The Weigh Safe Drop Hitch is the one and only trailer hitch with a built-in scale that signals you to adjust your load before you hit the road, resulting in a much safer and enjoyable towing experience. Before this ball mount, gauging your trailer’s tongue weight was a hassle. You had to rely on inefficient bathroom scales, make a trip to the weigh station, or purchase a separate tongue weight scale. But with the Weigh Safe’s built-in scale, measuring your tongue weight is as easy as coupling your trailer to your ball mount. Simply hook-up your trailer to the Weigh Safe ball mount just as you would any other ball mount. The weight of your trailer will push down on the hitch ball, which in turn pushes down on an internal hydraulic piston that sits on a bed of oil. When the piston drops into the oil, the pressure reading is sent out to the scale.
This 8 inch drop hitch is a dream come true, allowing you to tow trailers of different heights with the same vehicle. The drop hitch adjusts in 1" increments so you get the perfect fit every time. All Weigh Safe ball mounts come standard with a high-strength Dual Pin Lock that secures your trailer to your drawbar. All our locks come standard with a custom-fitted dust cover to increase longevity.
The WS8-3 is designed for 3" receiver size is ONLY FOR SELECT Ford vehicles newer than 2017. Please measure your vehicle's receiver before purchasing the Weigh Safe 3" shank ball mount. Currently, ONLY SELECT 2017 F350's and NEWER have a 3" receiver. It is the BUYER'S responsibility to measure the receiver before purchasing. BE ADVISED that any buyer requesting a return for a purchase of the WS8-3 because of incorrect receiver size will be required to cover the cost of return shipping.
- Tongue weight scale built into the ball mount platform helps you balance your trailer
- Promotes safe towing – lets you know if your load needs to be adjusted before you tow
- Simple operation – automatically provides a measurement every time you couple your trailer
- Efficient and hassle-free – eliminates the need for separate or commercial scales
- 6061 T6 billet aluminum shank and mounting platform provide superior strength and durability
- Solid block construction provides greater strength than hollow steel competitors while also maintaining a light weight
- Rustproof for a clean finish that stands the test of time