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Old 05-07-2019, 09:16 AM
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Old 05-10-2019, 01:41 PM
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Originally Posted by moonzy1 View Post
Got my order in.
Cant wait to get them. Tiles in 2 weeks
You are a "Rig Artist" my friend.

I have switched all my premade rigs to Blueaction. Quality and service are unmatched
I couldn't agree more. Great guy and great rigs. Doug is top-shelf! Got my rigs and plan to get them wet next weekend.
Old 05-10-2019, 05:34 PM
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Xfernal....which rig are you using.....what size hook and how many hooks
Old 05-21-2019, 12:32 PM
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To give credit where credit is due......Just got back from a trip to Grand Cay to deep drop with these rigs. We put over 100 fish in the boat and the rigs looked brand new. You can't beat these rigs. No kinked up tangled rigs after 100 fish is impressive. The length is perfect, the droppers are perfect.. They hooked up to a fish every drop. I am more tham impressed with all of Dougs gear. Not to mention you cannot make them for the price and his customer service is the best hands down. These rigs are a game changer for deep dropping. Get them, you wont be dissapointed. We wont ever drop anything but these rigs from now on, period.


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Old 05-21-2019, 03:39 PM
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How long is the mainline? Wondering if it will clear the water on a bent butt or if I’ll have to sling the weight over the rail.

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Old 05-21-2019, 05:37 PM
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Originally Posted by Unit310 View Post
How long is the mainline? Wondering if it will clear the water on a bent butt or if I’ll have to sling the weight over the rail.

Thanks
Depending on the rig: Approx. 63-69" so also depends on your rod and bent butt dimensions/configurtion.

We always grab the weight and bring in the boat, in the adjacent rod holder (stick weight that fits) or other device (I used to use PVC contraption I made).
Old 05-21-2019, 05:49 PM
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Originally Posted by Texasblue View Post
Depending on the rig: Approx. 63-69" so also depends on your rod and bent butt dimensions/configurtion.

We always grab the weight and bring in the boat, in the adjacent rod holder (stick weight that fits) or other device (I used to use PVC contraption I made).
I appreciate it. You just let the droppers swing free or just hook them to the one above or below like a sabiki rig?
Old 05-21-2019, 05:58 PM
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Originally Posted by Unit310 View Post


I appreciate it. You just let the droppers swing free or just hook them to the one above or below like a sabiki rig?
The branch lines and hooks hang free. There was a photo above that gives pretty good representation of how its configured. Please feel free to give me a call if I can add more detail or explain better? Always happy to discuss.
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Old 05-22-2019, 04:48 AM
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We have the rods in holders near middle of the boat, stick weight in a rod holder a couple spots back from the rod. The rig stays out of the water and the droppers swing freely. We pull around to the numbers, gently toss the weight out the side to keep the rods apart. These rigs are the perfect size for sure. They also never tangle. I definately recommend them.
Old 05-22-2019, 05:02 PM
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Been using these rigs for a couple years now , and will continue too , they work time and time again .
Old 05-22-2019, 05:13 PM
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Originally Posted by dorado42 View Post
Xfernal....which rig are you using.....what size hook and how many hooks
These are what I am using. They will catch smaller fish too, but still big enough for the giants.



Old 05-29-2019, 06:18 AM
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Originally Posted by The AQ View Post
To give credit where credit is due......Just got back from a trip to Grand Cay to deep drop with these rigs. We put over 100 fish in the boat and the rigs looked brand new. You can't beat these rigs. No kinked up tangled rigs after 100 fish is impressive. The length is perfect, the droppers are perfect.. They hooked up to a fish every drop. I am more tham impressed with all of Dougs gear. Not to mention you cannot make them for the price and his customer service is the best hands down. These rigs are a game changer for deep dropping. Get them, you wont be dissapointed. We wont ever drop anything but these rigs from now on, period.


Big thanks. You dudes are machines!
Old 05-29-2019, 07:21 AM
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Got mine and ready to break them in for the big catches. Thanks Doug your work is great and always hook up!
Old 05-31-2019, 11:53 AM
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Doug....can you send me 3 sets of 11/0 rigs, glow squid....paypal is ericdustinlane@bellsouth.net. Planer bridle works well, even with a %#^@^%$@ bimini twist...lol
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Doug....can you send me 3 sets of 11/0 rigs, glow squid....paypal is ericdustinlane@bellsouth.net. Planer bridle works well, even with a %#^@^%$@ bimini twist...lol
Thanks for the laugh on the Bimini. Perfect timing today
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I thought you may laugh either at me ordering deep drop rigs for 5 knots of current or the bimini twist...lol
Old 06-05-2019, 12:02 PM
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Im glad others have some good weather. Im getting depressed being landlocked. At least I can live vicariously though great customers!


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Once again, Blue Action Tackle has filled the fish box. Supreme craftsmanship is the only way I can describe these deep drop rigs. Thanks again Doug ! You are UN-beatable !!







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Old 06-10-2019, 04:01 PM
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BIG thanks. Hoping to jump on some fish this week ... finally!
Old 06-12-2019, 05:47 PM
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Got them today Doug & as always excellent craftsmanship. Now if we can get the Gulf to settle. Thanks, Luke.

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