Spur Shanks are 2-1/2" long and fit 1"+ heel bands. The shap guard sticks up about 1/2". Thickness is 1/2" and constructed from A-36 Steel. Sold in pairs. This multi-purpose shank great as is, or can be shortened or cut to tilt up or down. Shank is square cut. You can round off with a belt sander or file to make it yours. Made in Texas USA.