On a round-the-world trip, you will spend the major part of your time at anchor (certain people talk of more than 90% of the time)... So, you can easily imagine the importance of your choice of anchor. It must be strong, set on all types of seabed, resist a particularly aggressive environment and...be light! In short, a rare object!
Amongst the most popular anchors endorsed by long-term cruisers, we find the Spade, for its incredible holding power...www.stfeurope.com