How much is a cantilever boat lift?
between $1600 and $3500
Cantilever boat lifts run between $1600 and $3500. Vertical boat lifts are usually between $6000 and $20000, with consideration to the lift itself and add on features. As an example, adding a power option would increase the cost.
Is Hewitt a good boat lift?
Hewitt has been producing high-quality boat lifts for decades and these products are reliable, affordable, and made with care. You can always count on these boat lifts when it comes to transporting your watercraft, regardless of the type of boat you own.
Where are Hewitt boat lifts made?
Hewitt Machine & Manufacturing, Inc. is known to marine dealers as a leading producer of boat lifts and docks. The manufacturing plant is located along Highway 14 in Nicollet, Minnesota. The company annually employs 85 full time and seasonal workers.
How much does a Hewitt boat lift weight?
Hewitt Hydraulic Boat Lift
|Hydraulic Boat Lift Specifications|
|LOH445||4400 lb||522 lbs|
|LOH447||4400 lb||559 lbs|
|LOH61||6100 lb||759 lbs|
Which is better cantilever or vertical boat lift?
Both types of lift have their place. Cantilever lifts offer lower maintenance, but vertical lifts offer greater height. In the end, you are the best judge of which type is best for your shoreline.
What is a cantilever boat lift?
Cantilever Boat Lifts. Cantilever Boat Lifts are a simplistic design. They have a fixed main frame and a swinging carriage that the boat rests on. The carriage is designed to swing downward and back as the lift is lowered.
How wide should my boat lift be?
We recommend adding 10-12 inches for additional clearance to load and unload your boat. For example: If your boat is 101” with 12” of clearance, you would need a 120” wide lift.
How does cantilever boat lift work?
Cantilever Boat Lifts are a simplistic design. They have a fixed main frame and a swinging carriage that the boat rests on. The carriage is designed to swing downward and back as the lift is lowered.
How much water depth do I need for a boat lift?
While most boat lifts need three feet of water to work with, there are options for those with shallower shores. A sling-style lift works better for shallow waters because it can compensate for the lack of depth.
How deep of water do you need for a boat lift?
Most boat lift options work best with at least three feet of water, but shallow shorelines still have options. Go with a sling-style option to compensate for the lack of depth. Shallow water or kicked cradles are also beneficial for water that’s more shallow on one side of your slip than the other.
Why choose a Hewitt cantilever boat lift?
The original Hewitt cantilever boat and pontoon lift continues to be one of our most popular lifts. These rugged general purpose electric or manual boat lifts have a natural mechanical advantage that actually makes operation easier as the boat is raised higher. Cantilever lifts also have a long history of trouble-free performance.
What are the parts of a cantilever boat lift?
Our standard manual cantilever boat lift and includes self-adjusting cradles, keel protectors, a manual winch, and rubber end caps. Deluxe rubber cradles and keel protectors are available as options.
What are Hewitt lifts made of?
Some lift makers use nothing more than a bolt for critical pivot joints, but Hewitt lifts are designed with double reinforced pivots and made with structural aluminum tubing and welded, through-hole construction. Superior strength for superior reliability.
Who makes the best boat lift canopies?
Hewitt 6600 Hi-lift vertical lift (largest capacity) equipped with heavy-duty motor and carpeted full-length bunks, 14′ ctr guide step, corner assist wheels, New in 2009. $4200 315-405-5511 Mills Canvas makes boat lift canopies better than most OEM manufactures. ShoreMaster, ShoreStation, Hewitt and more. Please contact me for a quote.