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Looking for a reliable and high-quality boat hatch to keep your vessel safe and secure from the elements? Look no further than our top-of-the-line selection of boat hatches.


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  1. Sea-Dog Stainless Steel/Nylon Hatch Spring

    Special Price $46.00 Regular Price $66.95
  2. Sea-Dog 90° Gas Lift Mount - Wide

    Special Price $11.17 Regular Price $11.65
  3. Sea-Dog Flush Hatch Pull

    Special Price $25.00 Regular Price $29.15
  4. Sea-Dog Hatch Cover Pull & Gasket

    Special Price $6.90 Regular Price $7.25
  5. Lewmar Right Handed Portlight Handle kit

    Special Price $15.34 Regular Price $15.95
    Out of stock
  6. Beckson 11" x 15" Flush Hatch White - ASA Material - Acrylonitrile Styrene Acrylate

    Special Price $125.00 Regular Price $169.99
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  7. Beckson 14" x 24" Flush Hatch White - ASA Material - Acrylonitrile Styrene Acrylate

    Special Price $174.00 Regular Price $219.99
    Out of stock
  8. Sea-Dog Triple Lock Rectangular Marine Hatch - 10" x 14" - Black

    Special Price $55.00 Regular Price $85.95
    Out of stock
  9. Sea-Dog Triple Lock Rectangular Marine Hatch - 10" x 14" - White

    Special Price $55.00 Regular Price $85.95
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  10. Beckson Drain Port - 4" x 14" x 2"-Depth - White/Clear

    Special Price $199.00 Regular Price $294.15
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  11. Beckson Drain Port - 4" x 14" x 1"-Depth - White/Clear

    Special Price $199.00 Regular Price $294.15
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  12. Beckson 5" x 12" x 1" Self Drain™ Opening Port

    Special Price $188.00 Regular Price $280.40
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WHAT IS A BOAT HATCH?

A boat hatch is an opening in the deck or hull of a boat that allows access to compartments or spaces below deck. Hatches can be made from a variety of materials, including plastic, fiberglass, aluminum, and stainless steel, and are available in a range of sizes and shapes to suit different boat types and applications.


WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF HAVING A BOAT HATCH?

Boat hatches provide a number of benefits for boat owners and operators. Firstly, they allow easy access to below-deck spaces, which can be useful for storage or as living quarters on larger boats. Hatches also provide ventilation, which is important for preventing mold and mildew from developing in enclosed spaces. Additionally, hatches can help to increase the overall comfort of a boat by providing natural light and fresh air.


WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF BOAT HATCHES?

There are several different types of boat hatches available, including flush hatches, raised hatches, and sliding hatches.

  • Flush hatches are installed so that the hatch sits flush with the deck, which can help to minimize tripping hazards and provide a sleek, unobtrusive look.
  • Raised hatches are installed so that the hatch protrudes above the deck, which can provide increased headroom below deck and allow for larger openings.
  • Sliding hatches, as the name suggests, slide open and closed and are often used for access to below-deck spaces.

When selecting a boat hatch, there are several factors to consider. Firstly, you should consider the size and shape of the hatch, as well as the size and shape of the opening in your boat's deck or hull. Additionally, you should consider the intended use of the hatch, as well as any specific features you may require, such as a locking mechanism or a watertight seal. Finally, you should consider the material from which the hatch is made, as well as any aesthetic considerations, such as the color or finish of the hatch.


HOW DO I MAINTAIN MY BOAT HATCH?

To ensure that your boat hatch remains in good condition and functions properly, it is important to perform regular maintenance. This may involve cleaning the hatch and surrounding area with a mild detergent and water, checking the hinges and locking mechanism for signs of wear or damage, and lubricating any moving parts as needed. It is also important to regularly inspect the seal around the hatch to ensure that it remains watertight and to address any issues as soon as they arise.

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