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G.F. Equipment LLC specializes in the manufacturing and sales of the Capsizer 8000 worldwide.

The Capsizer 8000 is a one-of-a-kind machine that safely lifts and flips boats for easy bottom repairs, refinishing, fiberglass repairs, aluminum hull riveting and welding. It accommodates boats up to 8000 pounds and 24 feet. It can also be adapted for jet skis.

The Capsizer 8000 was designed with working conditions in mind. It allows technicians to adjust the boat angle easily using a single crank on the self-locking gearbox.

The Capsizer 8000 allows one person to complete jobs that usually require two or more persons. Repairs become more efficient and your profits will increase.


  • Saves labor while reducing boat handling time
  • Removes need to remove many components for repairs
  • Increases safety of working conditions
  • Makes trailer removal easy
  • Comes with a 1-year full warranty
  • Boat angle can be adjusted by one person with the turn of a crank


  • 8000-pound capacity, as tested by an independent laboratory, EAPC Architects and Engineers
  • 2-ton chain hoist on front section, 3-ton chain hoist on back section
  • Telescoping arms attach to 1 bow eye and 2 stern eyes
  • Manually operated by chain hoist and crank
  • Heavy-duty structural steel tubing from 3/16″ to 3/8″
  • Heavy-duty 6″ steel casters for easy moving with brakes on 4 wheels
  • Assembled height: 9’6″ height
  • Archway 8’6″ wide for trailer exit
  • Trailer way height clearance: 42″
  • Compacts for easy storage: 4’7″ X 9’2″ when rear support frame is stored inside the front support frame
  • To attach boat to unit: 15 minutes to 2.5 hours. This includes removing boat from trailer.
  • Setup time from shipping pallet to assembly is approximately 4 hours
  • Shipping size (on pallet): 48″ wide X 92″ long X 48″ high
  • Weight: 2,400 pounds crated
  • Ships by Class 85
  • Portable for use indoors and outdoors
  • One-year warranty 


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