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    Best type of anchor

    I need to buy an anchor for my boat. Any suggestions about the best type of anchor? The anchors most in my price range are: the folding grapnel anchor, a steel claw anchor, a "quick set" fluke anchor, or a mushroom anchor. All of those anchors are on and run around 20-30 bucks...
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    waterproofing the hull

    My father and I were out sailing a while ago and I managed to flip our boat over. It was almost impossible to right it and, once we did, it was too swamped to sail back to shore. Luckily someone saw us capsize and sped out to tow us back to shore. After making it back to the beach and...