The B&W Patriot Series 5th Wheel Hitch is a lighter weight, less expensive, rail-mounted alternative to the Companion. It has many of the same great features as its big brother and will give you the smoothest ride on the road, but for a lesser price. The Patriot 16K has a GTW of 16,000 lbs. and a tongue weight rating of 4,000 lbs. The Patriot 18K has a GTW of 18,000 lbs. and a tongue rating of 4,500lbs. The Patriot 18K also has a slider model that provides 12” of slide for maneuvering a short bed truck. The Patriot mounts to your bed with vehicle specific custom rails which must be purchased separately.
The B&W Patriot Series 5th wheel hitch has a fully articulating head that allows front to back and side to side pivoting. There are three height adjustments from 16”-19” and 4” of front-to-back adjustment for the non-sliding models. The cam action latching handle makes for an easy release even when parked on non-level sites. The hitches wide stance was engineered for improved stability and strength. The 3/4” thick, wrap-around jaws fit the kingpin perfectly eliminating sloppy starts and stops and the polyurethane bushings provide a quiet, rattle free towing experience. B&W knows that you have a lot riding on your hitch and that a hitch is only as good as the quality of its steel and the welds that hold it together. For that reason, they only trust and use American-made steel and insist on making the welds under their roof. When it comes to B&W you can count on products that are made right here in the USA and are SAE-J2638 certified. B&W stands behind the products with a limited lifetime warranty.
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The B&W Patriot Series 5th wheel hitch is easy to install and attaches to the custom mounting rails which must be purchased separately.
B&W stands behind their products and has backed the Patriot 5th Wheel Hitch with a limited lifetime warranty which covers any defects in materials or workmanship. The warranty only applies to the original purchaser and does not cover accidents, abuse, misuse, or neglect. Normal wear and tear should not result in product failure and is not covered by this warranty. If defective, B&W will either repair or replace the product or product component free of charge. You can register your product at https://www.bwtrailerhitches.com/forms/warranty-product-registration