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Demco SL Series 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch - Single Jaw - 21,000 lbs

Demco SL Series 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch - Single Jaw - 21,000 lbs

Item # DM6076SL-21K
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Is this right for you? Product Expert Kathleen M says:

Yes, if you:

  • Need to have more adjustability front to back to balance the weight between your truck and trailer
  • Use your truck bed for more than just towing your fifth wheel and need to be able to take the hitch out easily
  • Get peace of mind from the reinforced, wraparound jaw

No, if you:

  • Have an eye for details and would be bothered by chipped paint that could eventually lead to rust
This hitch has two positioning options in your truck bed, and can be adjusted for your application. Sturdy wraparound jaw has a locking bar for added security. Pivoting head helps limit chucking. Polyurethane bumpers help create a smooth ride. 1-636-306-4830 to order Demco fifth wheel hitch part number DM6076SL-21K or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Demco products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Demco SL Series 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch - Single Jaw - 21,000 lbs. Fifth Wheel Hitch reviews from real customers.
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Demco Fifth Wheel Hitch - DM6076SL-21K

  • Fixed Fifth Wheel
  • 21000 lbs GTW
  • Demco
  • Above Bed Rails
  • Double Pivot
  • Premium - Single-Hook Jaw
  • 16 - 19 Inch Tall
  • 5250 lbs Vertical Load
  • 8 Inch Fore/Aft Travel

This hitch has two positioning options in your truck bed, and can be adjusted for your application. Sturdy wraparound jaw has a locking bar for added security. Pivoting head helps limit chucking. Polyurethane bumpers help create a smooth ride.


Features:

  • 5th-Wheel hitch mounts in your truck so you can tow your 5th-wheel trailer
  • This hitch allows for 2 different installation positions in your truck bed
    • Pull pins on base to release hitch
    • Manually move hitch so it's positioned 4" forward or 4" backward from the center
    • This style of hitch is popular in Canada
  • Wraparound, single-piece jaw provides a secure connection
    • 360-Degree jaw-to-king-pin contact
    • Less rattle and more security than slide-bar jaws
  • 3/4" Thick, solid steel locking bar reinforces the connection of your coupled trailer
    • Automatically locks into place when jaw closes
  • Double-pivot head eases hookup and helps to limit chucking
    • Pivots front to back and side to side
  • Cushioning polyurethane dampeners help reduce noise and absorb road shock
  • 4 Height settings to fit your application
  • Spring-loaded handle with comfort grip allows for simple coupling
    • Tethered safety pin lets you secure the handle in the open or the closed position
  • Sturdy steel construction with corrosion-resistant powder coat finish
  • Simple installation with Demco SL Series base rails and custom installation kit (sold separately)
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Gross towing weight: 21,000 lbs
  • Vertical load limit: 5,250 lbs
  • Hitch height: 16" - 19"
  • Travel: 8" front to back
  • 5-Year limited warranty


Secure Wraparound Jaw with Locking Bar

Wraparound Jaw

The single-piece, strong wraparound jaw completely surrounds your trailer's king pin for 360 degrees of contact. This wraparound jaw provides a more secure connection than standard 2-piece jaws that close in on the king pin from the sides. The increased jaw-to-king-pin contact on the SL Series hitch offers tighter tolerances around the king pin, which minimizes both rattle and chucking, for a smooth, quiet ride.


A 3/4" thick solid steel locking bar spans the area in front of the jaw. This bar provides an added barrier of protection against accidental disconnection so you can have peace of mind that your trailer is secure. The locking bar is attached to the jaw and to the spring-loaded handle. The bar automatically locks when the jaw closes around your king pin.


Double-Pivot, Cushioned Hitch Head

Double Pivoting Head

The double pivoting, cushioned head improves your towing experience dramatically by helping to reduce jarring and unwanted noise. Built-in pins allow the hitch head to pivot back and forth and side to side. And hookup is easy because the hitch head will automatically pivot to the proper angle when it comes into contact with your pin box.


Dampeners

Three polyurethane dampeners help to cushion the movement from the pivoting head and to reduce towing noise. Two of these dampeners are built into the head assembly to cushion the head's side-to-side pivoting. The third dampener cushions the back-and-forth motion and must be installed in the hitch prior to use. Installation of this third dampener is easy - simply press the dampener up into the pre-drilled hole underneath the hitch head.


Easy Installation

This hitch is designed to attach to Demco SL Series above-bed rails (sold separately). To assemble the hitch, all you have to do is bolt on the side plates and attach the head to the hitch base.


The side plates have 2 functions. They contain the feet that pin into the SL rails, and they allow you to raise or lower the hitch head to better match your pin box height. After you choose your desired height setting, simply bolt the side plates to the hitch base with the included hardware. Then attach the base to the rails with the pull pins.



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Customer Reviews

Demco SL Series 5th Wheel Trailer Hitch - Single Jaw - 21,000 lbs - DM6076SL-21K

Average Customer Rating:  4.6 out of 5 stars   (28 Customer Reviews)

This hitch has two positioning options in your truck bed, and can be adjusted for your application. Sturdy wraparound jaw has a locking bar for added security. Pivoting head helps limit chucking. Polyurethane bumpers help create a smooth ride.

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I’m a repeat customer, I had the hijacker in my old truck and let it go when I sold the truck. When we bought our next Fifth wheel, I contacted etrailer because I wanted another Hijacker, this one is the 21000 model, easy to order, quick delivery and a superior Fifthwheel coupler, thank you etrailer




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Missing some nuts boats and washers definitely in poor shipping




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


This product showed up damaged and missing parts. I sent etrailer an email exhaling as such and that now this item is worthless to me and had to hire someone to tow my gooseneck trailer. That email was ignored of course and instead I receive this email from Carol asking me to review the product. Well when it shows up and the box is ripped open and parts are missing it is not very effective. Worst customer service EVER!!! Wasted money having it express shipped.


Comments
Thank you for bringing this to our attention. Our customer service team should be reaching out to you in the near future.
-- Etrailer Expert Brooke M - 10/29/2021


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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


Packaging could be better, 2 boxes were torn open with loose hardware. Only missing 1 washer though.
Got it installed in 3 hours happy with it so far.




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


I built a custom flatbed for my 2002 f250 and needed a fifth wheel hitch that is low profile to get my toy hauler level. This hitch was perfect for the job! I am pleased with its locking mechanism and there is no bucking or slap while on the highway. It allows me to unhitch at a ridiculous angle if needed! I just purchased a new 2019 F350 Dually and will absolutely buy a new Demco for that truck as well!




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


Nice hitch, works well. A couple of tight spots for placing nuts during installation but otherwise works as described.


Comments
Works very well lots of use
William H - 10/26/2021


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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


Great product great value. Ordering was easy. Communication and shipping tracking was easy even for this old non techie. Arrived in Washington state ginger quick and it’s exactly what I wanted/needed. Definitely my new go to place to check FIRST for anything they carry!




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


Purchased this hitch and brackets and it preformed as it should.
good products and great customer service at E-trailer.




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


I was impressed by the customer service staff at Etrailer. Diana helped me with my order and went out of her way to price matched the competition, with free shipping. The 5th wheel hitch they sent me was what I wanted and shipping was amazingly fast(I ordered on a Tuesday and had everything by Friday). I am not usually one to write reviews but they deserve two thumbs up and an excellent review from me. I will emphasize that they have excellent customer service and I will definitely do business with these guys in the future. Thank you etrailer!!




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


AWESOME!
I came to etrailer because
I needed a "low profile" 5th wheel hitch. I scrubbed the internet and the closest I came to was a 18" rise. I found just what I needed made by Demco. The price was a little suspect considering even here the price was at least $250 cheaper than anything else on the eTrailer page. I live in Iowa and see Demco grain trailers all over the place and figured farmers don't generally buy the cheapest so what the heck. Before I pressed the "Pay" button I looked at the Demco website, saw they were located in Iowa and gave them a call. I talked with a rep. who said the company bought the hitch line a few years ago from a Canadian company and that they were selling well. When I told them the price from etrailer he said "Buy, you won't find it cheaper at any of our distributors" So back to the "Pay" button. Then it got weird.
Later that day a young lady called me from etrailer to inform me that the item was "out of stock" and did I want to wait, choose something else or get my $ back. I told her that I couldn't beat their deal so I said I'll wait, she said "OK it should ship in two-three weeks". I told her don't ship anything until you can ship the hitch and the rails. Next morning, I got an email, "Your order has shipped" Wait what . . . ?
At that point I jump on the phone and called etrailer's 800 number. Another rep says "can I help you?" I said how do you bend time? she pulled up my order and says "Oh I see what happened, another person had ordered the same hitch and also told them not to ship an incomplete order also" This guy was waiting for something to be completed in June and they reordered the hitch and he would get his whole order also. Cool huh? I love that kind of flexibility in business. Lastly shipping. My product probably came in at 130+ pounds. Everyone else wanted more than $100.00 for shipping, mine was FREE. I would say I saved about $300.00 by buying at etrailer. With a great money back policy you really don't have anything to lose.
Jeff Hauser.




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


The hitch works great. I use it to pull a 17500 Lb. 5th wheel. It was easy to install and when I need to use my truck to haul something else the hitch is every easy to remove.




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


Whoever handles my call and my order should be promoted to a senior management position. Excellent communication, knowledge and service.




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


It’s got an amazing look when I get on my truck.


Comments
I love it. Works like a dream and extremely easy to use
Cody - 08/14/2021


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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


Great hitch, just used it for our first outing and everything pulled like a dream. More than that e-trailer was great to order from. The product was sent out quickly with tracking number attached, my hitch showed up earlier that expected. I will order from these guys again!




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


I CALLED ON FRIDAY AFTER NOON AND TALKED TO ADRIANNA H ORDERED A DEMCO 5TH WHEEL HITCH AND RAILS MY ORDER SHIPPED THAT DAY AND WAS IN PEORIA IL ON MONDAY




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


Order the hitch on Saturday night and all 4 packages arrived right on time Thursday afternoon. I felt this hitch was a good compromise between cost and function. I was looking for a sliding hitch that had a clean look but couldn't justify the auto sliding ones. This hitch fit the bill perfectly.




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


I received my order ahead of schedule and in good condition. Installed hitch and it is working as described. I will order from etrailer again.




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


This works excellent, price was good, haul my toyhauler all over no problems.




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


Great hitch for the money. Terrific val ue.




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


Product was as described. Fast service.




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Review from a similar Hijacker SL Series in Fifth Wheel Hitch


I just got it haven't had a chance to look at it yet but very fast shipping, thank you!




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Great service. Placed my order and my product was delivered in amazing time. I will order again.



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