Jun 03

Types of anchors: the growl

Anchoring is a more complicated task than you think, so you have to take very seriously this maneuver, and we’re not just talking about throwing a chain and anchor to the seabed.

We must also be aware of the risks or personal shocks that can produce finished our boat against the rocks.

There are a variety of anchors, the grapnel talk now, this type of anchor’s main characteristic is their long arms ending in triangular point known as nails.

The grapnel, usually has four arms, but we can find three models, this anchor is ideal for anchoring in areas of algae, because of his long arms and claws that slip between the branches of the algae.