Bulldog Cast Head Coupler w/ Wedge Latch - 2-5/16" Ball - 3-Position Channel - 14,000 lbs

Bulldog Cast Head Coupler w/ Wedge Latch - 2-5/16" Ball - 3-Position Channel - 14,000 lbs

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Durable cast coupler features the easy-to-use Wedge Latch for simple, quick hookup and comes with a 4" adjustable bracket that offers 3 positions for height variance. Call 800-298-8924 to order Bulldog adjustable trailer coupler part number BDA2563C0317 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Bulldog products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Bulldog Cast Head Coupler w/ Wedge Latch - 2-5/16" Ball - 3-Position Channel - 14,000 lbs. Adjustable Trailer Coupler reviews from real customers.
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Bulldog Adjustable Trailer Coupler - BDA2563C0317

  • 2-5/16 Inch Ball Coupler
  • Coupler with Bracket
  • 14000 lbs GTW
  • Bulldog
  • Trigger Latch
  • 4 Inch Height Adjustment

Durable cast coupler features the easy-to-use Wedge Latch for simple, quick hookup and comes with a 4" adjustable bracket that offers 3 positions for height variance.


Features:

  • Heavy-duty coupler is ideal for utility, livestock, cargo and construction trailers
  • Wedge-style latch is secure and easy to use
  • Adjustable coupler mounts to weld-on channel bracket
    • 3-position channel bracket and bolts included
  • Mounting hardware included


Specs:

  • Application: Bulldog adjustable channel bracket
    • 4" Adjustable height
  • Ball size: 2-5/16"
  • Length: 9-1/4"
  • Coupler width: 2-7/8"
  • Distance between center of mounting holes to center of mounting holes: 2"
  • Capacity: 14,000 lbs
  • Limited 5-year warranty


A2563C0317 Bulldog Adjustable Channel Mount, Wedge-Latch Cast Head Coupler with 3-Position Bracket - 14,000 lbs







Video of Bulldog Cast Head Coupler w/ Wedge Latch - 2-5/16" Ball - 3-Position Channel - 14,000 lbs


Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Review of Bulldog Adjustable Trailer Coupler - Coupler with Bracket - BDA2563C0317

Today we are going to take a look at the Bulldog cast head coupler for a 2 5/16 diameter ball with the adjustable three position channel and this has a 14,000 pound weight capacity.Now this heavy duty coupler is ideal for utility, livestock, cargo, and construction trailers. It does use this wedge style latch, which is secure and very easy to use, has a release down here that will release it and then you just lift the latch all the way up to open it.I happened to pull here's a 2 5/16 diameter hitch ball, and you can see that the coupler will go right over the ball and then you release it, and then the little latch at the bottom will hold it into place. Now there is a hole in the latch here that you could actually put a coupler lock through there for extra security if you prefer, and then to release it just pull up again to release the handle, lift up on the latch, and it will remove it right from the coupler just like that.Now the channel bracket, right here, this can be bolted to or welded to the trailer. You can see it is a three different position channel bracket. It does give you a four inch adjustable height when you put the coupler here. Now, the coupler will mount to this adjustable channel bracket and this is the mounting hardware that is included that will attach the coupler to the channel.So again, if we just line the holes up, find the correct hole, slide it all the way through, just like that, and then slide the other bolt all the way through.

Then, take your nuts with the lock nuts on them and just go ahead and install those. Of course, you will tighten those all the way and that will put it at the position you need and again you can move it to whatever position you like.Now the specs on this again, it is designed to fit a 2 5/16 diameter ball. The coupler length, which is going to be . We're going to measure from the back of the coupler to the very front of the coupler. You're going to be looking at about 9 1/4".

The coupler width is going to be right at edge to edge about 2 7/8". Now the bracket itself, height on just the bracket is going to be right at 7 3/4" and the overall width on the bracket is right at 3 5/8" and of course the inside measurement width is 3".Now the distance between the center of the mounting holes, in other words from one hole to the other, center to center is going to be 2" and again the weight capacity on this is going to be 14,000 pounds. That should do it for the review on the Bulldog cast head coupler for a 2 5/16 diameter ball with the adjustable 3 position channel and a 14,000 pound weight capacity.


Customer Reviews

Bulldog Cast Head Coupler w/ Wedge Latch - 2-5/16" Ball - 3-Position Channel - 14,000 lbs - BDA2563C0317

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (17 Customer Reviews)

Durable cast coupler features the easy-to-use Wedge Latch for simple, quick hookup and comes with a 4" adjustable bracket that offers 3 positions for height variance.

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As always, I'm very happy with my purchase. Fast shipping, getting exactly what I ordered. They always keep me up to date on my orders. Will continue to use them 196689



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Everything was great but I would suggest that it show prices also in CAD on the site! 464364



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This will work perfect and I will keep working with etrailer for all of the necessary parts that I am desperate for They always have the best items to choose from 619271



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Great 575864



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GREAT COMPANY TO DO BUSINESS WITH,EVERYTHING WAS JUST AS LISTED GOOD PRICE ,GREAT SHIPPING !! 505246



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Thank you Sandy, you told me it would be delivered Fri and it was 461037



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Used this to replace the stock coupler on a new trailer. It is just what was needed. Good experience and good follow-up from the seller. 250080



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Nice heavy duty 235362



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This is what the old trailer needed to start with.Thanks for the speedy service.Junglejim 213204



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I've ordered several of these this year alone. The customer service is impeccable and I always get exactly what I am looking for within the quoted time. Etrailer.com is a great asset for my company, B & S Cold Storage on Wheels, Inc, in Asheville, NC. 208780



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I've ordered several this year and as always, it's exactly what I wanted. It was shipped within the quoted time. 202596



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Just like I ordered and in the quoted time. Very happy 181663



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Just as I ordered. Friendly service and very timely delivery as always. Will order from eTrailer again 171796



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Product seems to be what we needed and expected. 136637


Comments

working just fine

Mark T - 06/24/2015

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Durable product, just as described. Thanks for great communication & prompt service. 121558


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Holding up great. Only down side is every time I use it, it means more hard work is in the near future...wish it was on a recreational trailer, not a work trailer.

Mike - 03/21/2015

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Good product, like this style of hitch. Ordered two to take off of another trailer and replace with this one. 49240



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Coupling is as advertised. What was really excellent was the very fast service I got from Etrailer.com. Thanks, Mike 30027


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Ask the Experts about this Bulldog Adjustable Trailer Coupler

Do you have a question about this Adjustable Trailer Coupler?


  • How to Mount an Adjustable Trailer Coupler
  • Adjustable trailer couplers are not going to mount to your truck; they will attach to the frame of your trailer. Some of the adjustable couplers, such as the Bulldog Cast Head # BDA2563C0317 come with the mounting hardware to weld onto the frame of your trailer. Others, such as the Demco # DM15791-81, come with the channel bracket # DM66134 and mounting hardware # DM6166 separately. I've added a link to our page with each of our 2-5/16" adjustable trailer couplers for you to take a look at.
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  • Is Small Amount of Play Between Coupler and Channel Mount Acceplable
  • A little bit of play between the coupler and the channel is normal. As long as the bolts are properly torqued, the play won't damage or harm anything. I've confirmed this with my Bulldog representative.
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  • Looking for Replacement Channel Mount Coupler
  • It looks like you're needing a cast coupler that mounts to a channel that's welded to the trailer, is that correct? If you're needing the coupler with a 2-5/16 inch ball, the Bulldog # BDA2563C0317 should work well for you. If you're needing a coupler lock, I'd recommend # e98886. The coupler does include the channel mount.
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