Originally Posted by Wadeinthewater
Plastic sleeves are too short for me. I row all up and down the 18 inch rope wraps I use. The original wraps I did 26 years ago on my cataracts are still going strong and show no sign of failing after many thousands of miles.
Help me understand better, as I am new at rafting.
I have plastic sleeves and plastic oar rights. we set the oars up so that I have a nice range of motion and grip. I keep the oar right up against the oar lock when rowing.
Should it be set up with slack in the oar rights for any reason?