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Using a trailer ball for recovery

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by JCH, Sep 15, 2013.

  1. Sep 15, 2013 at 9:18 PM
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    JCH

    JCH [OP] Well-Known Member

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    265/75/16 Hankook dynapro atm.
    Saw this picture on reddit. Speaks for itself.
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  2. Sep 15, 2013 at 9:19 PM
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    Joe D

    Joe D Well-Known Member

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    That looks as if it could hurt.
     
  3. Sep 15, 2013 at 9:21 PM
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    WHPLSH3

    WHPLSH3 Fortified with horsepower-adding goodness...

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    Must've been one of those tows where he took a running start to try and sproing it out... also, probably an off brand ball
     
  4. Sep 15, 2013 at 9:33 PM
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    WhatThePho?

    WhatThePho? Greg Graffin 2016

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    The things required to pull bitches
    Don't use tow strap with metal hooks as well. I had one miss my face by a foot and punched a clean hole into a tailgate.
     
  5. Sep 15, 2013 at 9:53 PM
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    MonkeyProof

    MonkeyProof Power Top

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    Never use a ball good quality or not for recovery
     
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