View Full Version : Anchor questions.....

Just Havin Fun
06-08-2011, 07:10 PM
Hi, I am very new to the "bigger boat" club.

I used to have a 16.5 ft / 2,000 lb boat that was very easy to anchor. I pick up my new X-25 (21.5 ft / 4,300 lbs) on Friday and have no idea what kind of anchor to get.

I would love suggestions on anchor type, size, and length of rope to get.

I am very excited about the new boat, but don't want to float away!



06-08-2011, 07:47 PM
Subject was covered pretty good the other day:

Most everyone loves the box anchor, but it is pricey.

Just Havin Fun
06-08-2011, 08:42 PM
That thread helped a lot, thank you.


06-08-2011, 10:09 PM
Didn't really read the thread, but I sweat by a small box anchor. Used to blow all over with a Danforth anchor but got a box anchor and never move an inch. Love it!!

06-09-2011, 09:44 AM
boatsupplyonline.com has small box anchor shipped for $128.
Just ordered mine.