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post #7 of Old 10-10-2012
SJ34
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Re: Boat Bondage!

I cinch her down tight in the direction of the surge (for and aft in my case) to prevent movement, we get a lot of tidal surge which stretches and cuts lines very quickly if left unchecked. I also use heavy chafe guards at all the turning points.

We survived the Japan tsunami surge using this method. In fact, it just occurred to me I haven't had to replace lines since before the tsunami.
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