1. A-Frame Trailer Coupler
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  3. 2-5/16 Inch Ball Coupler
  4. Weld-On
  5. 12500 lbs GTW
  6. Standard Coupler
Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler - Flip Latch - Black - 2-5/16" Ball - 12,500 lbs

Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler - Flip Latch - Black - 2-5/16" Ball - 12,500 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-5296-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 - 2-5/16" Ball - 12,500 lbs. A-Frame Trailer Coupler reviews from real customers.
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etrailer A-Frame Trailer Coupler - CA-5296-B

  • 2-5/16 Inch Ball Coupler
  • Weld-On
  • 12500 lbs GTW
  • Standard Coupler
  • etrailer
  • 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: 2-5/16"
  • Jack hole diameter: 2-1/4"
  • Overall dimensions: 17-1/4" long x 10-1/4" wide
  • Pin hole diameter: 5/16"
    • Minimum span needed for pin or pin lock: 2-1/4"
  • Weight capacity: 12,500 lbs
  • 1-Year warranty


CA-5296-B Ram Sleeve Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler - Flip Latch - 2-5/16" Ball - Black - 12,500 lbs





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Video Transcript for etrailer A-Frame Trailer Coupler - Standard Coupler - CA-5296-B Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at an A-frame trailer coupler for a 2 and 5/16 inch hitch ball. This A-frame coupler is going to let you hook up your trailer to your tow vehicle. It is a weld-on installation. You've got the connection point for your hitch ball up here at the socket. The unit's going to feature a gross weight capacity of 12,500 pounds and a maximum tunneling capacity of 1,875 pounds. The unit's going to feature this sleeve-lock design that's going to ensure a nice, tight, secure fit around the hitch ball. And it's going to have the pin-style fastener to hold the collar in place around the ball for a secure connection.

That can be replaced with a locking pin. Your locking pin is sold separately but we do carry those at etrailer.com if you're interested. Now to open the unit to connect to a hitch ball, first we would need to go ahead and remove the pin. That's going to be held onto the coupler with a safety chain so we don't have to worry about misplacing that or losing that. It's got this larger lever here on top that we can just slide open, just like that very easy to do, and it kicks out this piece here which means that our socket or coupler is open to receive the hitch ball. Now we can drop this on our hitch ball and to secure it, we simply just need to push this back in and release the collar back down. The easiest way I find to do that, is to push in on the lever, push in on this piece right here and slowly let the collar back over that piece.

When it's fully down we can go ahead and take the pin, re-insert it and secure it by placing the clip on the other side. Now this coupler is made from a steel construction. It's going to feature a black powder-coat finish on it, so it's going to be protected from rust and corrosion. At the back it's going to have the built-in jack attachment point. It's going to allow for quick and easy mounting of a round utility jack and it's going to have the 3 pre-drilled pre-threaded mount holes for your round utility jack. Now when it comes to the overall dimensions of the coupler, measuring from very back to very front, we're looking at an overall measurement of about 17 and 1/4 of an inch. The overall width measuring from edge-to-edge, this is going to give us an overall measurement of about 10 and 1/4 of an inch.

Then internal, so inside edge to inside edge, we're looking at about 9 and 3/4 of an inch wide. Now on the latch mechanism, I did mention that you can replace the included pin, the locking pin. That pinhole's going to measure 5/16th of an inch in diameter, and then you need to make sure that your pin has a minimum span or usable pin length of at least 2 and 1/4 of an inch to work with this coupler. If you're in need of a coupler lock, they are sold separately and can be found right here at etrailer.com. That's going to do it for today's look at the A-frame trailer coupler for a 2 and 5/16 hitch ball .


Customer Reviews

Sleeve-Lock A-Frame Trailer Coupler - Flip Latch - Black - 2-5/16" Ball - 12,500 lbs - CA-5296-B

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (82 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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Replaced my 2" receiver with this one. My welder made the swap and I'm rock solid now when towing my car trailer. 721020



- CA-5296-B
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Exactly what I needed and arrived in a timely manner. Measurements were spot on for a perfect replacement of the original. I will continue to use etrailer for all of my needs prices and service are great! 357946



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excellent buy well made, at a fraction of the price I have seen at most retailers. I highly recommend this product. I am converting all my bumper pull trailers to this style coupling as I want to use one ball one type and never have worry about hooking up with the wrong ball 471857



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Product was as advertised. Shipped qui ck. 564971



- CA-5296-B
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Good product - well built. Extremely fast shipping. 498821



- CA-5296-B
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Great prices fast shipping thumbs up 730333



- CA-5296-B
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Haven't installed it but the mechanisms seem to work well on the bench. 705610



- CA-5296-B
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100% muy buen servivio... 692126



- CA-5296-B
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Fast shipping, easy to order and great parts 677223



- CA-5296-B
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Couldn't be better. 647525



- CA-5296-B
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Came in timely manner and in good shape. 589279



- CA-5296-B
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While planning the build of my ATV trailer I found E Trailer was easy to shop their web page. Placed my order and receivied very good communications about receiving my order, shipping my order with shipping information, then the day it was delivered a follow up to make sure everything was as expected? Yes it was as I had expected, every part was the correct part and the quality I had demanded. Thank you for easy business. 330145



- CA-5296-B
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Nice hitch for the money, heavy duty. 303276



- CA-5296-B
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Very very happy 255320



- CA-5196H-B
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Review from a similar etrailer Sleeve-Lock in A-Frame Trailer Coupler


very good quality, works great.quick ship,good tracking information. 310528



- CTA-296
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Review from a similar etrailer Sleeve-Lock in A-Frame Trailer Coupler


Good Quality Great Price 515377



- CTA-196
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Review from a similar etrailer Sleeve-Lock in A-Frame Trailer Coupler


Great product for the money 468548



- CTA-196
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Review from a similar etrailer Sleeve-Lock in A-Frame Trailer Coupler


great price 556723



- CA-5196-B
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Review from a similar etrailer Sleeve-Lock in A-Frame Trailer Coupler


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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Review from a similar etrailer Sleeve-Lock in A-Frame Trailer Coupler


Love these things, we have many trailers, small and large, installed this style couple on all of them! Only one gave us trouble, we jack knifed it and dented the slip collar so it wouldnt release, so we hammered it back, detached, cut the collar in two halves, removed the sleavespring, and welded the halves back over the coupler, took 15min and it works good as new, other style couplers are destroyed by the accidental jack knifing, not these ! 278786



- CTA-196
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Review from a similar etrailer Sleeve-Lock in A-Frame Trailer Coupler


Just what we were looking for. and he shipping was awesome. 619513



- CA-5296H-B
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Review from a similar etrailer Sleeve-Lock in A-Frame Trailer Coupler


I used this for a dump trailer to replace regular coupler. It makes hook up much easier than the ordinary coupler as the lower end of the coupler does not get caught and you don't have to be exactly right on to connect. 738520



- CA-5196-B
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Review from a similar etrailer Sleeve-Lock in A-Frame Trailer Coupler


Good value 735270



- CA-5196-B
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Review from a similar etrailer Sleeve-Lock in A-Frame Trailer Coupler


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



- CA-5296H-B
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Review from a similar etrailer Sleeve-Lock in A-Frame Trailer Coupler


My order showed up a day early, everything I ordered was present and accounted for in great condition. Very pleased from the time I entered the etrailer.com website through the delivery. As well as great products after opening boxes to see them. 731026


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