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post #10 of Old 05-10-2003
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Marking Chain

My routine is a bit different....I paint my chain every 5 fathoms with "neon" orange enamel from a spray can. I simply mark off 15 feet on the dock and then double back on the that I have 30 foot segments all at one end of the dock. I put the "ends" all in a cardboard box and muss no fuss...I find 30 foot "segments" meet most of my needs as I can guesstimate anything in between. Best...GB
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