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Old 11-01-2012, 06:50 AM   #1
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Vip Tow Brake vs Blue Ox Patriot

Both these units operate off a DC motor none compressor and retail is about even. Vip comes with Trik L charge feature which is a big plus, requires some initial install in both the Moho and Toad. Any input appreciated.
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Old 11-02-2012, 05:56 PM   #2
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Love any input from Vip Towbrake or Mountain Master Towbrake owners.
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Old 11-11-2012, 05:28 PM   #3
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I was able to purchase a used Mountain Master. Install about 6 hours as I had to redo some wires and mounting plate. Once the unit is configured the braking system can be removed from the toad in less than a minute. Standard is a toad trickle charger and breakaway. The toad brakes can be applied manually from the MoHo without braking in the MoHo. Seems to be a well thought out system. I post more in a month or two.
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Old 11-27-2012, 08:14 PM   #4
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Just returned from 900 mile trip and pleased with the system. I've got it set to activate in hard braking and it activated 5 times during the trip.
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