Para-Anchor Set-Up By Zack Smith
this DVD show you how to rig
a parachute sea anchor!
The Complete Para-Anchor Set-Up is a must for any boater
who ventures offshore. This superb video gives boaters
essential information about para-anchors: how to connect
para-anchors on a variety of boats, the differences
between low and high impact para-anchors, simple bridle
and rode formulas, and suggestions for hand signals
for communication in noisy wind conditions.
The Complete Para-Anchor Set-Up uses both underwater
and aerial footage — some shot in storm-force winds — to
demonstrate how para-anchors work, and provides valuable
instruction that books cannot — and no other video does!
The easily-understood instructions show
setting up trip lines, chafe gear and sail trim,
using footage of live
Zack Smith, a
noted para-anchor designer, shares his
easy-to-follow formulas for calculating correct bridle
and rode lengths that help sailors avoid
common rigging mistakes.
viewing, you’ll be ready to
set up a safe and effective para-anchor aboard your own
Call (800) 777-0732 or visit an authorized bookstore or
marine store in your area. The DVD is priced at
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