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This book is the bible for learning to use and operate downriggers. Dick Pool, the author, has used and designed downriggers for over thirty years. A number of the innovations on modern downriggers are a result of his work. The book covers key subjects like how to choose a downrigger, how to rig it for best results and how much weight you need for different applications.

111 Pages
Many Pictures and Illustrations in Color and Black and White


  • How Downriggers Work
  • Fishing With a Downrigger
  • The release Mechanism
  • Four reasons Downriggers Catch More Fish
  • Choosing a Downrigger
  • Downrigger Do's & Dont's
  • Electrolysis & Wire Hum
  • Multiple Lines on one Downrigger
  • Downrigger Planers for high Speed Trolling
  • Downriggers for Salmon
  • Downriggers for Trout & Walleye
  • Downriggers for Halibut
  • Downriggers for King Mackerel
  • Downriggers for Sharks
  • Downriggers for Big Game Fish
  • Downriggers Mounting Technics
  • Common Downrigger Questions


  • Albacore
  • Aluminum Boats
  • Amps & Power Draw
  • Big Jon
  • Black Box
  • Boom Length
  • Bottom Tracking
  • Cable
  • Cannon
  • Clutch Brake
  • Common Downrigger Questions
  • Counter
  • Dodgers & Flashers
  • Dorado
  • Downrigger Spool
  • Drag Brake
  • Drop Back leader lengths
  • Electric Downriggers
  • Electric Efficiency
  • Electronic Fish Finders
  • Gimbal Mount
  • Halibut
  • Huntington Planer
  • King mackerel
  • Kokanee
  • Laketrout
  • Marlin
  • Mounting
  • Penn
  • Planers
  • Portable Mounts
  • Positive Ions
  • Premature Release
  • Pulley
  • Rail Mount
  • Release Clip
  • Release Tension
  • Rod Holder Location
  • Rods, Reels & Lines
  • Salmon
  • Sharks
  • Speed of Retrieve
  • Stacking
  • Striped Bass
  • Swivel Mount
  • Thermocline
  • Tracking the Bottom
  • Trout
  • Tuna
  • Two Rods on One Downrigger
  • Wahoo
  • Walker
  • Walleye
  • Weight Recommendations
  • Wire Hum
  • Z Wing Planer

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