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Is he anchored too close?

I came in here in the afternoon and picked a spot with a good distance between other anchored boats.
Later a boat came in, and instead of anchoring away from the farthest boat, he took a spot between us.
Is this too close? There is about 150' to him.
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Re: Is he anchored too close?

He is not even close...We just put out fenders as we welcome other cruisers and invite them over for a beer!

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Re: Is he anchored too close?

Ok
Will probably do that then
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Re: Is he anchored too close?

I would be OK with that.
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Re: Is he anchored too close?

Wow, looks beautiful there. Wish I was out rather than stuck in this damn office, harrumph!
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Wow, looks beautiful there. Wish I was out rather than stuck in this damn office, harrumph!
Yeah it is nice.. it's behind a small island called Barsø in Denmark, you might find it on google maps, who knows
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Re: Is he anchored too close?

Have a look at this vid for how to fix the problem. The video is only 17 seconds long.

(Actually you are fine, he is miles away)

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Re: Is he anchored too close?

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Yeah it is nice.. it's behind a small island called Barsø in Denmark, you might find it on google maps, who knows
Ah, found it, yes very nice. Enjoy your time!
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Have a look at this vid for how to fix the problem. The video is only 17 seconds long.

(Actually you are fine, he is miles away)
Yeah I realize that now, I might just be a little "uptight" with this. Anyway, it seems to be a very very quiet night around here, and his anchor gear seems to be superior. Not that I want to get into that...
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Re: Is he anchored too close?

If anyone wants to have a look, here is my trip.
I know the KEEP SAILING thing is in Danish, but you might get a clue anyway

Barsø anker juli 2013
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