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Rapid Hitch Adjustable, Aluminum Ball Mount Kit w/ 2 Greaseless Balls - 4" Drop or Rise

Rapid Hitch Adjustable, Aluminum Ball Mount Kit w/ 2 Greaseless Balls - 4" Drop or Rise

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Tow up to 10,000 lbs with supreme safety and the convenience of an adjustable 4" drop and 4" rise with the Rapid Hitch ball mount system. Includes greaseless aluminum ball combo (2" and 2-5/16"). Fits 2" hitches. Lowest Prices for the best trailer hitch ball mount from Andersen. Rapid Hitch Adjustable, Aluminum Ball Mount Kit w/ 2 Greaseless Balls - 4" Drop or Rise part number AM3461 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Andersen Trailer Hitch Ball Mount

  • Adjustable Ball Mount
  • Fits 2 Inch Hitch
  • Drop - 4 Inch
  • Rise - 4 Inch
  • Two Balls
  • Andersen
  • Class IV
  • 10000 lbs GTW
  • Aluminum Shank
  • Aluminum Ball

Tow up to 10,000 lbs with supreme safety and the convenience of an adjustable 4" drop and 4" rise with the Rapid Hitch ball mount system. Includes greaseless aluminum ball combo (2" and 2-5/16"). Fits 2" hitches.


Features:

  • Adjustable, aluminum alloy ball mount fits 2" x 2" trailer hitch receivers
    • Strong, lightweight, looks great and will not rust
    • Ball mount adjusts in 1" increments up to 4" drop and 4" rise (pin and clip included)
      • Recommended for vehicles with 20" or less from the ground to the top of the receiver opening when vehicle is level (includes many light-duty trucks and SUVs)
      • Allows towing of various trailers with the same ball mount
    • 2 Hitch pin holes allow for further adjustment
  • 2 Greaseless Alumiball hitch balls included
    • 2-Sided platform has 2" diameter ball on one side and 2-5/16" diameter ball on the other
    • Hitch-balls secure to ball housing with internal pin (included) that allows for easy interchangeability
      • Additional ball sizes can be purchased to replace the originals
  • Greaseless nylon cap allows for easy rotation between ball and coupler when towing
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Fits: 2" x 2" trailer hitch receivers
    • Also compatible with 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" hitch receivers when using 2-1/2" to 2" adapter sleeve (sold separately)
  • Ball diameters: 2" and 2-5/16"
  • Towing capacity:
    • 8,000 lbs GTW with 2" hitch ball
    • 10,000 lbs GTW and 1,500 lbs TW with 2-5/16" hitch ball
  • Maximum rise: 4"
  • Maximum drop: 4"
  • Measurement from center of short hitch pin hole to center of ball hole: 8-1/4"
  • Measurement from center of long hitch pin hole to center of ball hole: 9-5/8"
  • 1-Year limited warranty


The greaseless AlumiBall is a solid aluminum hitch ball topped with a nylon cap. The cap enables the coupler to rotate easily around the ball. This prevents the coupler from getting stuck during turns and makes the towing experience smoother. It also prevents greasy messes and does not require the purchase of lubricants. Nylon cap is replaceable.



3461 Andersen SUV Rapid Hitch Kit w/ 2" x 2-5/16" Ball Combo - Greaseless AlumiBall (Kit Includes Pin and Clip), 4" Drop or 4" Rise

Item # AM3461





Video of Rapid Hitch Adjustable, Aluminum Ball Mount Kit w/ 2 Greaseless Balls - 4" Drop or Rise

Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Review of Andersen Ball Mounts - Adjustable Ball Mount - AM3461

Today we're taking a look at the rapid hitch adjustable aluminum ball mount from Anderson. Now this adjustable aluminum alloy ball mount, it fits inside of a two inch by two inch trailer hitch receiver and it allows you to hook up to the coupler on your trailer. We have a two and five 16th inch ball and a two inch ball. We have adjustability for your drop and rise. It's aluminum construction so it's very strong, it's durable, it's lightweight, it looks great and it will not rust or experience corrosion. Now the ball mount is able to slide up and down the adjustable portion in increments of one inch up to a four inch drop and a four inch rise.

Pin and clips included.This system right here is recommended for vehicles with 20 inches or less from the ground to the top of the receiver tube opening of the hitch when the vehicle is level. That's going to include many light duty trucks and SUVs. It allows towing of various trailers with the same ball mount so you can switch between trailers that have different coupler sizes, two and five 16th and two inch. Also you have height adjustment so you can make the vehicle as level as possible with the coupler height on the trailer, which is always the safest way to tow.Here on the back of the shank we have two hitch pin holes, so that's going to allow for further adjustment. You can choose whatever one works best for your application.

Probably the most noticeable feature of this unit is the caps right here on the actual hitch ball. We have two greaseless Illuma ball hitch balls that are included. The two sided platform, so two inch and two and five 16th inch diameter balls. They secure easily to the ball housing, which is this area right here with an internal pin and that also allows for easy interchangeability. If you want to drop till one and seven eighth inch ball, you can get that in, place it on this platform.Now the greaseless nylon caps allow for easy rotation between the ball and the coupler when towing.

That prevents the coupler from getting stuck during turns. It makes towing a lot smoother. It also prevents greasy messes and does not require lubricants. Now if for any reason the nylon cap gets damaged, they're replaceable if needed, and there's replacements are available at etrailer.com.Product is made in the USA. Real quick, I'm just going to go over how to make your adjustments, but you'll want to do is pull this clip right here and then take the pin, pull that out as well.

That's going to allow you to adjust this up and down that shank. To switch between the different balls, you take the platform off, flip it and then reinstall it.Now this can be used in the drop or rise position, either one works. Again, four inch drop, four inch rise. Adjustable in one inch increments. If you ever need to remove the hitch balls from the platform, it's a one piece design, just runs through there. All you've got to do is remove the center pin. That holds everything in place.When it comes to making adjustments, super quick and easy with this system.Now a hitch pin and clip or a hitch lock is sold separately and available at etrailer.com. It's not included, so you will need that to secure this inside the receiver tube of your hitch. Also, there is a lock set so if you want to lock that platform to the shank you can do that as well and that would replace this pin and clip with a pin and lock.Again, it fits a two inch by two inch trailer hitch receiver. It is compatible with two and a half inch hitches when using a adapter sleeve, so two and a half to two inch adapter sleeve sold separately available at etrailer.com. Towing capacity with a two inch ball, this one right here, up to 8,000 pounds and up to 10,000 pounds with the two and five 16th inch ball and then the entire unit has a tongue weight capacity of up to 1500 pounds.We took a measurement from the center of this pin hole to the center of the hitch balls, and that distance is about eight and one quarter inches. From the center of this pinhole to the center of the hitch balls is about nine and three quarter inches. That's gonna do it for today's look at the rapid hitch adjustable aluminum ball mount from Anderson.


Customer Reviews

Rapid Hitch Adjustable, Aluminum Ball Mount Kit w/ 2 Greaseless Balls - 4" Drop or Rise - AM3461

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (305 Customer Reviews)

Tow up to 10,000 lbs with supreme safety and the convenience of an adjustable 4" drop and 4" rise with the Rapid Hitch ball mount system. Includes greaseless aluminum ball combo (2" and 2-5/16"). Fits 2" hitches.

- AM3461
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Great Co. to deal with, pricing, shipping, condition all as stated. We will be using on a new work trailer and am tired of the steel variety rusting and not looking good, we will see in the long term if we are satisfied. 431474



- AM3461
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hitch looks nice, adjustments are quick, seems quite loose and noisy without the trailer on it but I'm sure it will be alright when hooked up. definitely get the locking pins. 487183



- AM3461
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This is a must have for full-time trailer hauling. No ball grease needed. Easy to adjust for a level trailer, smooth towing. I increased my trailer tires to light duty truck tires (a little taller tire), for heaver loads & ease of mind to haul at 75 mph speed. This hitch allow me to fine tune the trailer ball height for best setup on my heavy duty Toyota Tundra truck. 426553



- AM3461
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Great product got here quick, fantastic quality, love the adjustment for height, cost was very reasonable for the quality. 756699



- AM3461
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The hitch has held up really well and continues to function as expected. The aluminum has oxidized which is unfortunate but nearly impossible to prevent on a part such as this. 739151



- AM3461
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Fantastic!!!!! 716431



- AM3461
by:

Exactly as described, perfect! 613484



- AM3461
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We got this product & we received it within 3 days. That was so quick. This company is great. The product is good! Customer service are very attentive & will send you the notification with regards to the product that you order.?? 483075



- AM3461
by:

I was hesitant about the hitch being made of aluminum. After one year of use I have no issues with the hitch. Great adjustability and ease of use. 438323



- AM3461
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This is extremely well built and it looks great. The only downside is that it is a bit expensive. 310851



- AM3461
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Great fit and finish. Looks good, work great. 295836



- AM3461
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JUST what I wanted.Delivery was fast.The hitch was just as described.I would recommend e trailer to anyone.Thank you for a great dependable company. 270041



- AM3411
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Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


this was a great shopping experience. It was a phone order and Michelle handled every detail quickly and efficiently. There were no problems and the order arrived just as ordered and promised. I will be ordering here again. 320719



- AM3405
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Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Shipped and arrived on time! Great quality product. 705950



- AM3405
by:

Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Can't beat these balls. :) I just wish they made me back a trailer a little better. It's an art that I'm struggling with. 672635



- AM3405
by:

Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


I bought the Anderson hitch for a Christmas present. I bought one last year and have been 100% satisfied. 591580



- AM3405
by:

Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Purchased the Rapid Hitch Aluminum Ball Mount Kit w/2 Greaseless Balls and the Rapid Hitch Trailer Hitch Lock and Adjustment Pin Lock. Arrived very quickly. Arrived in great condition. Both appear to be made very well. I used the Rapid Hitch the next day and it worked great. Very happy with the hitch, ball, and the hitch lock and adjustment pin lock and etrailer.com. 502399



- AM3405
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Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Ordered by phone. Great customer service. Timely delivery. Very happy with the entire buying experience. Just got the product and haven't used it yet, but quality construction and finish throughout. 497327



- AM3410
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Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Awesome product. Second order with etrailer and very impressed. 372871


Comments
Product continues to perform well. Have recommended it to many others.
Ian A - 04/26/2018

37714

- AM3400
by:

Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Arrived as expected. Big and beefy and will have no problem hauling my 8000 lb trailer. 181622



- AM3405
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Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Just installed, haven’t towed with it yet, quality after examination is spot on. The hitch lock set by Anderson towing products is very well machined. Lori B. At etrailer answered all my questions, was polite and professional. This is my first order from them but won’t be my last. 719473



- AM3405
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Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Brought this for my HD pickup truck to tow my 18 foot enclosed cargo trailer. It's good looking, functional, no future rust, and works great. I'm still out on the greaseless aspect of the hitch balls, but so far, so good. 321741


Comments
I have had it a year and it works perfectly. Love it and it will not rust like my last one did. The greaseless ball cap works great so far. I would recommend.
Tom H - 12/02/2017

31390

- AM3405
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Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Picked up an aluminum burr in my finger when unpacking the unit. There are some unfinished type of circles that are quite sharp and need to be filed smooth. Other than that, the unit looks great and I'm anxious to put it to use. 242407


Comments
The hitch pin did not push through when I flipped the ball mount over into the receiver. I contacted the manufacturer twice and after two more replacements, the ball mount worked as advertised. The hitched looked great during the summer, but the winter road salt and sand took its toll, But at least its not all rusted and overall Im satisfied with the product.
Cag - 03/31/2017

23028

- AM3411
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Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Thanks 526157



- AM3405
by:

Review from a similar Rapid Hitch in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Love the Teflon ball, no messy grease. The hitch is easy to adjust and easy to clean. 372899


Comments
I still love this hitch. Easy to adjust, clean and stow
Armen H - 04/26/2018

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