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post #225 of Old 12-30-2013
JonEisberg
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Re: Another "Next Generation" anchor enters the market...

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Originally Posted by zeehag View Post
funny how real time testing, ie, in an actual anchorage under windy and choppy and currents flowing conditions yields different results than most of the alleged anchor tests in contained situations.
why not just go out and use the anchor to see if it works..
i will again offer to accept all unwanted bruce anchors. i want 3 more. 25kg and up in weight, as appropriate for my boat.
I think that's probably what most folks pretty much wind up doing, in the end...

Steve Dashew, for instance... He's someone who knows a fair bit about anchoring. For a long time, he was a staunch and vigorous advocate of his belief that your Bruce was the world's finest all-around anchor...

Until, he tried a 'New Generation' Rocna, that is... And, he's never looked back, since... :-)



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