You are here >> Features



Sleek low profile    Weathertight     Proven  


Warranty  |  CE  |  Frames Acrylic  |  Wedge System  Seal Handles  | Hinges  |
Telescopic Arms


Combining premium marine-grade materials with innovative design and modern manufacturing techniques.


Culē hatches are stylish, durable, and capable of withstanding extreme marine weather conditions.


We utilise superior materials, to produce superior quality hatches.


Culē’s rigorous quality control procedures guide the design and manufacturing process from start to finish.




Cule hatches come with a 5 year limited warranty on materials and workmanship
Premium-grade acrylic Plexiglass® comes with a manufacturers 10 year guarantee




CE Approved


All our hatches are CE approved Category A Area 2
We can supply area 1 on request




Made from 100% premium 6063 alloy
Standard finish is anodised silver.  (Talk to us if you require black)
We can powder coat to the colour of your choice






Hatch lids are made using premium European acrylic
A 10 year acrylic manufacturer’s guarantee against yellowing and crazing
Premium grade acrylic ensures your hatch will stay looking good for longer
Smoked grey acrylic is standard, however other colours are available



Culē Hatches unique wedge system


We use a unique wedge system to attach the acrylic to the aluminium frame

This method maximises the inherent strength and watertightness of the hatch
Unique to Culē, this wedge fixing technique ensures our hatches will keep you safe and dry for many years






Culē Hatches use only 100% premium EPDM rubber seal

We make no compromises in our drive for 100% waterproof hatches to enhance your boating experience





Premium glass reinforced nylon handles are essential for maintaining boat security

Our ergonomic handle designs allow the hatch to be easily opened from the deck side, if the hatch is not locked

The closing interior handles are fitted with security locks so the hatch can be left secure whether fully closed, or in the ventilation position to allow air flow through the vessel

Modern functional design and UV resistant materials ensure flawless operation with minimal degradation from sun or water




Hinge pins are 316 stainless steel encapsulated in glass-reinforced nylon, built to last



Telescopic Arms


Cule hatches telescopic arms use a friction stay system, for ease of operation
The hatch can be opened out to 105 degrees and can be locked off in any position





MDL Limited T/A Cule Hatches | PO Box 58396, Botany 2163, Auckland New Zealand

2 Southgate Place, Henderson, Auckland, New Zealand

T: +64 9 835 9706 | F: +64 9 273 9185 | Contact Us