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  1. Dudeism liked Quint4's post in the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    We can all agree we would rather not drill into the deck of a boat. Sometimes there is no option, and if done right, it's not a problem....

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  2. Dudeism liked ENstig8or's post in the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    This is exactly what mine has.

    Apr 6, 2020 at 1:54 PM
  3. Dudeism replied to the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    These look like a great option, thank you.

    Apr 5, 2020 at 8:24 PM
  4. Dudeism liked Havana Shamrock's post in the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    [ATTACH] Our pad is held on with the bungee fastners and the cover slides into a track in the front like Blueone and then just stretches...

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  5. Dudeism liked Lazy Daze's post in the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    FYI, if you want to leave it there while underway, I wouldn't trust regular snaps or those SNAD's I mentioned. Use the pull-the-dot...

    Apr 5, 2020 at 8:23 PM
  6. Dudeism liked Creekwood's post in the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    My OEM sunpad is done like Blueones with snaps on the tabs. Mine is vinyl and one piece. The front that faces the wind at speed is a...

    Apr 5, 2020 at 8:23 PM
  7. Dudeism liked Blueone's post in the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    Not with the dot snaps... and it is tight

    Apr 5, 2020 at 8:23 PM
  8. Dudeism liked amajamar's post in the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    Not sure I would use rivets... but possibly snaps (pull the dot, maybe) or Tenax fasteners? Neither would be comfortable to step on,...

    Apr 5, 2020 at 3:08 PM
  9. Dudeism replied to the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    Great job, congratulations! Does it flap or come undone at cruising speeds?

    Apr 5, 2020 at 3:08 PM
  10. Dudeism liked Blueone's post in the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    My pad is a couple years old. The pad itself is three pcs forward to aft. They are velco'd together and standard snaps hold it in place....

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  11. Dudeism liked Lazy Daze's post in the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    You definitely don't want rivets. If you wanted to use SS, screw-in snaps, you could completely and permanently protect the deck core...

    Apr 5, 2020 at 3:07 PM
  12. Dudeism liked amajamar's post in the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    There you go! Came out great!

    Apr 5, 2020 at 3:07 PM
  13. Dudeism replied to the thread Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails.

    That looks great, any issues with the pad coming undone at cruise speeds?

    Apr 5, 2020 at 3:06 PM
  14. Dudeism posted a new thread.

    Bow Sun Pad Adhesion No Rails

    Hello...am trying to retrofit my 2000 340 Sea Ray Sundancer with a sun pad on the bow. The boat does not have bow rails and am wondering...

    Forum: General Discussion

    Apr 5, 2020 at 12:04 PM
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