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Old 13-04-2010, 08:56   #1
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Can I Move the Forward Lifting Eye on My Dinghy?

We have a Caribe C-10. The forward lifting eye is on the aft wall of the forward locker. Can I move it to the forward end of the locker instead?

With our current setup, the dinghy is not centered in the davits --the bow sticks out to port about two feet more than the stern to starboard.
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Old 13-04-2010, 10:23   #2
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Put a substantial backing plate in, and you should be fine.
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