Anchoring 2: Specialty Anchors/Real World Anchoring


How do you know you have the right anchors? Weather and bottom conditions are never the same. And the way you anchor can change from voyage to voyage, day to day, minute to minute.

For twenty years, Practical Sailor has been observing and testing anchors in all kinds of conditions. And now, you can find the tests, evaluations, and recommendations of the specialty anchors you should be considering in Practical Sailors ebook, Specialty Anchors/Real World Anchoring. It’s the second ebook in a series covering all you need to know about anchors and anchoring.

From sand and mud to rocks and coral, Practical Sailor‘s tests give you a clear picture of what you need when purchasing an anchor.

You’ll discover:

  • The right size anchor for your boat and type of sailing.
  • The top anchors in both our long-and short-scope testing.
  • How to tame the anchor dancer.
  • Which materials make the most sense for an anchor.
  • Effective anchors priced from $200 to $2,000.
  • Advice for anchoring when the weather gets dicey.
  • Which anchors moved most – and which reset!

Practical Sailor‘s Specialty Anchors/Real World Anchoring thoroughly reviews the specialty anchor market, examining the holding power of the heavyweights, the ease of use of the lightweights, the versatility of the adjustables and more.

To be sure you can anchor (and sleep) in peace, purchase this ebook today.

*Please note: This is a downloadable E-book.


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