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 Post subject: trailer bunks
PostPosted: Sun Jun 16, 2013 8:47 pm 
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gonna replace the bunks on a triton trailer....10' x 2x6.....have read pros and cons for treated lumber or non treated.....stainless staples and bolts, or galvanized...cover the whole board, or leave a gap for drainage....use glue and staples, or just staples?????.......help


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 Post subject: Re: trailer bunks
PostPosted: Mon Jun 17, 2013 6:50 am 
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Treated lumber, if its a steel trailer. Make sure you wrap the entire bunk & use all stainless hardware. Ive never glued before I stapled but it wouldnt hurt.

Just make sure you have plenty of carpet. Thats where most people make mistakes is underestimating..

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 Post subject: Re: trailer bunks
PostPosted: Mon Jun 17, 2013 12:56 pm 
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thank ya...thats pretty much what i'm goin with....i think 18 inches should do for a 2x6x10'...they sure are proud of stainless staples...haha


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