• Alistair Osborn replied to the topic Fenders! in the forum Cruising 1 month ago

    Thanks very much folks, some really useful ideas. I had considered the roller concept before but was unsure about the force 4 ones – what are they like? I’ve seen some great reviews of some made in the US (https://smallboatsmonthly.com/article/3169/).

    The fender off the shroud is also something I hadn’t thought of or the idea of ret…[Read more]

  • Alistair Osborn started the topic Fenders! in the forum Cruising 1 month, 1 week ago

    Hi all, I’m new to wayfarer cruising, having recently moved to Falmouth and acquired a boat. One of the things I’m struggling with is a decent fender arrangement though – I find the gunwales are just the right height to get chipped against the various pontoons we’ve tied up too. Has anyone got anything that works for them?


    Many thanks in advan…[Read more]