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post #27 of Old 06-27-2013
GeorgeB
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Re: Anchor Setting Woes

Mark, what is the size of your boat again? And what is the size of your chain and is it standard or proof coil? I will be cruising Mexico and am re-thinking my ground tackle. I currently have a 35# Delta Fastset, 40’ of 3/8 proof coil chain and 250’ of 5/8 rode (nylon 3 strand). I also have a kellet. My boat is 34’ and fully laden for cruising will be about 16,000#.

George B
2000 Catalina 34 MkII
Alameda, Ca.
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