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post #48 of Old 03-15-2013
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Re: my boat dances on a ball

Originally Posted by billyruffn View Post
When I used two pennants running into port and stbd chocks the boat "sailed" a bit on the mooring (in addition to the pennants getting hung up on the anchor). When I ran both pennants over the bow roller it stopped. Why? I have no idea.
The same happens to me. It will dance even less if you use only one chocks on port or starboard side. It has to do with the boat getting to one side and the other of the wind and the force necessary to brig it back I guess.



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