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DC-Series Davit

The Allied Luffing Arm Rescue Boat davit system is designed to meet or exceed industry standards for retrieving rescue boats safely from rough seas. The DC-designated models come fully self-contained with remotely mounted control stations to allow the operator optimum visibility during operation. All DC-designated davit systems are single point type with specific models having USCG SOLAS approval. Each one is designed for minimal maintenance and simplified operation. Each davit system incorporates an emergency backup power system for operation in dead-ship conditions. Allied has the experience to custom design rescue boat davit systems to customer requirements while complying with strict industry standards.


  • Manufactured in the USA
  • Quick Release Hook
  • Anti 2 Block system
  • Winch Downstop system
  • Adjustable Boat cradle
  • NEMA 4X Electrical Enclosures
  • Heavy-Duty Double Acting Cylinder
  • Stainless Steel hydraulic fittings and hose ends up to and including #20
  • High Tensile Steel Construction for weight savings
  • Stainless Steel Cylinder & hinge pins
  • Stainless Steel fasteners except for critical ones
  • 3 Part Marine Protective Coating System
  • Constant Tension Winch System for Slack wire rope prevention


  • Boat Lifting Ring for release system in boat
  • LED Flood Lights
  • Electric and/or Hydraulic Soft Start System
  • Reservoir Heater or Cooler
  • Customer Customization per requests

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Model Boat Type Capacity
Lb [Kg]
Overturning Moment
Ft-lb [n-m]
Crane Weight
Lb [Kg]
DC8600CTS Rescue Boat 8,600 [3,901] 155,000 [210,152] 9,000 [4,082]
DC8600CTSC Cabin Style Workboat 8,600 [3,901] 179,000 [242,691] 12,000 [5,443]

Note: Specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation. Please contact us for details.

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