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post #51 of Old 06-29-2013
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Re: Anchor Setting Woes

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Originally Posted by Minnewaska View Post
Gotta say. I'm not a fan of the bolts for a permanent anchor. Crevice corrosion, or at the least corrosion in the bolts that needs to be inspected regularly.
I thought crevice corrosion was something that happened to stainless steel in an anerobic environment, not galvenized steel.

Good thing there are no bolts in your current setup to worry about.... you DID get that chain/anchor splice made up without having to use a shackle right?

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