re: Patch dinghy while inflated?
OK finally talked to the “Dinghy Doctor” in San Diego (we are in the La Cruz anchorage in Mexico right now) and they said to just glue the “D” ring on. That was all I wanted to do was add a “D” ring to the Achilles 10’2” dinghy. I guess I did not convey that well. Any way they, the Dinghy Doctor said that is how they do it is while the dinghy is inflated they add the “D” ring. The “D” ring is on a round piece of rubber that gets glued onto the dinghy.