What are Hitch Adapters and Extensions?

Written by hitchweb Team
Thursday, December 8, 2011 — No Comments Yet

Hitchweb now carries a great selection of Hitch Mounted Bike Racks, but what happens when you find the bike rack you want but it just wont fit into your hitch receiver? Or what if you want to tow a small utitlity trailer behind your camper? Hitchweb carries Receiver Hitch Extensions and Receiver Hitch Adapters that can help!

Hitch Receiver Extension

Hitch Receiver Extensions

  • Extends 2" x 2" receiver tube

  • Enables towing of small utility trailers behind a camper

  • 3,500lbs towing capacity

  • Comes in 8", 14", 18"

  • Reduces towing capacity by 50%

Receiver Adapter

 Hitch Receiver Adapter

  • Adapts hitch related accessories
  • Not intended for towing

  • Never exceed Hitch or Vehicle Tow Ratings

  • WARNING part 80303 & 80304 are not to be used with 4 or 5 bike carriers

Hitch Combo Tube

Combo Tube With Cast Collar

  • For use in fabricating undercar receiver hitches when a hitch is not available

  • Made of cold formed structural tubing

  • Available with or without cast collar

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