Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 
Old 31 December 2018, 12:20   #1
Member
 
Country: Canada
Town: Victoria
Boat name: First Look
Make: Tollycraft 37
Length: 10m +
Engine: twin Cat diesels
Join Date: Jul 2017
Posts: 2
Lifting AB 9.5ALX by the bow locker

Hello. I have an AB 9.5 ALX (X means the model with the bow locker) and I have it hanging horizontally from davits on my Tollycraft 37. The built in bow pickup points are welded eyes on the aft wall of the bow locker.

I would like to shift the dinghy aft on the davits by putting lifting eyes on the top of the bow locker, just forward of the hatch. I would re-enforce the locker top by adding 3/8 inch aluminum plate under the forward half of the bow locker top, leaving at least a 1/4 inch gap between the aluminum plate and anything inflated.

Would this work?

Thanks in advance and Happy New Year!
__________________
First Look is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:38.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
×