Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Lydia .La.
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changing bunk supports with spirit 23 still on trailer
the bunk supports on my trailer are in pretty bad shape .
i tried changing them out at the public boat ramp,was hard to work
with out power and all the traffic.
plus i was by myself and the boat kept getting blown off the center support rail before i could get it cranked in .
took me about 20 times before i got it so the swing keel was on the board.
any advice on how to jack up the hull enough to change one support at a time in my yard.
i have pavers ,cinderblocks ,boards , one railroad screw jack and several bottle jacks . would a 12"x12" piece of padded plywood work best or 4' secton of 2"x6" work better .
if i change them out at home ,i can take the lower section to work and beadblast them then cold galv them .
S/V Erin Go Bragh
Last edited by Southron Spirit; 02-28-2012 at 05:29 PM.