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Old 06-02-2010, 04:23   #16
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Chain to Rode

There are probably a lot of opinions on this one.
How do you "connect" your rode and chain? Use a thimble with and eye spice to avoid chafe? Or whip the rode directly to the last links of the chain? If the latter, which is the best splice to use? I've seen at least three.

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