SailNet Community - View Single Post - Chain Snubber "tell tale"
View Single Post
post #8 of Old 04-26-2019
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Baltimore
Posts: 1,702
Thanks: 130
Thanked 43 Times in 36 Posts
Rep Power: 9
Re: Chain Snubber "tell tale"

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)?
MastUndSchotbruch is online now  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome