Our leather wheel cover turns a cold, slippery wheel into sailing comfort. And what a great way to bring out your boat’s good looks! Choose from a custom made kit (pre-sewn option) or a standard kit. We offer a full range of colors and textures to match the look of your boat. For extra cushion, select the UV resistant closed cell foam option for under your leather wheel cover.
• Hand stitched kit
• Easy installation with simple stitching instructions
• With or without closed cell foam backing
• Center marker or Turks head knot kit rudder indicators
• Spoke covers, tapered or straight
• 2-3 ounce leather
• 4-5 ounce leather, suede, or smooth/buff finish
• Installation available (send us your existing wheel and we will install the leather for you
For Wheels over 60″ Diameter, please call or Email for a custom order.
When placing your order consider four things:
1. Wheel Size: Wheel Diameter (A), Rim Circumference (B)
For a image of our measuring guide Click here
2. Leather Color and Thickness and Texture:
Color: Blue gray is the most popular color, no dye is added
Thickness: 4-5 ounce or 2-3 ounce
Texture: suede for grip when wet, or Smooth/buff finish
To view a wheel color chart Click here
3. Style: Foam or no foam base layer:
To view a photo of the foam option Click here
4. Standard or Custom kits:
Standard kit the ends are open, you trim to the proper size
Custom Kits, Pre-sewn option the kit is cut and sewn to your exact wheel diameter No Trimming
Complete Kit includes: Pre-punched Leather, Waxed Polyester Thread, Stitching Instructions, Two Needles and Double Stick Positioning Tape.
Note: 2.75″ rim circumference is a 7/8″ diameter rim. 3.14″ rim circumference is a 1″ diameter rim. Use a piece of paper when measuring the rim circumference, wrap the paper around the rim, mark the overlap, then measure the paper with a tape measure.
Note: European wheels use a metric system, we can cut to any size; just specify the size inch or mm at check out.
Important: Specify the exact wheel size in the order notes section on the checkout page.
Our wheel cover kits come with three additional options:
1: Spoke Covers
2: Rudder Position Indicator: Leather Center marker or Turks head kit
3. Pre-sewn Option
With the pre-sewn option, Boat Leather will custom cut the wheel cover to size, so no trimming of the leather is required. We will machine stitch the ends together with Gore seaming thread. The cover will fit your wheel, simply slip it onto the wheel and begin stitching.
Note: Select from the pull down menus above for these options.
BOATLEATHER ® 3050 38th Ave W, Seattle, WA 98199 USA Phone: 206-284-9110