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    Lake Forest, IL

    Triton single Trailer Step Protector / Bumper

    Hi All - thought some folks might find this helpful after not finding much information on it myself. Problem is the raised metal steps on each side of the Triton trailer. I single-hand load/unload in rough water, and have scratched my hull pretty good on these raised areas when my SVHO gets pushed sideways. Worst one actually caused by the harbor master helping me load, but that's another story.

    Thought about covering with foam, bunk carpeting, looked for something aftermarket, called Triton. Then came across some heavy duty rubber bumpers on Amazon:

    I installed two per step, so when using them as a step, my foot would be balanced.

    A few pictures below. But drilled out some SS screw holes (11/64 for #10 screws), loaded them with loctite, and installed. Might have to go back and load up with epoxy later, but seem pretty snug now.

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    Last edited by K447; 10-03-2019 at 12:44 PM.

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    Click avatar for tech links/info K447's Avatar
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    near Toronto, Canada

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    Bob 1tommygunner1927's Avatar
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    Houston, Texas
    Both you guys get a cookie for good thinking! LOL I usually beach the ski on a sandy spot, back trailer in, and walk the ski on to the trailer.

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