Tucking a "BOB's"

Discussion in 'Boat Yard Basics' started by noeettica, May 23, 2010.

  1. noeettica

    noeettica Well-Known Member

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    Anyone Tipping the Top of their Bob's Manual JP Away from the transom to get more "tuck" ?

    Dave
     
  2. richg99

    richg99 1652 G3; Malibu Mini-X kayak

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    I've added wedges to a transom once in the distant past. It was on a 150hp motor, though. Worked out very well.

    Rich
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    CMC, Transom Wedges/ Setback Spacers


    These 2 degree wedges are designed to give extra positive or negative trim.


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  3. Brett

    Brett > PRO STAFF <

    Dave, move some gear forward to balance the load!
    That heavy cooler doesn't have to be reachable when running!

    [smiley=happy.gif]
     
  4. gheenoe

    gheenoe Got snook?

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    I tried it and the holes didnt line up.To make it work you will have to enlarge the holes.
     
  5. noeettica

    noeettica Well-Known Member

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    They must have Re-Designed it mine line up :)

    Ran It yesterday ... I can Run my motor in The 3rd Hole ...LOL But can really tuck If I want to ...