This product is a 8 inch Hot-Dipped Galvanized L-Shaped Bunk Bracket. This Bunk Bracket measures 8 inches tall and 5 inches wide. The Holes you see on the longer section and foot section are 1/2 inch in diameter. The thickness of this 8 inch Hot-Dipped Galvanized bunk bracket is 1/4 inch. The foot holes are designed specially to be mounted on a 3 inch wide cross member. In most, if not all cases the cross-member would measure 3 inch by 3 inch. This style bunk bracket is used to mount bunk boards vertically to support the hull of the boat.
If you are deciding on this 8 inch L-Shape Galvanized Bunk Bracket you are either replacing existing rusted bunk brackets or switching the style of bunks on your boat trailer.
Choosing Hot-Dipped Galvanized L-Shape Bunk Brackets ensures a strong and sturdy corrosion resistant bunk bracket. Keep in mind that replacing bunk brackets typically also means you will be needing additional U-Bolts for mounting the new Bunk Brackets, and also bolts to re-bolt the bunk boards into the Bunk Brackets. These are both available on our website!
If you are mounting this 8 inch L Shape Bunk bracket to a 3 inch by 3 inch cross-member, the correct Hot-Dipped Galvanized U-Bolt is Galvanized U-Bolt 1/2 inch x 3 inch x 4 5/16 inch. This size U-Bolt will ensure the proper length of threads. Be sure to double check the U-Bolt dimension you require. These U-Bolts are also available in Stainless Steel and will NEVER RUST! In addition, you will need through bolts to re-mount your bunk boards. Check the length bolt you need. We have these available in both Stainless Steel and Zinc plated, you will need a 1/2 inch diameter bolt. We have Trailer Bolts of many lengths available.
These bunk brackets typically are replaced in pairs, so keep that in mind!
L-Type Bunk Bracket Project Check List:
| || Boat Trailer U-Bolts are used to mount your new Bunk Bracket to your trailers Cross Member, measure the height and width of your frame and select from Galvanized or Stainless Steel Trailer U Bolts in 1/2" Diameter.|
| || || Trailer Bolts are used to go through the bolt holes in the Bunk Bracket, and through the Bunk Board to secure it in place. Use 1/2" Diameter Bolts and select the length needed. Available in Stainless Steel and Zinc Plated.|
| || || Marine Bunk Board Carpet is used to wrap your boat trailers bunk boards to protect your boat hull from damage, available in several different widths for 2" x 4" and 2"x 6" boards. |