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Nahhh you just move sideways, at anything from 60 to 45 deg...not perfect but its so slow you can master the anchor ok...neglect it...

In fact, as I mentioned, ondce the anchor bites, and is positively fixed, you will feel the bow turn into the wind, a confirmation it is not dragging...that´s when you release the sails and furl/douse..yes?
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Swadiver..I do really like your signature...a rare thing thses days of excessive cliché signatures...may I use it sometime?







Soule..you´re welcome...the knockroach method requires some skills....the other one doesn´t...
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No problem using my sig. My first sailing instructor used that quote in a class. Consider it a small payment for your most excellent teaching videos.

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