Re: Tow Ball hitch
Paul S. Brown wrote:
>> Depends what you want it for. For a recovery point, I wouldn't
>> suggest any less than a bit of 3x3 welded between the front chassis
>> rails, with an arrangement to bolt the towball to. For lighter
>> duties, I don't know the exact layout of the Disco front end, but a
>> ball bolted to the bumper of the S2 in line with the chassis rail
>> seems to be quite adequate for shifting trailers around etc, if that
>> helps at all.
> The bumper on a disco is made of much lighter metal than the one on a
> Series - just the noseweight of a decent size trailer will probably
> distort it.
True, I was thinking more of the location (with a bit of suitable
bracketry) - a front towball offset to one side is much more useful than a
central one for manoeuvering trailers. Take your point about the metal,
though. Should have read more carefully before sending.
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