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270 Slack Reducing Coupling

Like our 2200, our 270 also offers the most popular bolt mounting pattern in the industry. Low profile, wear resistant Premalloy and easy quick latching are features that have made the 270 standard with fleets around the world. This coupling must be used with an air service chamber.


270 Coupling and 271 Thimble.
270A Kit 270 Coupling, 501 Bolt Kit, 281 Air Chamber, 267 Air Chamber Adapter Bracket, 271 Thimble.


Maximum Gross Trailer Weight 90,000 lbs. (40,823 kg)
Maximum Tongue Weight 18,000 lbs. (8,164 kg)
Ultimate Latch Capacity 12,000 lbs. (5,443 kg)
Maximum Eye X-Section 1 13/16 in. (46 mm)
Minimum Eye Opening 2 3/8 in. (60 mm)
Unit Weight 26.3 lbs. (11.9 kg)

270 Coupling Parts Available

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