View Single Post
Old 01-05-2019, 06:49 AM   #5
Barney Bear
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 597
Thanks: 238
Thanked 154 Times in 92 Posts
Default Trip Line

Back in the Dark Ages, we did most of our boating on the Ohio River. Often we anchored out overnight. Always, there was the chance that the flukes of the anchor would become lodged under a waterlogged branch or tree. We fastened a light line with a small float to the lower end of the anchor. If the anchor was "trapped" under an obstruction, a pull on this line would help to remove the anchor from under the naughty obstruction. ��
Barney Bear is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links