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Anchors & mooring equipment for boats

A good anchor is one of the most important pieces of equipment for boats and yachts. Only a properly sized boat anchor ensures safety when anchoring in strong winds and prevents the boat from getting stuck in an emergency. Weight, material quality and design of the anchor are essential criteria; at Compass you will only find anchors from top brands that have proven themselves in practice in terms of quality and holding power.

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A good anchor is one of the most important pieces of equipment for boats and yachts. Only a properly sized boat anchor ensures safety when anchoring in strong winds and prevents the boat from getting stuck in an emergency. Weight, material quality and design of the anchor are essential criteria; at Compass you will only find anchors from top brands that have proven themselves in practice in terms of quality and holding power.

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Anchors & mooring equipment for boats

A good anchor is one of the most important pieces of equipment for boats and yachts. Only a properly sized boat anchor ensures safety when anchoring in strong winds and prevents the boat from getting stuck in an emergency. Weight, material quality and design of the anchor are essential criteria; at Compass you will only find anchors from top brands that have proven themselves in practice in terms of quality and holding power.

Boat anchors with the best holding power in a large selection at compass24.

At Compass24 you will find a large selection of anchor types that will enable you to choose the right anchor. Every anchor from the Compass online shop is made from high quality materials and construction and complies with the relevant DIN and ISO standards. Stainless steel anchors must be forged from V4A to AISI 316 stainless steel to ensure adequate strength and breaking load. For years of corrosion resistance, stainless steel anchors should also be ground and polished. Ship anchors made of malleable cast iron and a special manganese steel alloy are extremely resistant. You should look for a high-quality hot-dip galvanisation when buying a steel anchor.

The shape, weight and construction determine the holding power of an anchor. The size and weight of the boat determine which anchor harness is needed. On larger yachts, two anchors of different types make sense. The classic SOC anchor is an excellent all-purpose anchor for various anchoring purposes. with long, clear, deeply engraved flakes. A special plough anchor is the DELTA anchor, which can be buried very quickly with a ballast in the tip of the flank. Germanischer Lloyd recognised this ploughshare anchor as an anchor with high holding power.

Flat anchor is an excellent general-purpose anchor for various anchoring purposes, digging deep with long, pointed staves. Flat anchors are often used as secondary or stern anchors, as their shallower structure makes them very easy to stow in the stern boxes or stern cage. Plate anchors made of aluminium are relatively light and offer high stability; compared to their weight, they have a high holding value.

Folding grapnels , as well as anchors , are excellent for smaller dinghies, powerboats and other pleasure craft. As folding anchors with retractable grabs, drones can be folded anywhere on board and are quickly ready for use. Folding dredges are also very useful for search operations and mountaineering. Folding anchor , Folding anchor supplies premium quality stainless steel and cast steel in various sizes.

For every boat size and every area of use, you will find the right anchor in solid quality at compass24 in the Compass Online Shop.

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