Launch & Retrieve Boat Latch
The L-&-R boat latch has been granted an International Patent. Persons or Organizations who are found to be in breach of this patent will be prosecuted to the full extent of the International patent laws. © Copyright Release & Retrieve Boat Latch Pty Ltd, 2006 and "L-&-R" is a Trademark of Release & Retrieve Boat Latch Pty Ltd
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The L & R Boat Trailer Winch is suitable for all but the really big boats. L & R Boat Trailer Winch box - equipped with handle and very extensive instructions for use and installation.
Model No. 801 Capacity: 905 Kgs                (1995 Lbs) Size: 171 x 150 x 225 mm  ( 6.7 x 5.9 x 8.9 inches) Weight: 3.9 Kgs             (8.6 lbs)
$85 includes GST + Freight $14
Model No. 103 Pack Size: 423x290x 119 mm (17x12.5x4.5”) Weight: 4 Kgs (8.8lbs)
$478 includes GST  + Freight $15
L & R TM   - Heavy Duty Snare - Boat Latch
The Heavy Duty snare is for large boats over 6.5M (21’). It is 33% bigger and whereas the standard snare rates a tensile strength of 4.7 tonnes, this heavy duty version is 7.5 tonnes. Made from marine grade stainless steel.
This is the Latch part of the L & R Boat Latch - all marine grade (316) stainless steel. Tensile strength = 5.4 tonnes. This is the L & R Snare for use on a Fibreglass Boat - replacing the normal U-Bolt. It is made from marine grade (316) stainless steel. Tensile strength = 5.4 tonnes. This is the box that contains the Fibreglass Boat Latch. The front side has a box ticked to indicate it contains that particular product. This contains extensive installation instructions.
Model No. 111 Pack Size: 423 x 182 x 74 mm (16.9 x 7.2 x 2.5 inches) Weight: 2.6Kgs (5.7 lbs)
$385 includes GST + Freight $14
L & R TM  Fibreglass Boat Latch
L & R TM  U-Bolt (Fibreglass) Boat Latch
This is the Latch part of the L & R Boat Latch - all marine grade (316) stainless steel. Tensile strength = 5.4 tonnes. L & R Aluminium Boat Latch comes in this box. The front side has a tick to indicate that it contains that partiicular product. This contains extensive installation instructions.
Model No. 113 Pack Size: 423 x 182 x 74 mm (16.9 x 7.2 x 2.5 inches) Weight: 2.3Kgs (5.2 lbs)
$359 includes GST + Freight $14
L & R TM  Towing Eye (Aluminium Boat) Boat Latch 
L & R TM  Boat Trailer Winch
[1] Main Products This is the Latch part of the L & R Boat Latch - all marine grade (316) stainless steel. Tensile strength = 5.4 tonnes. Heavy duty version of the Fibreglass Boat Aluminium Snare. It is 33% bigger and tests at 7.5 tonnes tensile compared with 4.7 tonnes for the standard unit. The washers are 6 mm thick and are 100 mm centres. For large (6.5 M (21ft)) fibreglass boats. click on product for more detail and click again to reduce the size.
Dacromet corrosion resistant coated
An exceptionally good value Trailer Boat Winch which covers all but the really big boats. Complete with dual drive, tape & corrosion resistant coating. What strength required for my boat ? A common rule of thumb is  Winch Capacity = 1/2 boat weight (see notes for exception on Winch Brochure).
Model No. 107 Pack Size: 423 x 290 x 119 mm (16.7 x 11.4 x 4.7 inches) Weight: 3.9 Kgs (8.6 lbs)
L & R TM  Heavy Duty Towing Eye (Aluminium Boat) Boat Latch
$470
The Heavy Duty snare is intended for large towing eye (Aluminium) boats  over 6.5 M (21ft). It is 33% bigger than the standard snare.
Tensile Strength = 5.4 Tonnes
For large towing eye (Alum. boats) boats over 6.5M (21ft) or heavy duty applications. Uses M16 bolts. Made from marine grade stainless steel.
Tensile Strength = 5.4 Tonnes
Washers 35 & 50 mm centres
Suits boats that use a U-bolt (Fibreglass, wood, jet ski, poly and Aluminium boats (ref. USA) that use a U-bolt)
Tensile Strength = 4.7 Tonnes
Tensile Strength = 5.4 Tonnes
Tensile Strength = 7.5 Tonnes
Tensile Strength = 5.4 Tonnes
Fits a wide range of boats without having to bore holes - uses M12 bolts. Made from marine grade stainless steel. Tensile strength = 4 tonnes.
100 mm centres
M12 bolts
This towing eye Standard  Snare fits a wide range of towing eyes without having to bore holes.  Made from marine grade stainless steel.
Tensile Strength = 4 Tonnes
L & R Aluminium Boat Latch comes in this box. The front side has a tick to indicate that it contains that partiicular product. This contains extensive installation instructions. This is the Latch part of the L & R Boat Latch - all marine grade (316) stainless steel. Tensile strength = 5.4 tonnes.
includes GST + Freight $15
Queries - Phone Geoff 0402-079-660
This is used to provide a proper support for the Latch on trailers that have a winch post, winch top does not project far enough out to support the Latch
L & R TM Wedge Plate Kit Option
[2] Optional Parts
Model No. 081 Size: 250x73x33 mm (9.8x2.9x1.6 inches) Weight: 0.8Kgs (1.8lbs)
Wedges used to raise or lower the Latch 14 degrees
You may or may not need the wedge plates. Bolts not included (too many options for bolts). Kit includes Wedge Plates & Latch support.  
You need to supply the bolts as situation varies from trailer to trailer - in some case you need 4 bolts & others 2, depending on vertical bolt positions (get in the way of Wedge bolts).
Latch Support
An example of the Latch Support showing how it allows support for the Latch out from the winch top base - Note the small bolt at the front which must be used.
Example of where you would use it
The front bolt on the base plate has to be attached to a support. Without this support - no warranty.
Recommended Retail Prices in Australian $
L & R TM  Roller Extender Option
Used where the roller needs to be able to reach out further to the bow. More commonly required on Towing Eye (Aluminium) boats, especially where the winch post is more laid back than approaching vertical.
Used where the roller needs to reach out further to the bow. Commonly used on Towing Eye (Alum. boats) where the winch post is more laid back than approaching vertical. All parts galvanised. Used where the roller needs to reach out further to the bow. More commonly used on Towing Eye (Alum. boats) where the winch post is more laid back than approaching vertical.
See green coloured part which allows the  roller to be moved out to bow
Model No. 083 Size: 250x73x40 mm (9.8x2.9x1.6 inches) Weight: 1 Kgs (2.2 lbs)
$16 incl. GST + Freight $14 
If you order at the same time as a boxed unit (Latch & Snare) Freight is FREE
If you order at the same time as a boxed unit (Latch & Snare) Freight is FREE
Galvanised
$24 incl. GST + $14 freight  
Model No. 105 Pack Size: 290x290x50 mm (12.5x12.5x2”) Weight: 2.4Kgs (5.5lbs)
$255 incl. GST + Freight $14
L & R TM  Heavy Duty U-Bolt (Fibreglass) Snare
This is the heavy duty version of the Fibreglass Boat Aluminium Snare. It is 33% bigger and tests at 7.5 tonnes tensile compared with 4.7 tonnes for the standard unit. The washers are 6 mm thick and are 100 mm centres. For large fibreglass boats.
Fibreglass Heavy Duty Snare by itself. Can also be used on Large aluminium boats with modification to suit.
Model No. 101 Pack Size: 290x290x50 mm (12.5x12.5x2”) Weight: 1.1 Kgs ( 2.4lbs)
$148 incl. GST + Freight $14
This is the L & R Snare for use on a Fibreglass Boat - replacing the normal U-Bolt. It is made from marine grade (316) stainless steel. Tensile strength = 4.7 tonnes.
L & R TM  U-Bolt (Fibreglass) Snare
The Fibreglass Boat Snare by itself (Fibreglass Boat manufacturers - enquire about OEM deal)
Model No. 104 Pack Size: 423 x 182 x 74 mm (16.9 x 7.2 x 2.5 inches) Weight: 1.1Kgs (2.3 lbs)
$117 incl. GST + Freight $14
L & R TM  Towing Eye (Aluminium Boat) Boat Snare
To see better detail, mouse over and click to blow up, and click to reduce.
The Aluminium Boat Snare by itself (Aluminium Boat Manufacturers - enquire about OEM deal)
[3] Separate Components This is the Latch part of the L & R Boat Latch - all marine grade (316) stainless steel.
Model No. 110 Pack Size: 423 x 182 x 74 mm (16.9 x 7.2 x 2.5 inches) Weight: 1.6Kgs (3.5 lbs)
$266 incl. GST + Freight $14
L & R TM  Latch by itself
The L & R TM  Boat Latch by itself (Trailer Manufacturers - enquire about OEM deal)
Tensile strength of Latch is 5.4 tonnes. Made from marine grade stainless steel.
click on product for more detail and click again to reduce the size.
Standard U-Bolt Snare
Suits boats that use a U-bolt (Fibreglass, wood, jet ski, poly and Aluminium boats (ref. USA) that use a U-bolt)
Washers 35 & 50 mm centres
Tensile Strength = 4.7 Tonnes
Model No. 106 Pack Size: 290 x 290 x 45 mm (11.4 x 11.4 x 1.8 inches) Weight: 2.1Kgs (4.6 lbs)
L & R TM  Heavy Duty Towing Eye (Aluminium Boat) Boat Snare
The Aluminium Heavy Duty Boat Snare by itself (Aluminium Boat Manufacturers - enquire about OEM deal)
For large Towing eye boats (Alum.) over 6.5M (21ft) or heavy duty applications. Uses M16 bolts. Made from marine grade (316) stainless steel.
$230
The Heavy Duty snare is for  large towing eye (Aluminium) boats  over 6.5 M (21ft). It is 33% bigger than the standard snare.
M16 bolts
Fits a wide range of Alum. boats without having to bore holes. Tensile strength = 4 tonnes. Uses M12 bolts. Made from marine grade (316) stainless steel.
Tensile Strength = 4 Tonnes
Standard version This towing eye snare fits a wide range of towing eyes without having to bore holes.  Made from marine grade stainless steel.
The Heavy Duty snare is for large boats over 6.5M (21’). It is 33% bigger and whereas the standard snare rates a tensile strength of 4.7 tonnes, this heavy duty version is 7.5 tonnes.
M12 bolts
incl. GST + Freight $14
Want a Better Price ? Get together with a friend or your local fishing club…. email us and you will get a far better price for more than one !
FREIGHT We have put in a freight allocation here. This covers all bar distant regional areas… email us for detail giving us your location.
Buy Products - Australia - Recommended Retail
For more detail of the products.....  mouse over and click to blow up size. Click to reduce the size.
You can try to find a local Aust./NZ dealer here
If you can’t find anyone suitable, purchase from us here
Launch & Retrieve Boat Latch
The L-&-R boat latch has been granted an International Patent. Persons or Organizations who are found to be in breach of this patent will be prosecuted to the full extent of the International patent laws. © Copyright Release & Retrieve Boat Latch Pty Ltd, 2006 and "L-&-R" is a Trademark of Release & Retrieve Boat Latch Pty Ltd
How to Launch   -   How to Retrieve   -   Winch   -   Read Reviews   -   Dealers & Fitters   -  Purchase Product   -   Contact Us
Recommended Retail Purchase in Australia (AU$)
Email Email Geoff Davis Site Menu The L & R Boat Trailer Winch is suitable for all but the really big boats. L & R Boat Trailer Winch box - equipped with handle and very extensive instructions for use and installation.
An exceptionally good value Trailer Boat Winch which covers all but the really big boats. Strength required for your boat ? A common rule of thumb is  Winch Capacity = 1/2 boat weight (see notes for exception on Winch pages)
Model No. 801 Capacity: 905 Kgs Size: 171 x 150 x 225 mm  ( 6.7 x 5.9 x 8.9 inches) Weight: 3.9 Kgs             (8.6 lbs)
$85
Model No. 103 Pack Size: 430x320x 115 mm (17x12.5x4.5”) Weight: 4 Kgs (8.8lbs)
$478
L & R TM   - Heavy Duty Snare - Boat Latch Version
The Heavy Duty snare is for large boats over 6.5M (21’). It is 33% bigger and whereas the standard snare rates a tensile strength of 4.7 tonnes, this heavy duty version is 7.5 tonnes
This is the Latch part of the L & R Boat Latch - all marine grade (316) stainless steel. This is the L & R Snare for use on a Fibreglass Boat - replacing the normal U-Bolt. It is made from marine grade (316) stainless steel. This is the box that contains the Fibreglass Boat Latch. The front side has a box ticked to indicate it contains that particular product. This contains extensive installation instructions.
Model No. 111 Pack Size: 430 x 182 x 64 mm (16.9 x 7.2 x 2.5 inches) Weight: 2.6Kgs (5.7 lbs)
$385
L & R TM  U-Bolt (Fibreglass) Boat Latch Version
This is the Latch part of the L & R Boat Latch - all marine grade (316) stainless steel. L & R Aluminium Boat Latch comes in this box. The front side has a tick to indicate that it contains that partiicular product. This contains extensive installation instructions.
Model No. 113 Pack Size: 430 x 182 x 64 mm (16.9 x 7.2 x 2.5 inches) Weight: 2.3Kgs (5.2 lbs)
$359
L & R TM  Towing Eye (Aluminium Boat) Boat Latch Version
L & R TM  Boat Trailer Winch
[1] Main Products This is the Latch part of the L & R Boat Latch - all marine grade (316) stainless steel. This is the heavy duty version of the Fibreglass Boat Aluminium Snare. It is 33% bigger and tests at 7.5 tonnes tensile compared with 4.7 tonnes for the standard unit. The washers are 6 mm thick and are 100 mm centres. For large fibreglass boats. click on product for more detail and click again to reduce the size.
Can be used for Fibreglass boats. For Aluminium boats you need to             fabricate the mount location.
Model No. 107 Pack Size: 423 x 290 x 119 mm (16.7 x 11.4 x 4.7 inches) Weight: 3.9 Kgs (8.6 lbs)
L & R TM  Heavy Duty Towing Eye (Aluminium Boat) Boat Latch
$470 incl. GST
The Heavy Duty snare is for  large towing eye (Aluminium) boats  over 6.5 M (21ft). It is 33% bigger than the standard snare.
Tensile Strength = 5.4 Tonnes
For large towing eye (Alum. boats) boats over 6.5M (21ft) or heavy duty applications. Uses M16 bolts. Made from marine grade stainless steel. L & R Aluminium Boat Latch comes in this box. The front side has a tick to indicate that it contains that partiicular product. This contains extensive installation instructions. This is the Latch part of the L & R Boat Latch - all marine grade (316) stainless steel. Tensile strength = 5.4 tonnes.
incl. GST
incl. GST
incl. GST
incl. GST
Fits a wide range of Alum. boats without having to bore holes. Tensile strength = 4 tonnes. Uses M12 bolts. Made from marine grade (316) stainless steel. This is used to provide a proper support for the Latch on trailers that have a winch post, winch top does not project far enough out to support the Latch
$24  
L & R TM Wedge Plate Kit Option
[2] Optional Parts
Model No. 081 Size: 250x73x33 mm (9.8x2.9x1.3 inches) Weight: 0.8Kgs (1.74lbs)
Where the Latch meets the Snare at the wrong angle, these Wedge plates are used by bolting them to the Latch Support. This allows you to change the Latch/Snare angle by 14 degrees (either up or down)
Wedges used to raise or lower the Latch 14 degrees
You may or may not need the wedge plates. Bolts not included (too many options for bolts).
You need to supply the bolts as situation varies from trailer to trailer - in some case you need 4 bolts & others 2, depending on vertical bolt positions (get in the way of Wedge bolts).
Latch Support
An example of the Latch Support showing how it allows support for the Latch out from the winch top base - Note the small bolt at the front which must be used.
Example of where you would use it
This is where the front bolt on the base plate has nothing to attach to and support the Latch under extreme conditions (see diagram).
click on product for more detail and click again to reduce the size.
click on product for more detail and click again to reduce the size.
Retail Purchase in Australia (AU$)
incl. GST
L & R TM  Roller Extender Option
Used where the roller needs to be able to reach out further to the bow. More commonly required on Towing Eye (Aluminium) boats, especially where the winch post is more laid back than approaching vertical.
See green coloured part which allows the  roller to be moved out to bow
Model No. 083 Size: 250x73x40 mm (9.8x2.9x1.6 inches) Weight: 1 Kgs (2.2 lbs)
$16 incl. GST 
If you order at the same time as a boxed unit (Latch & Snare) Freight is FREE
Used where the roller needs to reach out further to the bow. Commonly used on Towing Eye (Alum. boats) where the winch post is more laid back than approaching vertical. All parts galvanised. Used where the roller needs to reach out further to the bow. More commonly used on Towing Eye (Alum. boats) where the winch post is more laid back than approaching vertical.
Model No. 103 Pack Size: 320x330x50 mm (12.5x12.5x2”) Weight: 2.4Kgs (5.5lbs)
$255
L & R TM  Heavy Duty Snare
The Heavy Duty snare is for large boats over 6.5M (21’). It is 33% bigger and whereas the standard snare is rates tensile at 4.7 tonnes, this heavy duty version is 7.5 tonnes
This is the heavy duty version of the Fibreglass Boat Aluminium Snare. It is 33% bigger and tests at 7.5 tonnes tensile compared with 4.7 tonnes for the standard unit. The washers are 6 mm thick and are 100 mm centres. For large fibreglass boats.
Fibreglass Heavy Duty Snare by itself. Can also be used on Large aluminium boats with modification to suit.
Model No. 101 Pack Size: 320x330x50 mm (12.5x12.5x2”) Weight: 1.1 Kgs ( 2.4lbs)
$148
This is the L & R Snare for use on a Fibreglass Boat - replacing the normal U-Bolt. It is made from marine grade (316) stainless steel.
L & R TM  U-Bolt (Fibreglass) Snare
The Fibreglass Boat Snare by itself (Fibreglass Boat manufacturers - enquire about OEM deal)
Model No. 104 Pack Size: 430 x 182 x 64 mm (16.9 x 7.2 x 2.5 inches) Weight: 1.1Kgs (2.3 lbs)
$117
L & R TM  Towing Eye (Aluminium Boat) Boat Snare
To see better detail, mouse over and click to blow up, and click to reduce.
The Aluminium Boat Snare by itself (Aluminium Boat Manufacturers - enquire about OEM deal)
[3] Separate Components This is the Latch part of the L & R Boat Latch - all marine grade (316) stainless steel.
Model No. 110 Pack Size: 430 x 182 x 64 mm (16.9 x 7.2 x 2.5 inches) Weight: 1.6Kgs (3.5 lbs)
$266
L & R TM  Latch by itself
The L & R TM  Boat Latch by itself (Trailer Manufacturers - enquire about OEM deal)
Tensile strength of Latch is 5.4 tonnes
click on product for more detail and click again to reduce the size.
incl. GST
incl. GST
incl. GST
incl. GST
Fits a wide range of Alum. boats without having to bore holes. Tensile strength = 4 tonnes. Uses M12 bolts. Made from marine grade (316) stainless steel.
Model No. 106 Pack Size: 290 x 290 x 45 mm (11.4 x 11.4 x 1.8 inches) Weight: 2.1Kgs (4.6 lbs)
L & R TM  Heavy Duty Towing Eye (Aluminium Boat) Boat Snare
The Aluminium Heavy Duty Boat Snare by itself (Aluminium Boat Manufacturers - enquire about OEM deal)
For large Towing eye boats (Alum.) over 6.5M (21ft) or heavy duty applications. Uses M16 bolts. Made from marine grade (316) stainless steel.
$230 incl. GST
The Heavy Duty snare is intended for large towing eye (Aluminium) boats  over 6.5 M (21ft). It is 33% bigger than the standard snare.
M16 bolts
Need more detail ? You may have an odd trailer or boat combination ? If you have Skype you can ring Geoff for free. or Phone Geoff on 0402-079-660 (but be conscious of Adelaide, Australia time) International click here Send photo or Trailer/boat if questions need resolving.
Email - to send us an email with order details or query click here
Skype Free call
Site Menu
Standard version This towing eye snare fits a wide range of towing eyes without having to bore holes.  Made from marine grade stainless steel.
Want a Better Price ? Get together with a friend or your local fishing club …. email us and you will get a far better price for more than one !
+ Freight $14
+ Freight $15
+ Freight $14
+ Freight $15
+ Freight $14
+ Freight $14
+ Freight $14
+ Freight $14
+ Freight $14
+ Freight $14
+ Freight $14
+ Freight $14
FREIGHT - We have put in a freight allocation here. This covers all bar distant regional areas… email us for detail giving your location.