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Old 07-04-2013
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Re: What do I do if someone anchors too close?

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Originally Posted by northoceanbeach View Post
3:1 is all you can do here. I have a storm sized anchor and a boat length if chain. It holds like a concrete block

He anchored right next to me. I think he only had 1.5:1.
I don't care what you got, anchor-wise - scope is scope and 3:1 is too short.

Go after the guy for damages, bec ause he was clerarly shorter and tighter than you, but you ARE running too short.
A concrete block drags when pulled by a 3000 lb boat on the tide.
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