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Re: anchor winch dilemmas

Posted: Tue Jan 10, 2012 8:04 am
by Finally
DOH! Luckily I subscribe to the concept "the only stupid question is the one that isn't asked".

Here I was visualising - I've got this hook in my hand - how is hooking that over a rope rode going to work.

Re: anchor winch dilemmas

Posted: Tue Jan 10, 2012 1:01 pm
by rexd666
FYI for the knot challenged like me.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rolling_hitch

Re: anchor winch dilemmas

Posted: Wed Jan 11, 2012 7:52 am
by 44c

Re: anchor winch dilemmas

Posted: Sun Jun 26, 2016 10:28 pm
by Romeo
Smooth Cruiser wrote
in my opinion every boat should have a short strong rope cleated off with a chain hook on the end forward of the winch
Does anyone know where I can get a 8mm chain hook or claw with a locking pin? I have heard they are made but I have yet been unable to find one