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Old 07-06-2013
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Re: Handling Anchor/Rode with no Locker

My drum winch, 22 inches by 11 inches, holds 550 feet of half inch nylon. It is what all fishboats use here,the hydralic version. I have been using one since 79, and wouldnt do it any other way. No dead crabs below decks.
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