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Originally Posted by Minnewaska View Post
I am from the school where no one ever gets off the boat until we have at least one spring line holding us against the dock, while applying idle power against it. No exceptions.
How do you rig the spring line so you can grab it quickly on approach? I know that some people hang them off pilings, but some docks (mine, for example) don't have pilings in the appropriate location.
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