<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Rick A:
The hitch mounted rack that extends the hitch is a bad idea. They are not designed or rated to carry much hitch weight.
racks that extend the hitch are not designed well. I have a JustRite 4 bike unit that I bought for use with our Sun Valley Popup, and now use with my Rockwood 21 ft TT. It is much more robust than the unit pictured in the Camping World Link.
It is rated for 600 pounds tongue weight and 6,000 pound trailer. This thing is heavy duty. (I use it for extra wintertime weight in the bed of the Dakota!) Folow the link to:
and look at the BR4-EXTP2. Th
There are also photos on my Webshots page.
While I could use it to haul my popup without a WDH, I found the Reese Mini 350 worked wonders with it. I definitely need the WDH that came with my TT, but it tows well.