|WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING ABOUT RYAN-O DOCK ROLLERS
Ryan-O Dock Rollers are wonderful! As General Manager
of a 150 slip marina for 4 years, I have witnessed the peace of mind
that Ryan-O Dock Rollers give my slip renters. We have nearly 300
rollers in the marina, some for as long as ten years. Besides the
protection they give the boat owners, I like them because they protect
my marina. I even use the dock rollers on the entrances to our gas dock.
Ryan-O Dock Rollers make it easy on everyone which helps
make boating a more carefree experience. Ryan-O Dock Rollers represents a
true win-win for everyone. Their knowledgeable staff, prompt customer
service and attention to detail are a welcome bonus. Thank you very much
for the first rate product and service.
General Manager, Harbor's View Marina
Frequently Asked Questions
What are Ryan-O Dock Rollers?
They are a unique, patented product that helps protect your
boat and dock from the damage incurred in docking when there is wind,
waves, currents or a captain who is still learning how to manage his
How are they constructed?
The roller itself is made of polyethylene. It is virtually
indestructible and carries a lifetime warranty. The all steel bracket is
welded and braced for durability with the entire assembly galvanized
for longevity. The bracket is guaranteed for 5 years.
How many rollers do I need to protect my investment?
The answer is how much protection do you want? A pair of
rollers on the outside corner are the most critical to assist in
entering the slip. Rollers along the side can be on every post to
further assist guiding you into the slip. These will also eliminate the
need to put out fenders/bumpers. Finally, the front of the slip, a bow
roller will protect the bow from any damage. If you are backing in, a
pair of bow stops will protect the swim platform and act as an assist
How are they attached to a dock?
The roller bracket is an easy bolt-on application. They can
be used on either round or square posts. In special or custom
application they may need to be welded to the dock.
What size do I need?
The rollers come in 6' lengths that will work with boats up
to 30'. Boats above this size should specify 8' rollers. For the larger
boats you have to consider the swim platform as well as the rub rail and
What kind of maintenance do they require? None.
What color do they come in? High visibility yellow.
How long have Ryan-O rollers been in service? Over 20 years.