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Demco Trailer Coupler - Adjustable Channel Mount - eZ-Latch - Zinc - 2" Ball - 10,000 lbs

Demco Trailer Coupler - Adjustable Channel Mount - eZ-Latch - Zinc - 2" Ball - 10,000 lbs

Item # DM12688-95
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Ball coupler is made of sturdy steel and plated with zinc for corrosion resistance. eZ-Latch ensures fast, easy, secure hookup and disconnect. Adjustable channel bracket and mounting hardware sold separately. 1-800-940-8924 to order Demco adjustable trailer coupler part number DM12688-95 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Demco products. Great prices and Fastest Shipping for Demco Trailer Coupler - Adjustable Channel Mount - eZ-Latch - Zinc - 2" Ball - 10,000 lbs. Adjustable Trailer Coupler reviews from real customers.
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Demco Adjustable Trailer Coupler - DM12688-95

  • 2 Inch Ball Coupler
  • Coupler Only
  • 10000 lbs GTW
  • Trigger Latch
  • Demco

Ball coupler is made of sturdy steel and plated with zinc for corrosion resistance. eZ-Latch ensures fast, easy, secure hookup and disconnect. Adjustable channel bracket and mounting hardware sold separately.


Features:

  • Ball coupler lets you hook up your trailer to your tow vehicle
    • Provides connection point for hitch ball
  • eZ-Latch mechanism ensures simple, secure hookup and disconnect
    • Lets you hook up when latch is in closed position - just drop coupler over hitch ball and latch will snap into place
  • Adjustable channel mount lets you change coupler's height depending on application
    • Channel bracket and mounting hardware sold separately
  • Heavy-duty steel construction
  • Zinc plating offers corrosion resistance
    • 200-Hour salt spray rating
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Application: 3" wide channel bracket
  • Ball size: 2"
  • Weight capacity: 10,000 lbs
  • 1-Year warranty


eZ-Latch Coupler

This coupler features a simple-to-use latching mechanism known as the eZ-Latch. With this mechanism, hooking up is as easy as dropping the coupler over your trailer hitch ball. The latch does not need to be tugged or manually activated to allow the ball into the coupler socket, nor does it have to be secured in place. Just make sure that the coupler is properly lined up with the ball when you lower it, and the rest is automatic.


Demco eZ-Latch in Use


12688-95 Demco Trailer Coupler with Easy Latch for Adjustable Channel Bracket - Zinc Plated - 2" Ball - 10,000 lbs




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Demco Trailer Coupler - Adjustable Channel Mount - eZ-Latch - Zinc - 2" Ball - 10,000 lbs - DM12688-95

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (532 Customer Reviews)

Ball coupler is made of sturdy steel and plated with zinc for corrosion resistance. eZ-Latch ensures fast, easy, secure hookup and disconnect. Adjustable channel bracket and mounting hardware sold separately.

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I decided I wanted to renew my Dad's old trailer. Starting with a trailer coupler upgrade to the adjustable "eZ-Latch". Thanks to etrailer it was an easy, convenient one stop shop and I couldn't be more pleased with the products and service. When it comes time to do the running gear and tires, etrailer will be my source.

Thank you!



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Nice heavy duty coupler. Used in highway construction. If you want to keep your trailer attached, do not use a cheap coupler.



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Nice piece, very well made. Its just as advertised and simple to latch the coupler onto the ball. My trailer came with a pintle hitch and I hated the slop, this is tight, quiet and rated for 10K.

Michael C.

10/5/2019

Works great, well made



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Wow fast fast turn around and exactly what we needed!! We orderd from 2 other places getting the totally wrong item and not getting them for a week even though we paid for overnight, so i was beyond pleased when this was shipped the same day as we placed order and received next day as paid for!! Thank you guys! Amazing product as an excellent price!! Product and the overnight hipping were cheaper then just the product from another place! Ill definitely be back.



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Well packaged. fast shipping



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Well made, good fit. Installed and in service twenty minutes after delivery.
Customer service was outstanding!



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We ordered the Demco Trailer Coupler from etrailer.com and it was exactly what we needed. Order came promptly and it fit perfectly - also, good quality coupler for the price! Happy with our purchase!



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I think this will work just fine what I need it for.



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Fantastic product and unsurpassed customer service. Kirstin D. attended to my order and shipped it fast. Watch the video in these hitches and you'll want one, very easy one man hookup.



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Hooking up to new coupler is so easy. Doesn't matter if it has dropped or not it still locks on. Great coupler doubt I will ever have any trouble with it



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Great coupler for our container chassis. We just purchased our second one. etrailer.com shipped the item on the same day. Great communication too.



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Works great!



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Purchased item matched what was advertised. Good quality. Received on time too. Great customer service too, thanks George!

John

8/10/2019

Works great! No rust. Complete confidence hauling my towable air compressor. Much nicer than the pintle hitch once connected.



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works good, no problems with it.



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Quality built. Fast shipping. You get what you pay for! Totally worth it!



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delivered promptly. great quality hitch!



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Great product. Arrived quickly.



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