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Old 11-27-2011
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What do you call the opening on the bulwark

What do you call the openings in the bulwark at the bow where you pass your bowlines thru?
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Mooring chocks
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Hauser ?
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Hauser ?
Nope. A mooring "HAWSER" is the mooring line or cable itself. DogShip was/is entirely correct.
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Hawse pipe. If it isn't all the way at the bow, it may be a panama.
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I thought the hawse pupe was the opening the anchor chain wemt thru into the anchor locker.
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Panama chock is a closed chock.
most chocks are open.
Hawse Pipe is for fairleading the anchor chain overboard.
If the chock is centered on the bow then it is a "Bull Nose".
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Since there's no pipe, perhaps it is a hawse hole.
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Hint: it is on the ASA 101 exam...
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It is usually called a Panama Chock
Might have another name in the UK.


Sometimes called a Mooring Chock if it is on the bow
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I thought the hawse pupe was the opening the anchor chain wemt thru into the anchor locker.
spillpipe to chain locker..hawsepipe fairleads the chain overboard and is home to the anchor.

next question..what is "warping" a vessel?
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