Proper anchoring technique not only involves having the knowledge and the correct equipment, but is often a bit of an art.  There are many factors that determine how well your Anchor will perform,  such as soil the type,  style of anchor, amount of chain used, and length of rope deployed.

Other factors that can affect your moorage include the wind and waves. There is no doubt that selecting the correct hardware including the proper type of anchor, fasteners, and your line is paramount to you successfully staying moored in your fishing hole, or getting a good night’s sleep.

At  Best Anchors.com there is a wide variety of  anchors to choose from to best suit your needs.  There are articles describing many of the most popular types, and we will be posting anchor comparisons and boat anchor reviews to help make selecting the appropriate anchor easy.