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Fish hawk X4 using Scotty snubber
Sep 19, 2015 - 1:00 PM - by perchjerker
perchjerker's Avatar Hi guys

I have a X4 with the breakaway tether between the probe and the ball.

I just bought some Scotty snubbers to use on my riggers.

Should I use this in addition to the X4 tether? When I connect them up it makes for a pretty long assembly from the rigger snap to the ball.

Or should I just not use the Scotty snubber on that rigger? I like the fact that its easier to grab then the bare cable

I have not used this yet.... [Read More]
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running j plugs
Sep 03, 2015 - 6:29 AM - by stcroixx09
just wondering what prefered speed for plugs is? slower faster or same as basic spread?
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Broken Braid & Down Rigger Cable
Sep 02, 2015 - 9:26 AM - by Hockey390
Hockey390's Avatar I had written this in a report, but didn't get many views or feedback so wanted to mention it here.

Had a good hook up and good strong fish that took a lot of 50# power pro attached to dipsey/flasher/fly off the reel. We got down to 100' back on line counter and then broke off my 50# Power Pro and took all my gear.

Also managed to snap 1 year old cannon downrigger cable with my 12# ball attached. Was ready to set line in blacks release and hit the rigger down... [Read More]
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