Adjustable pintle hooks assist in heavy duty towing, especially on rough terrains. Pintles are also used as door hinges and boat rudders. Heavier loads are pulled with ease. It allows for a pivot point where another object can turn easily. Pintle hooks are used in a variety of mechanical tasks. It provides a centre which facilitates a lunette ring to allow for greater motion. It comes with a superior towing capacity. Pintle hooks are comparatively better than ball couplers as these are ideal for use in off-road terrains which may lead to an encounter with dramatic angles as compared to a paved road.