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Buying a New RAM Truck? You Have Options! And Not Just Factory Options…

  • When buying a new RAM truck, the dealership might present you with a lot of factory options. One of those might be their tow prep option, or tow group. We know you have a lot of things to think about when you are in that dealer’s showroom, so allow us to spell out the specifics for you to think about ahead of time.


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    Head-Leveling Kit Makes it Easier to Hook Up Companion and Patriot 16K Hitches

  • If you own any of our Companion™fifth-wheel trailer hitches or our Patriot 16K™ rail mounted fifth-wheel trailer hitch, you will notice that the head is capable of moving side to side and pivoting forward and backward.




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    Planning the Ultimate Harley Road Trip

  • Let your Harley road trip take you off the beaten path and introduce you to lost highways, untouched landscapes, rugged mountain country, and unknown roads that naturally wind through spectacular hills and valleys.

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    Keep Wedges Out of Your Companion Fifth-Wheel Hitch


    Companion 5th Wheel HItch Coupler Head with Wedge in it

    You may have heard about a few extended pin boxes that have been designed to increase turning clearance between your truck and fifth wheel RV when towing. These extended pin boxes use a wedge in the fifth wheel hitch head to stop the rotation of the king pin in the pin box. This moves the pivot point from the jaws of the hitch to a point further back on the pin box.



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    New Tow-Rating Standard to Be Adopted By Truck Manufacturers

  • Trucks make a lot of money for manufacturers and dealerships. How can you not elevate your own awesomeness and manliness when you’re driving the powerhouse of a truck that can tow a cruise ship up the side of a rugged mountain in a blizzard?

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    Before You Take Your RV on the Road, Check Your Fifth-Wheel Hitch

  • A survey from Master Lock revealed that 71 percent of Americans admit to being “somewhat to not knowledgeable” about safe towing practices. Let’s ponder that for a second.

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    Biker Bar Cost vs. Biker Bar Value

  • The value of your Harley goes way beyond dollar signs. So does the value of the Biker Bar.

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    How to Drive in Reverse While Towing

  • Many of us don’t like to drive in reverse without a trailer. Trying to back up with a trailer hitched to the back of your vehicle is enough to make some people panic or unleash a never-ending stream of obscenities.




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    5 Cool Things about a Motorcycle Rally

  • It’s really tough to narrow down a list of cool things about a motorcycle rally to five, but we did our best....

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    B&W Trailer Hitches Hits the Road for the Biggest Events of 2014

  • Fresh off the V-Twin Expo in Cincinnati at the beginning of February, the B&W Trailer Hitches team is set to embark on a journey across the country for major industry events. We’ll be bringing our lineup of trailer hitches and the Biker Bar to the nation’s most popular motorcycle rallies and visit the biggest trade shows in the trailer and automotive specialty product industries.



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