Sails, Rigging & Deck GearSubscriber Only Webbing Uses For Sailors Climbers webbing-its not just for tethers and jacklines anymore. Darrel Nicholson Published: October 22, 2019 Updated: December 26, 2019 0 Facebook Twitter Email Print When a sailor needs to connect point A to point B, he reaches for rope. We make an exception for jacklines because rope rolls under foot and webbing doesnt. To continue reading this article you must be a paid subscriber Subscribe Subscribe to Practical Sailor Get the next year of Practical Sailor for just $34. And access all of our online content - over 4,000 articles - free of charge. Subscribe today and save 42%. It's like getting 5 months FREE! Already Subscribed?Click Here to Sign In | Forgot your password?