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Curt Class III Ball Mount Review

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Review of the Curt Class III Ball Mount

Today we'll be having a look at the Curt Class III Ball Mount with 2-inch ball and 2-inch drop. Weight it up to 7,500 pounds. Its part number is C45036. One nice thing about this kit is once you have your hitch on your vehicle and your wiring on your vehicle, you're still missing one critical component in order to tow your trailer. You're missing the connection between your vehicle and the trailer. This ball mount takes care of the rest of the package there for you. You got your ball here, which makes a physical connection to the trailer coupler and the mount here which lies into your hitch and is secured by this pin and clip.

And all, the pin and clip, the ball mount and the ball are all included in one convenient package. This ball mount has a 7,500 pound gross trailer weight rating. A 750 pound max tongue weight rating. Comes with a standard 2-inch ball here. That is chrome-plated so it'll be rust resistant.

Our ball mount itself has a nice gloss black powder coat finish so it'll give us many years of rust resistance as well. inaudible 00:01:02 2-inch drop once again, or three quarter inch rise if we flip it over and change the orientation of our ball. This ball is already torqued back from the factory so we don't need to worry about tightening it down or installing it, it's already ready to go. If you need to change out your ball to a different size, like a two and five sixteens, or an inch and seven eights, all you need to do is purchase another ball that has a one inch diameter shank, needs to install a one inch diameter hole of our ball mount itself. Next we'll give you some measurements here. The overall length of our ball mount here is about eleven and three quarters inches.

We're looking at about seven and a half inches from the center of the five eights diameter hitch pin hole to the center of our two inch ball right here. This ball mount has your standard two inch drop, which goes from the top of the two inch opening here to the bottom here where the ball rests against. If you want to take off the ball, flip over here and put the ball around by taking off the nut and the washer, change the direction of it. inaudible 00:02:03 go from the top of the 2 inch receiver frame here, to the top here, it'll give you a three quarter of an inch rise. Now that we've been gone over some features, we'll show how to install it. Take the ball mount, we'll slide it in here, making sure the ball is facing up.

We'll take our five eights diameter hitch pin hole and align it up with the hitch pin hole in our receiver. We'll take our included pin and clip apply it through and secure the clip. Now our ball amount is secure and our hitch are ready to tow your trailer. With our ball mount installed inaudible 00:02:50 to the trailer here, all you can do is low our trailer down into the ball mount and we can hook up the rest of the way with our safety chains and electrical connections and we can go on the road on a journey. That complete our look at the Curt Class III Ball Mount with 2-inch ball and 2-inch drop. Weight it up to 7,500 pounds. Part number C45036.

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