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Old 07-31-2012, 09:54 PM   #1
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Looking for Mounting Bracket

Getting ready to leave on our first extended trip, tenatively scheduled for September 1. Yesterday we bought a 2012 Ford Edge to be utilized as our dinghy. I have a Roadmaster Falcon 2 tow bar that came with the MH when we bought it. Today I started looking for a Roadmaster mounting bracket to fit the Edge. I Called Roadmaster many times before I finally got to speak to someone. They told me they do not have any of the kits I need (#524426-1) that they are on back order. They also don't know when they will start fabrication on a new batch of kits, could be 2 to 4 weeks, if then. I don't have enough time to wait 4 weeks for them to build a kit plus a week in transit then a few days for installation so I have a couple questions.
1. Any suggestions where I might find a Roadmaster kit?
2. Will other brands of mounting brackets fit and work with my Roadmaster tow bar?
3. What are some other high quality tow bar brands?
Any suggestions/comments are appreciated!
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Old 08-01-2012, 04:26 AM   #2
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I did a little looking on Ebay and found this

Roadmaster towbar kit | eBay

you might be able to match something up and get it quick
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Old 08-02-2012, 08:34 PM   #3
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If Blue Ox has base plates for the 2012 Edge, you can get a adapter for a Roadmaster tow bar.
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Old 08-02-2012, 08:41 PM   #4
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It's worth a call to these guys to see if one is in stock.
Roadmaster EZ Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms Roadmaster Base Plates 524426-1

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Old 08-05-2012, 05:59 PM   #5
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Try Trailer hitch, hitches and bike rack (800)298-8924 they seem pretty well stocked and ship quickly. Best of all, they communicate throughout the process.
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