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Old 05-27-2015, 01:07 PM   #11
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Is the hitch receiver on the Escape 1 1/4" or 2"?
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Old 05-27-2015, 04:22 PM   #12
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Hey ,

The mount can be used for anything you can affix to a 2 " square tube mount and within the weight limit of the mount. You're only limited by applicable laws and your imagination and needs / interests. Thus far you have listed BBQ, Flag pole, Drying rack, Bike rack, storage box someone here hauls a dirt bike and another hauls a mobility scooter . What about an vertical or horizontal Kayak or Canoe some of the small one person units are not that long, folding boat , trash container / bag holder, telescope mount , umbrella mount, dog tie out d ring, humming bird feeder pole and so on

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Old 05-27-2015, 05:24 PM   #13
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Old 05-27-2015, 06:01 PM   #14
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I ordered the bike ready option for our clothes drier...
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Old 05-27-2015, 06:09 PM   #15
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Max weight on my 21' bike rack receiver is 150 lbs. After some measurements, using our chosen rack, I found that for every 2 lbs applied to that receiver, 1 lb is removed from the tongue. So, our two bikes and the rack that carries them weigh about 100 lbs, reducing the tongue weight by 50 lbs. Other trailers, and their carriers distance from the tail end of the trailer, would probably be different so measuring the affect would be a good idea.
Another good point. With the 21 being longer and having tandem axles, the impact on tongue weight by adding something to the rear is reduced.
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Old 05-27-2015, 06:19 PM   #16
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Hey ,

The mount can be used for anything you can affix to a 2 " square tube mount and within the weight limit of the mount. You're only limited by applicable laws and your imagination and needs / interests. Thus far you have listed BBQ, Flag pole, Drying rack, Bike rack, storage box someone here hauls a dirt bike and another hauls a mobility scooter . What about an vertical or horizontal Kayak or Canoe some of the small one person units are not that long, folding boat , trash container / bag holder, telescope mount , umbrella mount, dog tie out d ring, humming bird feeder pole and so on

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I like the kayak idea! What I really want is to use it for a propane grill that could attach to the quick connect. Im not sure how practical this would be though. Ive only seen a few "tailgate" grills for sale, and they are insanely expensive.

Im considering finding some sort of hitch mount and welding a grill too it. Has any one seen or done this before?
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Make sure you put the proper add ons IE bottle opener maybe another arm to hold a tray etc etc


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Old 05-27-2015, 10:03 PM   #18
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This last weekend I saw what looked like a 30' or so stick built trailer with another 10' trailer with an ATV on it. That's more than I would want to tow and is it even legal? Looked like a train. Loren
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It is by state as to whether it is legal.
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I ordered the bike ready option for our clothes drier...
Where did your dryer come from? It comes with a piece that fits into the bike rack spot or you made one?

You have an additional battery on the rear?
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