Hi Daniel what a fine looking boat!
Well I would like to do the same to my Osprey but I would agree with Pete that the hull is very shallow at that point & going for-woulds of the console would give you allot more room!
I liked the look of this hatch & a cracking price (I would hope that is the only cracking!)
Ribtech re-build cont.
"The hatch came from International Marine Supplies http://www.internationalmarinesupplies.co.uk
It was the "IMS 861 - Twin handled hatch. 37cm x 37.5cm Overall 28.9cm x 28.3cm Hole cut out." It cost £26.02 Reatail inc.
Its shock and pressure resistant too which is good as no doubt a dive cylinder will be bounced off it at some point. I did jump up and down on it to test it and it didn't break "