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# 20 ft of water how much anchor line?

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### How much anchor line should you use if the water is 20 feet deep?

Assuming you are on a boat and you are using a standard sized anchor, then if the water is 20 feet deep you'd use 20 feet of line.

### The water is 20 feet deep. How much anchor line should you use?

Assuming you are on a boat and you are using a standard sized anchor, then if the water is 20 feet deep you'd use 20 feet of line.

### How long should your anchor line be?

The length of anchor line is called "Scope" by mariners. The scope of your anchor line should be 5 to 7 times the depth of water that you're anchored in. It should never be less than 3 times the depth. In other words if you usually anchor where the water is 20 feet deep you should have a MINIMUM of 100 feet of line.

### You see a white buoy with a orange crossed diamond and black lettering What does this marker tell you?

You are anchoring your boat. The water is 20 feet deep. How much anchor line should you use?

### You see a white buoy with an orange crossed diamond and black lettering. What does this marker tell you?

You are anchoring your boat. The water is 20 feet deep. How much anchor line should you use?

### A ship drops its anchor The anchor traveled 217 feet to the sea floor If the anchor started at 20 feet above sea level what is the present elevation of the anchor relative to sea level?

217 - 20 = 197 Therefore, it is 197 feet between the seabed (and anchor) and the sea level.

### How big was the Titanic anchor?

It took 20 horses to pull titanics anchor and at its time was the bigest anchor ever forged and for some time after that. but I do not know how large it was.

-197 ft.

### How many horses pulled the titanic's anchor?

20 draft horses were used to pull the 15 ton main anchor.

### How much is 20?

20 teaspoons of water is 100 grams

### What are the release dates for Murphy Brown - 1988 The Fifth Anchor 6-20?

Murphy Brown - 1988 The Fifth Anchor 6-20 was released on: USA: 7 March 1994

### How do you calculate the load line of a boat?

the plimsoll line tells you when youve reached the loading limit on the ship(gross weight). Say its 20 000 tonnes, then youve displaced 20 000 tonnes of water (archemides principle). Where this equates to the water line on the hull is the plimsoll line. Variation due to water density and temperature will also be taken into account