Spade Anchor USA
Sailing, Anchors, Sail Boat
The unique design makes it so effective!
Plow shaped anchors are designed to plow the sea floor, as they move through it – hence their name. SPADE anchors by name, and by action, dig deeply into the sea floor. Once they are within the sea floor, the concave shape of SPADE anchors is designed to compact the sea floor, and not move!
The Manufacturer of the SPADE anchor never refers to an anchor’s weight, but rather to its effective surface area. The remarkable efficiency of a SPADE anchor is due to the size and shape of its effective surface: SPADE anchors of the same surface area will have the same holding power, no matter the material of which they are made.
The SPADE anchor is manufactured in three materials (Steel, Aluminum, and Stainless Steel), and in ten sizes. Hi-tensile steel versions are hot-dip galvanized. All SPADE anchors of the same size, regardless of the material they are made of, will work with the same efficiency
, best bower
, primary anchor
, Sail Boat
, secondary anchor