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Old 02-24-2012
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FWIW, I have never heard anyone complain about a Bruce anchor, for any reason.

When I checked their website (when they still sold small anchors) I was stunned by the small sizing recommendations. For my 22k Lbs boat they listed 10Kg for a working anchor and 20Kg for a storm anchor. These seemed to be about 1/2 of what the "conventional wisdom" would specify.

I can't see any reason why a manufacturer would even get close to under-specifying an anchor weight- if anything, they'd go high - more profit and less risk to their rep.
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