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Re: Fender hangers...too many choices!

I'm curious: though they have been mentioned, nowhere has anyone said anything about *adding* deck fittings to support fenders. Could you add a few cleats, properly located, bedded, back-plated & through-bolted?

Making Cleats

Cleat Specs Drawing

Or even better, perforated toe-rail between lifeline stanchions:

Handrails and grab rails and toe rails.

Crest Aluminum Products Co, Inc

Cleats and toerails are not terribly difficult to make, and could be good projects for winter or foul-weather days. Toerails would also increase the safety of working near the edge of the deck, not to mention dressing up your ship.
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