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Old 05-01-2016, 01:54 PM   #41
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Buy the right swivel and it is stronger than the chain and rig it right and it not subject to any side loading.

They don't have to be a weak point at all and do make it easier on some vessel pulpits to retrieve a large anchor.
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Old 07-28-2016, 03:16 PM   #42
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Reckon i'll be getting rid of this swivel and s/s shackles and putting on a single decent tested one.
New anchor needs the extra couple of hundred mm.
Rollers are grooved, so hoping that helps.
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Old 07-28-2016, 07:41 PM   #43
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Can anyone tell me where I can locate a vendor for a so-called "righting swivel"? It looks like this:
Think maybe that "righting" shape could be designed right into the shank ?
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