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Originally Posted by QuickMick View Post
unexpected depth change, grounding immenient due to unmarked/mismarked/shifted shallows? engine fails--while dropping sail stern anchor used as emergency brake?

I have been keeping a stern anchor in the cockpit for a few months just seems like a good idea...running up the catwalk to drop the main anchor can be treacherous and time-consuming in a dicey situation...
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