This is the best of anchoring and mooring accessories


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Anchoring and Mooring - Accessories
Anchoring and Mooring – Accessories

Anchoring and mooring are necessary maneuvers for all boat owners, and are at the same time among the most delicate steps when at sea. Fortunately, we are helped by increasingly modern ad hoc accessories (anchors, anchor windlasses, fenders) that make mooring and anchoring easier, avoiding unforeseen mishaps and difficult moments on board. Here are six new products, scouted at the shows and otherwise.

Anchoring & Mooring. Fender – Pop Fender

Fender - Pop Fender
Fender – Pop Fender

A fender that measures just 25 centimeters when closed, as much as 62 when open. Why have a telescopic fender? Simple, to save space when you need to keep it on board, even in very small lockers.

Still Olympic – Quick

Still Olympic - Quick anchoring & mooring
Still Olympic – Quick

Compact casting that minimizes weight, using stamped sheet metal for manufacturing, and small fins that keep the anchor perpendicular to the bottom, facilitating anchoring. Weight of the first two models: 13 and 16 kg, suitable for boats up to 13 meters.

Rocna MK II Anchor – CMP Group

Rocna MK II Anchor - CMP Group
Rocna MK II Anchor – CMP Group

The famous Rocna anchor gets a makeover. Thanks to a new element, the roll-foil, the anchor always finds the best angle of penetration, and ensures a stable hold once anchored. The anchor profile has been revised, allowing this model to be more durable.

Anchoring & Mooring. DZC 5000 – Data Hidrolik

DZC 5000 - Data Hidrolik anchoring & mooring
DZC 5000 – Data Hidrolik

Resulting from the recent business agreement between SAIM and Data Hidrolik, the Turkish brand’s windlasses made their debut at recent boat shows. The DZC 5000 model, in hydraulic and electric versions, is suitable for large boats.

X1 Dark Version – Lofrans’

X1 Dark Line - Lofrans'
X1 Dark Line – Lofrans’

The dark version anchor windlass by Lofrans’ is born. The new winches have a chain counter magnet, anodized aluminum gearbox and IP67 protected motor. The chain is operated through the spring-loaded arm.

CLR Mooring Winch – Harken

CLR Mooring Winch - Harken
CLR Mooring Winch – Harken

Lightweight and compact, it is designed to facilitate mooring maneuvers in any situation. It disappears entirely below deck keeping the deck clear. It is available in six models, for boats between 10 and 110 meters in length.

Gottifredi Maffioli – Evodock Mooring

Gottifredi Maffioli - Evodock Mooring
Gottifredi Maffioli – Evodock Mooring

Gottifredi’s Mooring line includes mooring lines with excellent elasticity, maneuverability and high breaking strengths. Evodock is one-piece tapered with Nylon and Dyneema sections to combine lightness with strength. Diameter 26-45 mm.

Arming – Ready Dock Ropes

Arming - Ready Dock Ropes anchoring & mooring
Arming – Ready Dock Ropes

Armare Ropes has a line specifically for mooring motor boats. Ready Dock is the mooring line that is part of the range, made to be ready to use for mooring in all conditions. 100% polyester and diameters from 12 to 22 mm.

Anchoring & Mooring. GeoTwin Gleistein – Lmarinegroup

GeoTwin Gleistein - Lmarinegroup
GeoTwin Gleistein – Lmarinegroup

Gleistein’s GeoTwin polyester mooring lines are very flexible and durable. They are very resistant to both elongation and abrasion, and also have water-repellent properties. Available diameters: 20-44 mm, in blue or black.



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