Regardless of the type of boat that you own, a sailboat, a power boat, a personal watercraft, it is important to purchase the best equipment that will help you to take care of it properly year round. You need trailers and trailer components to bring your vessel to the water and bring it back home or to storage again. Adjustable trailer pads, trailer wedge stands and pads, can all be used to help protect your vessel during transportation. You can even get a personal watercraft dolly complete with TLC trailer pads to prevent damage when you haul it around town. It is important that you get the right type of equipment designed to be used with your type of vessel in order to get the best results.
How to Choose the Best Boat Trailer
When you start shopping around for boat trailers, make sure to take your time to ensure that you get one that is designed to be used with a sailboat, motor boat or personal watercraft, depending on what you own. You can actually cut down on your annual fees by having a quality boat trailer at your disposal. Most storage facilities and marinas charge customers labor every time they put the boats in the water, take them out, or move them around the facility. You can save a lot by having your own trailer and trailer components, that will help you to take care of all this movement and storage on your own.
If you are having a hard time justifying the cost of purchasing a new trailer, adjustable trailer pads or trailer wedge stands and pads, think about how much you spend in a single year for boat storage, either at the marina or the boat yard. Then think about how much you spend in marina fees every time you move your boat around so you can work on it or get it into storage. Add it all up and see how much you will be saving if you choose to invest in a new trailer that is designed for use with your vessel.
- make sure that the bunking configuration of the trailer is set-up specifically for your boat to prevent damage to the wood or fiberglass
- check to see that you have all the required trailer components, including trailer wedge stands and pads for best results
- compare the price of standard trailers and adjustable trailer pads with custom designed trailers and custom trailer components
- determine what you want to be able to do, such as being able to float the boat on and off the trailer for easy loading and unloading
- make sure that the trailer will provide you with proper keel support during loading, unloading and transportation
- make sure that the trailer is long enough to support your entire vessel
The Brownell Boat Stand System
When it comes to transporting, maintaining and storing your vessel, you can’t go wrong with Brownell boat stands, trailer components, personal watercraft dolly equipment, adjustable trailer pads and other types of trailer wedge stands and pads. The Brownell TLC boat pads are designed to provide “tender loving care” to you vessel, protecting the finish and providing drainage to eliminate moisture on the hull. Our adjustable trailer pads can be mounted to any type of Brownell Boat Stand or adjustable trailer.
The Brownell TLC Adjustable Trailer Pads come in three sizes, including 16 inches, 23 inches and 27 inches. Our TLC Orange Top Pads also come in three sizes, including 16 inches, 23 inches and 27 inches. The TLC Pad can be purchased by itself apart from the sets of trailer wedge stands and pads.
All of our products are made in America. The TLC trailer wedge stands and pads have a TPE surface that protects the finish of your boat, including epoxy, gel coat and wooden vessels. The fasteners are included when you purchase our adjustable trailer pads. Brownell has earned a solid reputation in the marine industry for producing quality products. If you would like to learn more about any of our trailer components, personal watercraft dolly options, trailer wedge stands and pads or TLC adjustable trailer pads, give us a call at 508-758-3671. We can help you find an authorized dealer near you.