Fortress now offers two models of its Complete Anchoring System: the FX-7, for boats to 27 feet overall, and the FX-11, for boats to 32 feet.
Both are made from marine-grade aluminum-magnesium alloy and come with 15 feet of chain spliced to 250 feet of 3/8-inch, three-strand nylon rope and a ¼-inch shackle. The large flukes adjust from a 32-degree angle for use in sand and clay to 45 degrees for soft mud. $349 (FX-7) and $389 (FX-11). Fortress Marine Anchors, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, (954) 978-9988. fortressanchors.com
This article originally appeared in the July 2017 issue.