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Old 09-15-2019, 10:35 AM   #11
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City: San Diego
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Vessel Name: "Sandpiper"
Vessel Model: 2006 42' Ocean Alexander Sedan
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Originally Posted by koliver View Post
I tie my dinghy painter to my midship cleat, so that the back 3 ft of the dinghy rest against the side of the swim grid........... Mine is an inflatable, so no fendering is required. .
Although I have an inflatable, I tie it to cleats mounted on the swim platform. I also use Jet Ski fenders to protect the inflatable's tubes & they conform extremely well to the rounded tubes. They're very low profile, tough as nails & I never remove them.
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