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    Trailer Hitch need it !
    on: Mar 12, 2021, 03.17 pm
    Mar 12, 2021, 03.17 pm
    Hello mattes,

    I am looking for a trailer hitch for my 2017 TTSE but is has been harder than finding TP in 2020 !

    Can you please assist ? Greetings from 🇨🇦

    Cheers

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    Re: Trailer Hitch need it !
    Reply #1 on: Mar 12, 2021, 04.37 pm
    Mar 12, 2021, 04.37 pm
    Are you looking to attach a trailer to your bike?

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    Re: Trailer Hitch need it !
    Reply #2 on: Mar 12, 2021, 04.48 pm
    Mar 12, 2021, 04.48 pm
    The Owners Handbook states :

    ! WARNING : This motorcycle is not designed to tow a trailer or be fitted with a sidecar.
    Fitting a sidecar and/or a trailer may result in loss of control and an accident.

    However, there are a couple of very  Old Topics here :

    Question...

    and here ...

    For sale Bespoke tailor made complete tow bar and hitch with wiring

    Cheers  :821:


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    Re: Trailer Hitch need it !
    Reply #3 on: Mar 13, 2021, 01.12 am
    Mar 13, 2021, 01.12 am
    Thanks 🙏🏻 @coconut !

    The eBay one looked nice but is gone. I will likely get it fabricated. There’s a matte from USA that made his own hitch for his cargo trailer and will send me further installation pictures and details.

    If you hear about a supplier in North America please give me a buzz.

    Thanks again


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    Re: Trailer Hitch need it !
    Reply #4 on: Mar 13, 2021, 08.39 am
    Mar 13, 2021, 08.39 am
    It's unlikely I would hear of that.

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    Re: Trailer Hitch need it !
    Reply #5 on: Jun 19, 2021, 12.37 am
    Jun 19, 2021, 12.37 am
     :020: Hello mates ! My custom made hitch is done ✅

    Yay !

    I tried to post some pictures but I am having some issues. If you wanna see the hitch details and my impression about hauling my pop up camper jus5 check my video below




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    Re: Trailer Hitch need it !
    Reply #6 on: Jun 19, 2021, 02.54 pm
    Jun 19, 2021, 02.54 pm
    Nice job! :062:  How much does the trailer weigh, and how about some pictures of it opened up ready to use?
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    Re: Trailer Hitch need it !
    Reply #7 on: Jun 20, 2021, 07.54 am
    Jun 20, 2021, 07.54 am
     :046: Hello there !

    The trailer’s dry weight (with the options included) is about 350 lbs plus about 30 lbs or so for the gear so the total weight is about 380 lbs but ….. the critical is the tongue weight is is currently at 38 lbs. (The goal should be to keep it between 10-15% of the total weight so I am ok)

    I am planning to go camping soon and will take some “field” pictures.

    In the mean time here’s how the pop up camper looks inside