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2" Hitch Ball - 5/8" Diameter x 1-5/8" Long Shank - Steel

2" Hitch Ball - 5/8" Diameter x 1-5/8" Long Shank - Steel

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2" Hitch Ball - 5/8" Diameter x 1-5/8" Long Shank - Steel 2 Inch Diameter Ball CB-20Z
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Durable ball has a 5/8" diameter x 1-5/8" long shank. Corrosion-resistant steel construction and durable zinc finish provide superior strength. Lowest Prices for the best trailer hitch ball from Brophy. 2" Hitch Ball - 5/8" Diameter x 1-5/8" Long Shank - Steel part number CB-20Z can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-1624 for expert service.
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Brophy Trailer Hitch Ball - CB-20Z

  • Trailer Hitch Ball
  • 2 Inch Diameter Ball
  • 5/8 Inch Diameter Shank
  • Standard Ball
  • 2000 lbs GTW
  • Class I
  • Class II
  • Zinc-Plated Steel
  • 1-5/8 Inch Shank Length
  • Brophy

Durable ball has a 5/8" diameter x 1-5/8" long shank. Corrosion-resistant steel construction and durable zinc finish provide superior strength.


Features:

  • Hitch ball provides a connection point for your trailer's coupler
  • Machined from solid steel bars
  • Zinc finish for durability
  • Lock washer and nut included
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Weight capacity: 2,000 lbs
  • Ball diameter: 2"
  • Shank dimensions: 5/8" diameter x 1-5/8" long


CB20Z Hitch Ball with 2" Diameter and Short Shank - Zinc





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




Video Transcript for Brophy Hitch Ball - Trailer Hitch Ball - CB-20Z Review

Today we're going to take a look at the Brophy hitch ball, part number CB-20Z. This hitch ball has a 2" diameter ball. It has a 5/8" diameter shank. The shank is 1-5/8" long. It's machined from solid steel bars and is coated with a zinc finish, and is made right here in the U.S. It comes with the washer and nut, and I'm going to show you how you would put this on your ball mount using our trailer hitch demonstrator and one of our ball mounts.

You would just pop the shank into the ball hole there, put the washer right here, and then just finger tighten that. And then you'd want to get a wrench and tighten that further to ensure that there's no rattle and that the hitch ball stays on firmly. That should just about do it for our Brophy hitch ball, part number CB-20Z.


Customer Reviews

2" Hitch Ball - 5/8" Diameter x 1-5/8" Long Shank - Steel - CB-20Z

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (420 Customer Reviews)

Durable ball has a 5/8" diameter x 1-5/8" long shank. Corrosion-resistant steel construction and durable zinc finish provide superior strength.

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CB-20Z Hitch Ball 2" x 5/8" x 1 5/8"...It was very hard to find a short shank 2" hitch ball with 5/8" threaded end. Lawn mower only had 5/8" hole with no material to enlarge for larger size without severely weakening hitch plate. Thanks etrailer.com for having this CB-20Z Hitch Ball in stock.


Comments
The mounted CB-20Z Hitch Ball has been working great!
Jim P - 08/05/2015



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Prompt service, well packaged, and the product was exactly what I was looking for. I will buy from this seller again.


Comments
Still solid as the day I bought it and working very well after more than a year. I use this on my John Deere garden tractor to pull my trailer from storage at the back of my lawn to my driveway where it can be hooked up to my truck. This allows me to avoid driving my heavier truck across my lawn. So very useful and worth the price.
Steven - 08/09/2021


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I had installed a hitch on my Kubota ZD 1211 mower. So I could pull a log splitter and small utility trailer. Ball showed a day early and was as stated. Second time ordering from etrailer. I will continue to use you guys. Thanks.



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Did you know most stores dont sell a 2" ball with a 5/8" shank? Well, Etrailer does. I just needed to move my little 5'×8' flat bed trailer around with my mower. This trailer ball fit my needs perfectlyand was shipped lighning fast...as usual..awesome service and product from Etrailer.com...thx guys!



- CB-20Z
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Just what I was looking for...fits perfectly. Hard to find 2 inch ball with 5/8 inch diameter shaft. Quick service.



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I was happy to have found this little gem online, as no store around here has anything like this. The 5/8" shank fits my 4wheeler, so I can use a small trailer that has a 2" connector for work in my yard.


Comments
It has worked well for the past year. No issues, I just hitch it up and go!
Lon S - 06/26/2018



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I have an old riding lawn mower that I don't use for cutting grass. I wanted to use it just to move things around like trailers, a small boat etc... Just to park them in different parts of my property. I saw that there was a spot to put a 5/8 bold through and I needed a 2" trailer ball. I looked everywhere locally and could not find a 2" trailer ball with a 5/8 shank. I looked on line at etrailer.com and I had never heard of them. They had exactly what I needed and I had it within 3-4 days. I absolutely did not mind the shipping charge because I probably spent that much in gas riding around looking for one. It is good that someone not only has the fast moving items, but has special type applications. Great product, easy to maneuver website and they kept me informed all the way until I got it.



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Was glad to locate this hard to find hitch ball to fit my Husqvarna mower. Everybody has them with 3/4 shanks, but I needed a 2 inch ball but with a 5/8" threaded shank in order not to have to ream out the mount hole on the mower which would make it even weaker than it is. I need it to tow my utility trailer across the yard to where I park it, so as not to drive my truck on the yard. The ball is described as zinc plated but it is about as shiny as chrome.


Comments
I still think this is a chrome ball. It has not rusted and it is still on my riding mower to use sometimes to move my utility trailer across the yard.
Frank - 05/31/2016



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I looked locally in 7 different stores for this ball hitch. It needed to be 5/8 inch diameter on the shank to fit a lawn mower. This was a hard to find part locally and I located it on etrailer.com. Thanks for the quick service.


Comments
Great!
Brian - 09/01/2017



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I have been searching for a trailer ball with a 1/2 inch shaft for a long time and came upon your web site and you had them. It was easy to place my order and it was shipped right away. thank you ps very well made product


Comments
Its held up extremely well . Thank you once again for having this product.
Ron C - 05/31/2016



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Hard to find a 2" ball on a 5/8" shaft. etrailer has it all. Placed it on a riding mower to pull a 5X8 utility trailer for hauling brush. It is installed but I have not used the trailer yet. Good webpage and fast service.


Comments
I know my contact was computer generated but this is the first time I have ever been contacted one year later to check on my purchase. First class vendor.
DAS - 07/14/2017



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great but hard to find size,got this specifically for my lawn tractor , now i can pull my boat and trailer around the yard, without the weight of my truck. shipping was very fast and payment made easy. thanks etrailer.


Comments
as good as the day i bought it
ofer N - 04/01/2015



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I purchased this for use on a new lawn tractor that was made with a 5/8" hitch hole for towing. This hitch ball fit the hole, was easy to install, and is well constructed. I am now able to tow my utility trailer in the yard by it's 2" hitch . etrailer is the only place that I could find this, and their service was great!



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The product was exactly what I was looking for, a 2" tow ball with an 5/8" diameter shank. Something you will not typically find in a store. When I am in Mariposa CA, where my mother lives, and attach the ball to the tractor, I will send two pictures. One picture with the ball attached to a Craftsman tractor and a second with the tractor towing a wood splitter. The purpose of this purchase is to be able to move the wood splitter around on her property to split wood that is too large to be moved first.



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This is just what I needed for my garden tractor tow bar. Fast shipping too.



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I have a small Murray Lawn Mower. I also have a small 4 X 7 trailer. With the F150 that I drove. I cannot see the trailer to back it up my driveway. Once I found out they made a 2 inch ball with this smaller shaft/shank. I ordered it. This ball is a time saver. Not to mention a back saver as well. ETrailer.com is a great company to order from. Good Price, and items are shipped quickly. I cannot wait to order my next time.



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I needed a 2" ball with a 5/8" shank to put on the back of my Ariens 46" riding mower. I have a 5x10 utility trailer that I store behind my house out of sight. It's much easier to use my mower to pull the trailer in and out as opposed to tearing up the grass with my truck tires twisting and turning. NO ONE local had a 2" ball with the small 5/8" shank to fit my mower. etrailer had it in stock. I ordered it on July 27th...it was in my mailbox on July 30th !! Great service, great price, fast shipping,...product works great! Thanks etrailer!



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I like the product. I could not find the 2" ball in the store. Fleet Farm had the 1 7/8" ball, so I have that one too. One thing I think I would like is a quick release pin. I bought this for my lawn tractor to pull my trailer around. But then when I want to use my other items I have to take the bolt nut off, so a faster solution would be some sort of quick disconnect, since I only need this ball once in a while.



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Prompt service as always. Was having trouble finding a 2in. Tow ball with a 5/8 shank to fir my Polaris Sportsman 4-wheeler. Needed this set-up to pull my log splitter and bike trailer. Plenty of 1-7/8 tow balls with 5/8 shank but no 2in. Thought I was going to have to cut up a 2in. with large shank and weld on but you came through. Thank you for hard to find product and great service.



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etrailer.com is the only place on earth, apparently, to get a 2" hitch ball with a small 5/8-inch diameter shank. Very handy for my garden tractor moving a bass boat trailer around our property. Furthermore, etrailer sends timely emails when the order is shipped, and has a very handy and easy to use tracking function to show the progress of one's order in the shipping process. I'm very satisfied.



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The product is great. Good quality, and Etrailer was the only place I could find a 2" ball with a 5/8" shank. But what really impressed me was the service from this company. The ball was back-ordered, and I received an email shortly after I placed the order informing me. I thought, "Ok, I'm glad they let me know." But then a few minutes later, I received a personal phone call to let me know it was back-ordered and when they expected it to be in. That really impressed me. Kudos to Etrailer for the personal touch.



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Needed a 2" hitch ball with 5/8" shank for my 28 hp garden tractor. Need to tow off road & street legal 4x8 dump trailer with either tractor or truck. Went to local trailer dealer. He didn't have one, and doubted they exist. I'm glad I found etrailer.com. They had the ball in stock, shipped it super quick. Now my choice for trailer gear, esp. unusual stuff.



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I needed a ball for my lawn tractor so that I could use it to move my boat trailer without having to drive my truck through the lawn. The tractor had a 5/8 hole to mount the hitch ball on and etrailer was the only place I could find that had a 2" ball on a 5/8" shank. The price was right and the delivery time was quicker than I expected.



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We are so happy to have found this ball. could not find one locally. we are now able to pull our 4x6 trailer with the lawn tractor, and we have used it so many times, saving us time and effort trying to move stuff with the smaller dump cart, the ball has tripled it's value to us in just a few short weeks.



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First ball I ordered had bad threads, they sent out a second ball right away and didn't even want the first one back. Refreshing to deal with a company that backs it's products and values customer service. They have a customer for life from my lens!


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