Wide Beam Cratch Hoods

Made for the elements. Designed for life.

Wide Beam Cratch Hoods

Made for the elements. Designed for life.

Product Description

Our meticulously crafted Wide Beam Cratch Hoods and valuable storage and protection for any wide beam boat. As waterway enthusiasts, we understand the importance of a reliable, all-weather cratch hood that seamlessly combines durability and style.

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Tailored Precision: CAD Prototypes for Your Vision

Embark on a journey of bespoke craftsmanship with our Wide Beam Cratch Hoods. Before we meticulously bring your cratch hood to life, our team utilises cutting-edge CAD technology to provide you with a detailed prototype of your design. This ensures every inch meets your specifications, promising a perfect fit and a seamless integration with your Dutch barge.

Quality Build, Yorkshire Craftsmanship

At Canvasman, we take pride in our Yorkshire roots, delivering Cratch Hoods that embody the essence of quality British craftsmanship. Each hood is meticulously constructed using advanced fabrics, known for their resilience against the harshest elements while maintaining a touch of elegance.

Made-to-Measure Excellence

Our commitment to excellence extends to the heart of our craft – the made-to-measure experience. We understand that each Dutch barge is unique, and so are its requirements. Our Wide Beam Cratch Hoods are tailored to fit your vessel flawlessly, ensuring maximum coverage and protection.

Weather Any Storm: All-Weather Design

Navigating the waterways comes with its challenges, and our Wide Beam Hoods are up for the task. Engineered with an all-weather design, these hoods provide unparalleled protection against rain, wind, and UV rays, allowing you to enjoy your Dutch barge in any weather condition.

Advanced Fabrics, Enduring Quality

Crafted from advanced fabrics, our Wide Beam Cratch Hoods boast longevity and durability. The materials used not only withstand the test of time but also maintain their aesthetic appeal. That ensures your Dutch barge remains a sight to behold.

Guaranteed Satisfaction: 5-Year Guarantee

Confidence in our craftsmanship drives us to offer a comprehensive 5-year guarantee on our Cratch Hoods. We stand by the quality of our product, assuring you of its longevity and performance on your Dutch Barge.

Enquiring about this product:

The fastest way for you to get a quote is to use our detailed online enquiry form by clicking the button below. It is the simplest and most efficient way for us to gather all the information we need to quote on your new cover. You are also welcome to call us at 01943 851 444, contact us through our Facebook page inbox or email sales@canvasman.co.uk.

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Wide Beam Cratch Hood, Raised Wide Beam Cratch Hoods

Our bespoke raised cratch hoods can be fitted to any Widebeam, providing valuable storage space and an extension to your boat’s cabin area.

navy blue Wide Beam Cratch Hood

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What our customers say…

“First of all I’d just like to say thanks for all the help in producing a console cover for the Boarding Boat we have at Humber, it’s exactly what is needed on that exposed jetty.”

Chris Nisbet

“I also wanted to let you know my wife and I are very pleased with the service you have provided and the quality of the workmanship is outstanding.”


"The service was excellent, very professional. The fitter was very pleasant, polite and did an excellent job of fitting the canvas. Also explained all the features patiently. A pleasure to recommend your product and service."

Lorna Booth

“Please thank the team for doing such a good job on what was a particularly tricky build.”

BL, Lincs

“We just wanted to say how pleased we are with the canvas work you did for us. It all fitted perfectly….”

Mrs JB. Bucks

"All things canvas and more. They are brilliant, making from new, repairing, cleaning and much more. Very helpful and friendly staff, with lots of knowledge and advice. Most definitely Recommend."

Stuart Whittam

What makes our covers so special?

Bespoke design

All our covers are custom designed to order by our highly-skilled in house team so you have the perfect cover for your needs.

quality craftsmanship

Our expert team of sewers, cutters and fitters are dedicated to producing the finest, most durable covers on the market.

five year guarantee

All our covers come with an industry leading 5-year guarantee to give you the ultimate peace of mind when choosing us.

made in yorkshire

We’re a proud family business, run from our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in the town of Baildon, West Yorkshire.