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Old 03-27-2015, 08:24 AM   #1
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Hitch for 320

I am fairly close to getting a columbus 320.I'm new to fifth wheels and confused as to what type/brand of hitch I need. Dealer sells only one brand and looking for advice. I have a 2014 gmc 2500 crew cab short bed.Also I would like the type that can be removed from the bed. That is no rails in the way. With the short bed I am also planning on it to be a slider. One other thing for those that know will I need air bags? Pln weight empty 2015. Thanks.
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Old 03-27-2015, 03:24 PM   #2
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I have a 320 also and I bought a superglide 2900 18k love it. I pull it with a 2015 dodge ram 2500 cummins 4x4 , I don't feel that I need airbags yet but maybe down the road. And I also installed a bed saver by blue ox for safety. $204 ate trailors.
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Old 03-27-2015, 03:27 PM   #3
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Pullrite superglide. E trailors for bedsaver
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Old 03-29-2015, 01:53 PM   #4
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PullRite is your best bet. Mine is wonderful, well built and easy to use. BlueOx bedsaver is tops.
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Old 03-29-2015, 11:28 PM   #5
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I have a long bed truck and went with the Curt 20k. It has a double locking jaw and a 360 degree swivel head. Not sure if they have one with a slide.
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Old 04-01-2015, 11:03 AM   #6
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Get a B&W haul a 5th wheel, goose neck then turn over the ball and you have a full bed. You don't even know there was a hitch there. Companion has two pieces and easy to remove even for this old man.
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Old 04-05-2015, 08:50 PM   #7
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I suggest getting the TrailAir Tri-Glide pin on your 320. I have it & love it over a standard pin. I already had a Curt slider so I kept it. I have a short bed but have not needed the slider, yet. If I were buying a new hitch I would look at one that also had a cushioning system. I added firestone air bags to my TV just for leveling purposes.
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Old 04-10-2015, 03:57 PM   #8
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I also have the B&W hitch. If you want a flat bed this one is hard to beat. I bought mine before they made the slider model. Have pulled the RS320 for 3 years and never needed the slider. But now you have the option. It is easy to remove even with one person. It comes out in 2 pieces, none above 70 lbs.
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Old 04-11-2015, 09:13 AM   #9
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I went with the B W companion hitch to pull the 320 and so far like the results. I have a 2 1/2 inch drop of the bed after hookup. I feel this is acceptable without air bags. Any thoughts? 2014 gmc crew cab 2500 diesel.
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Old 04-13-2015, 04:00 PM   #10
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I have a 3500 LTZ and mine drops about 2". Best thing to do is load it then weight it. Always pays to know what you weight. Mine is 10,700 with 320 attached, that gives me a 800lb cushion.
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