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post #4 of Old 03-31-2013
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Re: Anchoring with changing tides and wind

Here's a link to a common technique.

American Boating Association:.Anchoring in Changing Wind and Current

Personally, I am rarely 100% comfortable @ anchor. You can set anchor alarms with a GPS, and check how the boat swings through the tidal shift.

If you are anchored with other vessels, you should as Z says take note of their scope and swing

Good luck..

Last edited by tempest; 03-31-2013 at 09:11 AM.
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