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05-30-2019, 06:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,539
Posted By NASCAT

Skammer- I think it will depend on how the...

Skammer- I think it will depend on how the trailer was constructed, more specifically how the tongue is fabricated & coupler is attached.
If you are ordering a NEW trailer then you may have more...
05-29-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,750
Posted By NASCAT

Up until recently did torsion / energy absorbing...

Up until recently did torsion / energy absorbing hitches even exist?
I ask b/c being told your hitch is TOO rigid seems like a crock when 99% of the ball mounts out there in USE are rigid?
As much...
05-29-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,750
Posted By NASCAT

YIKES!! Appears that Myco just filled the...

YIKES!!

Appears that Myco just filled the pie cutout w/ welding rod.
I can't see inside the C-Channel but pictured here are 3 new trailers I've had built from 2 different manufacturers (Myco...
05-28-2019, 09:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,539
Posted By NASCAT

Very familiar w/ the Curt Adjustable ball mount....

Very familiar w/ the Curt Adjustable ball mount. Good quality & quite popular.
I was seeking an energy absorbing setup so it was between the Shocker Hitch and the Gen Y.
The Gen Y ended up being...
05-28-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,539
Posted By NASCAT

Channel Mount Torsion Hitch

Having made the 800mi R/T trip tow to JAX and back I'd say the relocating of the GenY Torsion hitch from the receiver to the front of my trailer has been a success helping me accomplish what I set...
05-22-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By NASCAT

That's Awesome! Greg & Yvonne's hard work and...

That's Awesome!
Greg & Yvonne's hard work and loyal following clearly paid dividends.
05-21-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Posted By NASCAT

I hadn't been too this event in a few years but...

I hadn't been too this event in a few years but thought that Greg, Yvonne and all others involved did an outstanding job.
Venues were great as was the weather & back to back days of boating!
...
05-16-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 996
Views: 157,091
Posted By NASCAT

Thanks Gentlemen, keep in mind that if my Broward...

Thanks Gentlemen, keep in mind that if my Broward Trailer didn't have the flat nose and plate setup which allows the versatility to go several directions this would not have been an option for me....
05-16-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 996
Views: 157,091
Posted By NASCAT

Working closely w/ both Broward Trailers and the...

Working closely w/ both Broward Trailers and the folks at Gen Y I opted to go w/ a Channel Mount Torsion Assy that mounts to the front of my trailer vs the typical receiver style.
Because the...
05-16-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,539
Posted By NASCAT

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05-16-2019, 08:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 458
Posted By NASCAT

Jacksonville Bound

Headed your way!!https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.offshoreonly.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/jax_bound_5f77882579da2df5c9b5906ef06a4e7cdb85ae89.jpg
04-28-2019, 09:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,539
Posted By NASCAT

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04-25-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 299
Posted By NASCAT

Super nice facility. I never made it over to the...

Super nice facility. I never made it over to the new shop to see in person but I know my boat spent some time there.

I told them they may wish to rethink the steel casters on some of their...
04-25-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 996
Views: 157,091
Posted By NASCAT

Bubba- I found several suppliers for the Carbon...

Bubba- I found several suppliers for the Carbon Tube online but ultimately sourced it locally.
My combo cup / rod holders have a 1.560" id so 1-3/8" od tube fits in them good w/o being so snug. The...
04-25-2019, 07:14 AM
Replies: 996
Views: 157,091
Posted By NASCAT

Nor-Tech offers a power sunshade that extends off...

Nor-Tech offers a power sunshade that extends off the rear of the hardtop. It's very nice but also very $$$$.
I'm sourcing all the components to build something similar to this for both the bow &...
04-24-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 996
Views: 157,091
Posted By NASCAT

UPDATE: Floating height appears to be 8 6 but I...

UPDATE: Floating height appears to be 8 6 but I always round up to 9 just to be safe.
04-24-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 996
Views: 157,091
Posted By NASCAT

Over the years, I've learned allot from many of...

Over the years, I've learned allot from many of the other OSO members and their informative threads.
This has been my way of giving back or at least it has always bee my intention. I have to be...
04-24-2019, 11:29 AM
Replies: 996
Views: 157,091
Posted By NASCAT

To All As always I am humbled by the many...

To All

As always I am humbled by the many positive comments this thread has received, Thank You!

DoubleRigged- Ron- I'm simply giving credit, where credit is due. You have been involved w/ all...
04-24-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,539
Posted By NASCAT

Skammer, I hear you, unfortunately I don't...

Skammer,

I hear you, unfortunately I don't have any worth posting.

Your request has been noted.:drink:
04-23-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 996
Views: 157,091
Posted By NASCAT

Thank you! Yes I measured on the lot &...

Thank you!

Yes I measured on the lot & measure right about 11' 8" but I round up to 12'.
We were measuring the front of the top where the spot light is but the antenna mounts are actually higher....
04-23-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 996
Views: 157,091
Posted By NASCAT

Boat & trailer officially completed last week....

Boat & trailer officially completed last week. Took advantage of the long weekend to fetch them.

The completion of this build has been a long time coming nearly 2x the time its taken to build the...
04-23-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,539
Posted By NASCAT

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.offshoreonly.com-...

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04-22-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 996
Views: 157,091
Posted By NASCAT

DamDonzi- I would recommend the GenY Torsion...

DamDonzi- I would recommend the GenY Torsion Hitch to anyone that asked me about it and was interested.
One must keep their individual application in mind but I enjoyed a much improved 800+ mile tow...
04-22-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 996
Views: 157,091
Posted By NASCAT

When I think of custom welded aluminum boat...

When I think of custom welded aluminum boat trailers I think of them as all being built w/ the same components (Aluminum C-Channel, Dexter Axles, Brakes, Wood Bunks etc). Based on this I think it...
04-18-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,539
Posted By NASCAT

The Hitch is a GenY Torsion Hitch. Ill...

The Hitch is a GenY Torsion Hitch.

Ill reserve comment on the chains as Ive not even seen the trailer.

At highway speeds I much rather have the tow vehicle & trailer separate from one...
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