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Originally Posted by jamesnewsome View Post
I hope this is helpful.
Very helpful, thank you. I would not have dreamed of considering a synthetic line for the keel cable, I thought stainless was "de rigueur" for that purpose.

I have found that the chain I originally used for mooring my floating docks in a fresh water lake were eaten up in a few years, but after switching to nylon or poly (forget which) lines they have lasted a decade.

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