Terms & Glossaries of Shipping and Trading

Anchor Rode

Anchor Rode means the anchor line, rope or cable connecting the anchor chain to the vessel.

What is Anchor Rode?

Anchor rodes consist of a length of chain, rope or a combination of rope and chain that connects an anchor to a boat. The rope portion of anchor rodes typically consists of nylon three-strand, 12-strand or double-braid line.