Getting to swap my trailer

RussGW270

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Thanks to @Lsquared , I get to swap my trailer out today for repairs. I kept ordering the last parts, and the trailer place kept sending the wrong parts. Last time, I had to drive there and back, about 7-ish hours, and did not catch they had given me the wrong hubs. So, now I am taking it to them and just saying, "okay, fix it... ALL of it."

So, going to swap my boat to the other trailer (it's a hoss...) later today. Then drag my trailer, empty, to Houston and leave it for a few weeks. They will re-wrire the entire thing, all lights etc, replace the brake pads and rotors, while it is there, why not..., and then a new jack, add a spare wheel mount, maybe a new winch, and they will swap the rear axle out with a new, correct, one. I may have them add new springs while it is there and new bunks.. I mean.. why not? The entire thing will be brand new by then heh.

So, should get it back next month and ready to roll. What a journey. I have swapped out so many parts on it only to find I was sent the wrong thing.. heh. Finally decided it was enough and, more importantly, had a nice Grady person local that was willing to loan me a trailer so I could get the boat off mine and get it done right.

Anyway, @Lsquared is a wonderful person... letting me borrow the trailer. I do not expect it will do more than move the boat from the lake to the house, heh... that trailer is a beast :p but... what a break to have it available. A local guy... boat-shark.. lol.. wanted $500 for day 1 and $25 a day after that to rent a trailer that would sit at his junkyard. Yea.. would have been over $1200 to rent the trailer.

Anyway, on a side note, the guy has 3 Grady's at his "Pick-a-part" boat junkyard. I may drive over there and see what they are and take pictures and see if there is anything folks would want off those boats.

Russ
 

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Be sure to check bunk spacing so as to not cause hull damage when loading.
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Yep, looked at that before loading.