• Welcome to the DeeperBlue.com Forums, the largest online community dedicated to Freediving, Scuba Diving and Spearfishing. To gain full access to the DeeperBlue.com Forums you must register for a free account. As a registered member you will be able to:

    • Join over 44,280+ fellow diving enthusiasts from around the world on this forum
    • Participate in and browse from over 516,210+ posts.
    • Communicate privately with other divers from around the world.
    • Post your own photos or view from 7,441+ user submitted images.
    • All this and much more...

    You can gain access to all this absolutely free when you register for an account, so sign up today!

louisanna rig setup??

Thread Status: Hello , There was no answer in this thread for more than 60 days.
It can take a long time to get an up-to-date response or contact with relevant users.

nightstalker

New Member
Nov 30, 2003
4
0
0
56
Is this the way to go...SS lineshaft with brass disconnect. 5' heavy landyard to tie off to rig. Heavy shaft with sliptip. Seahornet,riffe or Wong?

thankee
 

rigdvr

Not Available in Stores
May 28, 2002
1,317
130
0
44
tank hunting or freediving? The rig you described is a type of "riding rig" which is preffered by most serious rig tankers but not the ideal setup for freediving.
 

nightstalker

New Member
Nov 30, 2003
4
0
0
56
Rgdvr:
we are using scuba. I've got alot experience down to 75' spearing but want to setup my rig so I don't have too much of a learning curve at 120' on the rigs next week. Have a solid day to rig when I get down there and learn but was hoping to get the skinny from a rigdvr like yourself. I'm a retired navy diver so have solid training....
 

rigdvr

Not Available in Stores
May 28, 2002
1,317
130
0
44
when are you going? What type of gun?

definately ss cable. I use 500# coated. I use 3 wraps on the gun and when tanking it I usually just use a brass clip connected to the gun bungie. If I want to leave it I unclip it from the gun and wrap it around a rig leg.

Be careful and good luck.
 

icarus pacific

Human-in-training
Nov 7, 2001
2,880
212
0
62
and don't forget...

...with an extra shaft, fresh batteries in the 'puter and the notion drilled into your noggin that the bubbles always point the way up and screw the fish if it comes to it.
 
DeeperBlue.com - The Worlds Largest Community Dedicated To Freediving, Scuba Diving and Spearfishing

ABOUT US

ISSN 1469-865X | Copyright © 1996 - 2021 deeperblue.net limited.

DeeperBlue.com is the World's Largest Community dedicated to Freediving, Scuba Diving, Spearfishing and Diving Travel.

We've been dedicated to bringing you the freshest news, features and discussions from around the underwater world since 1996.

ADVERT