Anchor and windlass hardware keeps your boat secure when not underway. A properly functioning windlass makes deploying and retrieval of your anchor rode and anchor significantly easier than manually performing the same task. Windlasses are positioned in a harsh environment on board and can suffer excess corrosion and rust causing failure. Ensure your unit is serviced regularly. When replacement is a must an appropriately sized should be installed securely to handle the load and weight demands.
Your boat’s hardware and rigging are the items that provide its on-water functionality. Depending on your vessel type and purpose hardware and rigging stretches from anchors to outriggers, masts to man overboard poles.