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Hookmaster

Is this bow roller set too low?

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Hookmaster

The other boats I've owned had the bow roller positioned so the roller hits the keel when the boat is snubbed up, not the bow eye.

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Cheers

seems to me it needs adjustments,

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Cheers

I looked at my rig yesterday . It is a matched boat/trailer package from Lund . My roller is above the eye but snug onto the bow , probably an inch maybe more, higher than yours.

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gunner55

Every rig we've owned the roller is above the eye & snug to the boat when it's loaded.

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walros

Maybe see if you slide the winch back on the tongue an inch or two. The roller needs to contact the boat to keep it from bouncing. Should check to make sure the rear bunk rollers line up with the rear transom for stability.

 

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Wanderer

Looks too low to me too.

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gimruis

This is how my boat is.  The bow eye fits snuck right up the roller with the latch below.

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