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#11186043 - 10/25/15 07:03 PM Need help with boat axle
TtownBassDude Offline
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Registered: 05/31/10
Posts: 787
I burned up a hub and ruined my rear axle. Is there anyone in north Texas that can make axles ? I don't even know where to start on this process. Any help is appreciated.

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#11186050 - 10/25/15 07:06 PM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
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Registered: 09/04/03
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Loc: southlake
You can buy new axles anywhere trailers are made. I bought a new axle last year from Bilt well trailers last year. They are in Fort Worth. i think i paid like 300 disc brakes and all.
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#11186101 - 10/25/15 07:24 PM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
Flippin-Out Offline
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Registered: 02/25/15
Posts: 1766
Loc: Magnolia, TX
Depending on the type of axle you have, and its' construction, it is sometimes possible/feasible to replace a spindle. If you take photos of what you have with the hub off, then show those at a trailer repair facility, they should be able to explain available options for your situation.

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#11186193 - 10/25/15 08:03 PM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
slim 285 Offline
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Registered: 08/25/05
Posts: 5274
Loc: Squeezepenny
If you are close to Lewisville call these guys. They are good and are reasonable on there prices
http://www.mcgillprop.com/

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#11186261 - 10/25/15 08:31 PM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
TtownBassDude Offline
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Registered: 05/31/10
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well the entire thing is bent and burned. i replaced hub already to see. Its a temp fix but i need new axle and mine has a 2 inch drop or so. i'm thinking of taking the entire axle off and giving it to them to clone. i live on texoma so lewisville isnt that bad

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#11186312 - 10/25/15 08:50 PM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
T-Gauntt Offline
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Registered: 04/02/12
Posts: 655
Loc: Sachse, TX
Quality Trailer in Royce City can custom make any size you need, they're fast, and cheaper than anyone else I found. They built me one 2 years ago and it's still going strong
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#11186331 - 10/25/15 09:06 PM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
jbobo Offline
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Registered: 02/26/13
Posts: 2204
Loc: springtown,tx.
check out the web. there are several sites that will ship one to you. I have used a couple of different trailer parts sites.
one is etrailer.com
another is boattrailerparts.com.
The trailer manufacturer may can send you one. give 'em a call.
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#11186448 - 10/25/15 09:58 PM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
txdrew Offline
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Registered: 10/24/02
Posts: 58
Loc: Lewisville, texas
Second on McGill. A 2" drop is hard to find. I had them make me 1, it only took about 2 hours turn around.

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#11186473 - 10/25/15 10:16 PM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
JoeFriday Offline
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Registered: 05/23/13
Posts: 834
Loc: Flower Mound, TX
Yep, as others have said, McGills are masters with trailers.
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#11186509 - 10/25/15 11:04 PM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
Skeeter man ZX225 Offline
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Registered: 05/30/03
Posts: 2560
southwest axle in dallas and they have the best prices too.

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#11186560 - 10/26/15 04:48 AM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
Kevin R. Offline
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Registered: 03/22/13
Posts: 780
Loc: Crossroads Texas
Find a northern tools near you. They sale all kinds of axles, hubs and parts. Just take yours off and take to match it up.

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#11186570 - 10/26/15 05:29 AM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: JoeFriday]
Delvec Offline
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Registered: 02/09/02
Posts: 1691
Loc: Prosper,Tx. USA
Originally Posted By: JoeFriday
Yep, as others have said, McGills are masters with trailers.

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#11188462 - 10/26/15 08:46 PM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
Rayzor Offline
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Registered: 05/13/08
Posts: 4585
Loc: Magnolia, Texas
My trailer is built by Marine Masters, The trailer axles have a plate on them with a serial/model number. I called Marine Master and they told me the axles were made by UFP. I called UFP and they knew exactly what I needed. I didn't have to give them any measurements whatsoever.

Give yours a try.
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#11188571 - 10/26/15 09:28 PM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
mrbassin Offline
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Registered: 02/08/03
Posts: 400
Loc: Ft Worth, Tx
There is a place in Azle that has any kind of axle you need, really reasonable too.
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#11189727 - 10/27/15 01:45 PM Re: Need help with boat axle [Re: TtownBassDude]
J2H1 Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 02/12/12
Posts: 178
Loc: Red Oak, TX
Quality Trailer in Azle, TX

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