Contact a Baier Dealer in your area! CLICK HERE
Watertight Hatch | Quick Acting | Square 24″ X 24″ | Aluminum

Watertight Hatch | Quick Acting | Square 24″ X 24″ | Aluminum

FEATURES

    • Adjustable Dog Tensioners that provide equal tension on all points, ensure a water-tight seal
    • Built-in “Never Lose” handle
    • A simple 1/8th-turn of the handle provides smooth, easy and secure engagement
    • Thicker Dog Arms for superior strength
    • Positive visual verification: When the handle is down, the hatch is secured
    • Inside escape bar on all units (optional inside turning wheel available)
    • Subtle design improvements make the BFHQ stronger, more water-tight than our competitors’ similar units
    • Cast from high-grade corrosion-resistant 356 aluminum alloy (ASTM B26)
    • Maximum durability, stronger deck strength and impact resistance
    • Stainless steel T-handle and operating hardware
    • Dissimilar metals isolated by neoprene and nylon
    • WATER-TIGHT:
    • Machined surfaces and superior casting processes control tolerances
    • Neoprene cover gasket and sealing ring ensure tight seal
Certification

This hatch is ABS Certified for use on ABS classed vessels or facilities by the American Bureau of shipping on ABS Certificate Number: 08-HS404092-3-PDA.
Description
NEED Description
Key Features
Currently, the 4-dog BFHQ series hatch cover assemblies are available only in cast aluminum. However, the deck rings for the BFHQ are the same size as the Strongback models, and are available in galvanized mild steel or cast aluminum. Stainless Steel deck rings are available by special order.
Application
The design is especially popular on aluminum boats, fishing and other workboats, as well as many U.S. Navy and U.S. and Canadian Coast Guard vessels.
Notes
Optional spoked or un-spoked handwheels are available. Request the handwheel option from a Baier sales representative or Baier distributor at the time of purchase.

Are you Looking for a coaming to go with this hatch? Please visit our Coamings Section for more information.

Material
Cover Material: cast aluminum only
Ring Material: cast aluminum, galvanized steel, or stainless steel.

BFHQTH24X24A/A with Cast Aluminum Deck Ring

BFHQTH24X24A/S with Optional Handwheel
Model Number Material – Hatch / Deck Ring Autocad PDF/DXF/XML Clear Opening In. (mm) Cover Size Cutout Dimension in. (mm) Weight (Cover) Weight (Deck Ring)
BFHQTH24X24A Aluminum Cover Only BFHQTH24X24A NA 26 x 26
BFHQTH24X24A/A Aluminum / Aluminum BFHQTH24X24A-A 24 x 24 26 x 26 27.25″ X 27.25″ – 4X R8.7″
BFHQTH24X24A/S Aluminum / Steel BFHQTH24X24A-S 24 x 24 26 x 26 27″ x 27″ – 4X R9″
BFHQTH24X24A/SS Aluminum / Stainless Steel BFHQTH24X24A-SS 24 x 24 26 x 26 27″ x 27″ – 4X R9″