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Tie Down High-Impact Pontoon Trailer Guide-Ons, Pair

Item # 79958
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Key Features

  • Designed for rough-water loading

  • Posts are hot dip galvanized for long life

  • High-impact, nonmarking molded PVC covers

  • Trailer guide-ons mount between the pontoons

  • Mount to trailer cross members up to 2"W x 3"H


Our Price  $109.99
Sale Price  $98.99

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tie_down_engineering Tie Down High-Impact Pontoon Trailer Guide-Ons are designed for rough-water loading. Guide posts are hot dip galvanized for long life with covers made from high-impact, nonmarking molded PVC. The high-impact pontoon trailer guide posts are designed to be mounted between the pontoons. Made of 2-1/2" square, 13-gauge steel tubing. Ideal for larger pontoon boats. Mount to trailer cross members up to 2"W x 3"H. High-impact guide-ons stand 30" above cross member. All mounting hardware included. Sold in pairs.
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Tie Down EngineeringTie Down High-Impact Pontoon Trailer Guide-Ons, Pair
 
4.6

(based on 17 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

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94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Can withstand use (9)
  • Improves performance (5)
  • Versatile (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Boat (3)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Great Idea

    My friend bought a pair of this guides and I seen how they assist getting his pontoon on the trailer even with winds and white caps. So I had to get a pair because...Read complete review

    My friend bought a pair of this guides and I seen how they assist getting his pontoon on the trailer even with winds and white caps. So I had to get a pair because for those who own pontoons know it can be a bear to load a pontoon on the trailer during these times. The only problem I've had it getting damaged items everytime I got a set delivered (3). The way these guides are placed in the box without protecting the plastic covers casue them to be scratched up upon delivery. The edge of the base of the guides move loosily in the box, rubbing against the plactic guides. After getting the product three times, I finally called the manufacture to complain about the packaging. They told me the packaging wasn't an issue and the way I mounted the guides were the problem, at that time the guides were not mounted to the trailer. The manufacture agreed to send me a set of plastic guides to replace the damage ones. And speaking to my friend, he told me his was damaged upon getting them in and after getting two sets he decided to just keep them because he wanted the extra assistance the guides provide loading his pontoon. The bottom line is, I beleive this item is a great product to add to any trailer to assist guiding the pontoon onto the trialer and prevent damage to the trailer and boat. I highly recommend this added feature. I just wish the manufacture would take some added time to protect their product from damage. Overton's sell quality items and this doesn't hold to Overton's standards.

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    Buyer Beware

    The guide is fine. The U Bolts are at least 1/2 inch too short and will not work at all. I bought new u bolts locally for $52.00 out of my...Read complete review

    The guide is fine. The U Bolts are at least 1/2 inch too short and will not work at all. I bought new u bolts locally for $52.00 out of my pocket.[...] Sorry Overton's I will go someplace else next time. Bottom line the guide is good,U bolts are too short will not go through the hole in the guide,[...]

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    5.0

    High impact pontoon trailer guide ons

    By Buck

    from West Newton pa.

    About Me Experienced trailerboater, Freshwater angler

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Better than standard equipment
    • Boat loads easier now
    • Durable, corrosion resistant
    • Safe and secure

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Ramp launching

      Comments about Tie Down Engineering Tie Down High-Impact Pontoon Trailer Guide-Ons, Pair:

      Launching and loading pontoon with ease , very well build

       
      5.0

      High-Impact Guide-On's

      By Jim the captain

      from Zionsville, Indiana

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Put On Trailer
      • Easy To Use
      • Waterproof

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Boating

        Comments about Tie Down Engineering Tie Down High-Impact Pontoon Trailer Guide-Ons, Pair:

        Easy to put on boat trailer. Heavy duty.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Easy to install works great

        By FB

        from Lake Cumberland KY

        About Me Advanced

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Safe

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Boating

          Comments about Tie Down Engineering Tie Down High-Impact Pontoon Trailer Guide-Ons, Pair:

          Super easy to install. It Works

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Worth every penny!

          By Mike

          from Snyder Tx

          About Me Part Time Fisherman

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Can Withstand Use
          • Improves Performance
          • Versatile

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Tie Down Engineering Tie Down High-Impact Pontoon Trailer Guide-Ons, Pair:

              Makes loading easy. Difference between night and day

               
              5.0

              Great Product and Great Service

              By Dee

              from Frankfort, KY

              About Me Boat owner, Dyi Mechanic, Fisherman

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • All Hardware Provided
              • Galvanized
              • Very Heavy Duty Product

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Other Boat Trailers
                • Pontoon Boat Trailers

                Comments about Tie Down Engineering Tie Down High-Impact Pontoon Trailer Guide-Ons, Pair:

                I wanted this exact product because it matched the others on my trailer.

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                • Q:

                  My trailer frame is 2"X3" your specs say the U bolts are 1/2 X 3". On the reviews there are many complaints that the U bolts are too short. Are longer U bolts available? Or have the short bolts been replaced with longer ones?
                  Asked on 4/1/2015 by pawpaw

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Reviewer

                    A:

                    Hello Pawpaw,

                    The U-bolts are long enough for the Guide-Ons to fit a 2" x 3" cross member. But we do offer U-bolts that are 2-1/8" x 4" (Item # 31968).

                    Thank you,
                    Steve

                    Answered on 4/2/2015 by Anonymous
                • Q:

                  Will these work with a Bennington Tritoon?
                  Asked on 2/15/2015 by Terry

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Reviewer

                    A:

                    We would not recommend these for a tri-toon pontoon boat. The black pvc that protects the pontoons from the guide is only covering three sides of the guide so there is the potential that your center pontoon will make contact with the metal on the inside of the guide. We would recommend item 74124. Thanks

                    Answered on 2/16/2015 by Product Expert from Overtons
                • Q:

                  Should I have a set on the front & rear?
                  Asked on 9/28/2014 by Jim from Pell City, Al.

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Reviewer

                    A:

                    Yes. In most cases pontoon boaters will use a set in the front and rear to help guide the boat on the trailer and to help keep it from crossing up.

                    Answered on 9/29/2014 by Product Expert from Overtons
                • Q:

                  the picture shows these guide on rear can you also install pair on front
                  Asked on 7/7/2014 by mike

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Reviewer

                    A:

                    Yes. Most trailers will have a set at the front and the rear.

                    Answered on 7/7/2014 by Product Expert from Overtons
                • Q:

                  Are these good for tri-toons?
                  Asked on 8/19/2012 by Bob

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Reviewer

                    A:

                    You can use these for most tritoons

                    Answered on 11/14/2012 by Justin from Overton's
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