Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Victoria B.C. Canada
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I think the all chain question is easy on a larger boat with a windlass. On a smaller boat - 27' in my case and a bit lighter than the original poster's boat - a combination chain/nylon rode is best where the weight is put into the anchor for best setting and ultimate holding power.
Living aboard in Victoria Harbour