Ideal when your bedding plate or towball platform that requires strengthening.
Bed plates used in gooseneck tow balls can be as thin as 10mm as opposed to 35mm.
A collar significantly strengthens the Gooseneck mounting plate area.
This collar is used on plates smaller than the 40mm plate are used to secure the tow ball into position on a utility body.
As a result, this helps prevent the mounting plate from bending or cracking under stress loads.
Tow ball collar Installation instructions
- Lock the castellated nut into position.
- Drill a hole.
- Insert the split pin into the hole.
- Bend the split pin back over the nut.
- The purpose of the split pin is to ensure zero movements under all driving conditions.
Further, machined flat spots on either side of the shoulder allow the tow ball to be grabbed with a spanner to assist locking the castellated nut.
- Diameter – 120mm
- Thickness – 36mm
- Hole size – 50mm
- Steel grade – K1045