1. Adjustable Trailer Coupler
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  3. 2-5/16 Inch Ball Coupler
  4. Coupler Only
  5. 14000 lbs GTW
  6. Thumb Latch
Trailer Coupler - Adjustable Channel Mount - Thumb Latch - Black - 2-5/16" Ball - 14,000 lbs

Trailer Coupler - Adjustable Channel Mount - Thumb Latch - Black - 2-5/16" Ball - 14,000 lbs

Item # CTA-400
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Coupler adjusts to match the height on your tow vehicle, allowing for a variety of applications. Push latch down and slide forward or back to open or close ball socket. Includes grade 8 mounting bolts. Adjustable channel bracket is sold separately. Call 800-298-8924 to order etrailer adjustable trailer coupler part number CTA-400 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all etrailer products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Trailer Coupler - Adjustable Channel Mount - Thumb Latch - Black - 2-5/16" Ball - 14,000 lbs. Adjustable Trailer Coupler reviews from real customers.
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etrailer Adjustable Trailer Coupler - CTA-400

  • 2-5/16 Inch Ball Coupler
  • Coupler Only
  • 14000 lbs GTW
  • etrailer
  • Thumb Latch

Coupler adjusts to match the height on your tow vehicle, allowing for a variety of applications. Push latch down and slide forward or back to open or close ball socket. Includes grade 8 mounting bolts. Adjustable channel bracket is sold separately.


Features:

  • Ball coupler lets you hook up your trailer to your tow vehicle
    • Provides connection point for hitch ball
  • Thumb latch makes it easy to clamp around ball
    • Push latch down and slide it back toward the trailer to open the ball socket
    • Push latch down and slide it forward to close
  • Channel bracket (sold separately) lets you adjust the coupler's height to match different tow vehicles
    • Grade 8 mounting hardware included
  • Sturdy steel construction
  • Black powder coat finish provides corrosion resistance
  • SAE J684 certified


Specs:

  • Application: 3" wide channel bracket
  • Ball size: 2-5/16"
  • Length: 8-1/4" from center of mounting hole to front edge
  • Pin hole diameter: 5/16"
    • Minimum span needed for pin or pin lock: 7/8"
  • Weight capacity: 14,000 lbs
  • Weight: 8.7 lbs
  • 1-Year warranty


CTA-400 Ram Adjustable Trailer Coupler - Thumb Latch - 2-5/16" Ball - Black - 14,000 lbs






Customer Reviews

Trailer Coupler - Adjustable Channel Mount - Thumb Latch - Black - 2-5/16" Ball - 14,000 lbs - CTA-400

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (68 Customer Reviews)

Coupler adjusts to match the height on your tow vehicle, allowing for a variety of applications. Push latch down and slide forward or back to open or close ball socket. Includes grade 8 mounting bolts. Adjustable channel bracket is sold separately.

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Excellent service. Upgraded shipping for no extra charge. The right part the first time. Can't ask for much more. Thank you 725834



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Perfect fit, definitely a quality produ ct. 629312



- CTA-400
by: 09/24/2020

The hitch worked great and plenty strong so far. The only problem was the first 10 trips or so when disconnecting trailer the thumb latch release would get jammed and required prying it loose w a crow bar...but since its releasing easier now. Great it had all necessary hardware too. Good product. 891842



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fast shipping! 873313



- CTA-400
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Great product. Perfect fit and fast sh ipping 861265



- CTA-400
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Great product, built sturdy and works like it should, direct replacement for old one at an excellent price 850723



- CTA-400
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Works great - easily adjusted with a couple of wrenches. 844990



- CTA-400
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hello all right thanks for shipping already mounted on my trailer 831391



- CTA-400
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Very heavy duty. 817571



- CTA-400
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A quality product. Our customers log many miles with their trailers and have been able to go on the road with confidence. I have made a couple of returns and customer service was attentive. 806445



- CTA-400
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Fantastic company! Will recomend to everyone I know! Every thing I ordered was just as advertised and the shipping was free and fast. Less than 1 week and I had my package! Included in the package was all 3 things I ordered. A 2007 Chevrolet Express heavy duty receiver, a tongue for my trailer and a trailer wiring harnes that just attatched to my Epress's oem tail lights inside the vans inner panels! All 3 things were super easy to install with directions and all 3 things work super well! 801556



- CTA-400
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User for a year so far. Utilized on an offroad Camp trailer, custom built. No issues, strong product. Great range of height adjustment for use on my different vehicles. When it comes time to sell the trailer, It should increase the number of potential buyers due to the versatility in vehicle stance. 797709



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Product as described. Worked perfectly. On time shipping and excellent customer service! 797649



- CTA-400
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Correct product Fast shipping Good qu ality. 792557



- CTA-400
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Wow! Never expected the order this quick , thank you 791562



- CTA-400
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great service and timely delivery 782102



- CTA-400
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Arrived in a timely fashion and is more heavy duty than I was expecting. 779709



- CTA-400
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Solid hitch, fits and works well. 779049



- CTA-400
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Got my quality products fast at a fair price. Highly recommend etrailer for all ur trailer needs 776830



- CTA-400
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Nice sturdy product works perfectly fast shipping 774261



- CTA-400
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Great communications, quick shipping, and a perfect fit! Reached out after initial order to check sizes and they worked with me to ensure I got what I needed. I wish I had another trailer to restore! 766275



- CTA-400
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Product description was on the money and exactly what I needed. Thanks to everyone at trailer! 762906



- CTA-400
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Fit perfectly! Will work great for my car trailer 757579



- CTA-400
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Trailer came with a pintle ring, it has finally shown enough wear to need replacing, opted for the 25/16 coupler to eliminate the slop I'm the ring Love the ball coupler. 757308



- CTA-400
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Much better than drop hitches on the truck. Can be swapped out for a pointless eye. 735727


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Ask the Experts about this etrailer Adjustable Trailer Coupler

  • Distance Between Mounting Holes of Trailer Coupler CTA-400
    You are on the money because the distance between the mounting holes of Trailer Coupler # CTA-400 is 2 inches on center, like you mentioned. You are also correct that this is a standard distance and will allow you to use a number of different adjustable channels, depending on the adjustment you need. The most common channel brackets for this coupler are the Ram 3-Position Adjustable Channel Bracket for Couplers - 6" Height Adjustment # CTA-CB4 or 8" Height Adjustment # CTA-CB6. The...
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  • Are Bolts Necessary to Mount Adjustable Channel Trailer Coupler
    While I completely understand it can be a bit of a pain and more time-consuming than you'd like, I have to recommend you only use the included bolts that come with an adjustable channel trailer coupler such as # CTA-400. Using these bolts (which are grade 8 bolts) ensure the coupler maintains its capacity and stability for the safest towing set up. I know it's not the answer you were looking for but the only option to help prevent theft is to add a lock to the latch, the Master Lock...
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  • What is the Torque Spec for the Bolts that Come with 2-5/16 Inch Channel Coupler # CTA-400
    The bolts for channel mount coupler # CTA-400 have the markings for grade 8 bolts. They are 5/8 inch coarse threaded bolts so the minimum torque value is 159 and the max is 212 (foot pounds). Once torqued down the force will cause the metal of the channel to flex inward some.
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  • Torque Figure for Installing Adjustable Channel Mount Trailer Coupler CTA-400
    The bolts for channel mount coupler # CTA-400 have the markings for grade 8 bolts. They are 5/8 inch coarse threaded bolts so the minimum torque value is 159 and the max is 212 (foot pounds). Once torqued down the force will cause the metal of the channel to flex inward some. That said there isn't a minimum clearance figure needed for between the mount and the channel. As long as you have the proper torque rating you'd be good.
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  • What is the Mounting Hole Diameter for etrailer Adjustable Channel Mount Coupler CTA-400
    I went out to the warehouse to measure the mounting holes on trailer coupler # CTA-400. They measure 0.66 inches in diameter. This coupler does come with the mounting hardware as well. I have included a link to a video review of this coupler for you.
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  • Recommended Adjustable Channel for A-Frame Trailer
    The Demco 6-Hole Adjustable Channel Bracket - Weld On - 12" Tall - 21,000 lbs # DM66134 is the weld on option for your trailer. There isn't a complete kit we offer, but it sounds like you are seeking the Demco 50-Degree A-Frame Coupler without Jack Hole - Channel Mount # DM15349-52. You can then use a coupler like # CTA-400. If you want the support jack plate use # DL22763.
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  • Recommended Weight Distribution System for a CronKhite Equipment Trailer
    We can start by getting your the coupler you need. I recommend the Trailer Coupler - Adjustable Channel Mount - Thumb Latch - Black - 2-5/16" Ball - 14,000 lbs # CTA-400. This coupler will work well with a weight distribution system. Then I recommend the Reese Steadi-Flex Weight Distribution System w/ Sway Control - Trunnion - 12K GTW, 1.2K TW # RP66560 which is compatible with the surge brake actuator. You will need to bolt the brackets directly to your trailer frame if the brackets...
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  • Recommended Coupler for Channel Mount for 2-5/16 Inch Hitch Ball
    The specific ball size trailer couplers like the etrailer # CTA-400, the Pro Series # PSA256S0303 has a latch that is not adjustable and specific to the 2-5/16 inch hitch ball. It sounds like you are looking for the multi-ball adjustable coupler, and there is not that style of latch available in the channel mounted options we carry.
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