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I'd imagine that chain would damage and wear through starboard, in rather short time if you use the anchor a lot.
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I used a piece of Starboard - easier to cup and shape and nowhere near as hot underfoot.

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I'd imagine that chain would damage and wear through starboard, in rather short time if you use the anchor a lot.
Not really... not unless there is a load on the chain and the angle isn't too severe. There was a section of teak my chain was rubbing against which took the better part of 3 years before I had to do something about it.
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