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Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank - 2-1/2" Hitch - 12" Drop

Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank - 2-1/2" Hitch - 12" Drop

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Shank offers up to a 12" drop and a 15" rise for your Equal-i-zer weight distribution system. Measures 12" long and fits 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" trailer hitches. 1-833-496-1390 to order Equal-i-zer accessories and parts part number EQ34FR or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Equal-i-zer products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank - 2-1/2" Hitch - 12" Drop. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.
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Equal-i-zer Accessories and Parts - EQ34FR

  • Weight Distribution Hitch
  • Shanks
  • Fits 2-1/2 Inch Hitch
  • Square - 12 Inch Drop
  • Equal-i-zer

Shank offers up to a 12" drop and a 15" rise for your Equal-i-zer weight distribution system. Measures 12" long and fits 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" trailer hitches.


Features:

  • Designed for use with Equal-i-zer weight distribution systems
  • Provides both drop and rise
  • Constructed of sturdy steel
  • Dipped for corrosion resistance
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Fits: 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" trailer hitch receivers
  • Maximum tongue weight: 1,600 lbs
  • Maximum gross towing weight: 16,000 lbs
  • Overall dimensions: 12" long x 17" high
  • Maximum rise: 15" from top of hitch receiver opening
  • Maximum drop: 12" from top of hitch receiver opening
  • Distance from center of pin hole to back of adjustable shank: 7"
  • Distance between adjustment pin hole to hitch pin hole (center-on-center): 8"
  • Distance from center of hitch pin hole to front of adjustment shank: 9"
  • Spacing between adjustment pin holes: 1-1/4"


Dimensional Diagram



90-02-4725 Equalizer Weight-Distribution Shank - 12" Long x 12" Drop x 15" Rise






Customer Reviews

Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank - 2-1/2" Hitch - 12" Drop - EQ34FR

Average Customer Rating:  5.0 out of 5 stars   (9 Customer Reviews)

Shank offers up to a 12" drop and a 15" rise for your Equal-i-zer weight distribution system. Measures 12" long and fits 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" trailer hitches.

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This was the right size drop shank to level out the Airstream trailer using existing Fastway e2 Hitch (trunnion) hardware behind a 2013 Ram 2500 with 6" lift and 37" tires.




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Great job getting this shipped out. Package came well packed and left your facility quickly. Had a hard time finding this in stock locally so turned to the internet. Love all the video reviews you guys do on products. Keep it up. Was able to find the info I needed for this product on your website (more info here than on the manufacturers site). Thanks again




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Have a 2500 4x4 Ram with a 6 inch lift on 37 inch tires and this drop shank brought me down low enough to pull my camper.




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The product is exactly what I ordered and needed! It was easy to find on the website, easy to order, and it was delivered very quickly. I would definitely use etrailer.com, again!




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This is a monster. Built well, solid we lds.




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  • Weight Distribution Shank For 2-1/2 Inch Hitch With Drop For Fastway e2 Weight Distribution Hitch
    We have a weight distribution shank with quite a bit of drop that will work your Fastway e2 weight distribution hitch, but the part number you mentioned will not because it is a standard ball mount and doesn't have the correct hole spacing. But we do have an option from Equal-i-zer (who manufactures Fastway) that fits a 2-1/2 inch hitch and offers up to 12 inches of drop: - Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank - 2-1/2" Hitch - 12" Drop # EQ34FR This shank has the most drop available...
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  • Weight Distribution Shank for 2-1/2 inch Hitch with A Lot of Drop
    The weight distribution shank we offer for the 2-1/2 inch hitch size that has the most drop is the Equal-i-zer part # EQ34FR which can do a drop of up to 12 inches.
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  • 17 Inch Tall Weight Distribution Shank Recommendation
    The closest weight distribution shank I was able to find is the Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank # EQ34FR that you mention. This shank measures 17" from top to the bottom, fits into 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" trailer hitch receivers, and has a maximum towing capacity of 16,000-lbs.
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  • Shank With 12 Inches of Drop for 14,000 lb Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution System
    We do have a shank with 12 inches of drop that will work with the 14,000 lb towing/1,400 lb tongue weight capacity Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution with 4-Point Sway Control - No Shank # EQ37141ET. There are options for both a 2 inch and 2-1/2 inch hitch, so you can choose the right one based on your hitch size, and both shanks have the capacity needed to work with this Equal-i-zer system as well as the maximum 12 inch drop you need. - 2 Inch Hitch: Equalizer Weight Distribution Shank...
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  • Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank With 9" Drop And Tongue Weight Capacity Over 1,500lbs
    The Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution # EQ37121ET uses a shank that has bolt holes with a 1-1/4" height adjustments. The Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank # EQ94FR would be ideal to use as it has a 9" maximum drop and fits into the 2-1/2" receiver on your 2019 Ram 2500. It has a maximum tongue weight of 1,600lbs and trailer weight of 16,000lbs. The Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank # EQ34FR has a maximum drop of 12" or a minimum drop of 8-1/4". It has 4 different drop positions...
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  • Can Equal-i-Zer System for 2 inch Hitch be Adapted to 2-1/2 inch Hitch with Shank Swap
    You will only need to replace the shank of your Equal-i-Zer system with one that fits the 2-1/2 inch hitch size and also provides you with the correct amount of drop to tow your trailer level. Thankfully the heads of weight distribution systems are all the same size and can be used with any hitch size as long as you match them to the correct shank. The shank part # EQ94FR is most likely the correct shank you'd need as it offers up to 9 inches of drop and does fit the 2-1/2 inch hitch size. Other...
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  • Shank With Added Drop For Weight Distribution Hitch
    There is a shank with more drop that you can use for your weight distribution hitch; you didn't mention how much you need so I'll give you the options with the most drop. I'll also give you the options for both a 2-1/2 inch and 2 inch hitch so you can choose the size you need (both sizes will fit your weight distribution hitch). - 2-1/2" Hitch, Max 9" Drop: Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank # EQ94FR - 2-1/2" Hitch, Max 12" Drop: Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank # EQ34FR - 2"...
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  • Recommended Weight Distribution Shank for 2-1/2" Hitch Receiver Requiring 6" Drop
    It sounds like you're looking for a weight distribution shank like the Equal-i-zer Weight Dist Shank - 2-1/2" Hitch - 10" Rise/6" Drop # EQ90-02-4900, which has a 2-1/2" shank and a 6" drop. The length of the drop part of the shank is 11-1/2" long, so it's quite close to what yours is. The next longest shank would be the Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank - 12" Long - 13" Rise, 9" Drop # EQ94FR.
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  • Will The Curt Weight Distribution Head Fit Onto A Equalizer Shank?
    Yes, The head of The Curt TruTrack Weight Distribution System # C17499 will work with The Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank # EQ34FR. The shank has a 12 inch drop and is constructed of sturdy steel which is dipped for corrosion resistance. The maximum tongue weight of the shank is 1,600 pounds and has a maximum gross towing weight up to 16,000 pounds. I attached a review video link below.
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  • Recommended 2-1/2 Shank For Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Hitch With Around 10 Of Drop
    You sure can! Weight distribution shanks are not brand specific, you will just need to make sure you use a shank that is the same style as there is two different styles. Based on your picture you will need the # EQ34FR that fits the 2-1/2" receiver on your new Ram 3500 and has 12" drop. The next closest drop available is the # C17132 which has 8" of drop. I included videos for both of the products mentioned for you to take a look at.
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  • Shank For Fastway e2 Weight Distribution That Fits 2-1/2 Inch Hitch Receiver
    There are shanks for your Fastway e2 weight distribution hitch that will fit your Ram's 2-1/2 inch hitch receiver, and what you can do is use one from Equal-i-zer, who manufactures the Fastway weight distribution systems. There are a number you can use, with differing amounts of drop. - Maximum Drop of 3 Inches: Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank # EQ90-02-4700 - Maximum Drop of 6 Inches: Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank # EQ90-02-4900 - Maximum Drop of 9 Inches: Equal-i-zer...
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  • Recommended Weight Distribution Hitch For 36' 2022 Palomino Puma Pulled By Lifted Ram 2500
    I recommend the Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution # EQ37121ET for towing your 2022 Palomino Puma travel trailer with your 2020 Ram 2500 Power Wagon. This hitch is rated for trailers with a tongue weight of 800-1,200lbs and total trailer weight up to 12,000lbs. To determine the correct drop shank you will need to measure the height of your receiver and compare that with the height of the coupler on the Puma. We have the following drop shanks that will fit your 2-1/2" receiver. 2-1/4" to...
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  • Do Curt Weight Distribution Systems Come With Shank to Fit 2-1/2 inch Hitch
    Curt has weight distribution shanks you can use with the # C17501 that fit the 2-1/2 inch hitch size like the part # C17131 which can do up to a 2 inch drop or part # C17132 which can provide up to 8 inches of drop but we do not offer the Curt kits with the 2-1/2 inch shanks. The most similar system that does come with a 2-1/2 inch hitch size shank is the part # EQ34FR which I would highly recommend. It has a tongue weight range of 1,200-1,600 lb, comes with a hitch ball and is widely...
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  • Replacement Drop Shank for Weight Distribution and 2-1/2 Inch Receiver
    The Reese Titan Weight Dist Shank - Trunnion Only - 5-3/4" Drop, 8-1/4" Rise - 1,700 lbs TW # RP54977 is a fit for your system. The Blue Ox SwayPro Weight Distribution Shank for 2-1/2" Hitches - 9" Long - 9 Hole Adjustment # BXW4028, the Curt Weight Distribution Shank for 2-1/2" Hitches - 12" Rise - 8" Drop # C17132, the Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank - 2-1/2" Hitch - 12" Drop # EQ34FR, and Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank - 12" Long - 13" Rise, 9" Drop # EQ94FR are all options...
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  • Availability of 2-1/2 Inch Shank for Husky Round Bar Weight Distribution System
    The channel width on the weight distribution head of your Husky system isn't hitch specific, so you can use a 2-1/2 inch shank from Equal-i-zer or Curt. I don't know what drop you need, but I'll run you through what we offer right quick; • # EQ34FR from Equal-i-zer, max 12 inch drop • # C17131 from Curt 2 inch drop for round bars • # EQ90-02-4700 from Equal-i-zer, up to 3 inch drop • # EQ94FR from Equal-i-zer, up to 9 inch drop • # EQ90-02-4900 from Equal-i-zer, up to 6 inch drop • #...
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  • 2-1/2" Weight Distribution Shanks Compatible With Reese Titan & Straight-Line 17,000LB Hitches
    For the Reese Titan Weight Distribution # RP66006 you will be able to use one of the Equal-i-zer drop shanks on your 2022 Ford F-350 as they share the 1-1/4" vertical hole pattern. The shanks are available in different maximum drop heights so you can find the one you need to level your 2017 Puma travel trailer. 4" Drop # EQ90-02-4800 6" Drop # EQ90-02-4900 9" Drop # EQ94FR 12" Drop # EQ34FR With the size of your trailer the Strait-Line Weight Distribution w/ Sway Control # RP66075 will...
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  • Best Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Hitch for 1,150 lb Tongue Weight and 2-1/2 Inch Hitch
    We can definitely get you set up correctly, and let's start with the Equal-i-zer itself, and this is absolutely the best overall choice for a weight distribution hitch for a number of different reasons. First is its sway control system, which is exceptional relative to other systems because it uses 4 points of sway control via friction in the spring bars and head unit (compared to 2 points on other systems), which ensures you never have to worry about your trailer swaying. It also uses...
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  • 2-1/2 Inch Shank Compatible With Equal-i-zer Rated For 1,200 lb Tongue Weight
    There are definitely 2-1/2 inch shanks you can use that are compatible with your Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution System - 12,000 lbs GTW, 1,200 lbs TW # EQ37120ET. Equal-i-zer makes a number of 2-1/2 inch shanks, so you can simply choose the one you need with the correct rise or drop, and I'll list out their 2-1/2 inch shanks by what the maximum rise and drop is: - 7" Rise, 3" Drop: Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution Shank # EQ90-02-4700 - 8" Rise, 4" Drop: Equal-i-zer Weight Distribution...
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  • Availability of Fastway FA92-02-4315 Weight Distribution Shank in Version for 2-1/2 Inch Receiver
    We offer couple of 2-1/2 inch weight distribution shanks that could work for you. If up to a 8 inch drop/12 inch rise would work for you, then I'd recommend the Curt # C17132 shank. If you need more rise or drop than that, the Equal-i-zer # EQ34FR would offer up to 15 inches of rise or 12 inches of drop. If you don't need quite as much height adjustbility that's offered with the # FA92-02-4315, the Equal-i-zer # EQ90-02-4900 which offers a rise up to 10 inches and a drop of 6 inches would...
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