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Old 07-17-2020, 05:36 PM   #1
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Baseplate Height and Ball Mount Height question

hi my baseplate height is 24.5 in and my ball mount on my rv is 16.5 from the ground to the bottom of the ball. My question is I found a ball mount I had from years ago and it's a 4 in rise can anyone tell me if that will work for my tow bar connection?
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"They" say + or - 2 inches. Personally I like the receiver to be higher than the base plate.
I go with an 8 to 10" rise if I'm reading your description right.
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You will be right at the extreme of difference which is generally 3-4" maximum and it's best to keep it within 2". The problem with the base plate being that much higher in a panic stop it might "climb" up into the back of the motor home. I would try to get a riser closer to the base plate height just to be safe.
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