Finally a way to build your own frame and save a lot of money!
Using our QuickFit clamps your able to assemble the frame of your choice. We assembled a 60" frame similar to the NRS Compact Outfitter frame and the weight was only a few pounds more, weighing in at 67 pounds.
For step by step instructions on how to build your own frame go to the following address: https://www.instructables.com/How-to-build-a-river-raft-frame/
Fittings come with stainless steel set screws with a recommend set screw torque of 29 lbs/ft.
Please note at loads greater than 2,023 pounds set screw slippage can occur.
The following websites are an excellent source for aluminum pipe: http://www.onlinemetals.com/index.cfm https://www.nrs.com/product/1200%20r/nrs-frame-side-rails-with-plugs
■ Nominal Pipe Size 1 1/4"
■ Pipe O.T. 1.660"
■ Fitting I.T 1.730"
■ Comes with 2 set-screws
QuickFit clamps are manufactured from iron to BS EN 1562:1997 and are weldable cast steel BS 3100:1991 with galvanized finish to prevent rusting.
The NRS tubing which is 1 5/8" will work with our fittings.