Sometimes the madness overcomes you, and you have to follow the muse, wherever she may lead you. I was admiring the MBX โ€˜59 Chevy wagon wheel swap I had done, when I noticed it was sitting next to an MBX Citroen CX estate, currently hauling the Hitch-N-Tow Airstream. The muse spoke, and soon I was at the table, figuring out how to add a trailer hitch to the Chevy. The concept was to have something that would slide easily in between the base and the body without modification, and leave a strong enough platform to hold the trailer.

As a test, I used the lead foil from a wine bottle, folded over for additional strength, then slid in the gap, folded down, and trimmed to the triangular shape seen above. An old axle wire provided the post.

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Please excuse the blurricam shot. But you can see how it is rigged, and it does hold the trailer fairly well, even under load. Iโ€™ll refine this a bit, and let everyone know how it works out. And it looks right, even though the Chevy seems a bit under scale for the trailer. Thanks for looking!