Cleat

Tiny cleat with a broken arm
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Tiny cleat with a broken arm


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  Berkeley Marina internal link Berkeley, California   •  (Photo posted Sunday 8 June 2008)   •  (Photo taken sometime in 2007)   •  © 2008 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #Cleat20070000_01
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Large rusty, Chinese-made cleat with new bolts
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Large rusty, Chinese-made cleat with new bolts


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  The Embarcadero, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Sunday 8 June 2008)   •  (Photo taken sometime in 2007)   •  © 2008 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #Cleat20070000_02
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Former ship's cleat used as decoration
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Former ship's cleat used as decoration


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  Sausalito, California   •  (Photo posted Sunday 8 June 2008)   •  (Photo taken 13:25:24 Sunday 12 January 2008)   •  © 2008 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #Sausalito_9266B
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Stout ship cleats actually holding a ship's lines
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Stout ship cleats actually holding a ship's lines


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  Fisherman's Wharf internal link San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Sunday 8 June 2008)   •  (Photo taken 14:33:54 Sunday 27 April 2008)   •  © 2008 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #FishermansWharf_2277B
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Chain and line were both held by this cleat
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Chain and line were both held by this cleat


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  The Embarcadero, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Sunday 8 June 2008)   •  (Photo taken 14:36:04 Sunday 27 April 2008)   •  © 2008 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #FishermansWharf_2279B
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The cleat was clean and white as if never used
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The cleat was clean and white as if never used


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  Hornblower Bay Cruise, San Francisco Bay   •  (Photo posted Sunday 8 June 2008)   •  (Photo taken 11:24:16 Sunday 18 May 2008)   •  © 2008 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #Hornblower_2679B
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Two massively over used cleats
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Two massively over used cleats


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  Hornblower Bay Cruise, San Francisco Bay   •  (Photo posted Sunday 8 June 2008)   •  (Photo taken 11:28:14 Sunday 18 May 2008)   •  © 2008 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #Hornblower_2795B
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Although rusted, the great cleat was strong as ever
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Although rusted, the great cleat was strong as ever


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  Off of Mission Bay, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Sunday 8 June 2008)   •  (Photo taken 10:01:59 Saturday 24 May 2008)   •  © 2008 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #DockMissionBaySF_3073B
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A rusted old cleat cut off from work by a fence
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A rusted old cleat cut off from work by a fence


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  Treasure Island internal link San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Sunday 22 February 2010)   •  (Photo taken 11:28:14 Saturday 21 June 2008)   •  © 2010 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #TreasureIsland_0322BCX
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This cleat was held down with eight bolts
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This cleat was held down with eight bolts


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  Treasure Island internal link San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Sunday 22 February 2010)   •  (Photo taken 13:21:46 Saturday 21 June 2008)   •  © 2010 Terry Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #TreasureIsland_0016TNT
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Handsome old cleat now imbeded in asphalt
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Handsome old cleat now imbeded in asphalt


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  The Embarcadero, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Sunday 22 February 2010)   •  (Photo taken 20:03:56 Friday 10 July 2009)   •  © 2010 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #EmbarcaderoSF_6771BCX
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Middle Harbor Park 2010
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The cleat at the edge of the walkway in Middle Harbor Park was purely decorative. Beyond it stood the cranes of the Port Of Oakland external link.


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  Middle Harbor Shoreline Park Oakland internal link   •  Operated by: East bay Regional Park District   •  7th St. at Middle Harbor Road, Oakland, California   •  (Photo posted Saturday 15 January 2011)   •  (Photo taken 15:29:42 Sunday 14 March 2010)   •  © 2011 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #BCX_3446
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Anacapa Island Tour 2010
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The Vangard was a fine tour boat. Just before release, it was tied to shore with a line looped around a cleat. The thinner line held a fender in place while still tied to the dock.


Cleat: A Thing Nautical   •  Anacapa Island Tour   •  From Channel Islands Harbor, Oxnard, California   •  (Photo posted Saturday 15 January 2011)   •  (Photo taken 09:29:07 Friday 8 October 2010)   •  © 2011 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #BCX_8164
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