Quickly and easily secure lines to boat and dock cleats. There are many different styles to choose from, most boaters will be familiar with the two-horned boat and deck cleat. Using 3 cleats at a minimum placed at regular intervals on starboard and port sides of your boat. Consider upgrading standard cleats with safety cleats, recommended if there is gunwale access to your port and starboard sides. Cleat assemblies include fasteners, feet, legs, body. They can fail at any of these stress points.