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Re: Hoisting an inflatable dinghy

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Originally Posted by hellosailor View Post
Mark-

If your dink is on the davits and fills with water (ever stuffed the bow and taken green water clear over the boat?) glued-on lifting points will be sorely stressed.
I have seen what happens. It tears the davits off the stern leaving big holes in the deck and transom.

Bye bye dinghy OB and davits.
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