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post #65 of Old 09-08-2013
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Re: Fender hangers...too many choices!

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Originally Posted by zeehag View Post
lifelines are not for saving lives--they are only for showing you where the edge is---they do not stop your fall nor save you. if they were intended to save your life they would be a lot burlier.
Considering they saved my butt a couple of times over the years, stopped me and kept me from having to use my tether, I do consider them lifelines... Also seen many slam into them racing and each and every time they did what they were supposed to do stop the bow guy or person on deck from going in the drink......

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