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Pollak Heavy-Duty, 7-Pole, Round Pin Trailer Wiring Socket - Vehicle End

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  • Trailer Connectors
  • Vehicle End Connector
  • 7 Round
  • Plug Only
  • Pollak
Establish a secure connection between your trailer and semi or other tow vehicle with this 7-pole, solid pin, wire-insertion-style socket. Zinc die-cast socket is self-grounding and includes floating pins for easy alignment and maximum pin contact. Lowest Prices for the best wiring from Pollak. Pollak Heavy-Duty, 7-Pole, Round Pin Trailer Wiring Socket - Vehicle End part number PK11720 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.



Pollak Wiring - PK11720

Establish a secure connection between your trailer and semi or other tow vehicle with this 7-pole, solid pin, wire-insertion-style socket. Zinc die-cast socket is self-grounding and includes floating pins for easy alignment and maximum pin contact.


Features:

  • Zinc die-cast 7-pole socket connects trailer to towing vehicle
  • Round, floating, solid brass pins
    • Easy alignment and maximum contact
    • Minimum voltage drop is ensured
    • Dielectric (non-conducting) grease coating
      • Protects against corrosion and resistance
    • Wide range of wire gauges acceptable, from #16 wire to #8 ground wire
      • Ground terminal accepts minimum #14 gauge - maximum #8 gauge
      • All other terminals accept minimum #16 gauge - maximum #10 gauge
  • Self-grounding to #1 Ground Terminal
  • Slant-mounted with built-in drain slot on cover
    • Rids housing interior of accumulated moisture
    • Opens and closes with stainless steel spring
    • Bottom lip extended for better plug support
  • 2-Hole mounting style
  • Highest quality - meets and exceeds all standards of SAE J560
  • Interchangeable with all competitive makes


Specs:

  • Mounting dimensions: 2" diameter hole
  • Volt rating: 6 volts - 28 volts
  • Current rating: 40 continuous-duty amps
  • Wiring configuration:
    • Color - circuit - recommended wire gauge:
      • White - Ground Return - 10 gauge (FMVSS-121 Anti-lock Gauge - 8)
      • Black - Clearance, Side Marker, Identification - 12 gauge
      • Yellow - Left Turn and Hazard Signal - 12 gauge
      • Red - Stop Lamps and Anti-Lock Devices - 10 gauge (FMVSS-121 Anti-lock Gauge 10)
      • Green - Right Turn and Hazard Signal - 12 gauge
      • Brown - Tail, Rear Clearance, Marker and License-Plate Lamps - 12 gauge
      • Blue - Auxiliary Circuit/ABS - 10 gauge
  • 1-Year limited warranty


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Video Transcript for Pollak Wiring PK11720 Review

Today we'll be reviewing Part # PK11720. This is the Pollak Heavy-Duty, 7 Pole, Round Pin Trailer Wiring Socket. The zinc die cast seven-pole socket connects the trailer to the towed vehicle. It's going to feature the round floating solid brass pins. They're going to provide easy alignment and maximum contact as well as minimum voltage drop.It has the dielectric nonconducting grease coating on all those pins, which is going to protect it against the corrosion, and it's also going to provide rust resistance. A wide range of wiring gauges are acceptable, from 16 gauge wire to 8 gauge ground wire. Ground terminal will accept a minimum of 14 gauge with a maximum of 8 gauge, and all other terminals accept a minimum of 16 gauge with a maximum of 10 gauge. When mounted, it's got a nice slant design, so water's going to run off.

It's going to prevent moisture from building up, especially inside the connection points. It's got the nice stainless steel spring lid that's going to open and close very easily. It's also got the bottom lip that's going to extend for better plug support. It's got the two-hole mounting design. The distance from the center of one hole to the center of the other is going to measure 3", and those holes are going to measure 1/2" by 3/8 of an inch. This plug is going to be interchangeable with all competitive makes.

It's going to require a 2" hole diameter for correct mounting. It's going to give us a volt rating of 6 to 28 volts with a current rating of 40 continuous duty amps. The wiring configuration. The white wire's going to be for a ground. We recommend 10 gauge for that. Black is going to be for clearance, side marker, and identification. Lights.

The yellow is going to be for left turn and hazard signal. We recommend 12 gauge for both. Red is going to for stop lamps and anti-lock devices. We recommend 10 gauge wiring. Green is going to be for right turn and hazard signal, and brown is going to be for your tail rear clearance marker and license plates lamps.

We recommend 12 gauge for both of those, and then blue is going to be for your auxiliary circuit, and we recommend 10 gauge wiring. That's going to do it for our review of Part # Pk11720. This is the Pollack Heavy-Duty, 7 Pole, Round Pin Trailer Wiring Socket. .


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Pollak Heavy-Duty, 7-Pole, Round Pin Trailer Wiring Socket - Vehicle End - PK11720

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (42 Customer Reviews)

Establish a secure connection between your trailer and semi or other tow vehicle with this 7-pole, solid pin, wire-insertion-style socket. Zinc die-cast socket is self-grounding and includes floating pins for easy alignment and maximum pin contact.

- PK11720

by: Ian H.06/15/2015


Excellent product! - have, over only a few years, steadily worked my way through progressively more durable trailer cable sockets. The last one was the Hopkins heavy-duty, or something to that effect. The plastic casing on it broke within three months. I'm really looking forward to putting these to the test - I'm a farrier - I pull a trailer every day; the traffic in this area means that I must rely on excellent contact between vehicle/trailer for turn / brake signals and functioning trailer brakes. Nothing less. These sockets are heavy, all-metal (zinc-coated - road salt shouldn't be a problem), with few / no seams. When the trailer end is plugged into the truck receiver - it's a nice tight fit, with no movement: it's locked in. There are only two drawbacks for the homeowner who is looking for the do-it-yourself package: if you are looking for a metal bracket that bolts underneath the truck bumper and holds this part - there isn't any. And no bolts, either. I don't know if they sell them for these - I didn't check. I simply manufactured my own. So far, I'm delighted with the product. 203673



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by: Sartor07/10/2017


I ordered the 7 pole socket (PK11720) and the rubber boot for it. (PK11761) Also a trailer end plug (PK11700) to fit into the socket. The items arrived on the exact estimated arrival date that I was given on the day of ordering. Wiring the plug and the socket was very easy. Each terminal has a small screw that holds the end of the wire in place. It is a simple matter of threading the screw out, putting the wire in the hole, and then tightening the screw onto the wire. The boot fits snugly onto the back of the socket. I used these parts to repair the power cable assembly to a truck mounted forklift. The parts are exactly what was needed to replace what had been damaged. The quality is good and the prices are excellent. I will use etrailer.com in the future when I need related items. I am very pleased. 403804



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by: John G01/02/2016


This is much better than the OEM on my New Holland Tractor asit is made of metal. It also cost less than the all plastic replacement from the dealership. etrailer was fast with delivery. Thank you. 234645


Comments

It is working out very nicely, really glad I bought it!

John G - 01/05/2017

22156

- PK11720

by: Mike M.10/13/2015


Quality product arrived on time. Will make future purchases with etrailer.com 229902


Comments

Performed as expected to date.

Mike M - 10/12/2016

21496

- PK11720

by: DW08/12/2014


Bought to replace a 12 year old Pollak identical connector that I removed and could not re-use due to wire connections on the back being corroded (road salt area). The 12 year old connector worked fine except the flip up cover was a bit stiff. The 12 year old connector was also made in USA. The new connector I just received is made in China. From the price, I had hoped it was still made in USA. It seems that most of the time I am disappointed with the newer imported China versions of products once manufactured in USA. So my expectations for this product to have a long life are not very high. 146341



- PK11720

by: Levi F.03/24/2017


Excellent product! I bought this to replace the old, brittle, and broken plastic trailer connector on my 1973 aluminum camper. The plastic one stood out against the aluminum which I didn't like. So, I'm excited how this will blend in and look more natural. Besides aesthetics, this very sturdy and ruggedly built. It will clearly outlast the camper, no doubt. Will definitely buy again if I find myself with a different camper in the future. 358289



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by: Lee S04/26/2014


I would highly recommend this. It is heavy duty and quality built. A great value for the money 127497



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by: Marcelo P.07/23/2015


The metal body and good quality pins and connections make this one the only one for a professional job. Remember if you use dielectric grease and the rubber boot you'll never have corrosion in your connections . Dissimilar metals and weather are a bad combination. 213712



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by: Toby N.06/09/2016


Awesome product selections and quick response towards shipping. Made me feel like I was actually getting somewhere. If you have a trailer, camper, or any type of tow behind application get HOOKED UP with this company. Very satisfied 259480


Comments

I hook and unhook my trailer about twice a day as I need my truck for hauling stone and dirt. I have put this through the ringer. Still good as new...Happy customer

Toby N - 06/09/2017

24871

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by: Matt07/07/2014


Great construction of the product, durable enough to withstand harsh working conditions and "operators" I am using that term lightly due to the mishaps that occur on a regular basis at my location. 139763



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by: charlie johnson08/26/2013


as i have order several things on this order i have not used this device yet.i looked it over and i am completely satisfied. quality ,price and extra fast shipping. 96986



- PK11720

by: JohnG10/31/2016


Thank you guys, Order was delivered very quickly, the price was very reasonable. I cant describe how happy I am with ETrailer . Thanks again, John 312571



- PK11720

by: Ken03/08/2013


Great, Fast, Knowledgable and Polite Service. Return policy is also terrific no questions asked. I will use e trailer again. Thank You Ken 69618



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by: RJ07/23/2015


This connector is really nice and with the screw tightening wire connections that are on it, it will make the wiring a lot easier to do. 213933



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by: Michelle03/28/2017


I got my parts in a timely manner and already have them installed. The quality is first class and the fit is perfect. 359669



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by: Robert B02/23/2017


Great service and product was high quality. No junk and have to say product exceeded my expectations. Thank you 347383



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by: Jim B09/07/2017


Worked like a charm. Had a mishap with items ordered vs items shipped, but they fixed it quick. Great company! 429767



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by: Buck W03/04/2014


This item worked well for my application. It is bigger than I expected but I'm anticipating good performance! 118398



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by: Kevin01/16/2015


I like your web site ! I like ordering from etrailer ! Easy, Fast, and dependable ! Very good prices !!! 169132



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by: Tish06/21/2017


Excellent service and fast delivery. I would definitely recommend doing business with this company. 396984



- PK11720

by: Farmer Rob06/11/2017


Did what it was supposed to do. Well made, and easy to hook in to wiring. Should last a long time. 391921



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by: carmon titus03/13/2015


Looks good ,will be a few days before it is used,waiting on the other parts to complete install. 178239



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by: Al B.10/07/2015


Extremely well made and very solid. I selected it because it can accept larger wire sizes. 229444



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by: Bob J.09/02/2016


Very fast service AGAIN! Always my first choice when shopping for trailer parts. 290706



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by: jerry s11/19/2014


always get good products and service and ya'll always have the items i need 161887



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by: fortin racing03/23/2017


great replacement for one that we broke. still going strong 357554



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by: Adam C12/25/2015


Works great and came faster than I thought it would! 234278



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by: Anthony10/04/2016


Perfect product. Would come back to you guys again 303137



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by: Blake H.07/06/2016


Excellent product. Very heavy duty/well designed. 268646



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by: Dean05/28/2016


No problems, smooth transaction. Easy install. 252798



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by: Justin07/08/2014


Well-made product and fast shipping. T hanks. 139978



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by: Jeff W.11/17/2016


Excellent quality at a reasonable price. 317459



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by: Evan02/07/2013


Hi quality, perfect for my application 65259



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by: Josh H07/12/2016


Exactly what I thought I was buying 271012



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by: Semperfiservices04/26/2017


Still works great a year later! 372511



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by: LuisP04/24/2017


Great product and built strong! 371843



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by: Ted L.10/18/2016


All these products were great. 309399



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by: Joe S.04/09/2015


Received both parts very fast. 184210



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by: Harry W12/02/2011


great item and fast delivery 27532



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by: Dave S09/25/2016


Easy to install. 299741



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by: Dimitri05/13/2016


Great product!!! 250154



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by: elisa07/27/2017


ok 413012


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  • Highest quality wiring for the best price.

    Our Lowest Price Pledge ensures you will never overpay for the parts you need.
  • Real product know-how.

    We make sure that the products we sell are what we say they are, and that they work the way they are supposed to work. Get real advice from a real person who has the knowledge and expertise needed to solve your problem.
  • Most detailed, accurate wiring information available.

    Because we take providing accurate product information seriously, we take our own detailed product photos, demo videos and installation videos, as well as verify measurements, instructions, and vehicle fit information.
  • Installations, made easy.

    We love helping people and have the most highly-trained customer service, hands-on experience, step by step videos and installation instructions.
  • Fast shipping.

    Your order is automatically routed to get out of our warehouse and to your door as quickly as possible. Receive free shipping on orders over $99.
  • Personalized service for life.

    We provide one-on-one, personalized service from the ordering process through the life of your product.
  • Trusted since 1946.

    We've been serving customers since our parts store first opened in 1946 and continue to be recognized by our customers, our vendors and third parties for exceptional service.
  • Returns Policy

    Satisfaction Guarantee
    Need to return an item? No problem. Please read our Returns Policy for more information.

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