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Old 11-06-2014, 02:03 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by manyboats View Post
I think davits are best if you can afford the extended moorage. A dink on davits would bump my moorage $100 to $150 a month.
I agree. I think I would use the dink more with the davits than I would if it was on the
roof. It won't jack up my mooring cost and I can drop the dink while at the covered slip and row around the marina when bored .

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Old 11-06-2014, 02:15 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by HopCar View Post
Marin, Who built the lobster boat?
The hull is a commercial hull from Maine. I believe he told me it is a Duffy but I could be mistaken. The house and interior were done here in Washington.

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Old 11-06-2014, 02:19 PM   #23
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Its not a Duffy. BHM ( Fly point Marine) built the hull, but I don't think they did the build out.
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Old 11-06-2014, 02:27 PM   #24
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Originally Posted by FF View Post

Most davits are inshore only as a wave filling the dink would probably rip the davits off.
The likelihood of that happening is very slim. There are lots of boats running offshore with tenders on transom mounted davits. And the dink getting pooped is almost unheard of.

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