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Search: Posts Made By: goodone1
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-27-2012
Replies: 69
Views: 33,894
Posted By goodone1
Re: Installed a helix mooring anchor last weekend...

Greetings Harry
Re: The helix anchor rig
The marina pool depth varies by 1 ft (plus or minus) depending on the prevailing wind and the river flow; which is regulated by a system of weirs and dams...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-21-2012
Replies: 69
Views: 33,894
Posted By goodone1
Re: Installed a helix mooring anchor last weekend...

Harry
With the help of three friends, I installed my jerry- built helix anchor using YARDPRO's 'PVC pipe' method over the weekend. We moored sternfast two metres off the wharf and secured port and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 11-06-2012
Replies: 69
Views: 33,894
Posted By goodone1
Re: Installed a helix mooring anchor last weekend...

G'day Harry
I enquired about the Wombat system last year but eventually gave up because I couldn't get any specific info about the holding power from the manufaturers/developers. My impression was...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-23-2012
Replies: 69
Views: 33,894
Posted By goodone1
Re: Installed a helix mooring anchor last weekend...

Aarrrrgh Scurvy Dog!
Thanks heaps
Wilco
Sean
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-22-2012
Replies: 69
Views: 33,894
Posted By goodone1
Re: Installed a helix mooring anchor last weekend...

HelloSailor. I've spoken to engineer(s) about making a helix anchor. Their response is "Yes it can be very easily done" but thats as far as they go. I'm definitely not a 'difficult' customer and...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-22-2012
Replies: 69
Views: 33,894
Posted By goodone1
Re: Installed a helix mooring anchor last weekend...

HelloSailor
Thank you. I'll follow that lead. I'm also exploring the option of having them fabricated. I don't have a strong math background so I feel like the blind leading the blind.
Sean
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 08-22-2012
Replies: 69
Views: 33,894
Posted By goodone1
Re: Installed a helix mooring anchor last weekend...

Hi there,
Helix anchors are virtually unknown in Australia and impossible to buy. I've been searching and emailing for nearly a year now. Does anybody know of a company that will ship to Australia?...
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