Livewell & Baitwell
Systems Guide

Enhance your boat today – Built for both freshwater and saltwater marine applications, our Livewell and Baitwell systems are engineered for superior performance and longevity. We are known for our Livewell control systems by tournament fisherman everywhere, and trusted by top boat manufacturers around the world.

Need to build, upgrade, or replace your
livewell or baitwell system?

Start with these tips, then find our 2024 Livewell Control Systems Guide just below.

(1) We’d first recommend understanding your cable approach using the boat diagram below.
(2) Next, explore what type of valve functionality we offer so that you can get a better idea on what type of setup you’ll need.
(3) System 3 is our most popular “universal” 3-Position Automatic Recirculating Livewell Valve. Please find it in our guide below.



Explore Our Guide To Flow-Rite Livewell Control Systems!

Discover the capabilities of Flow-Rite Livewell Systems in this informative guide, providing you with essential insights into its features and advantages for an enhanced fishing experience!


Each Flow-Rite livewell kit consists of a drain control valve, control cable and premium control cable actuator. All component parts are of materials suitable for both fresh and saltwater applications.


Whether you’d like to customize your own setup, increase your functionality, or provide convenient means of filling a tournament Livewell weigh-in bag, our aerators are built to perform.


Our Flow-Rite valves provide increased functionality, reliability, and safety for boaters around the world. Explore ahead and get ready to upgrade your boat with our world-class marine valves.

SeaLok Remote Drain Plugs


What is our SeaLok™ Remote Drain Plug? Built for freshwater and saltwater, SeaLok allows you to safely and conveniently control your drain plug from inside your boat with zero hassle.

With today’s high performance hull designs, jack plates and larger outboards, putting a drain plug in or taking one out can be a very unpleasant task. The SeaLok™ Remote Drain Plug makes that job as simple as turning a switch. Our kit comes with all the necessary hardware to install the drain plug system.

  • No more lying on a wet boat ramp to put in or take out your drain plug
  • Never worry about forgetting your drain plug again!
  • Easily open or close your drain plug from your console
  • Easy to install on most fiberglass or aluminum hull with a 1″ mounting hole
  • Fresh or salt water use

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Building on our core values of “Help First”, “Think Beyond Tomorrow”, and “Question and Improve” – Flow-Rite is on a long journey towards environmental sustainability. The journey has been underway for some time and we’re excited to ‘Grow Forward.’ Read more about our sustainability initiatives here >>


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