Thread: Towing a dinghy
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Old 03-19-2013, 11:11 AM   #23
Phil Fill
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Originally Posted by Wadosan View Post
So when you tow a dingy, how do you tie it off? Specifically, on the trawler end, do you secure from each corner so the line forms a "Y" down to a single line to the dingy? I've heard the term "bridle" the "Y" the bridle? Hope my question isn't too stupid.

I use the Y anchor bridle, since we do not anchor may as well use it for something. We several time pulled the 19 ft run about and with the bridle track behind the boat.

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