Compact electric downrigger telescopes to 60" for the reach needed to clear swim platforms or increase your wire spread. Collapses to 36" for storage. Its speed, low amp draw 6A (with 10lb. weight), lifting power, ease of operation and durability gives you a formidable advantage on the water. Full automatic hands-free operation on retrieval. Use the No. 1008 stopper beads to stop at any position that you set The lowest amp draw of any downrigger made. Less than one third the battery draw than some of the competition.
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