We know what you’re thinking “how can a dog bone be used on a sailboat? We’re not playing fetch!”.
Well, the type of dog bone we’re talking about here is not something you would want to feed to your favorite four-legged friend. (After copious amounts of demon Rum, one may consider other applications for said bones, but we would not recommend them. -ed.)
No, the type of dog bone we are talking about is a small, lightweight, ‘dog bone’ shaped piece of aluminium. And they are becoming increasingly more popular on modern sailboats. So, in this article we will explain a few useful ways to use a dog bone that will soon have you fetching one from your tool bag! Read on!