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    Safety rope float

    My pool kit came with a safety rope and line float, but I don't see how it can be attached. It doesn't have the anchor hooks for it to clip on. Plus if I purchase those, where are they supposed to go? Pictures would help....Thanks!
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    Re: Safety rope float

    The safety rope usually goes across the pool a few feet before the shallow end breaks toward the deep end. They make anchors that secure to the walls to hold the rope.
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    Re: Safety rope float

    I really don't want to put holes in the vinyl. I wonder if it could be secured to the coping or cement decking?
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    Re: Safety rope float

    We have wire loops to connect the float rope. The other end of the loops are embedded in the mortar that holds the coping in place.
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    Re: Safety rope float

    Jason, could you please get a picture of it? I would really appreciate it.
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    Re: Safety rope float

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    Re: Safety rope float

    Thanks!
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