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Rub Rail Inserts for Every Boat

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We are proud to offer a wide variety of rub rail inserts that are guaranteed to meet your needs! We are constantly adding to our Marine line to accommodate all watercraft owners. 

Unlike most rub rail inserts on the market that are made of vinyl or metal, the rub rail inserts manufactured here at Steele are crafted from durable, EPDM rubber. This high-quality material is known for it's exceptional wear properties, including excellent resistance to abrasion, impact, ozone, UV rays, and extreme weather conditions. 

These are all factors that commonly lead to cracks, shrinkage, and failure in other materials like vinyl. With our EPDM rubber inserts, you can rest assured that your boat will be well-protected and maintain it's sleek appearance for years to come.

It can be intimidating to try and find replacement parts for your vehicle. It's common to have questions about where to start and how to know which part would fit your boat. If you're in need of a rub rail insert replacement in the near future, see our Guide to Replacing Your Rub Rail Insert! We'll walk you through the process of not only finding the parts, but replacing them, too.

We conveniently offer replacement kits, designed for a full rub rail insert replacement, as well as repair kits, designed for repairing small sections of Steele Rubber Products' rub rail inserts.

Our rub rail inserts are compatible with many popular rub rails, including those made by TACO Marine, commonly found on:

Angler, Bayliner, Crestliner, Four Winns, Hunter, Pro-Line, Silverton Yachts, Sea Ray, and many more!

Rub Rail Inserts

Made of 100% high-quality marine grade EPDM rubber. Durable and easy to install – no pre-heating of the insert is required. These rub rail inserts will not fade, shrink or crack- we guarantee it!

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Our rub rail insert kits are designed for a full rub rail insert replacement and will include at least 50ft of the new insert, a scraper/tuck tool, and an instruction sheet.

Rub Rail Insert Repair Kits

If you find yourself in a situation where you don't need to replace your entire Steele Rubber Products rub rail insert, our repair kits are the perfect solution for you. Unlike vinyl, thermoplastic, and metal, our rubber inserts allow you to make small repairs without the need to replace the entire insert. This will save you both time and money!

These replacement kits in 20ft of the insert, a scraper/tuck tool, detailed instruction sheet, and Loctite 495 Super Bonder.

To maintain your rub rail insert we recommend just washing with soap and water. Cleaners, treatments and coatings aren’t necessary and don’t extend the life of your seals. They have the potential to be damaging.

Steele not only offers top-quality products, but top-quality knowledge to help you complete your projects, too. If you have questions regarding weatherstripping for your classic vehicle, street rod, RV, or boat, don't hesitate to contact us! Call us at 800-447-0849, send us an email, or chat with us on our 

*For additional help check out our How To series on YouTube!

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