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Stern Anchoring

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When and how would I use a stern anchor? I have seen others doing this while blackfishing over wrecks but have no idea why they don't just use a bow anchor like one would normally use? Are they using a different style of anchor?
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I have anchored from the stern many times while wreck fishing. I do it for many reasons. Obviously safety not being one of them:) I find it easier to move the rope around my cleats to move around on a peice. Sometimes it helps find the fish a bit eaiser. I also do it because the anchor I use is a wreck anchor and the one on my pulpit is not....
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