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Re: Floating Dock protection

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Originally Posted by RocketScience View Post
A used small compact car, or motorcycle tire cut in half? Zip-tied to the piling cage....?
Having once had to lay against black (discarded) tire "fenders" on a commercial pier, I can attest that the (skid) marks they can/will leave on your hull can take hours/days to remove unless the tires are covered with some type of fabric or fleece.

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