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Access Hatches with Slam or Cam Latches

Ideal for all types of storage

Flanged, weather-tight, O-ring sealed hatches are ideal for all types of storage, bait or fish well, and electrical or fuel line access. Low-profile design with radiused corners, clean-skirted edges and hidden fasteners. Integral 180° hinges with a slam or cam latch system to assure perfect alignment and ease of installation. Made of corrosion-free glass-filled polypropylene and structurally reinforced for heavy traffic areas. Optional liners drop into flange opening. White (select models in Dark Gray).

  • Type: Access hatch
  • Material: Glass-filled polypropylene
  • Hinges: 180° non-locking hinges
  • Installation Hardware Required: #12 SS pan head (sold separately)
  • Included Accessories: None
  • Warranty: One year
Product Models
Description WM Model # MFG Part # Availability Price Quantity  
11" x 15" Slam-Latch Hatch, 7" x 11" Hatch Opening, White 488403 44230
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$64.99

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11" x 15" Cam-Latch Hatch, 7" x 11" Hatch Opening, White 1954908 44330
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$79.99

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11" x 15" Cam-Latch Hatch, 7 1/4" x 11 1/4" Hatch Opening, Gray 11875663 44333
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$64.99

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13" x 23" Slam-Latch Hatch, 9-1/2" x 19-1/4" Hatch Opening, White 490540 44430
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$99.99

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13" x 23" Cam-Latch Hatch, 9-1/2" x 19-1/4" Hatch Opening, White 1954924 44530
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$99.99

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13" x 23" Cam-Latch Hatch, 9 3/8" x 19 1/2" Hatch Opening, Gray 11875671 44533
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$99.99

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13" x 17" Cam-Latch Hatch, 9-1/2" x 13-5/8" Hatch Opening, White 3793429 44630
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$99.99

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13" x 17" Cam-Latch Hatch, 9 1/2" x 13 1/2" Hatch Opening, Gray 11875689 44633
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$94.99

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13" x 30" Cam-Latch Hatch, 10-1/8" x 27-1/8" Hatch Opening, White 3793437 44730
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$117.99

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Product Description

Ideal for all types of storage

Flanged, weather-tight, O-ring sealed hatches are ideal for all types of storage, bait or fish well, and electrical or fuel line access. Low-profile design with radiused corners, clean-skirted edges and hidden fasteners. Integral 180° hinges with a slam or cam latch system to assure perfect alignment and ease of installation. Made of corrosion-free glass-filled polypropylene and structurally reinforced for heavy traffic areas. Optional liners drop into flange opening. White (select models in Dark Gray).

  • Type: Access hatch
  • Material: Glass-filled polypropylene
  • Hinges: 180° non-locking hinges
  • Installation Hardware Required: #12 SS pan head (sold separately)
  • Included Accessories: None
  • Warranty: One year

Specs

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TempressAccess Hatches with Slam or Cam Latches
 
4.1

(based on 14 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (11)
  • Visually pleasing (8)
  • Easy to install (5)
  • Protects well (5)
  • Weather proof (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

No Best Uses
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual/ recreational (7), Professional (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Overall a good hatch

The hatch looks clean. The latches seal well however the recesses in the latch hold water . Once the water dries up the latch is dirty. The Hatch Mounting surface must be perfectly flat...Read complete review

The hatch looks clean. The latches seal well however the recesses in the latch hold water . Once the water dries up the latch is dirty. The Hatch Mounting surface must be perfectly flat and rigid or the hatch cover will not seal well.Once mounted it does feel sturdy under foot...The lid is removable which is nice depending on the installation.Overall a good buy for the money

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Responding to Tempress response...

I have spoken once to a Tempress Customer service agent who sent us new gaskets to replace the non-existent ones the hatches were originally (not) shipped with. They were installed, but did not...Read complete review

I have spoken once to a Tempress Customer service agent who sent us new gaskets to replace the non-existent ones the hatches were originally (not) shipped with. They were installed, but did not stop the leak issues. Subsequent phone calls and emails for help have not been answered. Could not recommend these, as they leak badly in an average rainstorm.

Reviewed by 14 customers

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5.0

As Advertised

By Bob R

from New Bern, NC

About Me Casual/ Recreational

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Easy To Install
  • Easy To Use
  • Quality Construction

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Large Boats
    • Small Boats

    Comments about Access Hatches with Slam or Cam Latches:

    As advertised. Easy to install, easy to use.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Sturdy, well designed, Elephant proof!

    By Big D

    from Buffalo, New York

    About Me Professional

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Easy To Install
    • Easy To Use
    • Quality Construction

    Cons

    • Flimsy Construction

    Best Uses

    • Large Boats
    • Small Boats

    Comments about Access Hatches with Slam or Cam Latches:

    I used this product as a live well cover. Installation instructions are easy to understand and perfect for the do it your self-er.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    satisfied!!!

    By steelyman

    from Gonzales, LA

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Easy To Install
    • Easy To Use
    • Quality Construction

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Access Hatches with Slam or Cam Latches:

        product was exactly what I expected and definitely an upgrade from the factory hatch that I had.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        Responding to Tempress response...

        By Rob H.

        from Nashville, TN

        About Me Professional

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Good Material
        • Visually Pleasing

        Cons

        • Bad Customer Service
        • Ineffective
        • Leak Prone

        Best Uses

        • Landfill Fodder

        Comments about Access Hatches with Slam or Cam Latches:

        I have spoken once to a Tempress Customer service agent who sent us new gaskets to replace the non-existent ones the hatches were originally (not) shipped with. They were installed, but did not stop the leak issues. Subsequent phone calls and emails for help have not been answered. Could not recommend these, as they leak badly in an average rainstorm.

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Perfect fit

        By Popeye the sailor man

        from New York

        About Me Casual/ Recreational

        Pros

        • Easy to Use
        • Protects Well
        • Visually Pleasing
        • Weather Proof

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Easy Access

          Comments about Access Hatches with Slam or Cam Latches:

          Use these (two)for access to my two battery compartments. When the hinge on one of the originals on my boat snapped, I purchased a replacement. On checking out at Westmarine, a store rep. offered that the screw holes on this might be a 1/4" out of alignment with the holes on the original. Not wanting to start drilling holes,this worried me. To my great satisfaction everything lined up perfectly with the original and gave me a waterproof seal.

          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          All 4 leak water in a rainstorm.

          By Rob H.

          from Nashville, TN

          About Me Professional

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Easy to Use
          • Visually Pleasing

          Cons

          • Handle Wells Hold Water
          • Ineffective

          Best Uses

            Comments about Access Hatches with Slam or Cam Latches:

            We used 4 of these on a re-fit job in two different sizes. Unfortunately, all of the them leak in a rain downpour with one more than the others, The recessed handles work OK, but the recesses trap water and dirt that is hard to remove. Deck hatches that won't even keep a hard rain out are pretty useless!

             
            5.0

            High Quality Hatch

            By Bond007

            from Tampa, FL

            About Me Advanced

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy to Use
            • Protects Well
            • Visually Pleasing
            • Weather Proof

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Access Hatches with Slam or Cam Latches:

                Strongest, best designed, highest quality, and nicest looking access hatch I have seen in 25 years of boating. I use them in a floor mount configuration for walking on.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Made of good material and easy install

                By Hooligan

                from Cook Inlet Alaska

                About Me Professional

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy install
                • Easy to Use
                • Good Seal
                • Looks good
                • Protects Well
                • Sturdy Latch
                • Visually Pleasing
                • Weather Proof

                Cons

                • Needs Flat Surface Mount

                Best Uses

                • Under Dash Access

                Comments about Access Hatches with Slam or Cam Latches:

                We are using for under dash access on Fly Bridge.
                Very easy to mount and looks good.
                Because of the slight curve to the bulkhead, we needed fab a gasket to keep mount ring flat.
                I read in an earlier comment that the door is removable but haven't figured that out yet.
                Latch seems sturdy.

                 
                5.0

                Exact Replacement for Trophy 2002

                By jarofny

                from Connecticut

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                Verified Buyer

                Comments about Access Hatches with Slam or Cam Latches:

                I needed to replace one of the battgery hatch covers on my 2005 Trophy Walkaround model 2002. This was an exact replacement. Screw holes line up with the existing holes and the appearance is identical.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Good product

                By Shredh20

                from Clinton NC

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy to Use

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Outdoor

                  Comments about Access Hatches with Slam or Cam Latches:

                  I used it under the front console seat on a carolina skiff ultra slick console. It fit perfectly and the seat still lays flat. Now I have storage under seat.

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