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post #8 of Old 04-26-2019
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Re: Chain Snubber "tell tale"

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Originally Posted by capta View Post
I've seen those used on dock lines for half a century or so and didn't think them a particularly good idea for that purpose, ...
Why not? Don't you think that another inch or two of elasticity in the dock lines is a good thing, to lower the load on that hardware (cleats and stuff)?
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