Move your Pod or fifth-wheeler with Parkit360 power dolly



Move your Pod or fifth-wheeler with Parkit360 power dollyTrailerable RVs have never been more popular, especially the new pod campers. But many people have difficulty maneuvering them with a car or truck, especially when backing around corners and into tight spaces. With Parkit360’s Force 5K and Force 10K power dollies, moving a trailer has never been easier. Lightweight and small enough to fit into the back of a small sedan, they’re powerful enough to move a fifth wheeler.

Robust 1.5 hp Bosch electric motors, and the RV’s or a conventional 12V battery, power the dollies. They come with a built-in charger. The Force 5K handles loads up to 5,000 lbs. It has 4″ wide tires for traction over a wide range of surfaces. The Force 10K moves up to 10,000 lbs. on 6.5″ tires.

Using a Parkit360 power dolly is simple. After freewheeling it to the trailer, it’s connected to its included 1–7/8″, 2″, 2–5/16″ or 50mm ball, and locked down. Using the thumb toggle on the handle for forward and reverse, it’s purely a matter of steering. Because the operator is close to the RV and looking directly at it, there’s no concern over jackknifing or when within mere inches of a wall.

Here’s the link to the ParkIt360 website. Watch a video to see how it works. Here’s a video which shows the Transformer, the adapter for fifth wheelers.

Posted by Bob Difley. Information obtained from press release.

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gary reed

I have one of the park 360 units which I use to move my trailer about 6 times a year for about 50 feet in my drive way and I had and do have my share of problems with the unit. The trailer I move has a GVW of 7500 lbs. and the 10,000 lbs. unit I have has all it can do to move this trailer. I would think a 5000 lbs. trailer 10 K the unit would handle with little or no problem. I had and still have numerous issues with this unit over the last 4 years.… Read more »

Al Simons

From the picture and your comments, it isn’t clear how this would handle a 5th wheel trailer. Help!

RV Staff

Good point! Thanks for bringing it up, Al. I’ve added a couple more links to the article, including a link to ParkIt360’s website and a link to a video which shows the “transformer” to use with fifth wheel trailers. Here’s that link: I hope this helps. 😀 —Diane at RVtravelcom