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CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 75" Tall - U-Bolt Hardware - 1 Pair

CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 75" Tall - U-Bolt Hardware - 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 with U-bolts 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 CE27636 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 - 75" Tall - U-Bolt Hardware - 1 Pair. Boat Trailer Parts reviews from real customers.
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CE Smith Boat Trailer Parts - CE27636

  • Guides
  • Boat Guide
  • Post-Style
  • 75 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 with U-bolts 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
  • 1-1/2" Diameter, 16-gauge, pre-galvanized steel tubes mount to trailer frame
  • 2" PVC pipe slides over steel posts
  • Simple installation on rear crossmember of trailer frame with included U-bolt hardware - no drilling required
    • Adjusts out to 19" from trailer
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Quantity: 2 boat guide-ons
  • Application: trailer frames up to 3" wide x 5-1/4" tall
  • Post height: 75"


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 75-inch-tall guideposts that are mounted on the rear corners of the frame will stick out of the water, giving you two highly visible targets to guide your boat between for loading. The PVC posts 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 posts over the galvanized steel support posts. Then use the included U-bolt hardware to 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 inch.


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 mm) 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.



27636 Post Style Boat Guide Ons by CE Smith - U Bolt Mount - 6' 3" Tall

Installation Details CE27636 Installation instructions


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Customer Reviews

CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 75" Tall - U-Bolt Hardware - 1 Pair - CE27636

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (1034 Customer Reviews)

Guide-on posts make it easy to load your boat onto your trailer and back your trailer down the ramp. They attach with U-bolts 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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Excellent! Ordered Monday, got then on Wednesday with free shipping!! Easy install, literally 15 minutes and done!! This will make it easier to load the boat and back the trailer!! 512496



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Just installed the trailer guides. My galvanized trailer has an odd slant vs a horizontal frame member in the back so i honked down on the U bolts as hard as i could. Its firm and secure but i may cut, drill, thriugh bolt the uprights to my trailer frame, the skirt around the step. If anyone is wondering, the galvanized tubing is top notch material. Durable for sure. 462114



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Knowledgeable sales and tech support, fast shipment, and easy to install. Wide enough and tall enough to use on my 24' Suntracker Party Barge on the original Trailstar trailer. 469003



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Just what I was looking for. They went on easily. Quick service in the shipping department. 900497



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Order came quickly! I am happy we ordered through their site directly instead of Amazon. Good communication from the company! Very satisfied with service!! 896446



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So easy to order and loved the way I could track the package. 866425



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The box arrived torn up, but everything seemed to be in it. The installation was straightforward, I was worried about the strength of the materials, for heavy duty seemed very lightweight. My fears realized, floating the pontoon off the trailer with a 9 mph side wind did irreparable damage to the guides (engine wasn't used). Very disappointed with the construction and at a high price. This was just junky design and material, an expensive lesson. 854200



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Very easy to install took about 1/2 hour with my drill driver and deep 9/16 socket have not had the boat in the water yet that's tomorrow so we will see. Ted Interlochen Michigan 852009



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Thank you for the excellent service. The trailer guide on post were easy to install and work quite well. Look forward to using your service again. 837168



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Good, heavy duty product. I recently put some on my 17.5 foot boat trailer, and now my cabin cruiser trailer. They are very helpful to keep the boat in place when launching, also very helpful to get the boats perfectly centered on the trailers when pulling out the lake. Very much worth it, 814931



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Easy to install. We have not tried to boat boat yet so we will see how much it helps! 814767



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Product is as described. 814602



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Fast delivery, easy install! 811548



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I put these on my boat trailer a year ago and love them. I was skeptical about how they'd hold up being bumped as I load/unload the boat, but they've been super tough. For what it's worth, the boat is 29.5" and 7,000 pounds. 811444



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Easy application 30 minute install would recommend 802137



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Great product, easy installation, quick delivery 792178



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This thing is solid. Very strong. I had a round aluminum guide posts which bent and broke in a strong current. I sanded this new guide post lightly and painted it with Rust-Oleum Universal Bonding Primer, which is made for galvanized steel, because I use in salt water. Then I top coated with gloss white enamel. Very happy with this purchase. It arrived 3 days before promised date. Much stronger than the aluminum posts I am replacing. Exceeded my expectations. Very happy with everything I have ordered from etrailer. 782765



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GREAT EXPERIENCE.... VERY happy with service and products. Thank you. 781823



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e-Trailer has done it again. I was searching all of the boat online sites and could not find what I need. I did not think of checking e-trailer. I found exactly what I needed. It is almost impossible to see my tri-toon trailer in the water. Not a problem now. These things are very sturdy. 768360



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The parts are not hot dipped galvanized so I am painting them so they might last a while longer. 745876



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Product was easy to install. Arrived as described and on time. Washers were missing, but I managed to install using other washers. Will be used to assist our boat loading onto the trailer. 727239



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Great product for a great price 698933



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Love my guide posts for my trailer. I have a 24' Sea Ray and these guide post made it possible to launch and retrieve the boat by myself with assurance that the boat is sitting on the trailer correctly. As an added bonus they are visible to me as I am backing up the empty trailer when it would normally go out of sight with steep launch ramps. Making retrieving the boat so easy. 693121



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Easy to install. Good quality. Good price. Fast delivery. 672209


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Ask the Experts about this CE Smith Boat Trailer Parts

  • Can CE Smith 75 inch Tall Guide Ons be Used with 26-1/2 foot Cruiser
    I am pretty sure you are asking about the CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 75" Tall # CE27636 which are 75 inch tall guide posts and not 75 inch tall guy clothes. The brackets are made of galvanized steel and were designed for heavier boats so it would work great for you although it doesn't have a length or weight capacity limit. We don't have a way to determine if these are exact same as what you have on your Chapparal.
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  • How to Install 75 inch CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons to 2x6 Boxed Trailer Frame
    For the 75" tall CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers # CE27636 to fit your 2" x 6" boxed frame you'll need to visit your local hardware store for U-Bolts that are 7/16" diameter and 6-1/2" long while using the CE Smith Frame Straps # CE20016GA as CE Smith doesn't have any U-Bolts solutions long enough for your application. We have reached out to CE Smith in the past and this is the solution that they presented to us for 2" x 6" boxed trailer frames.
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  • Are the 75" Long CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons Offered in Black
    The CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons are offer in both white and black but the black poles only come in a length up to 60" whereas the white are offered up to 75" long. Therefore, you could purchase the 75" long white poles with part # CE27636 and spay paint them black or you could just purchase the 60" long black ones with part # CE27646. Is is also important to note that the u-bolts that come with the black posts are a bit shorter than the u-bolts included with the white posts so if your...
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  • What is the Height of the Steel in the Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers # CE27636
    The CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 75" Tall - U-Bolt Hardware - 1 Pair # CE27636 has steel that is 39 inches tall. You can see this clearly in the Replacement Upright for CE Smith Bunk-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - Lanced - 39" # CE27605PG.
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  • How to Gauge Height of Guide-Ons for Boat Trailer
    When installing guide-ons on your boat trailer, like part # CE27636, you want to make sure that they extend high enough that they are easily visible when you are loading your boat. If you feel comfortable loading your boat with the guide-ons being barely visible, then you will not need ones that are very tall. The CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons # CE27636 that I referenced are 75 inches tall.
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  • Height of Uprights of 75" CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons
    The metal tubes inside the CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 75" Tall # CE27636 are the uprights. These uprights, which are available at part # CE27605PG, measure 39" tall.
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  • How Long Is The Base Bar Of The CE Smith Post Guide-Ons 75 Inches Tall?
    The CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 75" Tall # CE27636 has base bars that are 23 inches long to the outside of the bend. The bars adjusts out to 19" from trailer. I've attached a photo to help.
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  • CE Smith Boat Guide-Ons Recommendation for a Trailer with 3x5-1/2 inch Frame
    I have a solution for you, but the U-bolts included with the CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers # CE27636 are only good for trailer frames that are up to 5-1/2 inches. You would also need the CE Smith Extra Long U-Bolt Kit part # CE11416 as this will work on frames up to 6 inches so it would work well for you.
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  • Installation Hardware for CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers
    The CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 75" Tall - U-Bolt Hardware - 1 Pair # CE27636 come with the mounting hardware to install. The U-bolts are 6 inches long and will fit trailer frames up to 3 inches wide and 5-1/4 inches tall. The bolt diameter is 3/8 inch. The replacement hardware is # CE11416.
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  • Dimensions of the CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers # CE27636
    The CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers # CE27636 that you referenced has a height of 75 inches and sticks out up to 19 inches from the trailer frame it is attached to.
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  • How Tall are the Metal Upright Supports in CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers
    The metal uprights in the CE Smith Guide-on set # CE27636 are 39 inches tall. The PVC pipe is 62-1/2 inches tall. There is about 27 inches of the metal upright inside of the PVC pipe when it is assembled.
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  • Dimensions of Metal Uprights of the CE Smith Guide-on set # CE27636
    The metal uprights in the CE Smith Guide-on set # CE27636 are 39 inches tall by 23 inches long. So the shorter portion that you mentioned would be 23 inches.
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    The CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers part # CE27636 which install outside of the frame can be used on a pontoon boat trailer but you don't see this much because the floats are really large and usually stick out further. Therefore, you need to be sure the 19" of adjustment outside the frame will work with your boat/trailer combo. These will be the tallest available at 75".
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  • Can Guideposts on CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons be Cut Down to Size
    The upright steel portion of the guideposts on the CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers # CE27636 is only around 39 inches. The remaining height consists of just the outer layer PVC pipe that slides over the steel posts. With this in mind, you should be able to easily cut down the height on these guide-ons and just replace the top cap once the desired height is reached. Just keep in mind that doing this will void the warranty of the product.
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  • Styles and Sizes of Boat Trailer Guide-Ons
    The CE Smith Bunk Style Guide-Ons for Pontoon Boat Trailers # CE27671 do offer two choices of mounting height, but if you prefer a taller guide-on you might prefer the post-style units shown on the linked page. We offer these in many heights from 16-inch # FBGR200101 up to 75-inch # CE27636. You can select your preferred size using the filters on the page.
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    I spoke with my contact at CE Smith, and they said the Bolster and Swivel Bracket Assembly for Boat Trailers, part # CE10000G, do not bear the weight of the boat. The U-bolt that attaches the brackets to the trailer frame support the weight of the boat. There should be a bracket attached to each cross member of the trailer frame. If you are buying several brackets, I would recommend part # CE10000G-4. This is a set of 4 of the 9 inch adjustable brackets. If you need longer adjustable...
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    You are correct in stating that the guideposts on the CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 60" Tall # CE27640 will only adjust out to 13 inches from your trailer. The mounting brackets used will not be able to provide any additional length. If you need a bit more room and are okay with taller guideposts, I recommend the CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons - 75" Tall # CE27636. These are quite a bit taller at 75 inches, but they are able to adjust out to 19 inches from your trailer,...
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    When choosing boat guide-ons, the height of the post is personal preference. Guide-ons come in a variety of heights to accommodate different boats styles and preferences of different people. Since you have a Monterey 260SCR, the 75 inch tall, CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons that you looked at would work well in proportion with the size of the boat. If your boat trailer has an I-beam trailer frame, you will want part # CE27635. These posts will attach the to trailer frame with I-beam...
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    For your 28 foot Bayliner trailer, I recommend the CE Smith Bunk-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 60" Long - 1 Pair # CE27600. These are 2x4 bunk boards, but you could use 2x6 if you prefer. We don't carry that size board, but we do carry the carpet like # CE11349. You may also be interested in the CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons for Boat Trailers - 75" Tall - U-Bolt Hardware - 1 Pair # CE27636 to assist as you guide the boat into place on your trailer.
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    With the I-beam construction of your Loadmaster trailer you can take a quick measurement to make sure the boat guides we offer will fit. The CE Smith Post-Style Guide-Ons, part # CE27636 are designed for boat trailer frames that measure up to 3-inches x 5-1/4 inches. The post height is 75 inches. For a 50-inch tall boat guide I recommend the Fulton Boat Guide, part # FGB1500100. This will fit trailer frames up to 3-inches x 5-inches.
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