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    Anchor Time- What size for my Gibson

    OK.. so now I am looking for an Anchor for my '99 50' Gibson. Planned use is mainly intracoastal in South East Florida.

    So.. what anchor and what size do ya'll recommend?

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    if nothing else you can call gibson direct,they would know as i'm sure old houseboater and a few others would.

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    type in "anchor weight guide" in google .it gives all your answers

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    Use at Least 12 feet of chain. I like the Danforth

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    Looking for a Windlass

    Ok.. What manufacturer and model Windlass for my Gibson?

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    Lemar, this is the one I used.

    But the next time it will be a free drop.



    http://www.wholesalemarine.com/p/LEW...0oAKA#readmore

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    I use a Lewmar Pro-Fish 1000 free-fall windlass, with a 35# Delta, 20' of 5/16" chain and 5/8" rode for my 35 footer. I think you'd want at least that.

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