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Re: Install anchor chain markers

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Originally Posted by pdqaltair View Post
For windlasses that power down, the simplest method of all is to count. If the rate is 8 ft/second and you need 100 feet, about 12 seconds. Very simple, will never get stuck, and will never wear off.
Simple, never thought of that.

How do you get the initial rate though?


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