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Help with Raka anchor setup?!?!

 Hello,  I would love some ideas on where you would put the manual windlass in this photo. And a design that would be low impact to the m…

Started by Alex parrish

2 May 28, 2022
Reply by Alex parrish

Fitting an electric anchor winch

We currently have a manual Lofrans Royale and given our advancing years are thinking of upgrading to an electric winch; however, as we have…

Started by Robert Sheridan

5 Nov 24, 2020
Reply by maxim jurgens

Monson Supreme anchor report

     We have FINALLY found an anchor we trust completely for our Tiki 46.  We decided to go for an anchor that would hold whatever the situ…

Started by Ann and Neville Clement

17 Jan 9, 2020
Reply by Éric Bouvéron

Where can I buy a good manual windlass for 30 foot boat?

Years a go there were lots of models of manual windlasses, but these days folks get the electric windlasses, so it is harder to find manual…

Started by Ann and Neville Clement

7 Apr 17, 2019
Reply by Axel

Fore and Aft Anchor

My tiki 30' is anchored in a tidal creek and I have two anchors out for and aft on bridles to keep her in position. I would like to keep th…

Started by Andrew Cassingham

2 Nov 4, 2018
Reply by dave tomlinson

Beam protection from anchor.

Hi all,I have noticed my front beam is taking a hammering regardless of the fact that i have a roller centrally placed. I would like to add…

Started by paul anderson

3 Jan 18, 2017
Reply by Ann and Neville Clement

sea anchor attachment on T 38

Thinking about how to attach my parachute bridle on my T 38. Do you think the horns on the stempost are grunty enough?? A friend has made a…

Started by Brett Parker

6 Nov 2, 2016
Reply by Brett Parker

Anchor tests

A good youtube video about anchor tests. Hope you all find it as interesting as i did. Marty https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l59f-OjWoq0

Started by Marty Peters

1 Aug 15, 2016
Reply by Brett Parker

Ready Use Drogue

For interest I have a drogue permanently set up for deployment over the stern. It was fitted after I realised just how quickly the boat cou…

Started by Jerry S

3 Jan 21, 2016
Reply by Robert Hughes

Cleats attachment for the anchoring bridle.

Bonjour, As I understood by reading the forum, you need two points to attach a briddle when anchoring a catamarran. I have a question about…

Started by Éric Bouvéron

7 Oct 23, 2015
Reply by Blanc Jean-Paul


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