Mister Hitches 286mm Long Drop Shank Suit Weight Distribution Systems

All Mister Hitches drop shanks are made from solid steel high strength carbon steel (ATSM A36) & have a rated capacity of 4500kg. The rated towing capacity when used with a Mister Hitches Mix & Match adaptor is 3500kg. Compliant with the static test requirements of ADR62/02.

Please Note: Your towing capacity is determined by the lowest rated component of towing system e.g Vehicles tow & ball weight capacity, Tow ball, Tow Bar, Ball Mount etc.

Ball Couplings on tow bars are required to be installed so that the height of the centre of the body of the ball coupling is between 350mm and 420mm from the ground when laden (refer to ADR 62/01).


- This Shank is made from solid steel and is optional when extra height or drop is required.
- Shank is 50.8mm square and suits Hayman Reese Style Towbar Receivers.
- Incorporates 3 Hitch Pin holes for greater adjustment, also can suit a short shank of a Ford Ranger Tow Bar.
- Pin holes distance from end of the shank 50mm, 82.5mm and 125mm
- Drop (Top of Shank to top of Ball Platform) = 135mm
- Rise (Top of Shank to top of Ball Platform) = 254mm
- Shank overall height = 286mm

Compatible with Mister Hitches Multi-Hitch Ball Mount Adaptor MHMHBM Sold Separately.

Brand Mister Hitches
Shipping Weight 10.4500kg