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Old 05-31-2012
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Re: How short is too short

This depends upon the average height of your tidal changes. You need the lines long enough so the boat is not hanging on the mooring lines when the tide goes out, but short enough so when the tide is high the boat is not rubbing the pilings.

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Gary
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