SailNet Community - View Single Post - Getting it Up and Keeping it There
View Single Post
post #6 of Old 08-03-2007 Thread Starter
humble pie rat
CapnHand's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Location, Location
Posts: 867
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 11
Good advice. I see how fixed lifting points would be better than slings, especially when it's windy / rough. There are two sets of oarlocks and the ones near the stern might serve well for that; the painter provides a third lifting point.

When having no choice but to hoist it alone, I was thinking to use the spinnaker / whisker pole as a boom to keep the dinghy off the hull.

I'd like to get some more ideas on chocks. I don't want to bolt to (thru) the deck if I don't have to.

Last edited by CapnHand; 08-03-2007 at 09:21 AM.
CapnHand is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome