Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on Cruisers Forums. Advertise Here
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 03-10-2016, 17:21   #1
Registered User

Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: French Polynesia
Boat: Allied 39
Posts: 793
Looking to Purchase Dinghy Chaps for AB 10UL

Will be traveling back to the USA for a month in Nov and wanted to buy one of the standard dinghy chaps that AB supplies. It is for a AB Aluminum ultra light 10'

Can anyone suggest a vendor that might carry these chaps?

Thanks

Chuck
Jacaranda
French Polynesia



jacaranda-journey
__________________

__________________
www.jacarandajourney.com
chouliha is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-10-2016, 17:34   #2
Registered User

Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Out of Norfolk Va
Boat: Tartan 37
Posts: 674
Re: Looking to Purchase Dinghy Chaps for AB 10UL

Caribbean's Leading Chandlery - Budget Marine

Most I've seen are custom made.
__________________

puffcard is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-10-2016, 20:27   #3
Registered User

Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: French Polynesia
Boat: Allied 39
Posts: 793
Re: Looking to Purchase Dinghy Chaps for AB 10UL

Quote:
Originally Posted by puffcard View Post
Caribbean's Leading Chandlery - Budget Marine



Most I've seen are custom made.

Yes I agree. But we have seen AB chaps on boats coming thru the canal. A shop I contacted in California said they use to carry them



www.jacarandajourney.com
__________________
www.jacarandajourney.com
chouliha is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-10-2016, 10:40   #4
Marine Service Provider

Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: UK and Central America
Boat: Tucker CA41 Steel 40 foot Ketch
Posts: 400
Re: Looking to Purchase Dinghy Chaps for AB 10UL

I have only seen 1 set of AB made chaps and in my opinion, they did not cover enough of the bow, they stopped at the rub rail.

We have an AB and we have had damage done to it by being alongside docks below the rubber rub rail. Most chaps extend below the rail. Our chaps get quite scuffed around the bow area from daily use

In Rio Dulce, Guatemala it cost about US$270 to have a set of chaps made and takes 3 days
Triumphant is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
dinghy, purchase

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
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
Dinghy Chaps Acting as Water Scoops Ortolan General Sailing Forum 0 16-07-2011 13:00
Dinghy "Chaps" Meridian General Sailing Forum 13 21-04-2011 14:31
Dinghy Chaps? Draw String Material? JohnnyB Auxiliary Equipment & Dinghy 8 11-02-2009 19:23
Dinghy Chaps Question sailPDQ36 Auxiliary Equipment & Dinghy 11 21-12-2008 12:00

Advertise Here


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:16.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.