1. Straight Tongue Trailer Coupler
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  3. 1-7/8 Inch Ball Coupler
  4. 3 Inch Channel
  5. Standard Coupler
  6. 2000 lbs GTW
Channel Tongue Trailer Coupler - Trigger Latch - Zinc - 1-7/8" Ball - Bolt On - 2,000 lbs

Channel Tongue Trailer Coupler - Trigger Latch - Zinc - 1-7/8" Ball - Bolt On - 2,000 lbs

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Straight-tongue coupler bolts onto your 3" wide trailer tongue. Pull trigger and pull up on the latch to open the ball socket. The durable zinc offers superior rust resistance, making it perfect for boat trailers and similar applications. Lowest Prices for the best straight tongue trailer coupler from etrailer. Channel Tongue Trailer Coupler - Trigger Latch - Zinc - 1-7/8" Ball - Bolt On - 2,000 lbs part number CT-2003-Z can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-1624 for expert service.
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etrailer Straight Tongue Trailer Coupler - CT-2003-Z

  • 1-7/8 Inch Ball Coupler
  • 3 Inch Channel
  • Standard Coupler
  • 2000 lbs GTW
  • Bolt-On
  • Trigger Latch
  • etrailer

Straight-tongue coupler bolts onto your 3" wide trailer tongue. Pull trigger and pull up on the latch to open the ball socket. The durable zinc offers superior rust resistance, making it perfect for boat trailers and similar applications.


Features:

  • Channel-tongue coupler lets you hook up your trailer to your tow vehicle
    • Provides connection point for hitch ball
  • Trigger latch allows for safe and easy coupling and uncoupling
    • Pull trigger and pull up on latch to open ball socket
  • Sturdy steel construction
  • Durable zinc finish provides superior corrosion resistance
  • SAE J684 certified
  • Bolt-on installation
    • Hardware not included


Specs:

  • Ball size: 1-7/8"
  • Channel width: 3"
  • Overall dimensions: 9-1/4" long x 4-1/4" wide
  • Distance between mounting holes (center to center): 2-1/4"
  • Pin hole diameter: 5/16"
    • Minimum span needed for pin or pin lock: 5/8"
  • Weight capacity: 2,000 lbs
  • 1-Year warranty


CT-2003-Z Ram Straight Channel Tongue Trailer Coupler - Trigger Latch - 1-7/8" Ball - Zinc - 2,000 lbs

Replaces Husky Tow 87072






Customer Reviews

Channel Tongue Trailer Coupler - Trigger Latch - Zinc - 1-7/8" Ball - Bolt On - 2,000 lbs - CT-2003-Z

Average Customer Rating:  4.7 out of 5 stars   (50 Customer Reviews)

Straight-tongue coupler bolts onto your 3" wide trailer tongue. Pull trigger and pull up on the latch to open the ball socket. The durable zinc offers superior rust resistance, making it perfect for boat trailers and similar applications.

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I bought the channel tongue trailer coupler because it was cheaper than the repair kit. I watch the video several times on how to take it apart and put it together. It worked perfectly on the old hitch. Good thing too because I didn’t measure the channel and got a 3” when I needed a 2-1/2”. So I have a spare 3” channel hitch just in case. Thanks for the video. I got it right.



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Really appreciate the follow through from receiving the order to dropping off to shipment, with name and picture of each individual involved. They gave extra confidence to purchasers knowing that there are real people taking care of their purchases.


Comments
Its working just fine. No complaint.
Gene - 10/29/2021


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Just what I ordered. Quick and reasonable shipping Thanks



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Was easy to replace and worked well.



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Product was fine shipping was the problem took longer than I thought it was going to takeProduct was in stock took three days to ship out



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I have not installed it yet but it looks like a very good quality coupler. the construction is very sturdy, the thickness of the main stamping looks like 11 ga (1/8") that is much thicker then many couplers I have seen. the finish is smooth, and I did not find any burs of sharp edges anywhere. the latching mechanism worked smoothly, and appeared to lock securely. when opened the latching plate that closes against the trailer ball moved well away, this should help during coupling and uncoupling. I have had hitches in the past that were hard to put on because the latching plate would catch on the ball and get pushed up into the receiver, you would have to crank the trailer back up, preposition truck or trailer, and try again, what a pain. and this eventually causes damage to the latch. I anticipate good results. I will try to give a follow up review after I install and use it a few times.



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Fit perfect. Great value.



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Haven't had the opportunity to use all the parts ordered(doing 2 trailers at one time)but so far I am very pleased not only with the quality of the parts but also the timely fashion in which I received them. Thank you and I will be ordering again.



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Price was good. A little disappointed that safety pin was not included with hitch. Had to re-use old chain and pin which meant drilling of hitch to attach.



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Exactly what I needed



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This trailer coupler was as good or better quality if design, features, and materials as the big stores, and is priced 25%-50% less. I highly recommend it.


Comments
The coupler is now a year old and shows no signs of rust or corrosion, still very pleased with the service and the product!
Mark i - 07/19/2014


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I put the coupler on the tongue of a garden type trailer. I have a ball on the back of my riding lawn mower for moving a kayak trailer and wanted to use the trailer with the lawn mover. It works great as expected.



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The trailer coupler was exactly what I wanted I put it on there in less than 2 minutes it works great with my tow bar I am now able to manually pull my log splitter with ease thanks for your help Jessica B



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I needed to restore my 20 year old boat trailer that I keep my 65 year old skiff on. Everything I needed was in stock and arrived at my house in a few days with free shipping. Highest quality merchandise from a great company.



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Product was (an is) perfect. Shipping was on time. One or two swipes with a file on the tongue and it was ready to weld. Great service on the order. (pix may or ma not follow. As trailer is loaded and buried in a garage....) DN



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Needed a better hitch for the lawn mower, this is exactly what I was looking for. No more trailer pin coming off.



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Fast shipping and excellent product at a reasonable price.


Comments
Still working just fine.
JERRY L - 04/08/2019



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Great service at a good price The staff is always there to help . An inform the customer what is the best way to solve a trailer problem. That is the reason that I keep shopping with them. Thank You Noah E.



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Is exactly what I needed. Purchased for my lawn trailer for behind my riding mower. Super fast shipping and great value for the price...



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Great products and service



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Fast shipping and good quality thanks.



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Nice quality, heavier-duty than the similar trailer coupler I could find at the local fleet 'n' farm store



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As alway, great to deal with. Not the first purchase and definitely not the last.



- CT-2003-Z
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Parts shipped and came in as expected. Tommy C provided Great customer service.



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Using it on a two-wheel trailer works fine good product


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