Originally Posted by walruz
I've fished from mine (several times a week if weather allows) for the last 4 years and have never come close to sticking a hook into my tubes, but there can be a tendency to snag the ropes.
I'll get a piccy of my home made holders on the back of my seat for you sometime.
Fish from mine a lot as well and never worried about a hook in the tube.
apart from commercial fendering the only no no is knives with a point on them.
apart from that no bother.