What is Ball Weight?

Posted on Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

The Ball Weight is the amount of pressure or kilograms exerted at the tow ball when the trailer is attached to the tow vehicle. It is important to note the specified ball weight by the tow vehicle manufacturer is not exceeded. The ball weight is calculated where the tow ball attaches to the hitch, not at the jockey wheel or at any other position on the trailer.