Have questions about a custom dock canopy?
SlipSki is committed to customer satisfaction and the staple of our success lies in the care of our customers. We achieve this by conducting our customer service with a, “Never Say No” attitude and being versatile to meet your needs. We will do everything possible to provide you with a product that will serve your personal needs. If you can’t find what your looking for, let us know and we will work together with you to create what you need. Contact us today about our custom dock canopy solutions.
What wind speeds will your cover withstand?
This is the #1 question that we receive and during development this was one or our main concerns. The shape and the construction of SlipSki covers are all implemented to combat high wind speeds and ensure that your custom dock canopy, Car Garage or Hunters Hut will protect your investment in a multitude of harsh environments.
We have attached one of our Retractable Slip Covers to a flat bed trailer and exposed it to winds speeds in excess of 70mph for thousands of miles and countless hours without any failures. Please watch the video in our link below to see the kind of stress we exposed to our dock canopies.
What materials are used to build a SlipSki cover?
We believe in using the best materials available. Our frame material is 1 1/2” square 1/8 thick 6063 aluminum. All of our hardware is 18-8 stainless with marine grade anti-seize. Ez installation and removal of cover material. Our tarps are Made in the USA.
- Both material and covers are made in the USA
- Fabric is specifically designed for boat cover application, meaning a longer lifespan than other fabrics
- 18oz per square yard
- Heat & RF welded seams create the strongest bond possible
- Resistant to UV degradation
- Brass grommets
Common uses of tarps – dump trucks, trailers, equipment, athletic fields, canopies, tents, frame construction, 5-sided covers, industrial and any application that requires a great cover
What surface can your SlipSki cover be mounted on?
The modular design of a SlipSki dock canopy will mount to a variety of surfaces. The use of our cantilever design means that our sliding covers can function on a variety of surfaces. We recommend the surface is reasonably flat for best operation and of coarse the smoother the surface the easier it will be to operate.
Although you can mount it to a variety of surfaces it is recommend that concrete or a flat wood dock is used for optimal operation of slide and optimal wind resistance.
Can your SlipSki covers be assembled and installed by myself?
Ez installation and removal of cover material. While it is possible to install one by yourself it would be highly recommended to have at least one other person to assist you. Take a look at our Do It Yourself Videos.
Can I use on single sided pier?
Yes, we now sell the Dorado SS that is designed for a single-sided or L-Shaped dock.
What type of warranty does SlipSki offer?
SlipSki Boating Solutions L.L.C. (“Manufacturer”) covers and products are manufactured with the best quality parts & materials available. We warrant our frames to be free from defects in workmanship, parts, and materials for the lifetime of the product as applied to all residential applications and uses of our products.
How long will the tarp last and is it easy to replace?
As seen above the common uses of these tarps goes to show the durability that should be expected of our tarps. Along with our limited lifetime warranty on the SlipSki frame, Rush-Co offers a 7-year limited warranty on their fabric to give you peace of mind.
The system that we implement to tighten and secure our tarps makes changing them fast and simple. Remove the quick-release straps, remove the bungies and the tarp is free to remove.
Set apart by design
We create modular designs that will evolve with your needs. We only use the highest quality materials specifically chosen to last in a harsh environment, ensuring our products will last.
Always evolving “Solutions”
We strive to improve a wide variety of current “solutions” and innovate new solutions superior to that of our competitors. Products designed by SlipSki Solutions are not aimed at being the cheapest, nor the most expensive products available. Instead we aim at being the best quality and best solution at a price point affordable to you.
We don’t cut costs in our materials or engineering, rather we find new ways to manufacture and design our products. This mind set ensures our products are built to last and designed to serve your needs seamlessly and reliably.