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Jun 28, 2022

Tie down pontoon boat cover

Looking for a solution for tying down the pontoon boat cover while storing on the water. Hi Jan, Your best solution is to install eye straps or lashing

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Jun 10, 2022

1 1/4" bimini frame onto a 1" rail?

Current bimini and rails are 1. Qwest pontoon. How can I install a new 1 1/4 bimini frame on my 1rails? Hi, Your correct that most of the mounting hinges

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May 03, 2022

Looking for plastic washers that are flat on one side and curved to fit around 1.25" diam tubing

I want to attach a rail to my Bimini tubes by screwing or through-bolting through the tubing and through the Bimini cover material. Just looking for the

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May 03, 2022

Allen Key not fitting

My Allen key does not fit the screws to just my canopy so the two side curtains can go out properly how do I get the screws out properly thank you Mik

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Apr 03, 2022

Help finding quick release deck curtian hold downs

I want to replace these curtains hold downs but can't find them anywhere. I attached a photo. Thanks

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Apr 03, 2022

Aqualon edge or sunbrella for custom boat cover?

having a boat cover for my 20 foot Mariah. Towing is important . Is the aqualon strong enough to hold up to towing?

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Mar 24, 2022

Bimini Strap Top Tie Down, Learn to Make, Adjust and Install Them!

Our bimini strap guide will teach you every thing you need to know and purchase your replacements straps here.

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Feb 07, 2022

What causes the marine vinyl to turn brown? When I unrolled mine after storage my clear panels had turned opaque in many areas.

What causes the marine vinyl to turn brown? When I unrolled mine after storage my clear panels had turned opaque brown in many areas. They were rolled

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Feb 01, 2022

Houseboat Canvas Discussion and Recommendations

Buying houseboat canvas is expensive, so before you buy, consider these points.

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Feb 01, 2022

EZ-Xtend Boat Straps

Absolutely the best boat straps made in the USA. Superior heavy duty polyester webbing straps for all your boat strap needs. Made to last!

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