One of the most important things you can do to protect your family and equipment when towing is to set up your Equal-i-zer® hitch correctly. A critical component of this is choosing the right shank for your truck and trailer.
Five years ago, Trailer Life Magazine launched the Reader’s Choice Awards, a way to help readers share their opinions and experience with other trailer owners all over the country. Each fall, thousands of RVers vote on their favorite vehicles, destinations and products that make life on the road easier and more enjoyable. And each year, for five years running, Utah-based Equal-i-zer® hitch has been voted the best performing hitch in America. No other hitch has received this recognition.
Progress Mfg. Inc., home of the Equal-i-zer hitch, places great importance on serving the community and leaving a legacy of good. It’s been a part of the mission statement for years, which reads, “It is the mission of Progress Mfg. to be a company where we work in a way that empowers us to provide for our families, serve the Lord, and leave a legacy of good.”
With Equal-i-zer® hitch’s quality construction and lifetime warranty, many trailer owners are able to use their original Equal-i-zer hitch on multiple set-ups over many years. In fact, we know trailer owners that inherited their Equal-i-zer hitch from their grandparents, and even decades later, the hitch is providing superior performance.
Nothing is more American than apple pie. Well, except for the Equal-i-zer hitch! Like your Grandma’s apple pie, our hitch is 100% American made. High quality steel from Michigan, Indiana and Pennsylvania is sent to Utah where our team manufactures each and every hitch – it’s quality you can trust! With the 4th of July right around the corner we want to celebrate with a BIG giveaway!
One of the best things about the Equal-i-zer hitch is its ease of use, which makes hitching and unhitching a simple, stress-free experience. However, there are a couple of tips that can make hitching even more effortless. Watch our video for some helpful tips as Dave demonstrates hitching and unhitching, so you can tow with confidence and print out our infographic and keep it as a handy reference in your trailer.