LIFT & SLIDE – powered sealing roof, lifting and sliding

The most suitable roof system for creating large openings with watertight closure

Suitable for use on motor boats requiring sunroofs but ensuring the tightness once closed. Designed for the best aesthetic completion of each yacht's profile.


Technical features

  • Customized engineering on clients’ needs
  • Low maintenance, self lubricating, self cleaning tracks and cars with parts in silicone-nylon
  • Stainless steel AISI 316 construction, with parts mirror polished
  • Carts material of construction: non-hygroscopic plastic
  • Type 316 stainless steel cable system
  • Clear width of opening up to 4 mt
  • Clear length of opening up to 3 mt
  • Maximum panel (provided by customer) weight kg. 180
  • Indicative speed opening 5 mt./min.
  • Integrated torque limiter in the drive wheels made of brass with high resistance to traction
  • Tensioner unit installed on the base channel. Motor and control unit separated
  • Driver unit:
    • 12 or 24 volt available
    • Fixed ratio gearbox
    • Protected IP54 unit
  • Electrical control box rated IP66
  • Bow and aft proximity sensors
  • Electrical overload safety trip
  • Activation via two-way switch mounted on the dashboard - customer supplied
  • Optional Remote control
  • Indicative weight of the system: 60kg. (for mechanism mt. 3 x 2,5 – panel weight apart)
  • System suitable for handling panels in composite materials, glass, plexiglass (supplied by the customer - or on request)


Core system is designed to accommodate build variation, extremes of temperature and weather, and structural movement of the boat whilst at sea. Extensive salt spray and function testing carried out.