British made steel shanks for women footwear
A quality British made steel shanks for arch support. A shoe making item used when making new shoes or repairing. Sold as a pair. These steel shanks can be shaped to required heel height.
Women steel shanks dimensions: Length: 12.5 cm. Width: 12 mm. Thickness: 1.5 mm
Curved for 4-5 cm high heels. Old stock. Expect few rust marks
Shoe shank is a curved piece of material inserted on the bottom of the shoe or boot. All men footwear made will have either metal, plastic or wooden shanks. Where as with women footwear it will have steel shanks. The main purpose of the shoe or boot shank is to give extra support to the arch of the foot as well as to make the footwear a sturdy item.
Footwear shank is inserted on the bottom of the footwear between the heel and the ball of the foot just below the arch. A shank is needed to help add extra support to the arch area of the shoe. Steel shanks are extremely sturdy, light and flexible.