Question about Scotty DOWNRIGGERS Strongarm Downrigger

1 Answer

My sotty downrigger is stiff wont go down on its own

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Top Expert:

    An expert who has finished #1 on the weekly Top 10 Fixya Experts Leaderboard.

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

  • Scotty Master
  • 41,478 Answers

Try some WD40 or silicone oil

Posted on Oct 30, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

My downrigger goes down slow and comes up slow


you need to make sure that you are using a heavy weight. I use 20 pounds.

Jul 22, 2011 | Scotty DOWNRIGGERS Strongarm Downrigger

1 Answer

Looking for parts & service: mag 10A cannon downrigger


Your best bet for price is looking on ebay, there are lots of links off of an inquire.

Apr 12, 2010 | MAG Cannon Mag 5 HS Downrigger

2 Answers

IHAVE A CANNON MAG 5 AND THE CABLE RUST UP ON ME CHANGED CABLE AND IT DID IT AGAIN IN ONLY 4 HRS


Corrosion is caused by small amounts of electrical current flow following the path of least resistance and jumping off one piece of metal to another one thus taking a small piece of metal with it when it goes. You have to either eliminate the current flow or slow it down or make it go somewhere else. The positive ion control in these downriggers can probably add to the problem. Also if you're fishing in salt water, it is a natural electrolyte and if two differnt kinds of metal are in saltwater, they creat a natural battery and produce enough electrical current to corrode the metal. I would suggest maybe using a sacrificial anode. It's a piece of metal with lower resistance to electrical current flow than the metal you're trying to use, thus is corrodes the anode before corroding the metal you're protecting. Anodes are made of metals like aluminum, zinc and magnesium. If you had a small piece of one of those metals and wrapped it around the downrigger spool before you wound the cable onto it, it would rust it out before rusting your cable. You can also try turning down your Ion Control. I've seen my cable rusting a little bit but it doesn't seem to be that bad or rust so fast. I'm wondering if you're using a different kind of metal for your cannonball?

Oct 15, 2009 | MAG Cannon Mag 5 HS Downrigger

1 Answer

Cannon downrigger


score along the seam with a razor knife just below the cover where the screws are you need to reach an 1/16th inch deep insert a screw driver into the rubber gromet where the power cord goes in and pry open the cover be very carefull not to use any of the insides as a lever and use finess not brute force

Oct 04, 2009 | Cannon Digi Troll(Tm) Iv Eelectric...

2 Answers

Used (older) Cannon Digitroll II Manual or advice


I have the quick start manual for digi-trol II. I will try to scan it and post later today.
Kevin

Jun 20, 2009 | Cannon Digi Troll(Tm) Iv Eelectric...

1 Answer

Cannon Digitrol 1V bottom tracking not working


Hello!
Here is the user manual for your downrigger:
DT IV Downrigger
The programming starts on page 12.

Best of luck!
Mike

Jan 14, 2009 | Cannon Digi Troll(Tm) Iv Eelectric...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Scotty DOWNRIGGERS Strongarm Downrigger Logo

Related Topics:

218 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Scotty Fishing Experts

ray gallant

Level 3 Expert

41478 Answers

Steve P
Steve P

Level 3 Expert

2546 Answers

Andrew Taylor
Andrew Taylor

Level 3 Expert

14584 Answers

Are you a Scotty Fishing Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...