bing tracking image
  1. Accessories and Parts
  2. Equal-i-zer
  3. Weight Distribution Hitch
  4. Shanks
  5. Fits 2 Inch Hitch
  6. Square - 9 In Drop
Equal-i-zer Wt Distribution Shank - 12" - 13" Rise, 9" Drop - 600 to 1,400 lbs TW

Equal-i-zer Wt Distribution Shank - 12" - 13" Rise, 9" Drop - 600 to 1,400 lbs TW

Item # EQ90-02-4400
lowest price pledge
Our Price: $189.70
You Save: $24.26
Accessories and Parts
This item qualifies for Free Shipping
Shipping Weight: 28 lbs
In Stock
zoom in icon
slider vertical icon
zoom out icon
Comment field cannot be left empty.
Name field cannot be left empty.

Thank you! Your comment has been submitted successfully. You should be able to view your question/comment here within a few days.

Error submitting comment. Please try again momentarily.

Product Images

Customer Photos


Need help with installation?
Locate installers near me
Shank offers up to a 13" rise and a 9" drop for your Equal-i-zer weight distribution system. Measures 12" long and fits 2" x 2" trailer hitches. 1-800-496-5010 to order Equal-i-zer accessories and parts part number EQ90-02-4400 or order online at Free expert support on all Equal-i-zer products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Equal-i-zer Wt Distribution Shank - 12" - 13" Rise, 9" Drop - 600 to 1,400 lbs TW. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.
  • All Info
  • Reviews (318)
  • Q & A (0)
  • Photos
  • Why etrailer?

Equal-i-zer Accessories and Parts - EQ90-02-4400

  • Weight Distribution Hitch
  • Shanks
  • Fits 2 Inch Hitch
  • Square - 9 In Drop
  • Equal-i-zer
  • 1400 lbs TW
  • Square - 13 In Rise

Shank offers up to a 13" rise and a 9" drop for your Equal-i-zer weight distribution system. Measures 12" long and fits 2" x 2" trailer hitches.


  • Shank slides into your hitch receiver and provides the attachment point for your weight distribution system's head assembly
    • Designed for use with Equal-i-zer weight distribution systems
  • 6 Adjustment holes for attaching the head assembly
    • Lets you level your trailer with your tow vehicle
  • Drop or rise positions available to fit your application
  • Dipped steel resists corrosion
  • Made in the USA


  • Fits: 2" x 2" trailer hitch receivers
  • Gross Trailer Weight: 14,000 lbs
  • Tongue weight: 600 lbs - 1,400 lbs
  • Maximum rise: 13"
  • Maximum drop: 9"
  • Overall dimensions: 12" long x 14" high
  • 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

90-02-4400 Equalizer Weight-Distribution Shank - 12" Long

Customer Reviews

Equal-i-zer Wt Distribution Shank - 12" - 13" Rise, 9" Drop - 600 to 1,400 lbs TW - EQ90-02-4400

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (318 Customer Reviews)

Shank offers up to a 13" rise and a 9" drop for your Equal-i-zer weight distribution system. Measures 12" long and fits 2" x 2" trailer hitches.


Item ok to use but scuffed up as it had completely broken out of the packaging. Scuffs didn’t matter much but was lucky shipper managed to keep box (with ship label) and heavy item together


Welds look good. Should do the job. Good shipping time. Thanks


Can't say how happy I'm am with my purchase experience, good price, quick shipping, and came just as it should. Actually came quicker than expected so was able to use the new truck to pull the camper with.


Great product at a reasonable price. Customer service was very helpful in determining the drop I needed and selecting the right shank.

The right shank for towing our Airstream.
Kerry - 11/25/2021


It was everything that I was expecting.


Quick shipping. Product as described. The box was partially ripped open, but its a huge chunk of steel in a cardboard box, no big deal. Went from a 1/2 ton Chevy to a 1 ton Ford, needless to say I needed a longer shank. It looks great, very happy.


My order (107131659) arrived, but after test-fitting the extended shank onto my vehicle, I only have 6" of clearance on level ground. This will definitely not suffice, given the slope of my driveway.

I'm hoping to get some help. What I'm ultimately trying to do is get my tow vehicle & camper trailer's Equal-i-zer hitch set up correct so that the trailer couple and the vehicle hitch ball are relatively level with one another before the hitch is connected (as per Equal-i-zer's instructions). Unfortunately, this requires that I either lower the hitch (which, as I found, results in too low of clearance at the shank), or raise the trailer. Do you have any suggestions? What about an "axle swap," where the under-slung springs are moved to the top of the trailer's axles?

Thank you for your assistance and any recommendations you may have.

Depending on the diameter of your axle tube, it might be possible to swap the leaf springs from the underside to the top of the axle. This will gain you about the diameter of the axle as a gain in height. For a 2-38 inch diameter axle, use part K71-384-00 or for a 3 inch diameter axle, use K71-385-00.
Mike L - 10/23/2018


This is the offset that I have been looking for. It was difficult to find - except at e-trailer!


Not much to you can say about a shank. However, the service was great. I had ordered a different (to short) shank from Amazon and it took a week to arrive and wasn't packed or wrapped with anything. The paint was chipped and the edges banged up so much it wouldn't go into the receiver with out filling the edges. etrailer had it delivered in 2 days and the custom packing was so so good I didn't think the box UPS deliver was the shank. Great job etrailer! You'll be the first place I now look for accessories for my truck and trailer.

The part is working great.
GF - 09/12/2016


Needed to lower the height of my hitch ball after upgrading to an HD pickup truck. This adapter did the trick!!


Perfect fit for my camper set up on my 21 Ram 2500


nice web site, easy to get around and find what I was looking for. I ordered a 9" drop for my Equalizer hitch and a correct size ball. They shipped as promised by etrailer. However the train had a derailment on it's way here. I sent an inquiry as to the where about of my package and they responded the next day with the train problem. I received an email and a phone call follow up from etrailer. I wasn't expecting this great customer service from them but was VERY PLEASED with the service. Got delayed a couple days NO PROBLEM for me. Looking thru the cataloge now for my next purchase.
Thank You etrailer


It is excellent quality, the right size, and delivered very quickly. I am 100% satisfied.

Very well
Lester - 05/13/2021


in a word, SLICK
A must have.

Weight Distribution Shank was required to fit up my Grand Cherokee to Bullet trailer. found it necessary to cut -off bottom of shank3 0r 4 inches to achieve ground clearance. Fair amount of time to dial it in but worth it. Could not be happier with the results .


Just what we needed to make our e2 sway/weight distribution system fit our new Chevy Tahoe. We are pulling a 1961 Aristocrat Land Commander and the Tahoe's receiver is about one foot higher than the receiver on our previous tow vehicle. This shank is built like a tank and made everything fit perfectly.


Great quality and fast service.


We received our drop hitch last week, and we were not disappointed! It is a well made, heavy duty hitch. We haven't used it as yet due to having surgery and not being able to put it on the truck, but we bought it to lower our present hitch that was too high to pull our camper.


Wow! Placed the order, two days later it is in my hands! With free shipping! I am impressed with etrailer once again! The EQ90-02-4400, 9" drop shank appears to be of the same quality as the original Equalizer short shank. While I haven't been able to install the piece as yet, I have no doubt it will work flawlessly.
5 Stars Plus to etrailer. I always recommend etrailer to anyone needing TT parts or accessories. You will not be disappointed!!


Good product. Came on time, and fits perfectly. Very heavy duty.

No problems. I have a heavy trailer 8,000 pounds. A lower quality hitch would not have served my needs.
Charlie W - 03/27/2021


It worked out well.
Thank you for your
response time.


Heavy duty extended drop works for my new 2020 Ram 2500 which sits higher than my previous Ram 1500.
etrailer kept me informed of my order.


Fast deliver, item as described.


Had to cut an inch and a half off the end as it was occasionally dragging on the pavement. Was looking for a 7". Solid construction as it is made out of 2 solid pieces of steel stock.


Product shipped and delivered very quickly. The hitch was exactly what I ordered and is solid, durable and will certainly last a long time. I am completely satisfied with the process and will definitely shop in the future.


Arrived early and was exactly what I needed to raise the hitch on my SUV to match up to the trailer hitch.

Show More Reviews

See what our Experts say about this Equal-i-zer Accessories and Parts

< Previous
123. . .4

Do you have a question about this Accessories and Part?

  • Why

    At we guarantee:
  • Highest quality accessories and parts for the best price.

    Our Lowest Price Pledge ensures you will never overpay for the parts you need.
  • Real product know-how.

    We make sure that the products we sell are what we say they are, and that they work the way they are supposed to work. Get real advice from a real person who has the knowledge and expertise needed to solve your problem.
  • Most detailed, accurate accessories and part information available.

    Because we take providing accurate product information seriously, we take our own detailed product photos, demo videos and installation videos, as well as verify measurements, instructions, and vehicle fit information.
  • Installations, made easy.

    We love helping people and have the most highly-trained customer service, hands-on experience, step by step videos and installation instructions.
  • Fast shipping.

    Your order is automatically routed to get out of our warehouse and to your door as quickly as possible. Receive free shipping on orders over $99.
  • Personalized service for life.

    We provide one-on-one, personalized service from the ordering process through the life of your product.
  • Trusted since 1946.

    We've been serving customers since our parts store first opened in 1946 and continue to be recognized by our customers, our vendors and third parties for exceptional service.
  • Returns Policy

    Need to return an item? No problem. Please read our Returns Policy for more information.

Info for this part was:

Employee Dan D
Updated by:
Dan D
Employee Laura H
Updated by:
Laura H
Employee Carrie F
Updated by:
Carrie F
Employee Mike L
Expert Research:
Mike L
Employee Michael H
Expert Research:
Michael H
Employee Jameson C
Expert Research:
Jameson C
Employee Adam R
Expert Research:
Adam R
Employee Jeffrey L
Expert Research:
Jeffrey L
Employee Lindsey S
Written by:
Lindsey S
Employee Cole B
Installed by:
Cole B

At we provide the best information available about the products we sell. We take the quality of our information seriously so that you can get the right part the first time. Let us know if anything is missing or if you have any questions.

Product Experts Available Now!
Call 1-800-496-5010