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* NOW DEEP DROP PACKS (in addition to solo rigs) *

Old 01-23-2019, 01:17 PM
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Arrow * NOW DEEP DROP PACKS (in addition to solo rigs) *

* REVISED *

Pleased to announce the B.A.T. PACK. Many thanks to all for the support and requests!




The standard PACK includes:
- 3 Deep Drop Rigs
- Choice of Glow Sleeve or Glow Squid
- Choice of 11/0, 12/0 or 13/0 hooks. Will do combinations of above for same price
- 2 Deep Drop Lights in any combination of Green, Blue and Multi-Color
- 1 Stick weight of 5lbs which fits in rod holder/gunnel (please inquire about availability of 8lb as well)


Available at Blueactiontackle.com

Please indicate any combination requests in notes with order at checkout.

$68.75
As always still offering just the stand alone rigs too!


All rigs are made in-house with nothing but heavy duty components. No compromises. As always, individual items can be sold separately and custom work welcome.
- MAIN LINE: 400LB MONO
- BRANCHES: 300LB MONO
- BARREL SWIVEL: 500LB
- SLEEVE SWIVEL: 350LB
- COASTLOCK: 350lb
- HOOKS: 4 MUSTAD 39960D Circle Hooks.

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Please contact me for any inquiries and many thanks!

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Old 01-23-2019, 01:18 PM
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What brand hooks do the rigs come with?
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Only the best, really great rigs from a great guy.
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Sweet set up with weights and lights. Top notch quality
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Great guy and great equipment, now if the weather would only cooperate.............
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Originally Posted by txaggie25 View Post
What brand hooks do the rigs come with?
- HOOKS: 4 MUSTAD 39960D Circle Hooks
- MAIN LINE: 400LB MONO
- BRANCHES: 300LB MONO
- BARREL SWIVEL: 500LB
- SLEEVE SWIVEL: 350LB
- COASTLOCK: 350lb
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Thanks again them Tiles and Barrels dont have a chance
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Just getting started in this. What size hooks for tilefish?
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Originally Posted by Rfrasc View Post
Just getting started in this. What size hooks for tilefish?
First, for background, I use Mustad39960D hooks. For starters, they have a deep "belly" which allows fish to stay buttoned on the long way up and have srtong wire. I consider it the standard.

Now to the sizes. I use sizes 11/0, 12/0 and 13/0. Some of the choice in size is dependent on target species. To give a rough idea, in the N East an 11/0 might be the better choice if target is Blue line Tiles. For Golden Tiles, Id say a 12/0 and would be good size and also a middle of the road hook across the spectrum. The 13/0, in my opinion, is very good if you will be getting into bigger jaws consistently. Personally, with area we fished I used 13/0 hooks but that was based on many years in certain areas. They were also proven effective with other deep species such as Barrelfish, Yellowedge etc. I offer that "in general". Folks have their own preferences based on their individual success/fishery and experience

I stay humble at all times with deep dropping but have spent many years with it and, to that point, am always willing to share whatever I may know. Because we spent years going it alone, we are always willing to help jump start others' move into deep dropping.

Feel free to call me directly if you'd like to discuss!
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Old 01-30-2019, 07:32 AM
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I ordered and received my deep drop pack. It was a smooth and easy transaction and it arrived in a very timely fashion. I have to say, I have rigged my own stuff for years and I am impressed with the quality of these rigs. Moreover I am impressed at what you get for the price. Also Doug followed up with me to answer any questions I might have. It was a pleasure to get to know him and he is a wealth of knowledge on deep dropping. I look forward to doing business with him in the future.
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Thx Doug. I will contact you soon.
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Great deep drop rigs always an ease to catch and keep your catch. Thank you Doug for all your continuing help and tips.����
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Caught on the Blue Action rigs. Atlantic limit 2 days this week. Pic of the captain with a nice golden.

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Just ordered two... Gonna see what they look like!
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Originally Posted by hnmoss View Post
Just ordered two... Gonna see what they look like!
On the way and many thanks!
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Got my B A T pack order today. Doug's the man. Can't wait to use these rigs
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Thanks to all. Busy and happy to be, Let me know if you want anything special additions etc.

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Thanks, Doug. As usual, it's a pleasure doing business with you.
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Don't hesitate to contact me for a combo of your liking. No problem to customize,add, subtract etc.
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Sign me up for a pack. 12/0, one squid, two straight glow. Best terminal gear you can’t buy for double the money elsewhere!
Thanks Doug!

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