Taylor Made 8' Fixed-Base Mooring Whip. Positions your boat a safe distance from the dock.Protect your boat and dock while mooring or in areas where severe weather, high wakes, winds and tides are common. These whips, crafted from heavy-duty, solid fiberglass, keep your boat away from the dock by applying continuously variable pressure. Spring lines keep the boat from moving too far out of position. Each whip rod incorporates a low friction tip and whip cleat to enable easy retrieval for boarding. Sold in pairs.Fixed-Base Models: Fixed angle base with a 60angle for use with runabouts, center console ski and bass boats. Designed for fresh or saltwater use, low wake areas and non-tidal regions.Premium Models: Rocker arm base pulls the whip up and out of the way when not in use. For saltwater use in areas with large tidal range, with sailboats, large yachts, fishing boats with towers and pontoon boats.Key FeaturesMooring Whips provide reliable protection against costly dockside and seawall damageMade of high quality solid fiberglass poles, aluminum-magnesium base units, roller tips and mooring whip linesEach set includes with all of the hardware necessary for installationWhips can be easily removed for storageIdeal for any side-tie or other docking situation involving wake or surge action which would otherwise push your boat against the dockPoles are constructed from high quality tapered fiberglass that provides increased strength and reflex action as the boat nears the dock Mooring Whip Selection ChartPole LengthBase TypePole DiameterBoat LengthMax. Boat WeightTAYLR#Model8'Fixed Angle Base0.813"Up to 20'2,500lb.MW.080198121612'Fixed Angle Base0.813"18' to 23'5,000lb.MW.120198131514'Fixed Angle Base0.813"24' to 28'10,000lb.MW.140198140614'Rocker Arm Base1"Up to 33'20,000lb.PMW.1400198142216'Rocker Arm
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