SailNet Community - View Single Post - How short is too short
View Single Post
post #14 of Old 06-03-2012
Senior Member
jackdale's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Calgary, AB, Canada
Posts: 9,298
Thanks: 35
Thanked 76 Times in 71 Posts
Rep Power: 9
Re: How short is too short

Originally Posted by davidpm View Post
I switched to this way.
The mooring lines go directly to the cleats.
The mooring lines seem a little short but otherwise it seems like a good solution.

What do you think.
The distance shot show how it looks in about 10-15 knots.
Maybe it is OK.
Through the chocks is better. The chafe protection is excellent.

EDIT BTW with that setup the mooring lines should be same length.

ISPA Yachtmaster Ocean Instructor Evaluator
Sail Canada Advanced Cruising Instructor
IYT Yachtmaster Coastal Instructor
ASA 201, 203, 204, 205, 206, 214
As I sail, I praise God, and care not. (Luke Foxe)

Last edited by jackdale; 06-03-2012 at 11:32 PM.
jackdale is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome