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Yes. I have carpet covering on the inboard fenders. I have also installed the trailer bunk guide and it makes the launch so much easier.

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bboy I have been looking a the same options here in South FL and the dealer said they could get me a Continental trailer like you have. Man that thing is snug. 

How wide is the trailer? and did you do trailer delete through Robalo then work with dealer? Does the trailer have brakes also? 

Thanks in advance. 

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bboy: Also, Can you trim the outdrive all the way down ? 

lastly, did they break the tongue at the bow or does it extend past? I'm both length and height constrained but am determined to get the R180 in there.

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Hi migyzfr6,  I placed my boat order at the dealer. They were able to delete the trailer at the time ordering from Robalo so I can get a credit back from Robalo and I use the credit toward the Continental trailer. The trailer does come with brake and swing tongue. So I can easily fit inside my garage. I live in south Florida as well. If you like to check on my boat, I am more than happy to show you. I don't usually come to this website. Please send email to scmtang@gmail.com

 

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In another post bboy states his Continental trailer is an A1830B (catalog PDF download).

The following online photos provide a visual ride height comparison of R180 hulls to fenders on Robalo-supplied trailers.

bboy's Continental trailer...

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Robalo-supplied Karavan trailer...

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Robalo-supplied Coyote trailer...

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Good luck!

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Hello Everyone,

Click links below to see R180 in a standard 2 car garage. Tightest point is height with 7ft garage door opening. Trailer bunks were lowered and foldable windshield stopper was removed. Compass is 1in from hitting. Engine must also be lowered to certain point. No modification to wheels or tires necessary. Plenty of space front and back for longer boat if height was equal or lesser. My neighbor has 21ft Sea Ray cruiser in exact same garage. Now I also use a lower hitch so I can tow it about 80% into garage and manually push/turn it for the last 20% of the boat length.

Hope this helps.

PS - Next boat will hopefully be a fully equipped R222 w/250. Not sure how I'll resolve storage when the time comes. :-)

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1alY97lvVyB160PbzRJ56280llb4lKBK-/view?usp=drivesdk

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1o0AHaLYB2clRWH-5Wln_I_g6CfDhwfIk/view?usp=drivesdk

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1j72TPvPsf4cKIlBjm2LdLGX8Kdu8bgwq/view?usp=drivesdk

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1RrNNmDWY-MRVss3ggjjJP7AaLU5XcM-s/view?usp=drivesdk

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