A smaller nautical boat fender made of rope is a charming option for boat protection that can be a valuable addition to any collection. This fender is in its original, unaltered condition, giving it a natural and weathered appearance. It is handcrafted using traditional knotting techniques like the widely used “Turk’s Head” knot, which creates its cylindrical shape. The rope used is typically made of robust and weather-resistant materials such as nylon or polypropylene, which can withstand the harsh marine environment, including saltwater and UV rays. Although rope fenders may not provide the same level of impact protection as rubber or foam fenders, they offer a vital layer of defense against scratches and scuffs that can occur during docking or in rough waters. Lastly, the compact size and lightweight nature of these fenders make them easy to store and transport, making them an ideal choice for eco-conscious boaters.
Weight: 9 lbs.