FAQ – hiseadock
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How does the Hisea Floating Dock system hold up to typhoon?

Hisea Floating Dock's modular design and superior quality hold up quite well in a typhoon depending on the installation. Our customers are reporting excellent results for the docks that were hit hand in all the typhoon.

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Can I get a Hisea Floating Dock system if there is no dealer in my area?

Yes, In the areas where there is not a local dealer presence, we can ship your Hisea Floating Dock system directly to you local freight terminal for pickup.

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Can I become a Distributor?

Maybe, we have a dealers available in some of countries in the world and many areas are still open.Please contact us by email to explore this possibility.

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Can I assemble my own dock?

Yes, actually, most of our customers install their own docks . Your dock will arrive partially assembled or separate cubes and parts and 2 people can easily do the final assembly and have it in the water in immediately.

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How is the dock shipped?

The Hisea Floating Dock system is shipped via shipping container to a freight terminal for pickup.

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6

Will the U-channel scratch my boat?

The High Molecular weight polyethylene is softer than gel coat and fiberglass of your boat. The Hisea Floating Dock will affect your hull about the same as using a trailer or other style boat lift.

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Can I use the Hisea Floating Dock system in heavy waves?

The Hisea Floating Dock system is built to withstand harsh environments. Our cubes will dissipate energy every 19 inches and roll with the waves. For heavy waves, it is necessary that your craft be tied down securely and that you frequently check the dock to ensure that all connections are tight and secure.

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Do crustaceans hurt the dock?

Crustaceans give some effect on the Hisea Floating Dock system. They will grow about 1/2 to 1 inch and then slough off and start again. Marine growth will occur on the underside and other parts of the dock that is constantly submerged in water. However, this will not impact the overall buoyancy of the dock in any way.Remember that one of the reasons you buy the Hisea Floating Dock is that it is virtually maintenance free.Therefore, cleaning the dock's underside is simply an extra chore that you do not have to worry about.

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9

Which color is available?

Any color is available based on 100 m2 or 300 pcs quantity.

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10

How much weight will each float hold?

Each of the main-cubes will hold 90Kg/200 lbs. So our dock definitely has enough buoyancy for your boat. The cube is air filled (basically a rigid, hollow compartment) with a wall thickness of approximately 6-8mm.

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Do I need permits to install my area?

It depends on the area. In most cases your Hisea Floating Dock system is considered a temporary structure and may not require a permit. It really depends on your local regulations.

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Is there any heavy duty commercial version?

Our normal cubes are extra heavy duty already.

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Can I use this in the marina?

We have many customers who use their Hisea Floating Dock in a marina to protect their boats and keep them clean. Many marinas prefer this system to a lift for aesthetics also.

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Can I run my Dock all the way to shore?

Yes, the floats are fine sitting on dry ground.

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5

How about the effects of weather or sun ray?

The Hisea Floating Dock system is engineered to be extremely durable and flexible to allow it to handle harsh wave action in most storms. Made of UV-stable composite. The sun will not destroy or alter the cube in any way, shape or forms.

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Can I leave my dock in winter time?

Absolutely, The dock can be left in all year even in salt water. The Hisea Floating Dock system is designed to be left in the ice for the winter. The special design of the cube allows the dock to pop up on top of the ice.

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How does ice affect the system?

The issue when it comes to ice and its affect on the system is water flow. If there is a heavy current or moving ice, the key question to ask yourself is, "When the ice thaws out, does it just dissipate back into the water level or are there large blocks of heavy flow ice moving around that would severely damage stationary docks?" If you answer "Yes" to the first part of the question, you can leave our dock in all year. If you answer "Yes" to the second part of the question, then your next move is as obvious as the ice will tear out and wash away any structure.

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Will the system work in shallow water?

Yes, you can use the dock anywhere you can drive your crafts. The cubes only draw about 2 to 4 inches of water with the craft off it. The minimum functional water depth is measured at the back of the dock where the drive-on takes place. The dock needs to be able to flex in order to drive on top of it. System is fine at rest on the bottom during low tides. The important thing is that there is enough depth at the stem of the dock to allow the boat to back off.

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9

Can it be towed to another location?

The dock can easily be moved to another location, either by towing it with your PWC or boat, loading it up on your boat retailer, or by disassembling it and having it moved to its new location.

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10

How many cubes wide for a stable walking platform?

The cubes can be used as a floating platform, gangway, finger pier or any other type of customized configuration you so desire. Available walking platform must be at least three cubes wide . The dock is extremely stable to walk on and will support your body weights due to the balanced buoyancy of each cube(which is about 200 lbs).

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Is the dock slippery when you walk on it?

The non-skid surface makes the dock very safe to walk on even.

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What is your delivery time of Floating Dock for 40 HQ container ?

We keep big stocks for Floating Docks, nornally we could send a 40 HQ container Floating Dock at once after received the payment. If there is not enough stock the goods you ordered, we will finished in 7-10 days time.

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About how many Floating dock systems have been installed using your product?

We have installed thousands of Floating docks projects both in China and all over the world.

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What Material do you use for Hisea Floating Dock ?

Hisea Floating Dock always use the best available HDPE (High Density Polyethylene) material,with enhanced interlocking design, make the floating structures with HIGH Tensile strength and IZOD impact Strength.

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How long have you been in dock float floating dock business?

Our factory start our floating dock business from year 2006, is one of the earliest floating dock manufacturer in China. Hisea floating dock is becoming the largest floating dock supplier in China, offer the super quality floating dock products.

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Is Hisea Floating Dock Eco-friendly ?

Yes,the material of Hisea Floating Dock is 100% recyclable, environmental friendly.

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What is the Lifespan of Hisea Floating Dock ?

The Lifespan of Hisea Floating Dock 15-20 years, depending on the usage and site location condition.

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How to anchor the Hisea Floating Dock ?

Hisea Floating Dock offers several anchoring options to keep your floating dock safe and secure in any conditions. Pipes, deadweight anchors, piling brackets, and stiff arms are among the anchoring options available to you.

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