The Method Of Throwing The Boat Anchor

           Anchorage of ships is a common method of berthing. The process is generally: the ship with anchor chain or anchor cable connected to the ground thrown into the water, and make it in the ground, the anchoring force and the underwater consolidation, the ship firmly in the predetermined position, according to different waters, meteorological conditions and operational requirements, the anchoring method is different, commonly used in the way of the first anchor, the end of anchor and anchor.Boat Anchor

           1, bow Anchor: Bow anchor, there is a single anchor and double anchor two kinds. In general, only the single anchor can be tied to the ship, only in a particularly large wind waves and anchorage large and small when the anchor. When the bow is anchored, the wind, water force and wave impact forces of the hull are the smallest, so this way is the main way of anchoring and anchoring in the forecastle. Usually very small ships and fishing boats with only one anchor. In addition, any ship with two main anchors on the bow. When the ship is up to a certain extent, the ship should also be another standby main anchor, also known as wind anchor.Boat Anchor

           2, Stern anchor: The stern anchor is used for inland river ships and landing vessels. When the Inland river ships to the downstream navigation, in order to ensure safety and avoid turning, often use the stern anchor. In the landing ship back to the beach operation, in the host's cooperation, relying on the anchor machine pull the beach of the ship down the beachhead.

           3, the end of the anchor: If you want to berth the ship always to the side, against the wind, the use of Anchor way. The method of anchoring is generally to throw the main anchor from the direction of the wind, from the stern of a cable around the side of the ship and the main chain has been thrown out of the connection, and then release some of the main anchor chain, another way is, after the first main anchors are thrown, and then thrown from the tail The tail anchors are usually shipped out of the skiff, and the tail anchors are generally smaller than the main anchor, about 1/3 of the main anchor.Boat Anchor