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The Dish on Davits

By |January 1st, 2016|Categories: Captain's Log, Product News, Tips & Techniques|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on The Dish on Davits

Davits - Helpful Questions when looking for a Davit Todd Hurley of Hurley Marine explains how the right davit makes loading your dinghy a breeze. Crystal Hayes / Regal 32 What are the benefits of bringing a tender aboard using a davit? Hurley: Instead of towing a dinghy behind your craft, you easily can bring it aboard to eliminate performance-robbing drag. The low-profile storage position on Hurley Davits provides exceptional stern visibility. What factors should be taken into consideration when choosing a davit? Hurley: Platform and dinghy measurements, as well as weight, should be kept in mind. We advise choosing the best davit for your boat and letting that dictate your choice of dinghy. Remember that dinghy size and weight may impact trim, performance and the structural integrity of your vessel. While some boat owners get around this by towing their dinghy, it's neither safe nor practical. Are davits hard to install? Hurley: Hurley Davits are easily mounted with simple [...]

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H3O+ PLUS Davit – New on Deck

By |December 1st, 2015|Categories: Product News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on H3O+ PLUS Davit – New on Deck

H3O+ PLUS Davit - added to the dinghy davit line-up Hurley Marine, the industry's innovative leader in dinghy davit systems, has added a new system to their davit line-up.  The H3O+ PLUS Davit, Hurley's 3rd Option, PLUS some. The NEW H3O+ Dinghy Davit has all the great features of it's predecessor, the H3O, but is larger for heavier loads, includes inner linear bunks and comes standard with an Electric 12v Winch.  The H3O+ can muscle up to 725 pounds (328.85 kg) and longer loads up to 13' (3.96m) with ease. In addition, now there is also an Electric Winch offered for the original H3O Davit system. Both H3O Davit systems are specifically designed to allow the safe retrieval and stowage of a rib dinghy / hard hulled tender, Jet Ski (works great with the Sea-Doo Spark) using the linear bunk system for your boat or dock. The H3O davit systems are [...]

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Talk of the Dock

By |May 19th, 2015|Categories: Captain's Log, Product News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Talk of the Dock

Talk of the Dock Talk of the dock.  This is what they have been saying about us . . .  Lakeland Boating   Lakeland Boating   Lakeland Boating   Lakeland Boating   Lakeland Boating   Lakeland Boating   Lakeland Boating   Southern Boating   Boat U.S.  Tug Nuts  Bayliner Current  NMMA  Trailer Trawler Life  Trailer Trawler Life  Sea Magazine  Sea Ray Launch Pad  Professional BoatBuilder  Great Lakes Scuttlebutt    Hurley Marine is here to answer any of your questions! Contact [...]

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Hurley UK Distributor Announced

By |March 2nd, 2015|Categories: Captain's Log, Product News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Hurley UK Distributor Announced

Hurley Marine, Inc. is proud to announce BHG Marine, based in Lymington England, as the sole Distributor in the UK and Ireland, for the Hurley Davit line. Hurley Dinghy Davits have 3 different models, which accommodate many sizes of inflatable boats and tenders.  Allowing easy storage of a tender on the swim platform of many craft, and offering an easy launch and retrieval system for all hard or soft bottom inflatable, tender or Jet Ski.  No other boat dinghy davit compares.  These systems allow the outboard motor to stay fitted when launching and retrieving, and the davits can easily be removed and stored, when the swim platform is in use. Captain Todd Hurley, President and CEO for Hurley Marine, commented "We warmly welcome aboard BHG Marine as our Distributor for the UK and they have impressed us with their experience and knowledge of the local market."  Paul Martin from BHG Marine [...]

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H3O Dinghy Davit works with your Sea-Doo Spark Jet Ski

By |April 5th, 2014|Categories: Captain's Log, Product News, Tips & Techniques|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on H3O Dinghy Davit works with your Sea-Doo Spark Jet Ski

Hurley Marine launched a new dinghy davit this year. The H3O, Hurley's 3rd Option, is the newest addition to the Hurley Dinghy Davit line-up and is becoming very popular with boat owners who have the Sea-Doo Spark jet ski. The H3O dinghy davit system is specifically designed to allow the safe retrieval and stowage of a rib dinghy or hard hulled tender while using the linear bunk system.  This Hurley Davit is made of Marine Grade High Density Polyethylene for strength and to reduce friction during retrieval and launching while the stainless steel mounting system provides a quick release, leaving a very small footprint and a clear deck for any activity. Another special feature of the H3O davit is the adjustable and removable winching system.  The stainless steel retrieval arm is adjustable from 3' to 6', depending upon the length of your tender, and is easily removed for storage while underway. [...]

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Dinghy Davit

By |April 2nd, 2014|Categories: Tips & Techniques|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Dinghy Davit

Selecting a Dinghy Davit Back Cove & H2O Hurley Dinghy Davit  . . .  One of the pleasures of cruising is anchoring out at your favorite gunk hole and launching the dinghy and taking in the sights of the area or visiting other boats.  It's a great way to meet new friends.  But if your dinghy is not very accessible or difficult to launch, you will not likely use it often. All tenders require adequate storage, a dinghy davit.  Towing is not always practical and can be risky in bad weather.  The same goes for on deck storage;  a heavy wind and you may lose it.  But if you properly setup your boat with the proper davit system, your dinghy will provide trouble-free service. However before you select your dinghy davit system, you’ll need to choose the right dinghy for your boating needs.  Do you prefer a [...]

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Hurley Dinghy Davits

By |April 2nd, 2014|Categories: Product News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Hurley Dinghy Davits

Hurley Dinghy Davits . . . that are designed for the boat owner who demands the best in function and style at a low cost. A simple solution for dinghy storage while gaining more room on your swim platform. Launch and retrieve your inflatable boat with ease . . . an elegant and simple solution to swim platform storage that is easy to install, very easy to remove, and is always available for an emergency. Hurley Marine has engineered their dinghy davits to deliver superior performance. While other davits fail to perform the same functions as Hurley Davits, is why the Hurley Dinghy Davit systems are in such demand. There is simply no other dinghy davit that compares!   The newest davit in our lineup is the H3O Davit (Hurley's 3rd Option).  Here you can see the easy retrieval of a Sea Doo Spark on a Hurley Marine H3O Davit [...]

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Dinghy Davit System

By |April 2nd, 2014|Categories: Product News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Dinghy Davit System

Dinghy Davit system . . . long gone are the days of complicated dinghy retrieval. The new hassle-free H3O Hurley Dinghy Davit System allows for easy storage and launching of your dinghy, thanks to the adjustable and removable winch arm system designed for use with multiple hull types.  The stainless steel retrieval arm is adjustable from 3' to 5', depending upon the length of your tender, and is easliy removed for storage while underway. Made of marine-grade polyethylene, the H3O Dinghy Davit System is strong, has a quick release and reduces friction during launch and retrieval. Each mount plate footprint requires only two bolts for the install and only stands 5/8" high leaving a clear deck for any activity, covers are also available.  Easily mounted on the swim platform, this hassle free system lets you winch your dinghy on for easy storage or just push-off for launching.  Always available in an emergency. In [...]

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H3O Recommended Tie-Down Method

By |March 26th, 2014|Categories: Tips & Techniques|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on H3O Recommended Tie-Down Method

H3O Recommended Tie-Down Method.  Hurley Davit Systems require at least 3-points to tie the tender down.  One at the bow, one at the stern and another over the inboard pontoon.  More tie-downs can be added if needed!  We've included illustrations below to help show you how your dinghy davit should be tied down.  Note:  This is for reference only! Let us know if you have any questions, we’re here to help!  Click photo to expand! Our Three-Point Package includes: 3 Stainless Steel Ratchet Straps Adjustable Strap 1" x 6', LOA Breaking Strength:  1500 pounds Working Load Limit:  500 pounds Stainless Steel Carabiners Color:  White Will not stretch or bleed when wet! 3 Stainless Steel Folding Padeyes Use #10-12 flat head screws or bolts Backing Plates Optional For use with all Hurley Davits: H3O, H2O & Traditional Davits.

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H3O Davit System – Dinghy Davit

By |March 9th, 2014|Categories: Tips & Techniques|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on H3O Davit System – Dinghy Davit

H3O Davit (Hurley's 3rd Option) system This H3O davit system is specifically designed to allow the safe retrieval and stowage of a rib dinghy / hard hulled tender (works great with the Sea-Doo Spark) using the linear bunk system. The stainless steel mounting system provides a quick release, leaving a very small footprint and a clear deck for any activity.  Another special feature of the H3O davit system is the adjustable and removable winching system.  The stainless steel retrieval arm is adjustable and is easily removed for storage while underway. Easily mounted on the swim platform, this hassle free davit system lets you winch your dinghy on for easy storage or just push-off for launching.  Always available in an emergency. In order for the H3O to work for you your platform will need to have the workable depth (transom to swim platform edge) of at least half of the beam of your tender, as [...]