Sails, Rigging & Deck Gear

The Goyer chafe guard comes in three different grades. Goyer’s thinner profile fits well in smaller chocks commonly found on small boats.

New Goyer Guard vs. Firehose

Strong, single-layer chafe gear holds up in bench testing and onboard.

One of the quickest ways to lose your floating investment is to chafe through a dock line or mooring pendant, sending your boat smashing into the neighboring slip or a rock jetty. It has been a while since we tested chafe gear (see PS October 2012), so when a new product came across our radar, we jumped on the chance to test it.

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