Towballs Tongues: A successful tow is all about having the right accessories
When you're towing heavy loads like a caravan, trailer or boat, in the name of safety it's crucial to fit the correct tow accessories. One of the most important such bit of kit tow bars, including adjustable tow bar tongue, tow bar hitch and ball mount. Get to know them.
Frequently asked questions about Towballs Tongues
Are there different size tow balls?
The majority of trailers list hitch ball size (diameter) and maximum towing capacity on the tongue, coupler, or frame. Any hitch ball used to tow your trailer should have the same diameter and a maximum capacity the same or greater than that listed.
What is the most common trailer ball size?
The most common ball size is two inches(50mm) in diameter, but heavy-duty industrial trailer balls can go up to 2 1/4". The diameter of your ball mount's hole must be no more than 1/16" greater than the ball shank diameter in order to fit.