SailNet Community - View Single Post - roll your own tethers
View Single Post
post #25 of Old 08-18-2008
Allanbc
Senior Member
 
Allanbc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 525
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 9
 
I have been a caver for almost 30 years. I've made my own harnesses and gear and trusted my life to it many, many times. I have no problem with making my own jacklines and tethers. As already pointed out, just use the proper gear for attachments.

"When in command, command." -- Admiral Nimitz

Difference between a power boater and a sailor out on the water: A power boater is going some place special, a sailor is already there.

s/v Zotz 1981 Pearson 365 Ketch Hull #375
Allanbc is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome