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post #261 of Old 06-09-2014
JonEisberg
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Re: Another "Next Generation" anchor enters the market...

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I would like to hear from folks who have been using the Mantus for a while now as per any rusting, bending, wear and tear issues. Looking at all the anchor options, I believe a 65# Mantus will be my next main anchor.
That seems a pretty big anchor for an Alberg 35.
Wow, I'll say... Especially on a design with such long overhangs, and so little tolerance for placing additional weight at the ends of the boat...

Says me, who carries a 45 lb Manson and a 33 lb Bruce on the bow of a 30-footer :-)


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