Forklift Trailer Mover

Forklift Trailer Mover - Forklift Tow Ball - BHOOK series

Beacon® BHOOK Series

Forklift Trailer Mover - Forklift Tow Ball enables a fork truck to be converted into a tow truck for trailers and other portable equipment. The design of the hook bases allows them to slide onto forks and be secured into place via safety pins. BBALL and BPINTLE have a bolt-on design. Hooks are available with swivel or rigid design.
Starting at: $479.44

See chart below and click a model number

Product Details

  • Construction: Unit is constructed of welded steel. BHOOK-S and BHOOK-R feature forged steel construction.
  • Size: The hook bases accommodate fork lengths of 36", 42" or 48". The ball diameter is 1-7/8", 2", or 2-5/16". The pintle has a jaw opening of 1-3/4".
  • Color: The adaptor base features a Beacon blue powder coat finish.
  • Weight: The hook bases weigh 84, 100 or 118 lbs. The tow balls weigh 3 or 4 lbs. The pintle hook weighs 12 lbs. Hooks weigh 4, 7, or 9 lbs.
  • Note: BHOOK-BASE models are shown with optional BBALL, BPINTLE, and BHOOK series.
  • Capacity: The capacity of the hook bases is 4,000 lbs. The capacity of the tow ball is 2,000 or 5,000 lbs. The pintle hook has a vertical capacity of 2,000 lbs and a trailer capacity of 10,000 lbs. Lifting hooks feature a 4,000 to 10,000-lb. capacity.
  • Options: Optional tow balls, pintle hooks, and hooks are available for the Forklift Trailer Mover. Hitches are also available; contact Beacon for details.
  • Surcharge: Tariffs or surcharges may apply to current published pricing.



Forklift Trailer Mover - BHOOK Series
Model No. Fork Length Length to Center of Ball Capacity Price
1) BHOOK-BASE-32 36" 32" 4,000 lbs $479.44
2) BHOOK-BASE-38 42" 38" 4,000 lbs $512.64
3) BHOOK-BASE-44 48" 44" 4,000 lbs $544.35
Model No. Description Ball Diameter Shank Diameter Capacity Price
4) BBALL-178 Tow Ball 1⅞" 1" 2,000 lbs $14.54
5) BBALL-200 Tow Ball 2" 1" 5,000 lbs $18.55
6) BBALL-2516 Tow Ball 2-5/16" 1" 5,000 lbs $19.81
Model No. Description Jaw Opening Vertical Capacity Trailer Capacity Price
7) BPINTLE Pintle Hook 1¾" 2,000 lbs 10,000 lbs $97.42
Model No. Description Capacity (LBS) Price
8) BHOOK-S-4 Swivel Hook with Clevis 4,000 $36.86
9) BHOOK-S-6 Swivel Hook with Clevis 6,000 $44.65
10) BHOOK-S-10 Swivel Hook with Clevis 10,000 $150.43
11) BHOOK-R-4 Rigid Grab Hook with Clevis 4,000 $15.23

Complementary Products: To convert a fork truck into a swivel hook, please see Beacon hoisting hooks.

Call Beacon: 800-454-7159