Keel guards are designed to protect your boat’s keel in the event you run it up on the beach or rocks. If you beach your boat without a protective shield in place, the gelcoat and fiberglass will most likely sustain damage. When this happens it is costly to repair and can also provide more friction causing lower boat speeds and wasted gas. These issues can be completely avoided by installing keel guards. If you’re in the market for them, we’ve great news: Wholesale Marine carries both leading shield brands, Keel Guard and KS Marine KeelShield.
KeelShield Self Adhesive Hull Protectors are available in a range of lengths and in a broad range of colors. This product is made in the USA and is guaranteed to last the service lifetime of your boat! It is ideal for fiberglass and many aluminum hulled boats. Best of all, its 3M adhesive requires no cure time and will not peel. Keel Guard offers a Polycor PVC-based guard in 11 colors that is 6-inches wide. This product has been tested by independent laboratories and is guaranteed to please!
Protect Your Investment with Keel Guards!
Most brands of keel guards offer a lifetime product warranty while other brands offer warranties on the equally-important adhesive. Applying a shield to your keel is a task where details matter. For example, do not overlook the surface prep stage! Wholesale Marine recommends installing your Keel Shields by the book, because without careful installation they can loosen and peel off. If you need installation advice, give our knowledgeable staff a call. We’ll be glad to assist you!
Whatever your boating needs, Wholesale Marine offers a comprehensive selection of marine parts and supplies, including keel guards ready to ship out! Once you become a Wholesale Marine customer, our selection, expertise and customer service will make you a Wholesale Marine customer for life! For same day flat-rate shipping and our low price guarantee, call us at (877) 388-2628. We’re here Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM and look forward to serving you!