Originally Posted by Gumbalaya
Thoughts about the Grabner and the davit issue?
Seems long and skinny.
We carry ours on the stern, and I wouldn't like anything wider than our transom. In fact, about a foot less wide is better, given pivoting during maneuvers around docks and so forth.
Natural rubber? No experience with that. We've had PVC, and it was OK, better when better protected from sunlight. We have Hypalon now, better, even though more expensive.
Inflatables don't usually row well.