Rope and Chain Guides

.Rope and Chain Guides

rope and chain guidesIf you are installing the Stress Free into the anchor well, we recommend a rope and chain guide is placed just in front of the hatch opening.

3 options available:

.4” anchor roller
.6” anchor roller
.hawse pipe

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rope roller 4'.4” Roller – suits most situations


. Stops any scuffing on the boat as the rope and chain tracks down from your bow sprit to spool on and off the drum
.Helps the rope and chain to track out to each side of the drum

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6 inch roller.6” Anchor Roller

When the distance between the hatch opening and the edge of the Stress Free drum is less than 200mm, we recommend the wider roller.

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Hawse Pipes

Hawse Pipe
Rope and Chain Guides
Pot Lifter


The hawse pipe is a highly polished stainless steel tube that has a flared entry and a 30 degree bend that will suit most boats.

The hawse pipe is used to centre the line from the bow of the boat to the centre of the drum:

  • When the hatch opening is off centre
  • When there is no access point to the drum
  • When there is no ha