What kind of trailer hitch is best?

#1 Best Overall: Curt Fusion Trailer Hitch Mount. #2 Runner-Up: Reese Towpower Drop Standard Class III Starter Kit. #3 Best Multi-Ball Hitch: MaxxHaul Triple Ball Mount. #4 Best Hook: Towever Tri-Ball Mount.

What is the strongest hitch?

Class 5 trailer hitches have the highest weight ratings of the receiver hitch classes, offering as much as 20,000 lbs. GTW. They are typically used on full-size pickups and commercial trucks. CURT offers two types of class 5 hitches.

Are triple ball hitches good?

Connor 1623750 Tri-Ball Hitch You can use it for various types of hitches and trailer options so that you can benefit from the largest weight capacity while simultaneously getting better stability and usage options. With 10,000 pounds of GTW capacity, this is a great mount option for heavy-duty use.

What is the difference between a Class 1 and Class 3 trailer hitch?

Class II trailer hitch receivers have a 1-1/4 inch receiver and can be rated up to 3,500 lbs in GTW and up to 525 lbs in TW. Class III, on the other hand, have a 2 inch receiver and have up to 8,000 lbs GTW and 800 lbs TW.

Which type of hitch has the greatest rated load?

A basket hitch has twice the lifting capacity of a single leg vertical hitch when the legs are in a true 90° vertical fashion and the D/d ratio is 25:1.

How much weight can a Class 5 hitch pull?

Class V hitches used as weight carrying are rated up to 12,000 lbs. gross trailer weight (GTW) with a maximum trailer tongue weight (TW) of 1200 lbs. Class V hitches used for weight distributing are rated up to 17,000 lbs.

Are Curt Hitches any good?

The result is a tough, durable hitch that looks great, installs easily, and lasts a lifetime. Curt Hitches are available for just about any vehicle on the road, and each one is custom-designed so it’ll fit perfectly and you most likely won’t even need to do any drilling.