L&R Boat Latch U-Bolt Snare Kit - Model 103 - Heavy Duty Model Suits Fibreglass Boats over 6.5 Metres

Heavy duty version rated for 7.5 tonnes.

This kit is 33% bigger - the standard snare kit rates a tensile strength of 4.7 tonnes, this heavy duty version is 7.5

 Boat Latch Kits fit onto your trailer boat and trailer making boat launching and retrieving much easier.

This "Fibreglass U-Bolt Snare Kit model" is for fibreglass boats over  6.5 metres.

(Note: Other models to suit aluminium boats with a flat bow eye are also available - see notes below).


  • Launch and retrieve your boat single handed 
  • The latch kit allows you to release the bow of your boat from the trailer whilst you are standing at the boat's helm, so, launching your boat is now easy.
  • When you return to the boat ramp, drive the boat up the trailer then the latch on the bow of your boat will clip into the trailer's part of the latch.
  • Keep your partner …safe, dry and happy... or,..
  • Go boating when ever you wish without needing crew to help you launch and retreive.


  • Robust
  • Made from 316 grade stanless steel
  • Easy to fit - you don't need to drill holes in your fibrglass boat or weld your aluminium boat.

Extra information:

There are four models of these kits:

  • For Aluminium Boats (that have a flat bow eye) there is a choice of two kits:
    •   Standard Towing Eye Aluminium Boat Latch Kit or 
    • a Heavy Duty Towing Eye Aluminium Boat Latch Kit)
  • For Fibreglass Boats - (or for ally boats that do not have a flat bow eye plate) there is a choice of two kits:
    • U Bolt Fibreglass Boat latch or
    • Heavy Duty Snare Fibreglass Boat Latch kit.

Optional items which can be purchased separately are:

  • A Roller Extender Kit - which is used where the roller needs to be able to project out further to the bow. More commonly required on Towing Eye (Aluminium) boats.
  • A Wedge Kit (with Latch Support) - which can be used to achieve the best angle for the Boat Latch.

Safety Note: The products are for Launching & Retrieving NOT road travel - where winch straps/cables, rear straps, & safety chains must be used.


L&R Boat Latch Kits and accessories can be delivered Australia wide.

SKU 991524
Model # Model 103
Brand L&R
Shipping Weight 4.5000kg
Shipping Width 0.300m
Shipping Height 0.110m
Shipping Length 0.423m
Shipping Cubic 0.013959000m3
Unit Of Measure Kit

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