Boat Line Chafing Gear
Chafing guards and boat line chafe protection gear are available in a selection of colors, sizes and applications at Defender Marine.
How is chafing gear installed?
Boat line chafe guards are installed in several different ways. Sleeves and stitchable wraps are common line chafe protection and newer designs like boat line wraps are also available. Rope chafe protection is available from Defender Marine in sizes from 3/8 to 1/2 inch.
What materials are used to make rope chafe protection?
At Defender, mooring line protection and line chafe guards are available in leather, nylon, polyester and polyurethane. Guards are also UV resistant and come in a variety of colors including white, black, blue, tan and orange.
And exactly what does chafing gear do?
Boat line protection does just that! Sleeves or wraps surround mooring or dock lines and keep them from wearing as they rub. Defender offers several chafing guards that are soft enough to protect your boat?s finish from line rubs. It?s a win-win!