Swordfish Rig – Setting Up Terminal Tackle

swordfish rigFly Navarro is back with his good friend Capt. Paco Vela to discuss how to build a swordfish rig for daytime deep dropping.  They demonstrate how to set up the terminal tackle like lights, lead and wind on leader.

swordfish rigSwordfish Rig Supplies

  • ball bearing swivel
  • rigging floss
  • deep drop lights
  • longline clips
  • wind on leader 80 to 100 feet of 300# mono
  • rubber bands

Daytime sword fishing has become a great new fishery, but using the correct swordfish rig is essential for success.

Fly ZoneFly Navarro will take us to the “Fly Zone” with his vast knowledge and list of fishing connections.  Visit his Fly Zone Fishing site or Facebook to learn more or to ask Fly a question.

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