Like Tree0Likes

Trailer roller dents

Reply
Old 04-06-2011, 09:29 PM
  #1
Registered
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Pasadena, MD
My Boats: It's Not About Being Noticed, It's About Being Remembered
Posts: 3,239
Default Trailer roller dents

Getting ready to redo the bottom my boat and now that it's on blocks I can see dents left in the bottom by the old trailer set up (the trailer has been changed since). The boat has been on the new trailer set up that supports the transom instead of a foot in for a couple months now but the dents are still there. Would you fill them with glass and such to smooth them back out or just let it go?
f_inscreenname is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 04-06-2011, 11:20 PM
  #2
Registered
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Jackson, Mississippi
My Boats: 1997 fountain fever 32
Posts: 448
Default

F, you could do a search on blueprinting or hook bottom. I looked it up for my own knowledge recently. General consensus was the need to repair depended on the degree of the hook, boat's attitude on plane, some hulls purposely had the hook, some people removed the hook and gained nothing, others gained 2-3 mph, more stability less porpoising. If it is minor, probably leave it alone.
pitts1313 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply



Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:10 PM.


Copyright 2011 OffShoreOnly. All rights reserved.