CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 40" Tall - Black - 1 Pair

CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 40" Tall - Black - 1 Pair

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Guide-on posts make it easy to load your boat onto your trailer and back your trailer down the ramp. They attach to the rear of your trailer and extend out of the water, providing visual targets to center the boat between during loading. Call 800-298-8924 to order CE Smith boat trailer parts part number CE27626 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all CE Smith products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 40" Tall - Black - 1 Pair. Boat Trailer Parts reviews from real customers.
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CE Smith Boat Trailer Parts - CE27626

  • Guides
  • Boat Guide
  • Post-Style
  • 40 Inch Tall
  • CE Smith

Guide-on posts make it easy to load your boat onto your trailer and back your trailer down the ramp. They attach to the rear of your trailer and extend out of the water, providing visual targets to center the boat between during loading.


Features:

  • Guideposts provide a visual target on your trailer to help you load and unload your boat
    • Extend out of the water to help you center your boat while loading
    • Assist you in backing your trailer down the boat ramp
  • 16-Gauge, pre-galvanized steel posts are strong and durable
  • Black PVC pipes slide over steel posts so you can see your submerged trailer
  • Simple installation on rear crossmember of trailer frame with included hardware - no drilling required
    • Adjusts out to 13" from trailer
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Application: trailer frames up to 3" wide x 4-1/4" tall
    • For frames up to 5-1/4" tall, 2 extra-long U-bolt kits (CE11416 - sold separately) are required
  • Overall height: 40"
  • Steel post dimensions: 18" tall x 1-1/2" diameter
  • PVC Pipe diameter: 2-3/8"
  • Quantity: 2 boat guide-ons


Note: Check with your state Department of Transportation for restrictions regarding maximum trailer width.


Guide Your Boat Into and Out of the Water with Ease

When your boat trailer has been backed down the ramp and is partially submerged, these 40" tall guideposts that are mounted on the rear corners of the frame will stick out of the water, giving you 2 highly visible targets to guide your boat between for loading. The PVC pipes also provide a visual aid to help you back your boat trailer down the ramp when you're unloading and loading your boat.


Installation

The posts are simple to install. Slide the PVC pipes over the pre-galvanized steel support posts. Then mount the posts on the top or below the trailer frame, as close to the rear corners as possible. Adjust the posts so that the distance between each post and your boat is less than 1".


Pre-Galvanized Steel

Pre-galvanized steel parts are stamped from a sheet of steel after it has already been galvanized. The edges of pre-galvanized parts often lose their zinc coating during the stamping process. Because of the thinness of the coating (less than 1 mil) and the fact that the edges remain exposed, pre-galvanized parts can begin to oxidize and rust quickly, so it's recommended that they be primed and painted.



27626 Post Style Boat Guide Ons by CE Smith - 3' 4" Tall - Black







Video of CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 40" Tall - Black - 1 Pair


Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for CE Smith Boat Trailer Post-Style Guide-Ons Review

Today on our trailer, we're going to be taking a look at the CE Smith Post Style Guide Ons for Boat Trailers 40" Tall in Black, part #CE27626. This is going to look like once it's installed. You can see it's a nice large piece of PVC pipe. It's going to go around some 16 gauge galvanized steel that will prevent rusting. It's going to clamp onto your trailer with a no drill design. That will extend out 13" from the outside of your trailer frame to the inside of our tubing. These are going to be great for when you're loading your boat up by yourself and you have it in the water you can actually see visually where you want to line your boat up to set it on your trailer. Let's go ahead and show you how to install them. We're going to have 2 different style U bolts.

One's going to have this little notch in it. It's going to allow us to pass over our top for our criss cross design. We'll set the flat one on our frame rail first. Then in the diagonal we're going to lay the other one with the notch in it across the top. Then, we'll take our galvanized bracket.

We're going to slide it into place depending on the width of your trailer or which side you want it to go in or out. Take our flat washer and a nylon lock nut and put them on the criss cross so it will hold it up. Once we have them loosely started, we're going to run them down until our bracket just touches the frame. We're going to want to make sure we center it up. You want to make it to where it's still going to be loose enough to slide around. We're going to take our bracket, the side with the notch is going to go up. I'm going to loosely slide it into to position.

We can take our piece of PVC that has the notch cut in it as well. We're going to line that notch up with the one on there. We'll set our distance from our trailer about an inch or so away, maybe an inch and a half. Once you have it in the position you'd like it in to your liking. When you're adjusting this you want to make sure that the widest part of your boat is going to be able to pass through these easily and not scuff it on the sides. We'll go around and run these down in a criss cross pattern. That's going to complete our install. That's going to do it for our look at and install of the CE Smith Post Style Guide Ons for Boat Trailers 40" Tall in Black, part #CE27626 on our trailer..


Customer Reviews

CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 40" Tall - Black - 1 Pair - CE27626

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (798 Customer Reviews)

Guide-on posts make it easy to load your boat onto your trailer and back your trailer down the ramp. They attach to the rear of your trailer and extend out of the water, providing visual targets to center the boat between during loading.

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My trailer and boat disappeared behind my truck while towing it. These guide-ons will not only assist me in loading from the water, but combined with the light mounting brackets, I now have a visual in my rear mirrors while I'm driving. Installation was a breeze! I invested in an electrician's snake, that aided tremendously in passing the wires down the PVC posts and staying out of the angled tubes. 639823



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I like how they fit and work but my pvc pipe was pretty beat up with scratches and marks. 555062



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Very impressed!!! Great product. It took 10 mins. to install and its made of great quality. Customer service during the order process stood out the most. They were extremely helpful and made sure delivery time was what I needed. I'll be shopping here a lot more in the future. 542684



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Pics of new guide poles I purchased. Awesome product very easy to install and look great. Only problem you can see on my tracker trailer these will not work if the wooden step was still in place could not mount.. 502099



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The Post helped a great deal when driving the boat on the trailer. Excellent product for the value. 538738



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This was my first experience with buying from trailer and was not disappointed. I purchased a set of 40” Heavy Duty Black Post-Style Guide-Ons for my Tracker Pro-170 bass boat and item was received exactly as described on the web site and shown in the videos. The posts were incredibly easy to install (thanks to the instructions included and the web site video). Outstanding customer service and product support! The post guide-one are excellent and perform superbly in assisting trailering of my boat. 611228



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Very easy to install. And looks good. Very sturdy and quality made product. Preforms well helps guide the boat on to the trailer. 446747



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Exactly as described, even arrived earl y! 718298



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My husband loves them [Thumbs up] 716621



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good service, good products 713865



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Just like folks before me they came fast they were what I wanted and assembly was easy! 706691



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I ordered these to make it easier for my wife to guide the boat on the trailer and make sure it didn’t drift with wind or currents. They worked excellent. Boat loading was less stressful for her, and when we pulled out it was perfect on the trailer. When I got home I noticed the wax on my boat was scratched. On land the posts were taller than the boat. In the water the rear of the trailer was lower. I plan on going to 60” vs 40”. Something to consider if you are considering these. 697169



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Amazing product. Exactly what I was expecting and delivered much faster than anticipated. Very happy with the purchase. 683716



- CE27626
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The trailer guide-ons arrived quickly and we were able to install on our trailer. Worked as described and expected. 680726



- CE27626
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Just received my boat trailer guide posts today [7-15-19] and installation was as quick and easy as stated.My Tahoe q4 has a platform from the fender to the taillights so I drilled 2 holes in each side and they fit perfectly.Very impressed with the quick delivery too.Everything was well packaged and protected.THANKS. 670739



- CE27626
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Came in early, easy to install and looks great. Now, just need to try it out soon 669878



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fit perfectly and was easy to install 669221



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The product is top notch and fits perfectly for my trailer. All around it was a pleasure to deal with this Company and in particular, Odelia; the customer service representative. Not only was she patient, kind and courteous, she was also knowledgable about this product and others. 665895



- CE27626
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We recieved the product and within 1 hr. It was on the hardest part was tightening the bolts drop the u bolts on in a x pattern match the bolts up with the plate put channel in and tighten 658787



- CE27626
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Work as expected and still look new after a year of use. 638751



- CE27626
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Super easy site to find and order and everything was delivered fast. Great service 639282



- CE27626
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Everything worked great and is holding up as well. 620483



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Perfect experience 616395



- CE27626
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Had them on the trailer in 20 mins! Fit perfectly! Shipping was very fast!! Will order from etrailer any time I need anything 614531



- CE27626
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Fast shipping Very easy into stall & they work great 580051



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Fast delivery, would highly recommend this company! 566950



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Good product 557639



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Very excited. My package arrived today on time as promised. The Post-Style-Guide- Ons instaled quite easily. The video that was shared made things even easier. They look great on the trailer and have made loading and unloading my boat much easier even when alone. Great product. Great service. 550537



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They work great! Very easy to install. .............. 549863



- CE27626
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Product was as easy to use and install as the advertisement showed. If I was to buy or need another product I would definitely use Etrailer. 548256



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sturdy and easy to install. 544766


Comments

Theyre working great. No visible weathering and they face the sun and waves all day.

William - 07/28/2019

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Product as described. Work great for backing empty boat trailer and finding it at night when loading the boat 543298



- CE27626
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Service and products have worked out fine. The pivot step I bought two of I only needed one. Can I return the extra one?? As for all the items listed here I am very pleased. 527548


Comments

Still in GREAT SHAPE

Ray B - 06/27/2019

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Very easy to install and looks great. 520066



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Great, love how easy they were to install look great 515290



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Easy install 505927



- CE27626
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Excellent product! Excellent service! Absolutely the best online purchase experience that I’ve ever had. Fast shipping! 505925



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5 stars for everything. Ordering was simple. Delivery was very quick. Trailer boat guides were exactly as described. Very good quality and easy to put on trailer. My hubby was very pleased. 505168



- CE27626
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Super high quality and an ease to install. Took less the 30 minutes 490894



- CE27626
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More sturdy than I was expecting. Simple install. Etrailer was the only place I could find this item in black pipe. I customized my install to make it align better with the angle of the boat. 489144



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I love these guide ons. They are like having a buddy along with you to help trailer your boat. They are also great for backing your boat trailer in the dark, you don't lose it due to the lights. They are great. I buy a lot of stuff online, but review very little. These are worth the time to review. 489077



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This product is great it’s the second one I have purchased for another boat I own not only that but the service and delivery time was absolutely amazing they took it upon themselves to send it out Express shipping without me even knowing 448615



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Great product, quick delivery, looks like picture and fits well. 423232



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Excellent product. Installs easily and looks great. 392397



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Haven't installed yet but great prompt service and delivery 272387



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Easy to install, appears to be quite durable. Would recommend. 254528



- CE27640
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Review from a similar CE Smith Post-Style Guides in Boat Trailer Parts


Excelant product. Guides my Pontoon right up and on. Was a bit tight getting the pvc on the post but they get the job done. Best product and best company. 698890



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Review from a similar CE Smith Post-Style Guides in Boat Trailer Parts


It came very quite. 556938



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Review from a similar CE Smith Post-Style Guides in Boat Trailer Parts


Excellent service and product quickly processed and shipped. Product arrived in good order, and installed quickly as instruction described. 674016



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Review from a similar CE Smith Post-Style Guides in Boat Trailer Parts


I am very pleased with this product. These guides are really nice, well made, went on easy, and saved a ton of time. I used a slightly longer PVC pipe on the rear guides to help see them when the trailer was submerged. They're now 28" vs 22". Probably not necessary but I tend to overdo things. etrailer is now saved on my favorites for future needs. 486120


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