Cruisers Forum
 


Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on Cruisers Forums. Advertise Here
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 07-08-2017, 05:21   #16
Registered User

Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 530
Re: Fishing floats, traps, and nets

Hi steve

Quote:
One question I still don't understand - Some of these floats have to be marking nets due to the water depth. Why don't these nets have intermediate floats along their length? Do they truly only have surface floats at either end?
Where you have a number of floats is because the combination of depth and current effecting the down line. Pass the last float - normally with the flag. I have had 5 @ 6 inch floats held under water for 2 weeks due to tidal currents. What gear is on the other end (lines, traps or nets is not relevant to a cruiser).
__________________
2 Dogs
justwaiting is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
fish, fishing, loa

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Skipmac floats his boat sailorboy1 General Sailing Forum 53 22-03-2016 06:59
Coffee Press that floats!! SY Pollen Path Provisioning: Food & Drink 2 12-06-2015 22:25
New miracle material for boats? Metal that floats!! Rohan General Sailing Forum 25 26-05-2015 06:36
Negotiating Lobster Pots and Fishing Nets around Portland in Victoria GILow Navigation 3 24-12-2012 12:27

Advertise Here


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 15:45.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.