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Old 09-29-2013, 02:00 PM   #57
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Many years ago my folks had a tin sided '87 Starcraft 5th wheel they purchased used. The previous owner had a GN adapter installed as well as an extended pin box. They removed both and installed a 5th wheel hitch in the truck. If you looked down the side it was easy to see the buckling of the siding from the added stress of the GN. They pulled it (with no issues on the reg hitch) for a year or two, then sold it to upgrade coaches. They let the GN adapter go with it.


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Old 09-29-2013, 02:35 PM   #58
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Folks, some emotions are running a bit high here.

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Old 09-29-2013, 02:47 PM   #59
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Originally Posted by Riverc View Post
I am not a engineer, but I have yet to find a Company ,that builds 5th wheels to offer the goose neck adapter as a option.
Open Range Light series gives you the option of either. The attachment point appears to be designed differently than a standard frame.

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