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Old December 16th, 2011, 08:35 PM   #21
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On a gooseneck flat bed you get tons of twist in the frame, and in my experience a 5th wheel has almost as much articulation as a ball. The reece hitch I used was set up so the platform could tilt side to side as well as front to back. Honestlly its not needed because I've put my semi in some crazy situations and that 5th wheel only tips front and back. You only need good articulation if your pulling something with a rigid body, like a camper.
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