A Dinghy referring to a small craft being towed or carried by a larger boat is what this guide is referring to. Sometimes called a yacht tender this analysis is of the current new boats offered on the market and available at DirectBoats.com
A good Dinghy or Yacht Tender is determined by it's condition it is going to get used in. Davits are used to support dinghy's. These points must be strong enough to hold the weight of the boat, not the weight of the boat plus people in the boat.