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The Couplemate Caravan Reversing Guide (Marriage Saver®) makes hitching up your caravan, boat or camper easier than ever! Reversing cameras are great, but they do not stop accidents as efficiently as this trailer guide.

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Ball Couplings

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Trailer Ball Couplings

Ball couplings are essential components used in towing systems to connect trailers to towing vehicles securely.

They provide a pivotal point of connection that allows for controlled movement while towing, ensuring safety and stability on the road.

Two common sizes are the 50mm and 70mm.

50mm Couplings

The 50mm coupling is a widely used standard for connecting trailers to vehicles. It features a 50mm diameter ball mounted on a shaft that can be locked into place using a coupler mechanism.

The coupling mechanism often includes a latch or locking mechanism to secure the trailer in place on the ball.

Despite its compact size, 50mm offers considerable towing capacity of up to 3500kg and stability, making it suitable for various towing applications.

70mm Couplings

The 70mm coupling is designed for heavier trailers that require increased towing capacity.

With its larger ball diameter of 70mm, this coupling size is capable of handling more substantial loads, such as larger caravans, horse trailers, and heavier utility trailers.

The larger ball size allows for enhanced weight distribution and stability during towing. Similar to the 50mm version, the 70mm coupling also employs a locking mechanism to secure the trailer onto the ball effectively.

Key Features and Considerations

Towing Capacity

Couplings are rated for specific towing capacities, which indicate the maximum weight the coupling can handle. It’s essential to ensure that the chosen coupling matches or exceeds the trailer’s loaded weight.

Compatibility

Trailers and towing vehicles should have matching couplings. The ball size and coupling mechanism must align to ensure a safe and secure connection.

Safety

Proper installation and maintenance are crucial for safe towing. Regular inspection of the coupling, its components, and the towing system is recommended.

Ease of Use

Couplings are relatively straightforward to operate. The trailer is positioned over the ball, and the coupler mechanism is engaged and locked into place.

Legal Requirements

Different regions may have regulations regarding trailer towing. It’s important to be aware of these regulations and ensure compliance.

Australian Made and Owned.

COUPLEMATE IS A PROUD MEMBER OF THE AUSTRALIAN MADE PROGRAM.

We support local suppliers and help bring business back to Australian shores. There is strong demand for Australian Made caravan and trailer parts across the market.

The facts are simple; Australian Made goods create employment in Australia.

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