Originally Posted by beamishken
Couldn't you use a similar Base plate but make the lift eye hinge so it lies flat on the deck when not in use
Not exactly what your looking for but easy to do and less of a trip hazard
Not sure. There are several commercially available recessed eyes but the weight bearing mounting would require significant modifications to what I have now. Zodiac uses them now.
Heck I think I could just put a threaded insert in there and use screw in eyes.