The construction of the davits are formed from 2 inch schedule 80 6063 marine grade polished and anodized aluminum pipe, and 316L schedule 40 marine grade stainless steel The lower hinge is designed to mount on the transom or the swim platform. Because the winch, with it’s high tech fiber cable is mounted on the davit, the only part of the system that is mounted on the transom is the stainless steel eye to which the cable is attached.
Our Free Standing System was developed for Boats with large Swim Platforms. This allows the system to be mounted aft on the swim platform making better use of space and access. There are several videos on the website.
Are winches are built for tough outdoor performance and reliability and are chosen based upon quality and value
A new innovation is our Split Load Lower Hinge Assembly. This allows the weight of the System and Dinghy to be Shared by the Transom and Swim Platform. Particularly helpful when the system needs to be mounted 10 or more inches out from the transom on aft cabin boats to accommodate a ladder