The Kayalu YakBastard™ Clamp-on 360° Navigation Light is a ruggedized portable marine-grade clamp hosting a Kayalu Navbeam LE navigation light. The Navbeam LE is a bright white LED, submersible to 1000 feet (300 meters) below sea level.
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Optional Accessories allow this mount to host a camera, spotlight, GPS cradle and much more.
The YakBastard Clamp includes the clamp, a removable extension arm and the Navbeam LE light.
The YakBastard clamp can be quickly and securely attached to a kayak's cockpit lip, canoe bench or sidewall or boat gunnel/gunwale.
The YakBastard's pole raises the light 19" (48 cm), measured from the back of the clamp to the base of the light's lens. The YakBastard Clamp's two couplers and ball-and-socket design provide unparalleled and freedom in positioning the light vertically or, for use as a deck light, directly toward a subject requiring illumination.
Additional height and articulation is possible through the addition of any off-the-shelf RAM Mounts compatible extension arms including 8.5" and 10.5" Kayalu Toughbar arms.
Because the YakBastard is assembled using interchangeable RAM Mounts components, the same mount be used to host a wide range of accessories, including a camera adaptor, Fishfinder and GPS cradles and any accessory compatible with a RAM Mounts 1-inch "B" ball coupler. See options below to add a camera adaptor!
The YakBastard clamp's jaws open to a maximum width of 2 inches (5 cm).
The YakBastard clamp has two threaded holes, ready to accept one or two RAM Mounts balls. A single aluminum "B" ball is provided with this mount to host the extension arm and Navbeam LE light.
Premium Quality Components
The YakBastard clamp is constructed of marine-grade materials using original component parts of three renown marine vendors, RAM Mounting Systems, Blackhawk/Tite-Lok Inc. and Tektite Industries, Inc.
The clamp is constructed of anodized aluminum with a stainless steel clamp screw and ABS handle.
Atop the clamp, the YakBastard Clamp-on 360° Navigation Light includes a spring-loaded composite coupler that can be loosened and tightened with a single hand.
Atop the lower coupler is a 14.5" Kayalu Toughbar arm. The Toughbar is constructed of a stainless steel rod and two marine-grade aluminum "B" balls. The Toughbar has a composite coupler.
The YakBastard clamp ships with two strips of adhesive-backed foam rubber as a measure of protection for your deck surface from being marred by the clamp's jaws.
The YakBastard clamp can host one or two RAM balls. One 1-inch "B" ball is included with this mount. The ball can be screwed into the back of the clamp or at the head of the clamp.The ball can be bonded to the clamp using Loctite Threadlocker®
For more information about the YakBastard™ Clamp-on 360° Navigation Light for Kayak Cockpit and Canoe or Boat Gunwale read Product Details.