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Old 03-18-2015, 09:00 AM   #64
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City: Punta Gorda, fl
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Vessel Model: Nordic Tug 37 2002
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Originally Posted by HopCar View Post
PGI, why rope and not chain between the anchors? Interesting idea, let the anchors choose which one will do the work. Some will point out that the anchors could foul each other if the boat swung around, but I gather that hasn't been an issue for you.

I used line instead of chain for both the weight and so as not to damage the boat. After each anchoring, the delta is raised to its stored location, then you reach over the bow rail and pull in by hand the fortress. Always wire tie the shackle that holds the line or the pin will back out..
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