1. Trailer Hitch Ball Mount
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  5. Drop - 3-1/2 Inch
  6. Rise - 5 Inch
Fastway Flash 2-Ball Mount with Built-In Scale - 2" Hitch, 3-1/2" Drop, 5" Rise - 10K

Fastway Flash 2-Ball Mount with Built-In Scale - 2" Hitch, 3-1/2" Drop, 5" Rise - 10K

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Measure your tongue weight to determine if you can safely tow by simply coupling your trailer to this ball mount. Ball platform mounts to shank. Tow up to 10,000 lbs with the 2" and 2-5/16" balls. Lowest Prices for the best trailer hitch ball mount from Fastway. Fastway Flash 2-Ball Mount with Built-In Scale - 2" Hitch, 3-1/2" Drop, 5" Rise - 10K part number FA54FR can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Fastway Trailer Hitch Ball Mount - FA54FR

  • Fits 2 Inch Hitch
  • Adjustable Ball Mount
  • Drop - 3-1/2 Inch
  • Rise - 5 Inch
  • Fastway
  • One Ball
  • 10000 lbs GTW
  • Built-In TW Scale
  • Aluminum Shank - Silver
  • Chrome Ball

Measure your tongue weight to determine if you can safely tow by simply coupling your trailer to this ball mount. Ball platform mounts to shank. Tow up to 10,000 lbs with the 2" and 2-5/16" balls.


Features:

  • Ball mount with included hitch balls lets you hook up your trailer to your tow vehicle
    • Shank slides into hitch receiver
    • Ball provides connection point for trailer coupler
  • Tongue weight scale built into the ball mount platform helps you balance your trailer
    • Promotes safe towing - lets you know if your load needs to be adjusted before you tow
    • Simple operation - automatically provides a measurement every time you couple your trailer
    • Efficient and hassle-free - eliminates the need for separate or commercial scales
  • Adjustable height lets you tow trailers of different heights with the same vehicle
    • Slide ball mount platform up or down shank and mount with pin
      • Locking pins (FA86-00-3660) sold separately
  • 2 Different-size hitch balls let you tow trailers with different coupler sizes
    • To switch ball, simply remove the ball retaining lock pin from the platform, insert ball, and reinsert pin
  • Aluminum shank and mounting platform provide superior strength and durability
    • Solid block construction provides greater strength than hollow steel competitors while also maintaining a light weight
    • Rustproof for clean finish that stands the test of time
  • Chrome hitch balls are corrosion resistant
  • Hitch pin and clip or hitch lock sold separately
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Application: 2" trailer hitch receiver
  • Ball diameters: 2" and 2-5/16"
  • Gross towing weight: 10,000 lbs
  • Tongue weight: 1,000 lbs
  • Maximum drop: 3-1/2"
  • Maximum rise: 5"
  • Incremental height adjustment: 1"


48-00-8400 Fastway Flash 2-Ball Mount with Built-In Scale - 2" Hitch - 4" Drop, 5" Rise - 10K





Video of Fastway Flash 2-Ball Mount with Built-In Scale - 2" Hitch, 3-1/2" Drop, 5" Rise - 10K

Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Review of Fastway Ball Mounts - Adjustable Ball Mount - FA54FR

Today we're going to take a look at the Fastway Flash two ball mount with the built in tongue weight scale for a two inch hitch. Now this ball mount with the included hitch balls will let you hook up your trailer to your tow vehicle. The shank right here is what will slide into your two inch hitch receiver opening, and the hitch balls will provide the connection point for your trailer coupler.Now this ball mount will allow you to measure your tongue weight to determine if you can safely tow by just simply coupling the trailer to those fall mouth. The tongue weight scale here that's built into the ball mount platform helps you balance the trailer, promotes safe towing, lets you know if your load needs to be adjusted before you even start to tow. That's a very simple operation. It will automatically provide a measurement every time you couple your trailer coupler to the ball right here.

It's very efficient, hassle-free, eliminates the need for separate or commercial scales.Now we'll measure the tongue weight. Let me just zoom in here so we can talk about the scale itself. You see the scale there. The marks are at 0, 200, 400, 600, 800 and 1000 pounds when they're centered on the mark. Now if it's halfway between those centered on the marks, then the halfway marks are at 100, 300, 500, 700, and 900 pounds, but it gives you a quick indication of what your tongue weight is so you can adjust it right away.Zoom back out here.

This also offers a nice adjustable height to let you tow trailers of different heights with the same vehicle. You just slide this ball mount platform up or down the shank and then install the pin and clips. What we're going to do is I'm going to take the clip out, slide the pin out and you can see right now it's in the drop position, so you can slide it up or down. Maximum drop is the bottom position. That'll give you three and a half inches.

That's going to be measured from the top of the ball platform to the top of the shank right here, so you can see there's your three and a half inches.Now you can also use this in the rise position. What you have to do is just switch the shank over and drop it in this case and then if you put it in the highest rise position, it's going to measure five inches from the top of the ball platform to the top of the shank. These adjustment holes, they are incremental height adjustment of one inch, so center to center on these holes is one inch, so you can correctly get your trailer level with your tow vehicle.Now it also has two different size hitch balls. It'll let you tow your trailers with different coupler sizes. This is a two inch ball right here.

The larger one is a two and 5/16 stamina ball, and you can interchange them. The balls are chrome hitch balls. They are corrosion resistance. Basically to switch the balls, all you have to do is pull the pin out like we did, remove it from the shank, and if you look right here, there's a retaining lock pin that you just pull this out, and it's in there very tight because it does have a little rubber seal on it. Once you pull that out, you can pop out the two inch ball, drop in the two and 5/16 ball, line your pin back up with the hole, push it all the way in there.Now it is a little tight. When you go to push that in, you have to put some pressure on it. Sometimes I take this pin, because of that seal, and once you do that, that'll push it in all the way and you've got your connection, and then you just attach it just like that and you're ready to go with the larger ball.This is an aluminum shank and mounting platform. Provides superior strength, durability. It's very light. Solid block construction provides greater strength than hollow steel competitors, while still maintaining that lightweight, and it's rustproof for a clean finish that'll stand the test of time. Now when you do install this into your hitch receiver, it will require a 5/8 inch diameter hitch pin and clip. Our hitch lock, which we do sell separately on our website. If you already have one that's 5/8 inch diameter, you can use that, if you need one, again, we do sell them separately.This part as made in the USA. The specs, again, this is designed to fit a two inch by two inch trailer hitch receiver. Now the gross towing weight capacity when it's used with the two inch ball, it'll be stamped on the top, 8,000 pounds. When used with the two and 5/16 diameter ball, it'll have 10,000 pounds stamped on it. Maximum tongue weight will be 1000 pounds.So again, just like this, you can see you can adjust it up or down in the drop position, flip it over and adjust it up or down in the rise position. Once you get it to where you need it, just line the hole up, put your pin through, put your clip on the other side. Just like that you're ready to go. But that should do it for the review on the Fastway Flash two ball mount with the built in tongue weight scale for a two inch hitch.


Customer Reviews

Fastway Flash 2-Ball Mount with Built-In Scale - 2" Hitch, 3-1/2" Drop, 5" Rise - 10K - FA54FR

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (110 Customer Reviews)

Measure your tongue weight to determine if you can safely tow by simply coupling your trailer to this ball mount. Ball platform mounts to shank. Tow up to 10,000 lbs with the 2" and 2-5/16" balls.

- DTBM4200
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Product was fine. Product was delivered late and had to purchase item via overnight delivery from other vendorin order to meet deadline. 403188


Comments
Steve, I am sorry to hear about any inconvenience with your order. I have forwarded your review to our customer service department for direct follow-up with you.
-- Laura E - 07/10/2017

25918

- DTBM4200
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Bought this product to replace a permanently rusted in receiver. Firs awesome. Very well built. Consider purchasing a locking hitch pin with this product as its appearance seems prone to theft. 155730


Comments
Working great. Appearance like new. Very strong product.
Brent F - 10/13/2015

15516

- DTBM4200
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Love it. Light weight yet 2000lb tounge weight. Just mounted a new ball, perfect fit in 1" hole. Bought the new ball bearing locking pin sprayed a little silicone inside lock before locking my new hitch to truck. All very nice. Will likely buy another to mount a larger ball so i don't have to swap balls. Was concerned the locking pin would be too short but there is 1/4" extra length, just fine. 285888



- DTBM4600
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Very nice looking drop hitch, light weight and nicely machined and polished. The only thing I would improve is that the ball bearings for the anti-rattle feature do not extend far enough to work in my receiver (a Curt XD) but that is just my own personal truck. 86517


Comments
After owning this hitch for about a year I still love it. I put a quick change ball on it and it stays on my truck year round. If you care about the anti-rattle you might want to pass, the ball bearings came out within 6 months of use.
James T - 12/28/2014

8250

Thanks for the follow up. Diversi-Tech has changed the design of this style of ballmounts and has eliminated the ball bearings.

-- Rachael H - 12/31/2014


- DTBM5600
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Nicely polished with good final machine surfaces. High load rating. Not sure what Alluminum Alloy it is. My guess is 6061 or 7075. Nice product and quality in comparision to other aluminum mounts. Packaged well and arrived quickly. 180069


Comments
After a year of weekly use this mount continues to work well and look good.
Rich B - 03/21/2016

17192

- DTBM4400
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


I have had this on my truck for over a year now with no issues. Works great and the spring loaded ball bearings keep the ballmount from rattling around in the hitch. I have towed an equipment trailer with a 7,500 lb tractor on it on several occasions with no issues. The only signs of corrosion are around the receiver opening where rust from the hitch has stained the aluminum. This could be eliminated if the ball mount was stored somewhere other than in the hitch. 109234



- DTBM5600
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Was not sure what quality of hitch I would receive only seeing it in pictures. This peice is light weight and the machining was perfect, fit perfectly in the reciever, Great hitch for the price. 644582


Comments
Excellent the finish is easy to maintain and feels solid with my boat or car trailer attached
Anthony - 05/22/2020

77238

- DTBM4200
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Very good quality. Fast shipping and excellent communication from etrailer. 822140



- DTBM5200
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Great part, lightweight though expensive. I would have preferred a tighter fit (tolerance) when inserted into the receiver. 820625



- DTBM4400
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Great looking product! Fast shipping! Even during these difficult times. Outstanding. 808556



- DTBM4400
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Gotta love good aluminum. I have used this mount up to it's load rating for a year and its still perfect. 793165



- DTBM5200
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


we received exceptional & professional service on this (our first) order 773151



- DTBM4400
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


A quality aluminum ball hitch made in USA - looks great - fits my 2 inch receiver very well - left off 1 star to see how hitch holds up after a few pulls 734489



- DTBM5600
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


This hitch is exactly what I wanted and looks very nice and has held up very well. Be sure and get the lock because it attracts a lot of attention. 727781



- DTBM4200
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Very quick shipping everything worked as it was supposed to 679209



- DTBM4600
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


It came quickly, fit like a glove and works great. 674526



- DTBM4400
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Great experience! Great products! 621846



- DTBM4200
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Received the aluminum trailer hitch from e-trailer and it is definitely a work of art. It is highly polished and will look great once I attach the stainless steel ball to it. This hitch has a 1,000 lb. tongue and 14,000 lb. towing capacity. etrailer has been great to deal with and my order was shipped and received quickly! 602838



- DTBM5200
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


nice quality and fast shipping! 592295



- DTBM5600
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


This is my second purchase from this line. Beautiful CNC work, light, nice finish, fair price, delivered real fast. Also very good phone support. Good site with many options. Can't do better anywhere else. 572862


Comments
No problems, works great. And added bonus: My Tundra was rear ended by a Camry. Camry totaled by hitch, hitch not a scratch!
JMcQ - 10/11/2019

62798

Thanks for the follow up and reply. With all rear end collisions involving ball mounts, hitch accessories, and trailer hitches it is best to replace all the components involved in the incident. IT is possible that there could be small cracks that aren't readily visible to the naked eye that could adversely affect the capacity, and capability of the hitch on your Tundra. Additionally, it might be worth it to have the attachment points of your hitch to your Tundra inspected to make sure there is no damage to the frame of your Tundra.

-- Rachael H - 10/30/2019


- DTBM4400
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


This ball mount not only looks good, but it functions very well. I have had no problems with it whatsoever. I use a stainless ball which I purchased from etrailer and it too works very well. I switch this ball mount and ball between my F-150 and a Jeep Rubicon and it works perfectly for both pulling two very different kinds of trailers. I do not keep it on either vehicle very long after use as it tends to attract attention and I don't want someone trying to steal it or other items from the vehicle. 567055



- DTBM4600
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Well built, it is made in America so... Finish is beautiful. Lightweight and perfect replacement to the rusted up crappy looking reese hitch. Tow and tongue capacity is perfect for me and will fit all my towing needs. Shipping was fast and arrived packaged nicely! Don't hesitate to buy it! 546079



- DTBM4600
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


I have a new pickup. I wanted to get something that wouldn't rust so badly. I ordered this DTBM4600. When I opened the box I was amazed at the quality of this reciever. It is so beautiful I don't want to bring it outside. It is solid aluminium. It is perfect looking and you can tell it will hold up to any task. I can't say enough about how happy I am that I found this product. Get it it's well worth it. 526557



- DTBM5200
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Fit perfectly very satisfied 500997



- DTBM4400
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Review from a similar Flash in Trailer Hitch Ball Mount


Love it 480823


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