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Old 06-04-2015, 03:29 PM   #11
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We have the b&w 3500, and have never needed a slider. And can make 90degree turns with the short bed cc Chevy. Tho I hope I never have to!!
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Old 06-04-2015, 03:30 PM   #12
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If your bed is less than 6', you will have to go with a slider. Our bed is 6.5' and we use a Reese Titan 16K dual jaw hitch but have a Reese Revolution on our 5th wheel therefore we do not need a slider hitch. Works great, hardly any chunking. Can turn at 90 degrees with no problems. Cost $1k less than a slider.
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Old 06-04-2015, 04:00 PM   #13
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We have a pullrite superglide for our 2006 dodge 3500 mega cab. Don't have to worry about tight turns and hitting cab. There is no clunking if the high is adjusted correctly. Pullrite also has fantastic customer service.
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Old 06-04-2015, 06:42 PM   #14
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YUP! What you said. Pull Rite is the solution. Install it and never have to think or worry about it again.

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"It just works".

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Old 06-04-2015, 07:22 PM   #15
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Thanks for the feedback. We are getting a GMC 2500 and the trailer is a Sanibel 38QB. I'm brand new to this so sorry for all the questions. Is there a slide hitch that also has the airbag option? Or is it one or the other?
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Old 06-04-2015, 08:03 PM   #16
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I believe pullrite is compatible with a air-ride pin box.
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Old 06-05-2015, 12:13 AM   #17
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To answer the OP's actual question, if you wanted an air-ride hitch with a slider, you could buy any of the Trailer Saver hitches (ex. A BD3) and then get the Trailer Saver Simple Slide. The Slide attaches to the normal rails and the hitch attaches to the simple slide. It turns any of the Trailer Saver hitches into a slider.
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Old 06-05-2015, 01:27 AM   #18
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We have the Pullrite slider hitch that was originally used on our GMC 1500 crewcab with short bed. Transferred it to our current GMC 2500 Crewcab with standard 6.5 bed. We ordered our Silverback with the Trailair pin box. Excellent combination.
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Old 06-06-2015, 11:54 AM   #19
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Just wondered, what's chunking?
Also, our Pullrite seems like it makes our Shockwave high on the front end.
Is this ok? And or is there any adjustment possible or necessary so we can level it out?
Thanks guys.
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Old 06-07-2015, 02:10 AM   #20
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We are getting a short bed truck so we will need the sliding hitch. I was considering a Hensley air ride. Do they make a slide hitch that will work?
I bought the Demco Hijacker auto slide hitch for my f250 short bed and love it.
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