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what is the best boat fender for rafting and floating docks??

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Old 06-02-2011, 02:51 PM
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I use the taylormade big B. 8"x20". Have 4. West marine has a sale on them right now
Jamestown Distributors has them cheaper
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Old 06-02-2011, 03:00 PM
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I HATE flat fenders.
so do the girlies!!!!!!!
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Old 06-02-2011, 06:29 PM
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I use tuff end buoys by taylor made,,18'' white in color..They roll with the waves and keep the boats far apart..

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The polyform is a softer rubbery type material,The others are alitter harder,now if you have gelcoat it really want matter.But if ya got a custom paint job"clearcoated" it will scratch/Chafe it if there is motion/waves .

Also the the cheaper,west marine/taylormade type cloth covers are coarser.

Also you have to maintain all covers and fenders,like if against a pier if it gets wood/concrete in the cover,etc.

dried up salt water on both will scratch the paint also.
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it depends on the material of cover. If it is polyester, it will not hold any dust and particular or dried up salt water. So it will not scratch the paint of hull. I recommend stretch polyester fabric
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