2880 SLACK REDUCING COUPLING

This monster-of-a-coupling has a sleek design but was specifically engineered to tame tropical applications with G.T.W. capacities of up to 85 tons. The 2880 slack reducing coupling is made with our work-hardening Premalloy for unsurpassed wear resistance. Easy to operate and you can get it with our new EL option as well.


Description

MODELS

2880 Coupling & 271 Thimble.
2880A Kit 2880 Coupling, 511 Bolt Kit, 282 Air Chamber, 767 Air Chamber Adapter Bracket, 271 Thimble.
2880EL 2880 Coupling with Extended Life latch direct-inject latch lubrication ports.
2880ELA Kit 2880EL Coupling, 511 Bolt Kit, 282 Air Chamber, 767 Air Chamber Adapter Bracket, 271 Thimble.

SPECIFICATIONS

*Maximum Gross Trailer Weight *170,000 lbs. *(77,111 kg)
Maximum Tongue Weight: 30,000 lbs. (13,608 kg)
Ultimate Latch Capacity: 60,000 lbs. (27,216 kg)
Maximum Eye X-Section: 1 13/16 in. (46 mm)
Minimum Eye Opening: 3 in. (76 mm)
Unit Weight: 42.1 lbs. (19.1 kg)
* MUST USE THE 511 Bolt Kit TO REACH 170,000 lb MAX GTW CAPACITY.
  • Custom Truck Accessories

    2000PK PARTS KIT

    The 2000pk parts kit is your parts replacement kit for our 2200, 2300, 2300B, 2400, 2400H, and 2880 couplings. Get this exceptional kit to customize your truck today!

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    2000PK-EL PARTS KIT

    The 2000pk-EL parts kit is your Extended Life parts replacement kit for our 2200, 2300, 2400, 2400H, and 2880 couplings. Buy your kit today from Premier Manufacturing.

  • Custom Truck Accessories

    271 – SERIES THIMBLES

    Premier’s 271 series thimbles are highly wear resistant. They are used on the end of the …

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    281 / 282 AIR CHAMBERS

    The 281/282 air chambers are not your typical air chambers! These are built to last in the rigorous service of coupling and …

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    BOLT KITS

    These individually packaged bolt kits make the hardware selection for your coupling and/or drawbar eye fast and easy.

    All kits (except **159 & ***511) use coarse threaded Grade-8 fasteners and Grade-C crimp style locknuts, for a strong and secure coupling or drawbar eye mounting system.

    * For use with non-air applications.
    ** 159 Kit has fine threaded Grade-8 fasteners, uses lock washers …

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    WEAR GAGES

    To determine wear limits, Premier created Wear Gages that help judge the useful life of couplings /pintle hitches and drawbar eyes. Available as a complete kit or individually, these gages are easy to use and are a must for Maintenance Managers and safety personnel.
    In accordance with Premier and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations, these were designed to identify …

Below are the Compatible Drawbar Eyes, to see the full reverence chart click here.
  • Drawbar Eyes

    309 WELD-ON DRAWBAR EYE

    The 309 Weld-On Drawbar Eye by Premiere Manufacturing accepts a 4 in (102 mm) round tubing. It also has a maximum gross trailer weight of 150,000 lbs. Locate a distributor in your area today!

  • Drawbar Eyes

    307 SWIVEL DRAWBAR EYE

    The 307 Swivel Drawbar Eyes from Premier Manufacturing are only to be used with our Front End Housing models, 307L, 307S, 307SE, and 307K. Find a distributor in your area today!

  • Drawbar Eyes

    305 WELD-ON DRAWBAR EYE

    The 305 Weld-On Drawbar Eye from Premier Manufacturing is designed for rectangular tubing, features a max gross trailer weight of 150,000 lbs. Order from a distributor today!

    Designed for rectangular tubing 2 in. x 4 in. (51 mm x 102 mm) and 4 in. x 4 in. (102 mm x 102 mm).

  • Drawbar Eyes

    304 WELD-ON DRAWBAR EYE

    The 304 Weld-On Drawbar Eye Order from Premier Manufacturing offers a maximum gross trailer weight of 150,000 lbs and a maximum tongue weight of 15,000 lbs. Find a distributor today!

  • Drawbar Eyes

    300HD BOLT-ON DRAWBAR EYE

    * * NEW PRODUCT * *
    The new 300HD Bolt-On Drawbar Eye is a new product at Premium Manufacturing that has the same 3” ID as our 300 Drawbar Eye. Our 300 uses 3/4” mounting hardware. Whereas, the 300HD uses 7/8” mounting hardware and has a higher tongue capacity.

  • Drawbar Eyes

    300 BOLT-ON DRAWBAR EYE

    Premier Manufacturing’s 300 bolt-on drawbar eye is an exceptional addition to your trucking needs. It features a maximum gross trailer weight of 100,000 lbs. and a maximum tongue weight of 15,000 lbs. Order from a distributor today!

  • Drawbar Eyes

    245DB-3 BOLT-ON DRAWBAR EYE

    The 245DB-3 bolt-on drawbar eye is an exceptional tool for your hauling needs. With a maximum gross trailer weight of 100,000 lbs. and a maximum tongue weight of 8,000 lbs., it is perfect for a variety of mid-to-heavy-duty applications.

Additional information

MATERIAL

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MGTW

SLACK REDUCED