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Scuff Buster Bow Guard, 5-3/4" x 4-1/2"

Item # 72349
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Key Features

  • Protects boat's bow from rollers and trailers

  • Made of noncorrosive stainless steel

  • Easily pressed into place with adhesive backing

  • Notched


Our Price   $19.99

Availability: In Stock

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Product Description
keelguard Protect the gelcoat on your boat's bow from abrasive wear and rubbing from rollers and trailers. Scuff Buster is made of tough, noncorrosive 304 stainless steel with a mirror polished finish and is easily installed on your boat's bow with a 3M adhesive backing. Just remove the liner and press the Bow Guard into place.
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Specifications
Description Scuff Buster Bow Guard
Dimensions 5.75" x 4.5"

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KeelGuardScuff Buster Bow Guard, 5-3/4" x 4-1/2"
 
3.8

(based on 15 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

87%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (6)
  • Protects well (6)
  • Easy to install (4)
  • Visually pleasing (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Outdoors (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Advanced (7), Casual/ recreational (4), Recreational user (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Does what it is supposed to

I bought one of these to keep my boat looking mint.
I had a bit of a fitting quandary … as there was a strake line than faded into the position...Read complete review

I bought one of these to keep my boat looking mint.
I had a bit of a fitting quandary … as there was a strake line than faded into the position that the Scuff. buster needed to go.
In effect I need to put a dog leg step in this (on both sides.
After a few minutes thought I temp held in place, marked with a felt pen where the strake line was.
Then fitted the scuff buster in a vice, between two pieces of plywood … lined up with mark … the steel was surprisingly malleable, first an almost 90 degree bend, then a revers bend to form the step, minor adjustment by holding in in place on hull and thumping with rubber mallet.
Then cleaned hull with alcohol, squeezed in the sides slightly (to make it a tight fit …. Put in in place and give it a good number of taps with rubber mallet to make sure adhesive pad settled into strake.
Pulled it up tight onto trailer roller … to make sure it had pressure for a couple of days.
Good piece of kit ….. just sold boat after 4 yearsa … no a scuff on it, and Scuff Buster still stuck firm.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

looks good on line, but made cheap

I thought this product would help prevent future damage. It states it fits all boats. It did not fit our boat. (1989 Maxum) it did not bend around curves of bow. It...Read complete review

I thought this product would help prevent future damage. It states it fits all boats. It did not fit our boat. (1989 Maxum) it did not bend around curves of bow. It seperated in a few days and I though it away.

Reviewed by 15 customers

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5.0

Easy install, looks good, works great

By servmgr64

from central iowa

About Me Advanced

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy to Use
  • Protects Well
  • Visually Pleasing
  • Weather Proof

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about KeelGuard Scuff Buster Bow Guard, 5-3/4" x 4-1/2":

      Fits well, & protects the bow from the roller.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      good product

      By Joey

      from Morrilton AR

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy to Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Outdoor

        Comments about KeelGuard Scuff Buster Bow Guard, 5-3/4" x 4-1/2":

        This product did what it was intended to do and looks good

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        I was amazed by the easy installation!

        By Killa Beas

        from Worden, IL 62097

        About Me Advanced

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy to Use
        • Protects Well
        • Visually Pleasing

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about KeelGuard Scuff Buster Bow Guard, 5-3/4" x 4-1/2":

            placed in on the bow of my Mariah to protect against damage while trailering. I was amazed by the easy installation and professional appearance.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            It took care of the job I needed

            By Ed the Banker

            from Strasburg Ohio

            About Me Casual/ Recreational

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Install

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Small Boats

              Comments about KeelGuard Scuff Buster Bow Guard, 5-3/4" x 4-1/2":

              The product was just what I asked for. Easy to instull. I would buy it agin if I need to. [...]

               
              5.0

              The bow won't break

              By pigsticker1

              from Boston, MA

              About Me Recreational User

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install
              • Strong Construction

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about KeelGuard Scuff Buster Bow Guard, 5-3/4" x 4-1/2":

                  Product is as advertised. It prevents marks and potential damage to bow from roller stop.

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                    How do I measure to decide which size to buy?
                    Asked on 5/31/2009 by Anonymous from Missouri

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                      You will need to measure the area you are trying to cover around your bow stop. The smaller scuff buster is notched and the XL comes in 2 pcs. For installation and additional info, you can also visit the manufacturers website at www.keelguard.com

                      Answered on 6/4/2009 by Ryan from Overtons
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