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post #34 of Old 06-29-2012
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Re: Another "Next Generation" anchor enters the market...

Originally Posted by Ferretchaser View Post
I use a 30 Kg bruce with 70 mtr. of 10mm chain and my 35" Bonito does not drag wherever I drop the hook. Works for me and I am not about to experiment with a anchor that look like it came out of a mecano set.

I think you just nailed the primary reason people are not jumping up and down on this one. It may test well on holding on different surfaces, but needing another piece of hardware that needs constant vigilance and maintenance to ensure all the bolts are tight would scare me away from this being a primary anchor.

It might be OK as a backup, but it better be priced accordingly.

Why are people happy to accept science which makes their life easier while rejecting science that makes their faith or beliefs more difficult?

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