Just tested our two new FX-125 anchors - video - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Chat  
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > General Interest > General Discussion (sailing related)
 Not a Member? 


Like Tree3Likes
  • 1 Post By Bene505
  • 1 Post By PBzeer
  • 1 Post By jrd22
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 02-25-2012
Bene505's Avatar
Glad I found Sailnet
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 3,765
Thanks: 8
Thanked 47 Times in 46 Posts
Rep Power: 8
Bene505 will become famous soon enough Bene505 will become famous soon enough
Just tested our two new FX-125 anchors - video

Well, we just got our 2 new FX-125 anchors. I'm planning to use these as part of a 3-anchor mooring system.

Inspired by an Anything-Sailing.com member's quick display of their forum burgee, we immediately did a little pull test to see what they would do.
FX-125 Anchor Test
You can also search for "Fortress FX-125 Anchor Test" in Youtube.

Regards,
Brad
chamonix likes this.
__________________
.
.
Great minds discuss ideas;
Average minds discuss events;
Small minds discuss people.
.
The best minds discuss sailing. I don't know why. It's a mystery!
.

Last edited by Bene505; 02-25-2012 at 07:55 PM.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 02-25-2012
MedSailor's Avatar
Closet Powerboater
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Anacortes PNW
Posts: 3,158
Thanks: 174
Thanked 92 Times in 82 Posts
Rep Power: 7
MedSailor is on a distinguished road
NICE!

Now where's that "unlike" button....

MedSailor
__________________
I have a sauna on my boat, therefore I win.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #3  
Old 02-25-2012
PBzeer's Avatar
Wandering Aimlessly
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Cruising
Posts: 20,695
Thanks: 0
Thanked 90 Times in 87 Posts
Rep Power: 15
PBzeer has a spectacular aura about PBzeer has a spectacular aura about PBzeer has a spectacular aura about
You did take the cats in for counseling after scaring them half to death, right?
Bene505 likes this.
__________________
John
Ontario 32 - Aria

Free, is the heart, that lives not, in fear.
Full, is the spirit, that thinks not, of falling.
True, is the soul, that hesitates not, to give.
Alive, is the one, that believes, in love.
JCP


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
- Website & Blog

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #4  
Old 02-25-2012
jrd22's Avatar
Courtney the Dancer
 
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: San Juan Islands., WA, USA
Posts: 3,858
Thanks: 4
Thanked 20 Times in 19 Posts
Rep Power: 15
jrd22 will become famous soon enough
Looks like about a 10' drag before they set. Would you call that a "hard gravel" bottom?
:-))
Bene505 likes this.
__________________
John
SV Laurie Anne

1988 Brewer 40 Pilothouse

Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sailing Drones Tested to Clean Up Oil Spills in Swarms NewsReader News Feeds 0 10-31-2011 05:40 PM
Sailing drones tested to clean up oil spills NewsReader News Feeds 0 10-21-2011 03:00 AM
Why have diesel oil tested? coreywoodworking Gear & Maintenance 8 12-13-2010 07:25 PM
BBQ implements - or - How I tested stainless steel at the hardware store Bene505 Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 5 03-01-2010 03:22 PM
Made a new Video, Video 4 Cunningham Giulietta General Discussion (sailing related) 21 11-27-2007 11:44 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:15 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.