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Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler - Flip Latch - Black - 2" Ball - 7,000 lbs

Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler - Flip Latch - Black - 2" Ball - 7,000 lbs

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The hinged ball socket and pin fastener on this coupler ensure a secure connection every time. The flip latch pulls the collar back to open the ball socket. The black powder coat finish is corrosion resistant. Call 800-298-8924 to order etrailer a-frame trailer coupler part number CA-5196-B or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all etrailer products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler - Flip Latch - Black - 2" Ball - 7,000 lbs. A-Frame Trailer Coupler reviews from real customers.
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etrailer A-Frame Trailer Coupler - CA-5196-B

  • 2 Inch Ball Coupler
  • Weld-On
  • 7000 lbs GTW
  • etrailer
  • Standard Coupler
  • Flip Latch

The hinged ball socket and pin fastener on this coupler ensure a secure connection every time. The flip latch pulls the collar back to open the ball socket. The black powder coat finish is corrosion resistant.


Features:

  • A-frame coupler lets you hook up your trailer to your tow vehicle
    • Provides connection point for hitch ball
  • Sleeve-lock design ensures tight fit around hitch ball for secure connection
    • Pin-style fastener holds collar in place around base of hinged ball socket
  • Flip latch lets you quickly and easily pull back collar to open ball socket
    • Low-profile design is sleek in appearance
  • Unique coupler head has a symmetric, flat top
    • Self-adjusting head makes coupling quick and easy
  • Sturdy, solid steel construction is strong and durable
  • Black powder coat finish provides corrosion resistance
  • Built-in jack-attachment point allows for quick, easy mounting of round utility jack
  • SAE J684 certified


Specs:

  • Ball size: 2"
  • Jack hole diameter: 2-1/4"
  • Overall dimensions: 16-1/4" long x 9-7/8" wide
  • Pin hole diameter: 5/16"
    • Minimum span needed for pin or pin lock: 2-1/8"
  • (3) 3/8" - 16 UNC bolts required for mounting
  • Weight capacity: 7,000 lbs
  • 1-Year warranty


CA-5196-B Ram Sleeve Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler - Flip Latch - 2" Ball - Black - 7,000 lbs






Customer Reviews

Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler - Flip Latch - Black - 2" Ball - 7,000 lbs - CA-5196-B

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (108 Customer Reviews)

The hinged ball socket and pin fastener on this coupler ensure a secure connection every time. The flip latch pulls the collar back to open the ball socket. The black powder coat finish is corrosion resistant.

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Was a little skeptical at first but this is a heavy duty trailer hitch. I have finished building my trailer and the latching mechanism works great and it was easy to install. This product is just as good if not better than Bulldog and at a lot nicer price. You can't go wrong with this one. 282518


Comments
Its been a year and I love my hitch no problems whatsoever I have pulled this thing everywhere and not a single flaw you wont go wrong with this one.
Larry S - 08/12/2017

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Worked great 887458



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The hitch was a great value for the price. I think next time I'll spend a little more and get a hitch that isn't quite so crudely made. 866389



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solid construction great quality 850478



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A great alternative to the flip down mechanism normally installed on trailers. Much more heavy duty. 797524



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Works great. Fits perfect, easy install. Durable product. Have changed all my trailers to this coupler. Highly recommend. 783663



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I received the product above in a timely manner, and was very satisfied with the quality of the product. Exactly what I wanted. Thank you very much, Greg 770674



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Awesome replacement for the hitch that was on our cargo trailer when purchased. We like the more sure and easier coupling with this style hitch. 762478



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I think it is far superior to other styles of trailer couplings. 756852



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Great product. Have one on all five of my trailers. Sturdy and well built. Fits perfectly and easy to install. 744591



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Good value 735270



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Hitch was shipped quickly and works great. Well made. 732969



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Good product, good service 718825



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Item as described 707769



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Everything is good super fast and easy berry berry good 692125



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The staff is excellent there they helped me a lot on the phone and I like it because you can talk direct to the person you're working with thank you again 659217



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Your coupler replaced a damaged coupler on a light duty utility trailer. Works fine. 651210



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We are very happy with how these are holding up to our use! 644297



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Super bright and easy to install. 497448



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Fast effective coupling for my trailer. 482548



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Shipped very quickly and was exactly what I was looking for. 470894



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The shipment of the coupler cam in earlier than expected. It was he right product the first time. I personally do not order many things online. I was however very please with etrailer and how quickly they expedited my order. Thank you and I look forward to doing business with etrailer in the future. 469536



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Loved the personal service and the help. I tried a few other sources before going online to order from etrailer. One place I tried was an online tool dealer, and their online site was a mess without help and so was a retail location. etrailer, was quick to find me exactly what I needed and got me fixed up in just a few minutes. From now on all my trailer needs will be fulfilled from etrailer!!! 466193



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This is a quality product for a very reasonable price. I will continue to shop etrailer for all of the greatness that it is. 459816



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This is a quality product for a very reasonable price. I will continue to shop etrailer for all of the greatness that it is. 459815


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Ask the Experts about this etrailer A-Frame Trailer Coupler

  • Is Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler # CA-5196-B Designed for Weld On 50 Degree A-Frames
    Yes, the Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler # CA-5196-B that you referenced is a weld-on coupler designed to fit 50 degree A-frame trailers like you mentioned. Nearly all A-frame trailers are 50 degree so it's hard to find A-frame couplers that are designed for a different angle.
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  • Recommended Coupler And Hitch Lock Combination Keyed Alike
    For your sleeve-lock coupler, I recommend the Master Lock Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock and Coupler Lock Set - 1-1/4" and 2" Hitches # 3794DAT. This will give you the hitch lock, the coupler ball lock and the pin lock. This kit is the best kit that has all three components keyed alike. If you want a better fit, you may need to move to a system with different keys. This Master Lock Set is very nice, but if you want the best coupler lock, I recommend you get something like the Blaylock...
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  • Determining True Capacity of Trailer When Title and Coupler List Different Limits
    A trailer is always going to be limited by its weakest component. This means that even if everything else on the trailer (axle, hubs, wheels, suspension, etc) is rated for 7,000 pounds, you will still need to adhere to the 5,000 pound limit on the coupler. I'm not really sure why a trailer manufacturer would install a lower rated coupler on a trailer. It's also possible that it wasn't the manufacturer but a previous owner who needed to replace the coupler and simply didn't pay close...
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  • Coupler Solution for A-Frame Trailer that Has Non-Standard Angle for A-Frame
    The Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler # CA-5196-B was designed for attaching to the standard 50 degree a-frame channels found at the front of trailers. If you have a different angle that doesn't sit flush a better choice might be to go with a channel mounted style coupler like the part # BDA2003C0317. The channel welds to the front of the trailer where the channels meet and the coupler then attaches into the channel.
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  • Replacement for Shelby 5107 A-Frame Trailer Coupler
    Based on my research the Shelby 5107 coupler looks to be an A-frame coupler that accepts a 2" ball, though I was unable to find the weight capacity as this seems to be an older coupler. For a replacement coupler there are a few different options, depending on the weight capacity you require. These are all bolt-on A-frame couplers that accept a 2" ball: - 5,000 lbs: A-Frame Coupler with Black Paint Finish # CA5100B - 7,000 lbs: Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler - Flip Latch # CA-5196-B -...
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  • Compatibility of Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler CA-5196-B with Weigh Safe 2-Ball Mount
    I pulled both the Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler # CA-5196-B that you have on your trailer and the Weigh Safe 2-Ball Mount # WS6-25 from our warehouse in order to ensure they will fit without issue. When attaching the coupler to the 2 inch hitch ball, there was plenty of clearance between the lip of the coupler and the vertical surface on the ball mount. I have attached an image that shows this fit for you to check out. The Weigh Safe 2-Ball Mount is a great product with a built...
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  • Troubleshooting Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Coupler That Will Not Release
    With a sleeve-lock A-frame coupler like # CA-5196H-B or # CA-5196-B with the flip latch you can sometimes loosen the coupler's grip on the hitch ball by standing on the vehicle bumper and rocking it or jumping to cause motion of the ball within the coupler. This will often help loosen things up. Applying ball grease # 58117 when you couple the vehicle and trailer is a good idea since this will tend to prevent entry of water (that can cause corrosion) and also block road grit and other...
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  • Does BlayLock Coupler Lock # BLTL-22 Fit 2003 Ram Collar Lock Style Coupler
    Yes, the BlayLock Coupler Lock part # BLTL-22 does fit your Ram coupler jack that is a collar lock style like the # CA-5196-B. Your Ram coupler and the # CA-5196-B are the same as they are both made by same company.
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  • Extended A-Frame Coupler with 2 Inch Ball for a Casita Travel Trailer
    Yes, there are trailer couplers that have a greater distance between the center of the coupler where the ball sits to the center of the jack tube hole. However, this is not really by design for this exact purpose and I am not sure it would get you the extra clearance you need to lower your tailgate without hitting the tongue jack. The best option for this is an extended ball mount like you are using now. That said, the Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler part # CA-5196-B will provide...
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