Sails, Rigging & Deck Gear

Anchor chain that is sold in the U.S. must be stamped with a mark of quality and country of origin. The markings are usually unique to the manufacturer. This chain is a Peerless G70 and is marked with its working load.

Pencil-Thin Anchor Rode

Testers go to great lengths to test high-tensile G80 chain.

Would you trust a pencil-thin, anchor chain that touts greater strength than the locker-full of high-quality, 3/8-inch, galvanized short-link chain that you’ve counted on for years? Would you even want a lighter chain? After all, the chain’s heft creates catenary, that all-essential dip in the anchor rode that improves your anchor’s holding ability.

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