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Old 05-18-2019, 01:57 PM   #1
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Do many of you boondocks and if so how do you protect against theft of your trailer or 5TA. What locking devices do you use.
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Old 05-18-2019, 02:03 PM   #2
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I've never worried about a hitch lock when we're camping. Since our 5.0TA resides in a storage yard when we're at home I put a simple kingpin lock on it like this one: https://smile.amazon.com/gp/product/...?ie=UTF8&psc=1
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Old 05-18-2019, 02:06 PM   #3
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Greg and Kathy.
We use the California Immobilizer that is made in Nanaimo.Slows people down.
Go on Google and check it out.
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Old 05-18-2019, 02:10 PM   #4
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I thought you had an Anderson hitch.
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Old 05-18-2019, 02:13 PM   #5
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Do many of you boondocks and if so how do you protect against theft of your trailer or 5TA. What locking devices do you use.

There are limitless ways people use; all of which can be defeated by a determined and well prepared thief.
I use this.

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0...?ie=UTF8&psc=1


Along with one of these skillfully hidden near the hitch.

https://www.amazon.com/16-Grizzly-Be.../dp/B00021UX6I

Combined with a paid up insurance policy.

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Old 05-18-2019, 02:14 PM   #6
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California Imm.Locks on over the wheel.It takes a bit to remove when you don't have the key.
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Old 05-18-2019, 02:22 PM   #7
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Do many of you boondocks and if so how do you protect against theft of your trailer or 5TA. What locking devices do you use.
🤔Any lock can be defeated with modern powered tools , but I think the this one will slow them down a bit. It works with the Anderson Ultimate.
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Old 05-18-2019, 02:42 PM   #8
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A $6.95 padlock from Menards , which work well if I remember to lock it.-
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Old 05-18-2019, 02:59 PM   #9
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When overnight boondocking we never de-hitch. A baseball bat and a Master lock are my only security.
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I use a hitch lock while on the road. At home I use both a hitch log and California Immobalizer
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