Types of Electric Brakes for Boat Trailers?

Answer Trailer brakes are required by law for tow vehicles that have a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of more than 3,000 lbs. Electric trailer brakes use electricity from the tow vehicle and determine... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Types of Electric Brakes for Boat Trailers

Do boat trailers have brakes?

Boat trailers that are up to 18 feet long and carry 3,000 pounds. They're not required by law to have breaks. Trailers that are larger than average usually have some form of Hydraulic breaking syst... Read More »

How to Install Electric Brakes for Trailers?

Adding electric trailer brakes will help make your trailer safer. A good investment of your time and money.

Electric Vs. Surge Boat Trailer Brakes?

Many boaters trailer their boat from home to the water. Most state regulations require brakes to be fitted on boat trailers that are over 3,000 pounds gross weight. These state regulations comply w... Read More »

Who manufactures Spartan boat trailers?

Spartan Boat Trailers, which have, according the manufacturer, a "curved frame similar to the shape of your boat's hull," are made by Tebben Enterprises, which is located in Clara City, Minnesota.S... Read More »