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Old 07-14-2020, 07:41 PM
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rock guards or tow tuff

Anyone have any advise from experience to prevent gravel from hitting boat. I have a well traveled gravel hill on a curve that usually is quite wash board come fall when I tow the boat home. Because of rain this year the hill is worse. Already this year my truck tires are spinning without the boat on the hitch. Comments welcome.

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Old 07-14-2020, 11:45 PM
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Not sure these are full proof, but I did rock tamers, with a special twist.

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Old 07-15-2020, 07:57 AM
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I use rock tamers too and they seem to do the job very well. Key is to make sure they are less than 3 inches when the boat is hooked up (see Double D's pic).
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Old 07-15-2020, 10:30 AM
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I use a different brand Enkay. They work well just like the Rock Tamers.

And like mentioned adjust them so they are +/- 3" off the ground when loaded. You don't want them touching the ground when the suspension travels or they will kick rocks up.
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Old 07-16-2020, 04:47 AM
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Quality mill rolls from TINVO

The mill rolls are mainly used for the rolling mill, which causes continuous plastic deformation of the metal. The roll is mainly composed of a roll body, a roll neck and a shaft head. The roll body is the middle part of the roll, which actually participates in the rolling of the metal with a smooth cylindrical or grooved surface. There are steel rolls, cast iron rolls, alloy rolls, ceramic rolls, etc, according to the roll material. Depending on the manufacturing method, the mill rolls have types of casting rolls, forging rolls, surfacing rolls, sleeve rolls, etc. Also mill rolls are classified into hot rolling rolls and cold rolling rolls, as per the steel. The properties and quality of a roll generally depend on its chemical composition and manufacturing method and can be evaluated by its microstructure, physical and mechanical properties.
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Homemade.... less than $20, just as functional. There is now a hole cut where exhaust exits.
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Old 07-20-2020, 06:28 PM
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Homemade.... less than $20, just as functional. There is now a hole cut where exhaust exits.
How did you mount it to receiver ? does it wobble ? Rock tamers in Canada are $336 plus tax.Ouch.
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How did you mount it to receiver ? does it wobble ? Rock tamers in Canada are $336 plus tax.Ouch.

They mount around the 2 receiver and do not shake on the receiver. However, if your receiver wobbles, then they will wobble.
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