SailNet Community - View Single Post - Fenders? Really? Yep I have a question about Fenders...
View Single Post
post #22 of Old 03-12-2010
Just another Moderator
Faster's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: New Westminster, BC
Posts: 18,713
Thanks: 141
Thanked 490 Times in 464 Posts
Rep Power: 10
Originally Posted by billangiep View Post
On the subject of fender covers , while covers range in price from about $20-30 bucks ( 8x27) you can make your own for less than $ 10 from a pair of sweets. Buying the Fruit-Of-The-Loom brand (color of choice) with the elastic on the bottom, cut to length sew in a quick hem thread some small stuff and there you have it. I generally get about two years out of a pair.
Hockey socks work well too (and you can get them at Walmart but cheaper at sports consignment stores)


1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"

".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)
Faster is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome