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Old 22 September 2016, 06:09   #1
Country: UK - England
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will launch wheels fit?


here is a pic of my transom, there is a 2cm lip at the bottom, are these wheels suitable in your opinions? if not, please advise.

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Old 22 September 2016, 06:41   #2
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It's a simple case of making a packer so they clear... which will obviously only need to be 2cm or less. You could cut it from something like a plastic/nylon kitchen cutting board or hardwood.

The only comment I'd make about those short leg wheels is with a V hull you need to ensure the hull and OB skeg will be sufficiently far enough above undulating ground.
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