How to Strap a Boat to a Trailer?

Answer There's nothing artful or difficult about strapping a boat to a trailer. Use a serviceable tie down strap. Remember that the small wire or fabric rope connecting the bow of your boat and the traile... Read More »

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How to Install Trailer Brakes on a Twin Axle Boat Trailer?

The brakes on a boat trailer are made up of electric brake pads, brake drums, return springs, retainer springs, retainer clips, retainers and the brake shoe adjuster. The brakes work by applying fr... Read More »

Do you have to register a boat trailer& boat that weigh less than 1,800 pounds in Oregon?

Boats must be titled and registered with the Oregon State Marine Board. If the combined weight of the boat and the trailer does not exceed 1,800 pounds, registration of the trailer with the Oregon ... Read More »

How to Remove a Boat from a Trailer with a Portable Boat Lift?

Lift, add stands, removeHow to Remove a Boat from a Trailer? This is an inherently arduous and dangerous task and should not be attempted without thorough knowledge of the tools needed and the mech... Read More »

How to Convert a Boat Trailer to a PWC Trailer?

Personal watercraft (PWC) typically come from the dealer with a specially set up trailer to fit the machine. PWC trailers tend to be small, lightweight units made from aluminum tubing with carpet-c... Read More »