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Competition Comparisons

WaveMaster Docking Systems is poised to become the industry leader in the commercial and residential dock arena. We are confident that are products
are by far and away the best engineered and best built in the industry. Below is a chart on how the other available materials stack up against ours.
WaveMaster Comparison to Hollow Plastic Dock Systems
WaveMaster Docking Systems Standard Hollow Plastic Construction

Flotation shell, and deck are designed to utilize
structural foam that creates a "uni-wall" thickness unmatched in the industry

Hollow plastic docks are typically rotational or blow molded
using plastic materials to create a single wall part.

Dock modules are connected with massive
recycled composite frames, bolted vertically
and horizontally

The dock pieces are typically connected with plastic pins,
plastic or rubber connectors

Deck surface feels like walking down a sidewalk

Plastic cubes connected with plastic pins typically have a
spongy feel when walking across the surface.

Flotation shell total wall thickness is
2.5" to 4" below the edge

Hollow plastic pieces typically have a total wall thickness
ranging from 1/8" to 1/4"

It is very unlikely that the flotation wall could
be breached

There is typically a vent hole in each plastic part resulting in
the part taking on water if the wall is compromised in any way.
WaveMaster Comparison to Wooden Frame Docks with Encased Flotation
WaveMaster Docking Systems Standard Wooden Frame/Encased Flotation Construction

WMDS provides from 2 to 5 times the flotation
capacity of most competition. The flotation
offers support to the entire module assembly.

Exposed wood, treated or untreated wood will crack, splinter
and in most cases eventually deteriorate or rot. Typically,
enough encased flotation tubs are fastened under the dock
frame to support the frame and deck.

Deck surface is manufactured from "food grade"
plastic material designed to never rot, rust,
splinter, crack or peel.

Even if a composite plank is used for the deck surface, the
frame can deteriorate in much less time, exposing the dock
to potential failure.

The decks with radius edges and no exposed
hardware are "feet friendly".

Annual repair and maintenance is typical. Splinters, cracks,
exposed screws and nail heads are "feet agonies"
WaveMaster Comparison to Steel Frame Docks
WaveMaster Docking Systems Standard Steel Frame Construction

Completed dock module assembly is
designed to flex under load and stress

Steel frames are typically welded and
galvanized dipped.

Connection recycled composite frames are
structurally engineered to move stress load
throughout the entire system.

Steel frames ends are typically bolted together creating
the most "rigid" connections possible.

There is no exposed hardware.

It is typical to have a dock repair company with a work
barge on most lakes to "weld" any broken frames.
WaveMaster Comparison to Concrete Docks
WaveMaster Docking Systems Standard Concrete Construction

Robust flotation shell with 1.5" to 4" wall thickness

Rigid dock members and rigid joints

Recycled omposite internal frame is designed to flex under extreme load

Steel, rebar reinforced concrete

Flotation shells, Composite frame, sealing
frame and deck all working in sync to absorb
and distribute flexing stress

If/when concrete cracks, water than seeps into contact with
steel rebar used for reinforcement. When water contacts the
steel, rust occurs which causes the steel members to swell,
enlarging the cracks.

Stacking/nesting reduces shipping cost

Due to weight, shipping costs are expensive
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