What is a stainless steel sunfly receiver?
A stainless steel sunfly receiver is a device that holds sunfly shade poles securely in place to provide shade at the bow or stern of the boat. It is typically mounted on the bow or stern of the boat but can also be mounted on a dock or other structure and is made of 316 stainless steel for durability and corrosion resistance.
What are the benefits of using a stainless steel sunfly receiver?
Stainless steel receivers are known for their strength and durability, as well as their resistance to rust and corrosion and versatile mounting placements. They can withstand the elements and, combined with a sunshade, give great protection from the sun. They are a good choice for boaters or anglers who frequently enjoy cruising or love fishing in saltwater environments.
How do I choose the right size stainless steel receiver for my sunfly shade poles?
All our sunfly poles will fit in our 1-1/2 inch diameter receivers to fit most 1-1/2 inch diameter rod holders.
Most receivers are designed to accommodate standard-sized fishing rods, but check the specifications before purchasing to ensure compatibility.
How do I choose the right-angle stainless steel receiver for my sunfly poles?
The angle of the receiver you need will depend on where they are located on the boat and the number of receivers you plan to use. Most of our receivers are designed to accommodate standard-sized fishing rods but check the specifications before purchasing to ensure compatibility.
How do I install a stainless steel receiver?
Installing a stainless receiver typically involves mounting it onto a boat, dock, or other structure. Follow the manufacturer's instructions for installation, use the appropriate hardware to secure the receiver in place, and always use a backing plate where possible to provide added strength.
How many receivers do I need for bow sun shade?
The number of receivers you need will depend on the size of the shade location and on the number of receivers you plan to use. Most boats use 2-6 receivers, depending on the size of the boat. Consider your shade needs and the size of your boat when choosing the number of receivers to install.
How many receivers or rod holders do I need for the stern sun shade shade?
The number of receivers or rod holders you need will depend on the size of the shade usually 2-4 receivers are a sufficient number for adequate strength and coverage.
How do I care for my stainless steel receivers?
To keep your stainless steel receivers in good working condition, it's essential to clean them regularly with a mild soap and water solution. Avoid using harsh chemicals or abrasive materials that could damage the surface. Inspect the holders regularly for any wear or damage, and make any necessary repairs or replacements.