Frame Instructions: Sport Cat Frame

NRS Sport Cat Cataraft Frame

Sport Cat Components

  • (2) Side Rails
  • (2) Drop Rails
  • (4) Cross Bars
  • (1) Universal Seat Mount
  • (1) Deluxe Foot Bar
  • (1) Pair of Oar Mounts
  • (16) U-bolts
  • (32) Washers and Locking Nuts
  • (2) 9ft Straps
  • (4) Strap Slides
  • (1) Frame Wrench
  • (1) Padded Seat

Note: Seat is packaged separately


  1. Lay out the frame parts as shown in the image above.
  2. Attach the Universal Seat Mount to the center of one of the cross bars.
  3. Attach drop rails to the cross bars as show in picture above and install the U-bolts. Add nuts and washers, leaving them loose.
  4. Set the additional cross bar and seat bar on the side rails and install the U-bolts. Add the washers and nuts, leaving them loose. Adjust the cross bar so that it fits against the cooler or dry box snugly. If any of the bars need to be re-positioned, it may be necessary to remove the U-bolts to make adjustments.
  5. Add the deluxe foot bar and oar mounts. Tighten all the nuts that you previously installed.
  6. Check to be sure that all of the U-bolts are tight. Periodically check the tightness of all nuts and bolts.