Jump to content

Tie down for boat on davits


Recommended Posts

No...that was the other part -the pudding spar. The outline is of the attachment to the straps that criss-cross the boat. Its the low resolution that make this hard to see. I think the white part on the end is a 2 purchase block. How was the rest of it is made is the question. Is it just a thick rope with an eye in the end?

Link to comment
Share on other sites

TS,

Hard to say, but to my (poor) eyes, it looks to be a single block tied to the davit, with the line running to the double block and back to the single, before running back outboard and finally being tied off to the davit, with lots of running line left to belay out and loosen the strap.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    • No registered users viewing this page.
×
×
  • Create New...