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Anchor Chain-Rope Splice - Jan 2016

posted 26 Jan 2016, 13:00 by Geoff Head   [ updated 23 Aug 2016, 19:56 ]
To resolve the problem of the big shackle getting stuck in the bow roller when dropping (and weighing) the anchor I removed the big shackle and spliced the rope directly onto the chain.  First time doing this so need to monitor how well it works in practice.