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Re: The Perils of Rafting On
I do raft at anchor:
When conditions are calm
Spreaders are staggered
Boat with largest anchor sets
Only one anchor to prevent fouling.
Lots of fenders mounted at rub rail / toe rail.
Breast lines and springs lines secured and can be released from either vessel
There are times we have to raft at docks as well.
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