5 Tips for Trailering with a Boat Cover

April 21st, 2015 | Posted by SavvyBoater in Boat Covers | Trailering - (Comments Off on 5 Tips for Trailering with a Boat Cover)

We’ve put together five tips you should follow to ensure that your boat cover is properly secured, so you don’t end up damaging your boat and your cover. #1. Use Quality Tie-Down Straps A set of webbed polypropylene tie-down straps won’t absorb water or stretch, unlike nylon rope and bungee cords. Polypropylene webbing lasts longer and is lighter than …
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Trailering My Boat: From Humiliation to Happy Launches

February 28th, 2014 | Posted by SavvyBoater in Trailering - (Comments Off on Trailering My Boat: From Humiliation to Happy Launches)

You should see me launch a boat. My goodness. It used to be a fiasco. Men would flock to my aid from nearby boats, cars, and docks. Yes, I was that bad. First off, I backed the Jeep too far into the lake. The exhaust pipe was percolating the water. I then waded around the …
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