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. Made with our work-hardening Premalloy, for unsurpassed wear resistance. Easy to operate and you can get it with our new EL option.

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.
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    2000PK PARTS KIT

    The 2000PK is your parts replacement kit for our 2200, 2300, 2300B, 2400, 2400H and 2880 couplings.
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    2000PK-EL PARTS KIT

    The 2000PK-EL is your Extended Life parts replacement kit for our 2200, 2300, 2400, 2400H and 2880 couplings.
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    271 – SERIES THIMBLES

    Premier’s thimbles are highly wear resistant. They are used on the end of the Pushrod of an air chamber that contacts the Slack Adjustment Shoe in Premier air take up couplings.
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    281 / 282 AIR CHAMBERS

    These are not your typical air chambers, these are built to last in the rigorous service of coupling and drawbar eye connections.
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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 …

Additional information

MATERIAL

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MGTW

SLACK REDUCED