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Hitch Spotter and Portable Tongue Stand
Hitch Spotter and Portable Tongue Stand

The Patington Hitch Spotter and Portable Tongue Stand facilitate hitching an implement or trailer to a tractor or pickup truck without assistance. The Spotter is a 6 by 16 inch removable mirror on a telescoping aluminum tube with a magnetic base. To hitch, (1) lay the implement or trailer tongue on the Stand at proper hitching height; (2) place the Spotter on the tongue and adjust the mirror so about 6 inches of tongue shows in the tow vehicle's rear-view mirror; (3) looking through the rear-view mirror, back up until the vehicle's hitch appears in the Spotter mirror; then (4) continue backing up slowly, making adjustments until the hitch and receiver are lined up.

Archived This product is no longer produced. Information is included for reference and archival purposes.
Estimated Cost Cost range: See below

Limitations Limitations Addressed by Product: Lower extremity, Strength/endurance, Visual

SourcePatington, Inc
Patty Stockman-Sann
2154 Hwy 69/3
Clarion, IA, 50525
Est. Cost$50 (hitch spotter), $25 (tongue stand)
Last updated: Dec 29, 2023

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