Tips for choosing and using the right Anchor. Myths and Facts: Myth: The heavier the anchor, the better….. Fact: Modern designs and state-of-the-art engineering have made anchors not only better, but lighter, too! In several real world tests, including one conducted by the U.S. Navy, the best holding anchors were actually among the lightest! Anchor design has more effect on holding power than weight.
– Texas Saltwater Fishing Guide