trim tabs?

Discussion in 'Boat Yard Basics' started by steve77777, Jan 8, 2014.

  1. steve77777

    steve77777 I Love microskiff.com!

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    will trim tabs help my 15 foot boggy skiff from tilting side to side by weight distribution while running? or are they used just to get on a plain faster?
     
  2. Brett

    Brett > PRO STAFF <

    Yes. And, Yes. Also help with porpoising and rough water.
     

  3. Check out Bennett's SLT manual tabs. Once you get the correct angle they work great and cost $150 a pair. Increased hole shot with minimal bow rise and while running there is no noticeable drag.
     
  4. devrep

    devrep Well-Known Member

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    you will lose a couple mph with tabs down. no big deal, just letting you know.