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post #10 of Old 10-26-2011
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Originally Posted by MedSailor View Post
Were the Bruce anchors in your observations genuine Bruce anchors or did you include clones?

I would also be curious about danforth, fortress, and clones of these. Are they just not found in the med?

I have not seen a great many Danforth anchors used in the Med as primary anchor. The Brittany a sort of stockless danforth is popular with french sailors and seems to rotate and reset better than the danforth to a change in wind direction, but I would still not rate it as a great choice in the hard sand often found here.

Fortress is a verycommon secondary anchor.
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