Doors

Published date: December 1, 2019
  • Boat Type: Boat Type

I purchased the boat used from a guy who had put two plexiglass doors (tinted) to replace the entranceway hatch/door on the original. These open outwards, and are made up of two identically shaped sections, one left and one right, essentially splitting the original shape right down the middle. As the original doors did not have removable hinges when we got it, we got hinges from West Marine so the doors can be slid off the hinge pins and put down below when sailing. Then, locks are put in place so we can lock the boat securely.

This allows us to stay the night on the boat quite comfortably, look out the back during the evening, open one door or the other as desired, and remove both for sailing. In addition, we have now mounted one 4"x8" stainless steel "locker" type vent in each door, adding ventilation to the boat without cutting holes in the fiberglass.

Published by: MS Classifieds


Model Year: 1997

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