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Heavy Duty Stainless Steel Trim Tabs

Lectrotab heavy duty stainless steel trim tabs incorporate a 90° taper bent edge to provide unmatched strength and reliability. All stainless steel tabs are fabricated with a continuous rolled and pinned hinge. This design eliminates the need for welding. The tabs are made of corrosion resistant 12 gauge, 304 stainless steel and are available in standard finish (as shown) or black powder coated stainless steel. Heavy duty tabs are available in 9" (23cm) and 12" (30cm) chord lengths (chord is the length from the transom to the tab trailing edge) and in widths between 9" (23cm) and 48" (122cm). See specification chart for dimensional details. All tabs exceeding a 24" (61cm) width feature a 90 degree bent up trailing edge for additional strength. For galvanic protection, pre-installed zinc anodes are also available.

Lectrotab specializes in providing customized tab designs. Please contact Lectrotab for your specific tab needs.

heavy duty stainless steel trim tabs
  • 90° Taper bent edges for additional strength
  • Strong, corrosion resistant 12 gauge, 304 stainless steel
  • Continuous rolled and pinned hinge provides added strength and eliminates the need for welding
  • Standard chord lengths available in 9" (23cm) and 12" (30cm) and widths from 9" (23cm) to 48" (122cm)
  • Custom chord lengths and widths are also available
  • Dual actuator mounting available (see dual actuator tab spec sheet)
  • Black powder coated finish available
  • Zinc anodes may be installed for additional galvanic corrosion resistance
  • Bent trailing edge standard for tabs exceeding 24" width
  • Includes carriage bolts and nuts for actuator mounting to tab
Tab Width "B" Dimension "X" Center Hole Pattern Repeated
9"/23cm 1.5"/38.1mm 1 Time
12"/30cm 3"/76.2mm 1 Time
18"/46cm 3.33"/84.5mm 2 Times
24"/61cm 5.33"/135.4mm 2 Times
30"/76cm 5"/127mm 3 Times
36"/91cm 6,5"/165.1mm 3 Times
42"/107cm 6"/152.4mm 4 Times
48"/122cm 7"/177.8mm 4 Times
stainless steel tab dimensions
T 12 X 12 - 9008
T = Stainless Steel 12 gauge 1st Number (A) = Tab Chord Length (inches)   2nd Number (B) = Tab Width Across Transom (inches)   9008 = 90° Taper Bent Side Edges
9017 = 90° Taper Bent Side Edges
w/Black Powder Coating
Model Number Stainless Steel Gauge Tab Size Typical Boat Length
Inches cm Feet Meters
T9X9-9008 12 9x9 23x23 14'-19' 4.0m-6.0m
T9X12-9008 12 9x12 23x30 16'-25' 5.0m-7.5m
T9X18-9008 12 9x18 23x46 21'-30' 6.5m-9.0m
T9X24-9008 12 9x24 23x61 24'-37' 7.0m-11.0m
T9X30-9008 12 9x30 23x76 30'-45' 9.0m-13.5m
T9X36-9008 12 9x36 23x91 35'-54' 10.5m-16.5m
T12X9-9008 12 12x9 30x23 18'-29' 5.5m-8.5m
T12X12-9008 12 12x12 30x30 18'-32' 5.5m-9.5m
T12X18-9008 12 12x18 30x46 20'-40' 6.0m-12.0m
T12X24-9008 12 12x24 30x61 28'-48' 8.5m-14.5m
T12X30-9008 12 12x30 30x76 30'-55' 9.0m-16.5m
T12X36-9008 12 12x36 30x91 34'-60' 10.0m-18.0m
T12x42-9008 12 12x42 30x107 50'-70' 15.0m-21.0m
T12X48-9008 12 12x48 30x122 60'+ 18.0m+