Asked by: Chaibia Leblanc
asked in category: General Last Updated: 22nd April, 2020

How do you set up bunks on a boat trailer?

Set boat on trailer while maintaining no less than 2" gap between keel and tongue plate cover. The end of the bunks /rollers should be flush with transom and the boweye should reach the winch post. If this is so, the rear pivot should remain in the A-position.

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Then, how do you put bunks on a boat trailer?

Adjust the bunks if your boat is setting on the keel, but is "tipsy" on the trailer . Use your adjustable wrench to loosen the bolts that hold the bunk supports in place on the trailer . Raise the forward end of the bunk until it touches the bottom of the boat and tighten the forward-most bolt.

Also, how high should a boat sit on the trailer? Generally, the boat should sit as low as possible. MR, i have a 20ft Nautico and, yes, they do sit higher on the trailer than mono-hulls, just one of the many differences of a cat boat .

Beside this, what is the best wood to use for boat trailer bunks?

" Pressure -treated pine is the industry standard for boat-trailer bunks," he says, noting that hardwoods such as oak and cypress are popular alternatives to treated pine .

What are the parts of a boat trailer?

Boat Trailer Parts

  • PWC/JET SKI TRAILER PARTS.
  • BOAT TRAILER ROLLERS & ROLLER HARDWARE.
  • BOAT TRAILER BUNKS & BOW GUIDES.
  • BOAT TRAILER WINCHES, STRAPS & ACCESSORIES.
  • BOAT TRAILER FENDERS & FRAME HARDWARE.
  • BOAT TRAILER TIRES, RIMS & ACCESSORIES.
  • BOAT TRAILER TONGUE JACKS & DOLLIES.
  • BOAT TRAILER DISC BRAKES & BRAKE PARTS.
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