SailNet Community - View Single Post - Jacklines
Thread: Jacklines
View Single Post
  #44  
Old 08-27-2008
Gashmore Gashmore is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
Gashmore is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by allendick View Post
If over the side, climbing up can be impossible due to height or water movement, so a plan, made in advance, to get around to the stern is advisable. That needs to be considered: if the jack lines are set up to allow a person to go over, they must allow the person to get around to the relative calm astern, and hopefully a boarding ladder or platform.
Which brings up the question of how to get the tether to slide past the stantion tops.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook