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Forum: Other Equipment 07-26-2009, 05:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 12,687
Posted By Craig Smith
Red face The CQR, first of the old generation small boat...

The CQR, first of the old generation small boat anchors is about the worst possible type of anchor available these days, and considering the price of the genuine item represent by far the poorest...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 01-07-2008, 02:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,781
Posted By Craig Smith
The link doesn't work, but you mean their...

The link doesn't work, but you mean their Buegels? They look okay but I don't know who's making them, it isn't WASI...

For general comments on the design, see above and below, and also take a look...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 01-05-2008, 08:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,781
Posted By Craig Smith
Red face I don't think that's necessary. We only advise...

I don't think that's necessary. We only advise 1/2" (if G40/hi-test) to be matched with the Rocna 55, which is a big anchor! You're talking about a lot of unnecessary weight.

If you want to change...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 01-05-2008, 08:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,781
Posted By Craig Smith
Red face Buegel just means 'handle' or 'roll-bar' in...

Buegel just means 'handle' or 'roll-bar' in German, "Buegelanker" should be obvious. WASI is a German steel firm which builds the 316 stainless versions. The original design is old, from the 80s, and...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 01-03-2008, 11:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,781
Posted By Craig Smith
Red face There is no such thing as "Buegel", and not much...

There is no such thing as "Buegel", and not much that qualifies as a 'genuine' Buegelanker, although WASI in Germany make the closest thing - although only in stainless.

Your idea to avoid copies...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 02-05-2007, 05:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,744
Posted By Craig Smith
Sorry, it seems the European Central Bank's...

Sorry, it seems the European Central Bank's servers were down over the weekend. You can try again now, it should be working fine.

The Power & Motoryacht article is the same as the SAIL and...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 02-04-2007, 02:14 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,744
Posted By Craig Smith
We are actually in the process of setting up a...

We are actually in the process of setting up a Danish distributor, but for the time being your closest agents are the Netherlands and the UK. See "where to buy" on our website for details (set region...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 02-03-2007, 08:30 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,744
Posted By Craig Smith
Quite - for our part, I will claim that the Rocna...

Quite - for our part, I will claim that the Rocna will set and out-perform any other anchor, on a size-for-size basis, regardless of the bottom type. One exception is rock, for which no anchor except...
Forum: General Cruising Forum 02-02-2007, 09:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,744
Posted By Craig Smith
Hi all. This is now a false logic, as it...

Hi all.

This is now a false logic, as it relies on the assumption that anchors are specialist, intended for particular bottom. It happens that the old traditional types have characteristics that...
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