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hmaadd29 09-20-2007 12:10 PM

Bunk Grease
 
What do you guys use to keep your trailer bunks slick.


Sorry to ask so many questions.

JRH 09-20-2007 12:44 PM

http://www.westmarine.com/webapp/wcs...=4764&cid=6111


Stuff works really good...I push my skiff off with one hand. Just don't unhook boat from trailer until you get to the water. :)

This reminds me I'm about due for a new coat.

mwk 09-20-2007 03:47 PM

some spray silicon is all u need.

fatalbert43 09-20-2007 04:11 PM

Spray Silicone will do the trick.

Also, I do know some guys who wax thier bunks. I think they use gulf wax, but I am not 100% sure.

EricY 09-21-2007 04:52 AM

I just use the spray silicon also. It's a couple of bucks at the big box stores.

Like mentioned above, DO NOT unhook the boat until it is over water. I take a turn around the winch post with my bow line to slow the thing down coming off the trailer. If I don't it's like launching the Titanic.

hmaadd29 09-22-2007 03:24 AM

what brand spray silicone. The ones I've tried don't seem to work that well.

captpn 09-22-2007 12:00 PM

Try Liquid Rollers. its very good but costs a bit more .most boating store have it. Mine comes off the trailer like crazy for about 2 months...then its time to re apply. Silicone can build up over time and actually can get sticky, so ive heard, but ive used it and it does work, but not like Liquid Rollers Spray.

Trailer Parts Superstore - Liquid Rollers Bunk Spray Coating, 10 oz.

Capt Billy Rotne 09-22-2007 12:52 PM

Yeah liquid rollers is the stuff.

You can also use pure silicone for tires as well...the gel stuff.

fatalbert43 09-22-2007 05:52 PM

I have used regular Spray Silicone from Ace Hardware. They have some stuff with Teflone in it that works the best.

Back down, shake the bow to break the static friction and it will slide right off the trailer.

Jason S 09-27-2007 04:05 AM

I've just got the white bunk slicks on my trailer and my skiff slides right off with no problem at all.


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