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Old 02-12-2011, 05:00 AM   #3
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securing the dinghy

I mounted two small cleats on my stern caprail for that purpose. One of them is next to the boarding steps and we use that as a handhold as well....I never like pulling on a stantion or railing if I don't have to.
I also use these cleats to secure the dinghy gas tank, spare gas can, etc. while underway.
I also tie extra lines from the dinghy to those cleats once the dink is in the davits...sort of an anti-sway line when underway.

-- Edited by jleonard on Saturday 12th of February 2011 07:01:39 AM
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