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Re: Tying stern-to to shore

Originally Posted by erps View Post
I had a poly line part during a night of heavy gusts in Laura Cove one night. I switched over to sampson line that all our commercial guys use for crab pots and longlines. It's pretty tuff, not so susceptible to UV damage and it's reasonably priced.
Now I'd be interested in that to be sure, especially if it was lightweight and floats. Hauling all the weight of the nylon line ashore was a pain.

What KIND of rope was it.Sampson's commercial fishing catalogis pretty diverse.


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