Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 01-04-2014, 17:48   #16
Registered User
 
cwyckham's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Vancouver, BC
Boat: Niagara 35
Posts: 1,870
Re: What would these pad eyes be for?

I would have said barber haulers or tweakers, but it's only on one side. Gotta go with eskie or surfboard, I think.
__________________

__________________
cwyckham is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-04-2014, 17:56   #17
Nearly an old salt
 
goboatingnow's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 13,649
Images: 3
Re: What would these pad eyes be for?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ann T. Cate View Post
I have seen people use eskies on deck for extra vegetable storage.

Or could they be fairleads for a roller furler line since removed?

Ann

I learned a new word today

Dave


Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
__________________

__________________
Check out my new blog on smart boat technology, networking and gadgets for the connected sailor! - http://smartboats.tumblr.com
goboatingnow is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-04-2014, 18:03   #18
Senior Cruiser
 
DoubleWhisky's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Home at Warsaw, Poland, boat in Eastern Med
Boat: Ocean Star 56.1 LR
Posts: 1,841
Re: What would these pad eyes be for?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ann T. Cate View Post
Or could they be fairleads for a roller furler line since removed?
Ann
I think it is the best guess
__________________
DoubleWhisky is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2014, 17:44   #19
Registered User
 
Hoofsmit's Avatar

Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: cornwall uk
Posts: 569
Re: What would these pad eyes be for?

Quote:
Originally Posted by ilCigno View Post
Or maybe a convenient place to attach the halyards in the marina or at anchor, preventing the noisy slapping against the mast?

I like this one....... More of my neighbouring yachts should have them
__________________

__________________
Hoofsmit is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Are these issues you would avoid on this boat? bigjer40 General Sailing Forum 74 30-03-2014 12:47
Would this be Good Winch Pad Material?? Extemporaneous Construction, Maintenance & Refit 12 06-04-2008 10:43
Pad eye as a wire fairlead? rebel heart Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 12 12-11-2007 11:51
Non-skid pad? drh1965 Construction, Maintenance & Refit 11 22-10-2007 07:46



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:36.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.