with all terrain tires mounted on the factory wheels. The 10" drop Convert-a-ball mount works perfectly with the Curt 2 5/16 rocker ball. I'm also running the large rear stone guards to protect the 5th wheel and boat from stone damage. That stone guard system mounts to the ball mount and requires a minimum distance of 10 1/2" from the center of the ball hole to the center of the lock pin hole. This ball mount I believe is 11.5" and works perfectly. I am very pleased with this product with it's 8k rating.




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Review from a similar Cushioned Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


This extreme rise ball mount is what I need to make my passenger car into a back-up trailer puller. It is well built and has a welded strut to reinforce the long rise/drop ball mount. The "shock damper" feature is sure to help absorb the leverage movement that a rise/drop ball mount passes on to the hitch receiver itself.




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Review from a similar Cushioned Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


This is a ball hitch mount that is not a standard unit, problem I had I purchased a new p/u going from a 2500 series which stood higher to a 1500 series standing lower by 4" also lowering 3 1/2" towing a 4800 pound boat as we all know, needing to tow level, that wasn't going to happen, this ball mount did the trick, fits D.O.T. standards also more than what i needed for weight requirements


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Ball mount achieved the goal for my height requirements, what I didnt explain the piston action in the ball mount, it does cushion the back and fourth while towing considerably if and when I will buy one with it, also you got it to me in two days great device l
Bob - 06/03/2014


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Review from a similar Cushioned Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Best product for the price! Love if for towing farm implements, prevents the hitch and truck from being slammed back and forth down the road.




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Review from a similar Cushioned Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


I bought this cushion hitch to pull my 21 ft Winnebago Micro Minnie Winnie. It works like they say it would. Noticeable difference in how the trailer pulls back and forth during braking and rough roads. For my needs it is sufficient .




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Review from a similar Cushioned Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


I like it. I have a few thousand miles on it by now pulling a 2015 MINI on a uhaul auto transport trailer with a 2020 Tacoma and I think it helps keep a smooth ride. I’ve pulled with it from Phoenix to Seattle and back, and recently from Phoenix to Lewes Delaware. Before my first trip with the hitch I got into a lengthy debate over whether or not I had wasted my money on the entire concept of this hitch or not. The first time I pulled an empty trailer with it, I thought maybe I had fallen for a slick pitch because it wasn’t all too different than any other trip with a trailer bouncing around behind me. I pulled the trailer around my neighborhood on streets that I knew for a few laps around the block, then switched hitches back to my old solid one and did the same route and there was indeed a difference with this hitch. It won’t make the bumps and tugs disappear but it will noticeably mute them. Along all of my tows there have been stretches of road where I have thought to myself I’m glad I have this hitch and wonder how much worse the ride would have been without it. The trailer I use has surge braking and there was a concern that the horizontal movement of the hitch could trigger the brake but I haven’t noticed that to be an issue. I recommend the product but if you don’t buy this hitch, use etrailer for whatever you do buy. THE BEST service, fast shipping, great communication, I appreciate this site so much. Every internet shopping trip starts at etrailer, if they sell what I need I’ll buy it here. I want them to stay around for as long as possible, they remind me of what service and support from a business is supposed be and I’m happy to do what I can to keep them around. I’m glad I found etrailer, thanks!




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Review from a similar Cushioned Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


The cotter pin was bent. It didn’t seem to be fitting good so I tried to straighten it which broke the tip off, rendering it useless. Looking back at the pictures on your website for the product it is apparently supposed to be bent to help it fit better in the confined space. Oh well, live and learn...




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Review from a similar Cushioned Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


I use this hitch when I pull my horse trailer to make the stop/start transitions as smooth as possible for the horses in the back. It works great. I also love that its a category IV hitch. Really heavy duty. My truck sits pretty high, and the amount of drop - 8" is perfect. I never worry about hitch failure travelling with my horses - they're a heavy load, and any failure would be a disaster.
E Trailer provided excellent service, and their shipping to Canada was prompt and hassle free. Way to go guys, keep up the great work!




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Review from a similar Cushioned Ball Mount in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Perfect for what I needed it for. I use it on the front of my UTV to secure it to my trailer with the LA .Guard Dog, Trailer Dog. Works great!



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  • What Size is the Hitch Pin Hole of the Convert-a-Ball part # AMSC6HD
    The hitch pin hole diameter of the Convert-a-Ball part # AMSC6HD that you referenced is 5/8 inch which is the standard size for ball mounts like this that fit 2 inch hitches.
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  • Is it Okay to Use Cushioned Ball Mount with More Capacity than Needed
    It really doesn't hurt to have a ball mount with more capacity than needed. If anything it's just added insurance that the ball mount wouldn't fail. For 14k capacity cushioned ball mounts we have the part # AMSC2HD which has a 2 inch drop, part # AMSC4HD which has a 4 inch drop and part # AMSC6HD which has a 6 inch drop.
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  • How to Pick Out Ball Mount for 2014 Toyota Sienna Towing Boat Trailer
    I wasn't able to find the coupler height of the trailer you are interested in so your best option would be to contact who you are buying it from and have them measure from the ground to the bottom of the coupler lip with the trailer level. When we installed the Draw Tite # 76112 on a 2014 Toyota Sienna like yours we found that it measured 12 inches from the ground to the top of the hitch opening. If you compare that 12 inch figure to the coupler height you get for your trailer you'll be...
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  • Version of Convert a Ball Cushioned Ball Mount with 6 inch Drop That Fits 2.5 inch Hitch
    Yes, the # AMSC6HD could be used with a hitch reducer sleeve like you mentioned but since these types of adapters can cause a bit of movement your best option would be the version of this ball mount that is designed to fit 2-1/2 inch hitches directly part # AMSCV-6. This has the same 6 inch drop but has a higher 18,000 lb towing capacity.
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  • Will a Cushioned Ball Mount Work with Surge Trailer Brakes
    The cushion inside of the Convert-A-Ball cushioned ball mount # AMSC4 would have only a slight affect on the surge coupler on your trailer. You may not even notice it. The cushion is very dense and the more pressure that is put on it the firmer it gets. It would take more force to compress that cushion than to actuate the surge coupler. Cushioned ball mount # AMSC4 has a 2-3/4 inch rise or 4 inch drop but there are other options if you need a different rise or drop to tow the trailer level: #...
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  • How to Match Different Heights of Hitch Ball and Trailer Coupler for Safe Level Towing
    Thank you for providing a photo of your trailer coupler. Trailers should always be level when hitched. If a trailer is out of level when towed it will tend to have more sway. I notice you have weight distribution (WD) lift brackets on your trailer frame. If you are using a WD system you can get a new shank that has enough height drop to let your trailer be level when hitched. Based on your 6-inch height difference between the hitch ball and coupler, you can use a WD shank with 5-6 inches...
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  • How Do You Orient Convert-A-Ball Ball Mount AMSC6HD To Be Used In Rise Position?
    You are correct. To get the 4-3/4" rise you need with the Convert-A-Ball Ball Mount for 2" Hitches - 4-3/4" Rise, 6" Drop - 14,000 lbs # AMSC6HD you were looking at you will insert the ball mount so the portion that the hitch ball installs into will be point up. You will need a hitch ball with a 1-1/4" diameter shank so I recommend the 2" # A-90 or 2-5/16" # 19286. I included videos for each of the products mentioned for you to take a look at.
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  • Can Hitch Ball Bushing F-2 Be Used With Convert-A-Ball Ball Mount AMSC6HD
    Yes, you can absolutely use the hitch ball bushing and ball mount together without any issues at all: - Hitch Ball Bushing - 1-1/4" to 1" # F-2 - Convert-A-Ball Ball Mount for 2" Hitches # AMSC6HD The slight gap with the small difference in height isn't going to be problematic in regards to tightening the hitch ball in the ball mount. You will still be able to fully tighten the hitch ball on the Convert-A-Ball ball mount without issue and retain the full capacity of a hitch ball like...
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  • Availability of a Ball Mount that Provides a 6 Inch Rise
    The Draw-Tite Ball Mounts, item # 4283, does not come in a 6 inch rise configuration. At this time we do not have a ball mount with a 6 inch rise available. We do offer two ball mounts with a bit higher rise. The Convert-A-Ball Cushioned Ball Mount for 2 inch Hitches, item # AMSC6HD, has a 6-1/2 inch rise, and the Convert-A-Ball Cushioned Ball Mount, item # AMSC8, has a 6-3/4 inch rise. You could get exactly a 6 inch rise by using the Diversi-Tech Aluminum Ball Mount, item # DTBM5600,...
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