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Lund Boat Parts (transom Corner Cap)


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Hello Friends:

 

I have a 2001 Lund Tyee Magnum 1950 that needs a new portside transom corner cap (hard plastic cap with three screws) from banging into the dock during storms. It appears Lund doesn't manufacture this part anymore (called Aronson's, and can't seem to find it at any local stores or on any of the online parts companies (great lakes skipper, etc). Any sense for where I may search next?

 

Thanks

 

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If you can't find one and need it really bad. You could try and find a shop to mill one out of a solid piece of black nylon.

Good luck. 

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Thanks for the replies friends, it's seemingly going to be a bit more difficult than I originally expected. I guess a 2001 is a bit too old to still supply these minor parts!?!? The local Lund place (Rapid Marine) indicated that they rarely go further than 2007 ish, which was a bit of a surprise to me..... 

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On 8/15/2019 at 10:06 AM, PSU said:

Thanks for the replies friends, it's seemingly going to be a bit more difficult than I originally expected. I guess a 2001 is a bit too old to still supply these minor parts!?!? The local Lund place (Rapid Marine) indicated that they rarely go further than 2007 ish, which was a bit of a surprise to me..... 

Hope I don't need anything for my 98...

 

Are their boat junkyards?

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I did a google on "corner cap" and gunwale corner cap.... Saw some stuff that looked like it would work.  

here is one.   this is from Australia but probably could find something here.   Also a bunch of pontoon stuff might be adaptable.  

 

Another thought is to look at Lund models and find one that uses the same hull as your boat only is more recent....   My guess is that Lund has been using basically the same hulls for a bunch of different models for years.   I bet you can find one that has similar corner caps as what you need.   You could even give them a call.  

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1 hour ago, PSU said:

Excellent Del, closest one I have seen so far! Thanks a bunch, I'll check it out

Good luck.  There are a gazillion of those corner caps online.   

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PSU - call the boat graveyard in Shakopee, right next to Valley Fair. It's called Twin City Outboard. I once went in looking for a replacement lower unit for a 3hp 1957 Johnson Seahorse. I was happy when the guy said they had it. When I got there, the guy brought out a box of them so that I could look them over and get the right color! They've got a lot of boats too. Cool place to visit and look around.

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Lol....I need the exact same part for a '04 Lund Tyee 1850.  Went looking for a part in July and had the same response from RJ marine in Duluth.   Joked that I need a new boat.

Kicking myself that I did'nt get the Hewescraft I was eyeballing when I was in the market for that boat.  More solidly built IMO....but more utilitarian too.  (Not as plush and not as good for fishing out of the bow...) Lots of plastic parts, trim peices etc. on a Lund that are subject to changes from model year to model year.   Lund only supplies parts back 6years or so....so I am told.     Boats can last longer than a typical car.  Mine runs fine and is fishes just as good as the day I got it.    Aggrivates me that this is the issue now.  

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I bought an aluminum generic corner trim piece from RJ marine in Duluth.  It fits and will work.  Not sure if they had more of those.

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On 9/7/2019 at 2:04 PM, Quincy said:

Not for a while.   Not at the lake right now.   Sorry.

 

On 9/7/2019 at 7:53 AM, PSU said:

Any chance you could take a picture Quincy?

 

If you search google for it there are a bunch of pictures.  Most of the corners, especially aluminum, are for pontoons but you might find something that would work...   My corners that came with the boat are a rubbery material.  Fortunately they are still hanging on, although not perfectly

 

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On 8/14/2019 at 9:56 PM, leech~~ said:

If you can't find one and need it really bad. You could try and find a shop to mill one out of a solid piece of black nylon.

Good luck. 

 

Two years later!! ?

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Technology is just amazing. I can't wait to get one of those printers some day. The ideas floating in my head are clouding my everyday judgement!

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9 hours ago, SkunkedAgain said:

Technology is just amazing. I can't wait to get one of those printers some day. The ideas floating in my head are clouding my everyday judgement!

Some libraries have them available.  Only covid shut ours down for the time being...

https://www.rplmn.org/services/technology/3d-printing

 

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On 8/16/2019 at 10:59 PM, delcecchi said:

I did a google on "corner cap" and gunwale corner cap.... Saw some stuff that looked like it would work.  

here is one.   this is from Australia but probably could find something here.   Also a bunch of pontoon stuff might be adaptable.  

 

Another thought is to look at Lund models and find one that uses the same hull as your boat only is more recent....   My guess is that Lund has been using basically the same hulls for a bunch of different models for years.   I bet you can find one that has similar corner caps as what you need.   You could even give them a call.  

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Would you be willing to make and sell a couple of these?

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11 hours ago, rkp said:

Would you be willing to make and sell a couple of these?

Welcome to the forum.  It looks like the original poster has never stopped back to take orders.  😕

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53 minutes ago, PSU said:

I am still here Leech, watching intently...

Sorry, talking about this guy above who said he could have them made but never came back. 😐

Rotes Motorrad

 

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On 8/25/2021 at 11:46 AM, Rotes Motorrad said:

I know this is an older post, but I had a friend looking for a corner for his Lund boat. The corner had disintegrated years ago. He still had one side, so I drew it in the CAD and mirror imaged it and 3D printed a replacement out of PETG plastic. Does yours look like this on the underside?

 

The one on the left is the original, my replacement is on the right. I saved the files for both sides, so I can make whichever is needed.

 

 

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Would you be willing to sell a couple? 

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