gooseneck hitch for cab & chassis pickup or truck - 205ST45K-T, 45,000 GVW
Model 205ST45K-T is a gooseneck hitch for cab & chassis trucks, cab & chasses pickups, and comes with a heat-treated stainless steel 2-5/16-inch gooseneck ball that is rated at 45,000 lbs. gross vehicle weight. The hitch body mounts over your 34-inch frame, and the bottom of the hitch will be at about the top of your frame to clear exhaust and other interference items at the rear axle between the frame. The top of the hitch will be about 2-1/2-inchs above truck frame. Semi-tractors, cab & chassis, all have 34-inch-wide frames.
All our frames for semi-tractors, cab & chassis for trucks and pickups are fabricated from ½ inch high grade steel, not A36 structural steel and are rated to 45,000 GVW. The frame has two openings to each side and behind the gooseneck ball to connect safety chain hooks to. These gooseneck hitches are installed by drilling three 3/4" holes on each side of truck frame and the bolts are included.
The gooseneck ball base is round and rotates in its socket which keeps the socket clean, and can save ball life if you have a coupler that is of poor quality or is rough which a lot of them are. The ball is locked in the one-piece machined steel socket with a stainless-steel spring and locking pin. Simply rotate the handle 90 degrees to retract the pin, pull the ball out and store it inverted out of the way in the socket giving full access to your 5th wheel hitch if you have one. Flip the ball over and you have clearance to use your 5th-wheel hitch.
A 3" gooseneck ball is available. part number FL1005-3 and can be found under Flip-Over Accessories.
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The hitch slips over your truck frame and drilling three 3/4" holes on each side of the semi truck frame. Three 3/4-inch bolts and nuts are furnished. Flip the ball over and you have clearance to use your 5th wheel hitch. The gooseneck hitch ball is locked in the one-piece machined steel socket with stainless spring & pin. Simply rotate the handle 90 degress to retract the pin, pull out the ball and store it inverted and out of the way in the socket giving full access to the 5th wheel.