Originally Posted by Cotemar
Slithering into the dingy is all good until it’s not.
Yes. Flippers do help, but you need upper body strength. Some dingy’s have larger tubes which make getting aboard even with flippers impossible.
Your 1st mate still has to get in the dingy and you can help her, but in the end isn’t it just easier to add a $100 dingy ladder to your $3000 dingy and get aboard just like you would get on the mother ship.
Yes, it's not for everybody, but a perfect solution for most.
Good set of Fins will do the trick with some practise.
fins are the terminology used by divers
Flipper (1963 film), a film about a bottlenose dolphin named Flipper, starring Chuck Connors and Luke Halpin
Flipper's New Adventure, a 1964 sequel film starring Luke Halpin and Pamela Franklin
Flipper (1964 TV series), an adaptation of the 1963 film which originally ran from 1964 to 1967
Flipper (1995 TV series), a revival of the 1964 series which ran from 1995 to 2000
Flipper (1996 film), a remake of the 1963 film starring Paul Hogan and Elijah Wood
Flipper and Lopaka, a 1999 Australian animated television series, with additional stories made in 2005
Flipper, a fictional dolphin in various films including the 1996 film Flipper starring Paul Hogan and Elijah Wood
Games and sports
Flipper, the name of the ATi-produced Graphics Processing Unit chip used in the Nintendo GameCube videogame console
flipper (cricket), a type of delivery
bowled by a wrist spin bowler
flipper (pinball), a part of a pinball machine used to strike the ball
another term for a scuba
Die Flippers, a German Schlager group
Flipper (band), a punk band from San Francisco
Henry Ossian Flipper (1856–1940), the first African-American cadet to graduate from West Point
Flipper Anderson, former National Football League wide receiver
nickname of American mobster Carmen Milano
nickname of Brazilian water polo player Leandro Ruiz Machado
Flipper (mascot), Miami Dolphins
mascot from 1966 to 1968
flipper (anatomy), a limb on some animals
flipper (robot combat), a device used to flip over opposing robots
Operation Flipper, a British World War II commando raid with the goal of assassinating Erwin Rommel
a slang term for a temporary removable partial denture
a speculator who engages in flipping (buying and selling quickly)
another word for a television remote